The Africa Adventure Company

14 Day Historic Route of Ethiopia - $3,395.00

Experience ten nights exploring the history and cultures of Ethiopia. By utilizing scheduled Ethiopian flights and having local guides in the destinations it helps keep the price down – making this adventure an INCREDIBLE VALUE!

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Ethiopia 14 Day Historic Routes

Safari Price

Itinerary


  • 2014 Land Arrangements
  • Based on 2 people traveling
  • Per Person Double
  • $4450.00
  • Based on 4 people traveling
  • Per Person Double
  • $3650.00
  • Based on 6 people traveling
  • Per Person Double
  • $3395.00

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  • Day 01+02
  • Depart on your overnight international flight to Europe. Connect with your overnight flight to Addis Ababa.
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  • Day 03
  • Arrive Addis Ababa in the morning. You will be met by a representative and transferred to your hotel. This afternoon meet your guide and spend time touring the amazing sights of this vibrant city and its surrounds. Overnight Addis Ababa Hilton Hotel.
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  • Day 04+05
  • This morning you fly schedule to Bahir Dar, arriving at the Kuriftu Lodge on Lake Tana in time for lunch. Visit the Zeghie Peninsula, and Blue Nile Falls. 2 nights accomodation at Kuriftu Resort and Spa.
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  • Day 06
  • Depart this morning by vehicle and drive to Gondar. Continue onward to the Simien Mountains National Park. With your guide, set off north to Debark, a distance of about 62 miles, heading up through clouds and mist. In Debark we pay the park entrance fees and pick up the game scout. In the Simiens you can see the endemic Gelada or bleeding heart baboon, the Walia Ibex, the Simien wolf (the rarest canid in the world) and rock hyrax, and endemic birds such as the thick billed raven, black headed siskin, white collared pigeon, wattled ibis, white billed starling, spot breasted plover and white backed black tit. This afternoon you will head a little deeper into the park, up to and a little past Sankaber, for marvelous views and plenty of Gelada baboons. You will have the opportunity to go on a walk or simply enjoy the views. Overnight Simien Lodge.
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  • Day 07
  • Depart this morning by vehicle and drive to Gondar. On arrival, check into the Goha Hotel, and start your city tour after lunch. Overnight Goha Hotel.
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  • Day 08+09
  • Depart early this morning to the Gondar Airport for your scheduled flight to Lalibela. On arrival you will be met by your guide and proceed to your guesthouse. Enjoy a city tour. Next day after breakfast set off on mule or on foot to the church of Ashetun Mariam, about a four hour round trip. You’ll pass small villages on the way up and there are wonderful views of the surrounding countryside from the top of the mountain where the church is located. 2 nights Mountain View Hotel.
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  • Day 10+11
  • Transfer to the airport for your scheduled flight to Axum. On arrival transfer to the Yeha-Remhai Hotel. Enjoy an early lunch followed by a tour where you will visit the newly constructed museum, immediately behind the stellae. On your second day, after breakfast, you set off to Yeah, Ethiopia's first city. 2 nights at the Yeha-Remhai Hotel.
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  • Day 12
  • Transfer to the airport for the return flight to Addis Ababa. Spend the afternoon souvenir shopping, visiting the Mercato, Africa’s biggest market, where you can buy everything from livestock to computers. Enjoy a farewell dinner at the Crown Hotel, and see dancing from Ethiopia’s different regions. Overnight Addis Ababa Hilton Hotel.
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  • Day 13+14
  • Transfer to the airport for final departure at mid day. Welcome home!
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