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Explore historic sites of Ethiopia - Tankwa Tours and Travel Agency
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10 days

Explore historic sites of Ethiopia

From Addis Ababa to Lalibela
Tour Operator:
Tankwa Tours and Travel Agency
Max group size:
10
Age range:
12 to 90
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
160015
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US $2,500
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Itinerary

Start in Addis Ababa and end in Lalibela! With the Historical tour Explore historic sites of Ethiopia, you have a 10 days tour package taking you through Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and 7 other destinations in Ethiopia. Explore historic sites of Ethiopia includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Addis Ababa
  2. Day 2: Addis Ababa - Axum
  3. Day 3: Axum - Simien Mountains
  4. Day 4: Simien Mountains - Gondar
  5. Day 5: Gondar
  6. Day 6: Gondar - Guzara palace - Bahir Dar
  7. Day 7: Bahir Dar - Lake Tana - Boat trip
  8. Day 8: Bahir Dar -Awra Amba comunity - Lalibela
  9. Day 9: Lalibela
  10. Day 10: Lalibela - Addis Ababa - Departure
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
9 nights

Customer Reviews

  • BS
    · November 13th, 2019
    Tigistu and the team and Tankwa did an excellent job. The local guides were generally very good and knowledgeable. We saw some amazing sites and learned so much. The accommodation was better than we expected and the food so tasty. Fantastic tour. We’d... Show more
    Tankwa Tours and Travel Agency commented on this review
    Hi Barbara Santry! Thank you for taking your time to leave your review for your trip with us and letting us to served you! We do appreciate for your helpful and positive review and are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your trip. We are excited to... Show more
    Trip date: November 2019
  • B
    · August 11th, 2019
    Amazing tour, very well organized by Tigistu and his company: we saw interesting sites and learnt a lot about Ethiopian rich history and culture. Highly recommended!
    Tankwa Tours and Travel Agency commented on this review
    Hi Bianca! Thank you for taking your time to leave your review for your trip with us and letting us to served you! We do appreciate for your helpful and positive review and are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your trip. We are excited to hear... Show more
    Trip date: May 2019
  • Explore historic sites of Ethiopia reviewer 3
    · August 9th, 2019
    Nothing but positive comments about Tigistu and his office. Always nice trips with interesting background information and original places to eat and drink!
    Tankwa Tours and Travel Agency commented on this review
    Hi Irma Van Oerle! Thank you for taking your time to leave feedback for your trip with us and letting us to served you! We do appreciate for your helpful and positive review and are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your trip. We are excited to... Show more
    Trip date: March 2015

Dates & Availability

10 days
Explore historic sites of Ethiopia
From Addis Ababa to Lalibela
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  • Tuesday
    20 Apr, 2021
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    Thursday
    29 Apr, 2021
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  • Friday
    30 Apr, 2021
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    Sunday
    9 May, 2021
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    2 May, 2021
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    Tuesday
    11 May, 2021
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    Wednesday
    19 May, 2021
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    20 May, 2021
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    Saturday
    29 May, 2021
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    30 May, 2021
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    Tuesday
    8 Jun, 2021
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    2 Jun, 2021
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    11 Jun, 2021
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    10 Jun, 2021
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    Saturday
    19 Jun, 2021
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    20 Jun, 2021
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    Tuesday
    29 Jun, 2021
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    30 Jun, 2021
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    Friday
    9 Jul, 2021
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Good to Know

  • Currency
    Br
    Ethiopian Birr
    Ethiopia
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, Australia, New Zealand you will need an adaptor for types D, M, L, J. As a traveller from South Africa you will need an adaptor for types L, J.

    Type D
    Ethiopia
    Type M
    Ethiopia
    Type L
    Ethiopia
    Type J
    Ethiopia
  • Vaccines
    • 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.
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • 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.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before June 14th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after June 14th, 2021, a minimum payment of 5% is required to confirm your booking with Tankwa Tours and Travel Agency. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Tankwa Tours and Travel Agency will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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