Historic Route 12 Days

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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 Tigray.

This 12 days program shows the full spectrum of Ethiopia's magnificent natural landscape and intriguing cultural history. It is a combination of flight and surface transportation to see the best of  Ethiopian destinations.

Bahirdar, Gondar, the Simien mountains, 2 nights in Axum, Gerhalta for Tigray Rock churches and Lalibela for two nights; this city's rock-hewn churches are some of Christianity's most beautiful places of worship.



Day 1


 Fly to Addis, Transfer and city tour

Day 2


 Fly to Bahirdar, In Bahirdar visit Nile Falls and View point Bezawit

Day 3


 Morning Visit Lake Tana Monasteries, Drive to Gondar visist the Castles and palaces

Day 4


 To Semien Mt. visit baboons and the park

Day 5


 Drive to Axum, visit Tekeze gorge and several stops for the view

Day 6


 In Axum visit the Stele, Axum Tsion, museums and tombs

Day 7


 Drive to Hawuzen ‐ Visit Yeha temple and Tigray rock churches

Day 8


 Drive to Mekele visit AbrehaAtsbeha Church and Debre Tsion Mariam

Day 9


 Drive to Lalibela, visit the village/people along the way

Day 10


 In Lalibela, Visit the three group of Rock hewn churches

Day 11


 Visit Yimrahine Kirstos and Ashenten Mariam monastery

Day 12


  Fly to Addis, Balance of city tour –transfer to airport ‐Departure








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     Best Time To Travel  Trip StatusPrice           Booking
September - May                  

Price (USD)                                                     
January  ( Gena & Timket )       Available Price (USD)
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How much money for meals & excursions?

Optional activity prices are subject to change and can fluctuate in relation to the high (October to March)/low season (May - September)and the number of people on a specific excursion. Our practical information page will give you detailed travel tips, click here.

Visa information

It is your responsibility to ensure that you are in possession of the correct documentation for your holiday and onward travel. We cannot accept responsibility for anyone who is refused entry to a country because they lack the correct documentation. All visa information provided is geared towards valid Passport holders (usually 6 months to expiry and a couple of blank pages) and subject to change without notice. Make copies of the most important pages in your passport and keep them separate from your passport during the journey. This information is accurate at the time of writing, and please contacts your local embassy or consulate for the most up-to-date visa requirements and costs, regarding these, and the other countries visited.

Contact Address

Bole Madhanealem,           Phone: +251 116 522507
Redwan bldg, 2 floor   +251 116 186499
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Cell:  +251 911 427728

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