Historic Route #1

Duration:

Transportation:

Code:

4 Night // 5 Days

Air

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Day 1:

Fly from Addis Ababa to Bahar-Dar: Visit blue Nile falls -> Visit lake Tana Monasteries by boat -> (O/N hotel Bahar-Dar)

Day 2:

Drive from Bahar-Dar to Gonder (180 Km) and visit 17th century castles (Royal enclosure) ->  Falasha village (Ethiopian Jews) -> Church: Derbre Birhan Silasie -> Baptise pool and palace of king Fasilidas -> (O/N Hotel Gondar)

Day 3:

Fly to Lalibela -> Visit the 13 breathtaking rock hewn churches built in the 13th century  -> (O/N Hotel)

Day 4:

Fly to Axum -> Tour the ancient stellar field (over 2000 years) -> Visit the impressive archaeological museum -> Kaleb’s tombs -> Ancient inscriptions -> St, Mary from Tzion church (where the ark of covenant is kept) -> (O/N Hotel Axum)

Day 5: 

Fly to Addis Ababa

 

Historic Route #2

Duration:

Transportation:

Code:

6 Night // 7 Days

Air

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Day 1:

Fly from Addis Ababa to Bahar-Dar: Visit blue nile falls -> Visit lake Tana Monestries by boat (O/N hotel Bahar-Dar)

Day 2:

Drive to Gonder (180 Km) and visit 17th century castles (Royal encluser) -> Falasha village (Ethiopian jews) -> Church: Derbre Birhan Silasie -> Baptise pool and palace of king Fasilidas -> (O/N Hotel Gondar)

Day 3:

Full day adventure at Simien mountains -> (O/N Hotel in Gondar)

Day 4:

Fly to Lalibela -> Visit the 13 breathtaking rock hewn churches built in the 13th century -> (O/N Hotel in Lalibela)

Day 5: 

Fly to Axum -> Tour the ancient stelae field (over 2000 years) -> Visit the impressive archaeological museum -> Kaleb’s tombs -> Ancient inscription -> St. Mary from tzion church (where the ark of covenant is kept) -> (O/N Hotel Axum)

Day 6: 

Take a day trip to Debre Damo monastery & Yeha temple -> (O/N Hotel Axum)

Day 7: 

Fly to Addis Ababa

 

Historic Route #3

Duration:

Transportation:

Code:

10 Night // 11 Days

Land & Air

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Day 1:

Drive to Bahar Dar -> Blue nile gorge (East africa grand canyon) -> Debra libanos monastry -> O/N Bahar-Dar

Day 2:

Bahar-Dar: Visit blue nile falls -> Visit lake Tana Monastries by boat -> (O/N Bahar-Dar)

Day 3:

Drive to Gonder (180 Km) and visit 17th century castles (Royal enclosure) ->  Falasha village (Ethiopian jews) -> Church: Derbre Birhan Silasie -> Baptise pool and palace of king Fasilidas -> (O/N  Gondar)

Day 4:

Full day adventure at Simien mountains -> O/N Simien mountains

Day 5: 

Drive to Axum via the panoramic view of Simien mountains and around    -> (O/N Axum)

Day 6: 

Tour the ancient stelae field (over 2000 years) -> Visit the impressive archaeological museum -> Kaleb’s tombs -> Ancient inscriptions -> St, Mary from tzion church (where the ark of covenant is kept) -> Queen Sheba baths -> O/N Axum

Day 7: 

Drive to Hawzen -> On route you will stop at Debre Damo monastery & Yeha temple -> O/N Hawzen

Day 8: 

Drive to Mekela -> on the way stop at monasteries -> Mariam korkor and Abuna Yamata both are located on a cliff of Geralta mountains  -> Visit Abraha Atsbaha monastery -> O/N Makale

Day 9: 

Drive to Lalibela and enjoy the dramatic highlands on the way -> Stop on Amhara village to see their living style ->  O/N Lalibela

Day 10: 

Visit the breathtaking rock hewn churches built on the 12th century  -> Night time visit local Tej house (Local honey-wine bar with traditional dancing) -> O/N Lalibela

Day 11: 

Fly to Addis Ababa

 

Simien Mountains

Duration:

Transportation:

Code:

9 Night // 10 Days

Land & Air

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Day 1:

Fly to Gondar -> visit 17th century castles (Royal encluser) ->  Falasha village (Ethiopian jews) -> Church: Derbre Birhan Silasie -> Baptise pool and palace of king Fasilidas -> (O/N  Gondar)

Day 2:

Drive to Sankabar (3250 meters) gateway to Simien national park -> O/N Camping

Day 3:

Trek Sankabar to Geech -> See the Jinnbar river and falls -> 2 O/N Camping

Day 4:

Trek to Imet Gogo (some of the best view points in the park -> O/N Geech

Day 5: 

Trek to Chenek (3620 meters) -> Walia, Ibex and Gelada are easily spoted -> O/N Camping

Day 6: 

Trek to Ebiko via mountain Muhit & Mesheha river -> 2 O/N Camping

Day 7: 

Climb to Ras Dashen (4543 meters) fourth pick in Africa -> O/N Ebiko

Day 8: 

Trek back to Chenek -> O/N Camping

Day 9: 

Drive back to Gondar -> O/N Gondar​

Day 10: 

Fly to Addis Ababa

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