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    Ethiopia really is an African land like no other. The only African country that has never been colonised, Ethiopia is also unusual for its rich Orthodox Christian heritage, which was maintained even when all its neighbors embraced Islam in the seventh centuryRead More
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Ethiopia is famous for having the most unparalleled riches and historical legacy in Sub-Saharan Africa. Referring to the classic historic travel circuit followed to the south and east, one commonly visits 5 key destinations: Axum, Lalibela, Gondar, Bahir Dar and Harar.

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Lalibela

Historic Route of  Ethiopia 

 6  Days  trip to Northern Ethiopia                                                                   

 9 Days  Tour to the historic route of Ethiopia                                           

12 Days tour in the Classic historic route of Ethiopia  

15  Days  Tour to Northern Ethiopia 

Omo Valley Cultural Route 

 9 Days Expedition to the Omo valley  

15  Days Ethiopia Historic and Omo Valley 

13  Days Expedition to Southern Omo Valley and Surma

23  Days Tour to Northern Route and The Omo Valley

 

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Probably the best way to describe our holidays is flexible tours. This means that our customers can choose which places to visit by combining different extensions and excursions.. If we don't have anyone else taking a particular part of a holiday, we will still operate this just for you. All our holidays are guaranteed to operate if we have two passengers or more. In many cases, we will even operate them with only one passenger. We have found that our modular approach allows us to offer high quality, flexible holidays at the best possible prices. If you would like more information about this, please email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  


The Danakil Depression and Erta Ale

Ethiopia's Danakil Desert is home to one of planet earth's most extreme environments and has been dubbed the 'cruellest place on Earth'.With violent volcanoes, blistering air temperatures, gases and land masses being ripped apart by enormous planetary forces.

Spend Days/nights at Danakil, seeing the fascinating rock and salt formations at Dallol, Spectacular and varied landscapes of highlands, volcanoes and deserts, Century-old salt mining at Lake Assale.

Our trips and tours go to every landscape conceivable.Journey through wild and remote desert like the Danakil depression, perfect for those wanting to leave the modern world behind.The Danakil depression is the best sights for nature and adventure lovers. Ethiopia is well endowed with a wide variety of experiences in natural spheres to explore.

Danakil Depression 9 Days

Danakil Depression and Awash 16 Days

Semien Trekking, the Danakil Depression and Historic route 22  Days 

Historic, Danakil depression, the Omo Valley and Ethiopian Discovery 34  Days  

Historic, Omo valley and the Danakil depression 22  Days 

Erta ale

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Ethiopia Group Tour

Amazing Ethiopia Tours runs scheduled solo or group departures for different traveller types, special interest groups, schools, family parties and religious organization for pilgrimages. We will help create exactly the right holiday for you and your party.

As a Group Coordinator, it’s important to know you’ve chosen a travel company you can trust. We believe that you deserve unsurpassed value and the best quality group travel in the industry. Whether it’s a customized itinerary or flexible flight options, we make your travel dreams come true every time you lead a group with us. If you prefer to travel in a group made up of just your own friends or relatives you can book a private group departure with us.

 

Northern Ethiopia 

 9  Days  trip to Northern  Ethiopia                                                              

14  Days  Tour to the historic route of Ethiopia                                       

15  Days  Historic route by surface

 

In addition to cultural experiences, Group travel to Ethiopia also showcases the abundance of wild birds and other wildlife that call Ethiopia home. Ethiopia Group tours can be tailored to any interest. Northern Ethiopia has tours of many important ancient cities such as Axum, Gondar, and Lalibela, which each have countless intriguing sites and attractions to explore. 

Remote medieval island monasteries off the coasts of Lake Tana, and the nearby Blue Nile Falls, also make for Group travel in Ethiopia that is extraordinary. If you would like more information about this, please email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

 

North and South of Ethiopia 

18  Days Ethiopia Historic and Omo Valley

13  Days Expedition to Southern Omo Valley and Surma 

15  Days Tour to Northern Route and The Omo Valley 

Ethiopia really is an African land like no other. Ancient rock-hewn churches pepper the landscape of Lalibela, elegant castles and palatial complexes stand guard over the city of Gonder and mysterious giant obelisks rise out of Aksum's dry and dusty terrain. Then there's the magnificent Blue Nile Falls, the deep gullies and peaks of the Simien Mountain Range, the secluded island monasteries of Lake Tana and the time-worn grandeur of Addis Ababa.

