Combination Tour 12 Days Tour in Ethiopia Lalibela & Visit Harar Ethiopia
(North Historic Ethiopia and cultural Harar in the East)
Combination Tour 12 Days will take you to the fascinating country history, culture and opportunities to experience the local way of life.
Ethiopia historic and cultural tour to Harar to see the Hyena Man feeding the beasts.
The program will have a schedule to visit the old monasteries of lake tana , the royal Gondar castles of the 17th century , the monolithic rock-hewn churches of Lalibela and the ancient civilization center Axum Steles & churches where the arc of the covenant is kept.
Also, you will have a visit to Harar for culture, history, and social life. Attending the hyena man who feeds the beasts and visiting local markets are one of the exposures you will have in Harar.
Visit Bahirdar and Gondar tourist attractions with our optional Ethiopia combined tour package.
Day 1: Arrive in Addis Ababa
Meet and greet at airport, get assisted for transfer to your hotel.
The afternoon is dedicated for sightseeing of Addis Ababa that includes; the National Museum, Ethnographic Museums, Trinity cathedral. Overnight in Hotel
Day 2: Fly Addis to Gondar
Pick up from Gondar airport and transfer to your hotel then Gondar sightseeing.
Visit the 16th century Royal enclosure, the 18th Century Debre Birhan Selassie , Qusquam Complex Church. Overnight in Hotel
Day 3: Drive to Bahir dar and sightseeing
Morning drive to Bahirdar some 180 km’s passing through farmlands with aim of meeting farmers in the field with very old tradition of plowing the ground
Afternoon visits the Blue Nile Falls that takes you out of the city for a drive on a gravel road.
Meet local people on their everyday activities. Overnight in Hotel
Day 4: Full day in Bahir dar
Morning, Boat trip on Lake Tana to visit the Monasteries of Ura Kidane for a large collection of religious icons from the 16th to 18th centuries. Overnight in Hotel
Day 5: Drive to Lalibela
Morning drives over land to Lalibela on the main road with scenic mountain views. Overnight in Hotel
Day 6: Full day Lalibela sight seeing
This day you will visit the monolithic rock-hewn churches of Lalibela, rated as the eight wonders of the worlds. Evening traditional coffee ceremony. Overnight in Hotel
Day 7: Excursion to visit rock churches outside Lalibela.
Morning with an excursion to Asheton Mariam Rock church, a church built-up within a cave-like structure on the top of the mountain.
The afternoon will be spent in visiting a traditional healer in the outskirts of the town and a traditional coffee Ceremony in one of the Local houses with Ethiopian Coffee Culture. Overnight in Hotel
Day 8: Fly Lalibela to Axum (ET 128 Lalibela 09:25 -Axum 10:05);
Pick up from Axum airport and transfer to your hotel, the short break for sightseeing.
Visit the archeological sites and the famous steale parks.
Visit St’ Mary of Tsion (Zion) Church ,resting place of the Ark of the Covenant.
The ruined palace of the Queen of Sheba and the tomb of Kaleb. Overnight in Hotel
Day 9: Fly Axum to Addis Ababa
Transfers to airport for your flight back to Addis Ababa and on arrival in Addis get transferred to your hotel.
Afternoon Visit the biggest open air market, Mercato. Overnight in Hotel
Day 10: Fly to Dire Dawa and then drive to Harar
On arrival at Dire Dawa airport, our guide will meet you’re then driving to Harar.
This day you will visit the local villages and markets.
Evening visits the ‘hyena man’ who feeds the beasts. Overnight in Hotel
Day 11: Full day Harar Sightseeing
Today’s visit includes the hararge Oromo people’s and their villages, the house of a French poet, Arthur Ram baud.
The cultural market of Harar walled city and Jegol gates and old aged mosques.
Taste Ethiopia l coffee Arabica with Haragie traditional ceremony and shopping for Hararge traditional items. Overnight in Hotel
Day 12: After finishing your Ethiopia Combination Tour 12 Days then Fly back from Dire Dawa to Addis Ababa.
Morning transferred to the airport for your first flight to Addis Ababa.
Afternoon free leisure and/or shopping time. In the Evening; you are invited for a Fare Well dinner in one of the traditional restaurants with cultural music and dance show. Evening Departure
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