Day 1: Arrival in Addis Ababa at Bole International Air port
Meet and greet with Our Tours representative at Bole International Airport, Addis Abeba, and transferred to the hotel. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 2: City tour in Addis Ababa
After having breakfast you exploring Addis Ababa beginning with a visit to the most important he national museum, one of the most important sub-sahran museums in all Africa. Then continue to visit Ethnological museum, which was the former palace of Emperor Haile Selassie l. After lunch, you will take time in Holy Trinity Cathedral. And then you will visit Mercato, the largest open air market in Africa. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 3: Drive to Bahir Dar
Early in the morning after breakfast depart north to Bahir Dar via Debremarkos. On the way visit the Debre Libanos Monastery and the Portuguese bridge, which was the first bridge in Ethiopia. After wards, you will pass through spectacular Blue Nile Gorge before stopping in Debre Markos for lunch. Overnight in Hotel.
Day 4: City tour in Bahir Dar
In the morning after breakfast, set out for a bought trip on lake Tana to see beautiful island monasteries and their Valuable treasures which includes biblical wall paintings, ancient illuminated parchment books, superb crosses etc. In the afternoon drive to magnificent Blue Nile falls; its about 400 meters wide with full flood (in June, July and August and half September). Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 5: Drive to Gondar and make a city tour
After breakfast drive about 3-4 hours to north Gondar. Then visit the Royal enclosure with its magnificent castles dated from the 17th century (listed as a world heritage sites), the remarkable church of Debrebirihan Selassie with it beautiful wall and ceiling paintings, the bath of king Fasiladas (which still go on today. Once a year it’s filled with water for the Timket celebration.)
Day 6: Drive to Simien Mountain National Park
Depart early in the morning from Gondar, driving to you Debark where you will get permission for the National Park fees, local guides, scouts & etc, you will begin a short 3-4 hour hike from buyit Ras to Sankober, which will allow you to acclimatize to the altitude. Nearing sankober, you will have beautiful views on both sides of the escarpment ridge and where you will likely see the endemic Gelada baboons. In sankober, you will meet with your supplies. Overnight stay in Lodge.
Day 7: Drive to Axum
In the morning after having breakfast, depart north to Axum, enjoying spectacular views of the Simien Mountains. After stopping for lunch in Adarky, proceed driving through the Tekeze Valley to axum, home of the ancient Axumite Empire, the Queen of sheba, and the Ark of theCovenant. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 8: City tour in Axum
Today you explore Axum. Axum is undoubtedly one of the most important and spectacular ancient site in sub Saharan Africa. Register to world Heritage Site. visit the famous stele park with its ancient huge monolithic obelisks, ruind palaces of different Axumite kings including that of the ruined palace the queen of sheba, ancient stone inscriptions, tombs, the small but rich archeological site museum of Axum and the church of st.mary of zion where the home of original Arc of covenant. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 9: Drive to Mekelle
Visit the rock hewn churches of Tigray, such as Abraha Atsbeha, the stunning Abuna Yemata Guh (perched on the side of a cliff) and Chirkos. Afterwards,proceed driving to mekele for overnight. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 10: Drive to Lalibela
After having breakfast today you will drive to Lalibela. Lalibela contain 11 monolitic churches that where built in the 12th century and carved out of the pink granite rock; they have been classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 11: Visit the rock-hewn churches of Lalibela
An early morning after breakfast,t takes you to the first compounds of Lalibela rock-hewn churches, and afternoon you will visit the second compounds of Lalibela rock-hewn churches. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 12: Drive to Kombolcha
Early in the morning, drive to Kombolcha via woldia, on the way visiting the lake in the town of Hayk, where you can visit the local monastery and enjoy the bird life. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 13: Drive back to Addis Ababa and departure
After breakfast you drive back to Addis Ababa this morning. The afternoon is free for last minute shopping or resting before meeting with the group again for our farewell dinner in one of the traditional restaurant with traditional dance.