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Christianity in Ethiopia
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Luxury Ethiopia


from £3,340 pp

(ex international flights)


11 days

Explore the highlights of Ethiopia in comfort and style during this 11 day tour. Staying in boutique lodges across the country, you will see everything from the ancient palaces of Gondar to the towering peaks of the Simien Mountains. Along the way, cruise along the iconic Blue Nile, encounter endemic wildlife in national parks and eat traditional Ethiopian food in some of the country's finest restaurants. On your final morning, enjoy a sunrise hot air balloon ride over Addis Ababa before transferring to the airport for your departure flight.

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Addis Ababa

Day 1 - Addis Ababa

  • What to expect in Ethiopia
  • Transfer from Addis Ababa airport to your hotel
  • Addis Ababa city tour

Day 2 - Axum

  • Flight: Addis Ababa to Axum
  • Axum City tour

Day 3 - Lalibela

  • Flight: Axum to Lalibela
  • Visit the Northwestern Cluster of churches

Day 4 - Lalibela

  • Half-day excursion to Yimrehane Kristos
  • Lunch at Ben Abeba
  • Visit the Southeastern Cluster of churches
Simien Mountains

Day 5 - Simien Mountains

  • Transfer from Gondar to the Simien Mountains
  • Flight: Lalibela to Gondar
Simien Mountains

Day 6 - Simien Mountains

  • Hike Buyit Ras to Sankober
  • Visit Chenek

Day 7 - Gondar

  • Transfer from the Simien Mountains to Gondar
  • City tour of Gondar, Camelot of Africa
  • Visit Project Ploughshare
Bahir Dar

Day 8 - Bahir Dar

  • Transfer from Gondar to Bahir Dar
  • Visit Blue Nile Falls
Bahir Dar

Day 9 - Bahir Dar

  • Boat trip to visit the monasteries on Lake Tana
  • Bahir Dar city tour
Addis Ababa

Day 10 - Addis Ababa

  • Flight: Bahir Dar to Addis Ababa
  • At leisure in Addis Ababa
  • Cultural dinner
Addis Ababa

Day 11 - Addis Ababa

  • Hot air balloon ride over Addis Ababa
  • Addis Ababa airport transfer out