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North and South Ethiopia (18 Days)

Tour Code: DET 01

NORTH AND SOUTH (History, Nature & people)

Duration: 18 days/ 17 nights

Transport: Flight/surface 

 

Customize: This outlined itinerary can be tailored to meet the needs of potential customers, time frame, budget or special interest. 

 

Itinerary

Combining History and culture with the magic scenery of simien mountains National park and the southern major attractions which includes rift valley Lakes, different tribes and national parks 

Day 1: Arrival and Addis Ababa 

Day 2: Addis Ababa – Bahir Dar

Day 3: BahirDar - Gondar

Day 4: Gondar - Semien Mountains

Day 5: Semien Mountains - Axum

Day 6: Axum

Day 7: Axum – Lalibela

Day 8: Lalibela 

Day 9: Lalibela – Addis Ababa

Day 10: Addis Ababa - Arbaminch

Day 11: Arbaminch - Jinka

Day 12: Jinka - Mago National Park         

Day 13: Mago National Park - Turmi

Day 14: Turmi - Karo - Turmi

Day 15: Arbaminch

Day 16: Chencha - Chamo Lake - Arbaminch

Day 17: Netch Sar park - Langano

Day 18: Langano - Addis Ababa

 

Tour Code: DET 01

NORTH AND SOUTH (History, Nature & people)

Duration: 18 days/ 17 nights

Transport: Flight/surface 

 

Customize: This outlined itinerary can be tailored to meet the needs of potential customers, time frame, budget or special interest. 

 

Itinerary

Combining History and culture with the magic scenery of simien mountains National park and the southern major attractions which includes rift valley Lakes, different tribes and national parks 

Day 1: Arrival and Addis Ababa 

Be welcomed by your guide on arrival at Addis Abeba Bole international Airport, and transfer in to your hotel. 

Beginning of the tour in Addis Ababa, Morning free (may be exchange money, when necessary briefing of the itinerary etc and be ready for the tour). 

 Afternoon, tour of the capital: visit Entoto Mountains with spectacular views over the capital, the National museum and Trinity church. Overnight, ON chosen hotel

Day 2: Addis Ababa – Bahir Dar

Fly to Bahirdar, and transfer hotel for check-in. Morning drive to admire the Blue Nile falls. Afternoon, after lunch is boat trip on Lake Tana to admire the beautiful monasteries over the lake's islands, as Ura Kidane Mehret and Mahal Zeghie Gyorgis. ON chosen Hotel

Day 3: Bahir Dar - Gondar

Morning, depart for 2 hours drive to Gondar. After check in to the Hotel, visit of castles and churches in Gondar; Sightseeing includes, the Royal Enclosure or Fasil Gibi, the Debre Birhan Sellasie church with wonderful murals, the King Fasiladas bath, the old Qusquam monastery, Empress Mentewab palace and more. O/N best available Hotel

Day 4: Gondar - Semien Mountains

Depart after breakfast on the 3-4 hour drive to Simien Mountains National Park. You can explore the endemic Gelada baboons and enjoy the scenic landscape. Make walks, admiring spectacular views, spot some endemic mammals (as the gelada baboons), birds, very nice flora, and visit some Amhara people villages. O/N Debark best available Hotels (simien Lodge)

Day 5: Semien Mountains - Axum

Drive to Axum through spectacular views crossing Tekeze Gorge. On this day, you drive long (280kms) but enjoying very beautiful and spectacular landscape along the Semien Mountains and Tekeze Gorge. O/N best available Hotel Axum

Day 6: Axum

Tour of Axum: The archaeological and historical attractions in Axum include: the archaeological museum, monolithic steles or obelisks, the tombs of King Kaleb and King Gebre Meskal, and the legendary Bath of the Queen of Sheba, and the ruins of ancient palace of Queen Sheba. You also visit the new and the old Cathedral of St Mary of Zion and the sanctuary that houses the original Arc of the covenant with the best Museum in its compound.  O/N best available Hotel 

 

 

 

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