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Visa Free with G Adventures: Discover Ethiopia

Price: R 30,699.00

10 days, Addis Ababa roundtrip.

Tucked in between the Middle East and Africa, Ethiopia sits in the middle of these distinctive regions and yet takes on a cultural mosaic and aesthetic that’s tangibly distinct. On this 10-day tour you’ll see just what we mean with Christian churches hewn from solid rock; national park’s vivid, green peaks; and fascinating cities where luxury sports cars and assorted livestock hang out together in perfect harmony.

Booking Details for this G Adventure

Selected departures in period: Prices per person sharing from:
September 2019 - February 2020 R 30,699.00 pps
  • Trip Code: DEAA (Classic)
  • Trip Type: Small Groups

Adventure Itinerary

Day 1: Addis Ababa

Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.

Day 2: Addis Ababa/Axum

Fly to Axum, then spend the afternoon exploring the many archaeological sites.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 3: Axum/Simien Mountains NP

Travel, via the Lima Limo Valley, to Debark, our base for visiting Simien Mountains National Park. Relax at the scenic lodge with views of the stunning mountain ranges.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 4: Simien Mountains NP/Gondar

Spend the day in Simien Mountains National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Enjoy guided hiking excursions around Sankaber campsite, the Jinbar waterfalls, and Chenek campsite with its scenic views and wildlife. In the late afternoon, drive to Gondar.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 5: Gondar Area

Enjoy a cultural and nature excursion in a rural Amhara community, then return to Gondar in time for lunch. In the afternoon visit the Debre Birhan Silassie Church.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 6: Gondar/Bahir Dar

Continue exploring Gondar in the morning, then head to Bahir Dar.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 7: Bahir Dar

Take a boat trip on Lake Tana to enjoy stunning views and visit monasteries including Ura Kidane Mehret and Azwa Maryam. In the afternoon, enjoy a guided hike to the Blue Nile Falls.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 8: Bahir Dar/Lalibela

Drive to Lalibela.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 9: Lalibela

Enjoy a full day exploring the rock-hewn churches, including St. George Church, and other historical sites.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 10: Lalibela/Addis Ababa

Morning flight to Addis Ababa, where the tour ends on arrival at Bole International Airport.

Meals included: Breakfast 

Validity Selected departures between September 2019 - February 2020
Currency NB. Our prices are quoted in ZAR, and subject to exchange rate fluctuations.
Tour Identifiers DEAA | Visa Free
Inclusions • Accommodations: Hotels (9 nts)
• Meals: 9 breakfasts.
• Transportation: Plane, minivan/bus, boat, walking, hiking.
• Staff & experts: Chief Experience Officer (CEO), driver, local guides.
• Arrival transfer
• Visit to Axum historical sites
• Simien Mountains trek
• Guided tour of Debre Berhan Selassie Church, Fasiladas's Bath, and historic castles in Gondar
• Boat trip on Lake Tana
• Excursion to Blue Nile Falls
• Guided tour of the rock-hewn churches of Lalibela
• Internal flights
• All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
Exclusions • International flights and taxes.
• Drinks and anything of a personal nature
• Allow USD200-260 for meals not included.
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