The only African country that has never been colonised, Ethiopia is also unusual for its rich Orthodox Christian heritage, which was maintained even when all its neighbors embraced Islam in the seventh century.

 

The Danakil depression of Ethiopia 

Danakil Depression 9 Days

Danakil Depression and Awash 16 Days

Semien Trekking, the Danakil Depression and Historic route 22  Days 

Historic, Danakil depression, the Omo Valley and Ethiopian Discovery 34  Days  

Historic, Omo valley and the Danakil depression 22  Days 

 

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Amazing Ethiopia Tours’ suggested itineraries are based on the major touring routes in Ethiopia. They are also based on activities and traveller types shown in detailed way in each pages. Search for one of our best itinerary and you will will arrive looking for a new adventure, and will leave feeling like you have discovered another world.


 

 

Addis Ababa & its Surrounding:

 AET 101 Addis Ababa City

Our tour in Addis includes the following major historical sights: * The National Museum of Ethiopia where the 3.5 million year old skeleton of LUCY is kept. * Baata Mariam church where we find the Mausoleum of Emperor Minilik II. * The biggest open market in Africa which is known as “MERKATO”. * Mount Entoto in the Northern Part of the city that provides a panoramic view of Addis.

 

AET 102 Melka-Kunture & Adadi Mariam

Melka Kunture is 60km south-west of Addis Ababa and it’s a place where fossils of pre-history age as well as stone tools dating 1.5million years have been discovered. About 15 kms away from Melka Kunture, we find Addadi Mariam Cave Church that dates back to the 13th century and gives a good indication of the Lalibela rock-hewn churches of the 12th century.

 

AET 103 Debre Libanos & the Blue Nile Gorge

Easily accessible from Addis Ababa (104kms), the convent of Debre Libanos was founded in the late 13th century by Saint Tekle Haimanot, and is today famous for its miraculous spring. On the way, endemic Ethiopian mammals, Gelada Baboon as well as endemic birds can be seen. Proceeding further on the main road is the truly magnificent Blue Nile Gorge, which is 1 km wide and comparable in scale to Americas Grand Canyon.

AET 11 Debre Libanos & the Blue Nile Gorge

Easily accessible from Addis Ababa (104kms), the convent of Debre Libanos was founded in the late 13th century by Saint Tekle Haimanot, and is today famous for its miraculous spring. On the way, endemic Ethiopian mammals, Gelada Baboon as well as endemic birds can be seen. Proceeding further on the main road is the truly magnificent Blue Nile Gorge, which is 1 km wide and comparable in scale to Americas Grand Canyon.

AET 12   Ambo & Wonchi Crater Lake

Ambo is 125km west of Addis Ababa. The road passes through Gefersa, one of Addis Ababa’s water supply reservoir and fertile farmland. Ambo is a weekend resort for swimmers and hikers. The main aAETractions of this area are, Womchi Crater Lake, Guder River Falls.

Eastern Ethiopia

AET 104 Harar and Dire Dawa

DAY 01: Transfer to the airport for your flight to Dire Dawa Drive 54 km to the town of Harar. The road journey from Dire Dawa to the town of Harar is about 54 kms. Harar remained a center of religious favor from early days of the Islamic expansion until 1887, when the authority of the central government was restored by Emperor Menelik II. With its 99 Mosques, Harar is considered to be Islam’s fourth most Holy City. There is a visit of the house of the French Poet, Rimbaud, as his city of exile from French intolerance. And in the evening a visit to “hyena man” who feeds those wild hyenas from his hand. Over night at Harrar.

DAY 02: HARRAR – DIRE DAWA – ADDIS Breakfast will be followed by more sightseeing tour of Harar and a visit of the colorful market of fruits, vegetables chat and the old rail way station. This extensive day long tour will be completed with our flight back to Addis.

 

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Rift Valley Lakes  :

AET 105: Langano, Abijata-Shala, Wondogenet & Awasa

Day 01: Our destination will be to the south of Addis heading towards the city of Awasa. This road journey will take us through the scenic beauties of the Rift Valley Lakes of Zeway, Langano, Shala and Abiyata. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 02: Morning tour will include a visit of the fish market at lake Awassa, bird watching as well as an excursion of Wondo Genet which is a famous resort surrounded by thick forest and home of wide Varity of bird species, colobus and velvet monkeys. Relax in the natural hot spring baths and swimming pool before proceeding driving back to Addis.