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Blue Nile and Lalibela (Lalibela Timkat)

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Blue Nile and Lalibela (Lalibela Timkat) - Explore!
Blue Nile and Lalibela (Lalibela Timkat) - Explore!
Starts
Addis Ababa
+10 Destinations
Nile
Ends
Addis Ababa
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Highlights

Start and end in Addis Ababa! With the discovery tour Blue Nile and Lalibela (Lalibela Timkat), you have a 14 day tour package taking you through Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and 9 other destinations in Ethiopia. Blue Nile and Lalibela (Lalibela Timkat) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
16 to 85 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel
Max Group Size
18
Transportation
Boat, Plane
  • Shirley cornthwaite's review about another Explore! tour
    4.0 - Good

    Should have a better quality bus. Three 12 hour drives in an older bus with no shocks at the back of the bus. Two of us had back pain from being bounced around on the rough roads. Also no air conditioning in bus and country is very hot. Noted another tour... Read more

  • Linda Candib's review about another Explore! tour
    4.0 - Good

    We loved the trip. Great group! Amazing leader-Wilfred

  • Lee Cooper's review about another Explore! tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    Very well organized from start to finish.. Woody was great. I have been doing such trips for 33 years with Intrepid and Perigrine all similar but your Accomodations better

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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Join tour Addis Ababa, fly Dire Dawa, drive Harar
  2. Day 2: In Harar; exploring the medieval city on foot
  3. Day 3: Drive to Awash Saba; visit Awash National Park
  4. Day 4: Drive to Addis; orientation tour
  5. Day 5: Fly to Bahar Dar
  6. Day 6: At Bahar Dar; visit Tississat Falls
  7. Day 7: Drive to Gondar
  8. Day 8: Drive to Debark; walk in Simien Mountains
  9. Day 9: In the Simien Mountains
  10. Day 10: Drive to Axum
  11. Day 11: Fly to Lalibela, afternoon visit to Ashatan Maryam Church
  12. Day 12: Visit rock cut churches, afternoon Timkat Celebrations
  13. Day 13: Timkat Celebrations
  14. Day 14: Fly back to Addis, tour ends

What's included

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

  • Optional Extras

Not included

  • Flights

Videos

  • Travelling alone can take you out of your comfort zone
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Travelling alone can take you out of your comfort zone

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  • Michael7th March 2019
    The prices were very competitive and what I really liked was that it was in my local currency. When I booked the confirmation came back in good time. Since then I have received more correspondence regarding the trip, which is good to see and very informative.

About the countries

Useful things to know before you go

Currencies

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Ethiopia

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Visa

Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Typhoid
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Cholera
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Tuberculosis
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 3 months before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Rabies
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Meningococcal meningitis
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 3 weeks before travel.
Yellow fever
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 10 days before travel.

Policies

Location
Start and end in Addis Ababa.
Trusted
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Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $99 to confirm this Explore! booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 24 May 2019 the full payment of $0 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $0 for Blue Nile and Lalibela (Lalibela Timkat), but the deposit of $99 is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
Availability
Some departure dates and prices may vary and Explore! will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Explore! tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 2,013 km.
  • Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
  • 346 km
  • Dire Dawa (Ethiopia)
  • 41 km
  • Harar (Ethiopia)
  • 234 km
  • Awash National Park (Ethiopia)
  • 138 km
  • Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
  • 325 km
  • Bahir Dar (Ethiopia)
  • 114 km
  • Gondar (Ethiopia)
  • 76 km
  • Debark (Ethiopia)
  • 50 km
  • Simien Mountains National Park (Ethiopia)
  • 117 km
  • Axum (Ethiopia)
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