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Ethiopia’s Classic Route by Air

Ethiopia’s Classic Route by Air
Ethiopia is a country steeped in history, culture and it also boasts some of Africa's finest mountain scenery. Visit Addis Ababa, Bahir Dar, Gondar, Lalibela and Aksum along this journey and immerse yourself in everything Ethiopia has to offer.
Begin in Addis Ababa and take a guided tour of this fascinating city. Visit the National Museum and Entoto Mountain, this is Addis Ababa’s highest peak and offers stunning panoramic views of the city. After a day of exploration get some rest in the 4-star Saro-Maria Hotel.
The Blue Nile falls are a must see while in Bahir Dar, this waterfall is known as 'Tis Abay' in Amharic meaning 'Big Smoke'. The Jacaranda Hotel, will be your home for the night. This hotel boasts sauna & steam bath services allowing you to really relax on this Ethiopia safari.
Sadly, your Ethiopian safari comes to an end in Aksum but before you leave pay a visit to the tombs of King Caleb and Rahmhai. 

Ethiopia Safari Attractions:

  • Debre Berhan Selassie is one of the most beautiful churches in Ethiopia. Every inch of this building is covered with painted images. 
  • Travel by mule to the Monastery of Asheten Mariam, home to some of the best views in Ethiopia. This monastery is considered as the highlight of Lalibela by many tourists.
  • Visit the Palace of the Queen of Sheba in Aksum. This palace contains hidden treasure rooms, private bathing area and roughly another 40 rooms.
  • Treat your palette to some Injera on your Ethiopia safari, this sourdough risen flatbread with a spongy texture is a national dish.

Best time to visit:

October - March: This is the dry season; temperatures are comfortable making sightseeing a lot easier. Timkat, Ethiopia's biggest festival, takes place in January. This is a vibrant celebration of Jesus’ baptism in the river Jordan.

What’s Included:

  • Accommodation
  • Meals and drinks specified in itinerary
  • Excursions specified in itinerary

What’s Excluded:

  • Flights 
  • Excess baggage charges levied by airlines
  • Gratuities to driver/guides and other conveyance attendants
  • Items of a personal nature, unless otherwise noted
  • Personal and baggage insurance
  • Meals, drinks and laundry not specified in the itinerary
  • Sightseeing and excursions not mentioned in itinerary

Holiday Provided By

Organised by Paula Mullins

Paula Mullins, Travel Specialist

Total From

Nights  7

Prices are per person, subject to availability

Flights NOT included.

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