12 Days tour to the North historic route – Ethiopia

Duration : 12 Days
Transportation  :  Surface
Destination  :  BAHAR DAR ( LAKE TANA & BULE NILE FALLS ),GONADR, SIEMEN MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK,AXUM,MEKELE, LALIBELA,KOMBOLCHA

Day 01 :  ARRIVAL ADDIS ABABA – SIGHTSEEINGS

Arrival Addis Ababa and meet the Yama Ethiopia Tours representative. Then transfer your hotel. Depending on your arrival time make sightseeing in Addis Ababa.

Day 02 :  ADDIS ABABA – BAHAR DAR ( DRIVE )

In morning after breakfast drive to Bahir dar through Debre Libanos monastery and Blue Nile Gorge.

Day 03 :  EXCURSSION IN BAHIR DAR ( LAKE TANA & BULE NILE FALLS )

In the morning after breakfast make boat trip on Lake Tana to visit isolated monasteries. There is good birding in the lush forest surrounding much of the lake. Then drive to the thundering Blue Nile Falls. Along the walk to the falls, birding is excellent.

Day 04 :  BAHIR DAR – GONADR

In the morning drive to Gondar. Then city tour of Gondar including a visit to the Royal Compound, where enchanting 17th century castles stand. Also, visit DebreBerhan Selassie Church meaning Trinity at the Mount of Light.

Day 05 :  GONADR – SIEMEN MTS. NATIONAL PARK

Morning after break fast drive to the jagged panorama of the Simien Mountains National Park, famed for its exclusive landscape, afro-alpine vegetation and unique wildlife, where you may spot the endemic Wallia Ibex, Gelada Baboon troops, Bushbuck, Klipspringer.

Day 06 :  SIEMEN MTS. NATIONAL PARK – AXUM

Drive to Axum Through beautiful escarpment of Siemen Mountains and Tekeze river valley

Day 07 :  AXUM – SIGHTSEEINGS

Morning after breakfast explores the city of Axum. Visit the interesting museum in stelae field, the impressive Stelae Fields and also the grounds of the 16th-century Cathedral of St. Mary of Zion, home of the original Ark of the Covenant.

Day 08 : AXUM – MEKELE

In the morning after breakfast drive to Mekele and on the way visit Yeha temple and Debre Damo Monastery.

Day 09 :  MEKELE – LALIBELA

In the morning after breakfast drive to Lalibela and on the way visit some local market and lake Ashenge.

Day 10 :  LAIBELA – SIGHTSEEING

After breakfast visit Lalibela rock hewn churches, famous for its rock-hewn churches dating back 800 years. This is the most important stop on the historical route and from the air the 11 churches, carved into the rugged mountainside, present an awesome spectacle. Afternoon excursion to the most spectacular churches.

Day 11 :  LALIBELA – KOMBOLCHA

Morning after breakfast drive to Kombolcha.en route visit the Lake Haik

Day 12 : KOMBOLCHA – ADDIS ABABA

After breakfast drive back to Addis on the way enjoy the natural landscapes. Evening fair well dinner.

 

 

 

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Ethiopia - Main Office

Haile G/Selassie Avenue
Haile Building 5th floor # 507
P.O.Box: 62747
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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+251-116-628710
+251-116-180989
+251-930-034888 ( Mr.Tariku W.Yadete)

Branch office in USA

Yama Ethiopia Tours
4431 Renaissance Drive
San Jose, CA
95134
Tel: +1408 5293959
Mr. Habtamu Abuhay
[email protected]
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[email protected]

Get in touch

Ethiopia - Main Office

Haile G/Selassie Avenue
Haile Building 5th floor # 507
P.O.Box: 62747
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
[email protected]
[email protected]
[email protected]
+251-116-628710
+251-116-180989
+251-930-034888 ( Mr.Tariku W.Yadete)

Branch office in USA

Yama Ethiopia Tours
4431 Renaissance Drive
San Jose, CA
95134
Tel: +1408 5293959
Mr. Habtamu Abuhay
[email protected]
[email protected]
[email protected]