OLD ABYSSINIA (THE HISTORIC ROUTE)
Duration: 9 Days and 8 Nights
In this itinerary with a duration of 8 days trip through Northern Ethiopia, we will discover historic cities such as Axum, Lalibela, Gondar and Bahir Dar, moving to remote times of spirituality where the most incredible mysteries of Christianity were protected. The beautiful natural environment of northern Ethiopia with its impressive mountain ranges offers us a unique opportunity to enter one of the most majestic landscapes of the African continent.
Arrive in Addis Ababa. Meet your guide at the airport and transfer to Caravan Hotel.
Sightseeing tour of Addis Abeba, that includes: Museums, Monuments, Churches, Market and Mount Entoto for the panoramic view of the city.
Fly to Axum. Visit St. Mary Zion Church, Stele compound, Ruin palaces, archeological museum & tombs.
O/ N hotel.
Fly to Lalibela. Visit the first and third groups of rock hewn Lalibela amazing churches.
in the Morning optional excursion to Ne’akutoLe’ab Cave church or to Semi-hewn church of Asheten Mariam , After lunch visit the remaining second group of rock churches.
O/N the same hotel.
Fly to Gondar & Visit the Castle compound, Bath of King Fasilades, Debre Berhan Silassie church.
Drive to Bahir Dar (180 km.) city tour of Bahir Dar includes monuments, market & the city view.
Early in the morning Boat excursion on Lake Tana to visit the Island monasteries. After lunch Visit the Blue Nile Fall .
Fly back to Addis Abeba & Have time for Shopping , Relax . Evening farewell dinner party and then departure.