The Historic North and East extension

Abuna Yemata rock hewn church in Hawzien, Tigray, North Ethiopia
Stelaes field Obelisk in Axum, North Ethiopia
Stelaes field Obelisk in Axum, North Ethiopia
Gelada Baboon endemic mamals in Simien Mountains, Ethiopia
landscape in Simien Mountains, North Ethiopia
Debre Bihran church inside paintings fresco, Gondar, North Ethiopia
Royal compound palace, Gondar, North Ethiopia
Royal compound, Fasiladas palace, Camelot of Africa, in Gondar, North Ethiopia
Fasiladas bath, royal compound, Fasil Gebbhi, Gondar, North Ethiopia
Lake Tana view, Bahir Dar, Blue Nile, North Ethiopia
Ethiopian cross entrance monastery in Lake Tana Bahir Dar North Ethiopia
Blue Nile Falls (Tiss Issat in Amharic), North Ethiopia
rock hewn church Bet Giorgis, Lalibela, North Ethiopia
Lalibela rock hewn church sunday morning, North Ethiopia
Lalibela rock hewn church view from top, North Ethiopia
Awash River in Awash National Park, East Ethiopia
Harar old city Museum Arthur Rimbaud, french writer, East Ethiopia
Old mosque in Harar holy city, East Ethiopia
Harar Jugol, wall of holy city, East Ethiopia
Woman on market in Harar old city, East Ethiopia
Hyenas in Harar, East Ethiopia
Dire Dawa train station, East Ethiopia
Dire Dawa train station, East Ethiopia
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15 days / 14 nights

 Medium (several days above 3500 m)

Standard 3* Hotel or Lodge

 Road, air

Breakfast, lunch and dinner included unless otherwise mentioned

Individual, start from 2 people

Price on request

Departure every week, on request

Tour code HN05

or call + 33 6 60 39 02 19 (Europe)
or call + 251 911 657 576 / 166 717 (Addis)

or let’s arrange a tailor-made tour for you, based on your own requirements.

The historic North is the most popular tourism place of Ethiopia.

You will visit fabulous sites such as the amazing palaces in Gondar built in 17th century, the granite stele of Axum and also the rock hewn churches of Lalibela (one the Eight Wonders of the World) or of Tigray around Gerhalta.

You will also appreciate sceneries, beautiful nature and endemic animals in the Simien National Park.

The tour will continue until Harar (East part of Ethiopia) known as one of Islam’s holiest centre. On the way, you will visit Awash National Park well known for the wild life in Ethiopia.

You will have also the time in order to meet the charming Ethiopian people.

Highlights:Map and itinerary of HN05 Ethiopia tour : Addis Ababa, Gheralta, Axum, Siemien Mountains, Gondar, Bahir Dar, Lalibela, Kombolcha Mile, Awash, Dire Dawa, Harar

  • Axum
  • Bahir Dar: Tana Lake and Blue Nile Falls
  • Gheralta
  • Gondar
  • Simien Mountains
  • Lalibela: Rock Hewn Churches
  • Awash National Park
  • Dire Dawa
  • Harar
  • Addis Ababa