6 days in Ethiopia Itinerary

6 days in Ethiopia Itinerary

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6 days in Ethiopia Itinerary

Start: Abu Dhabi
Fly:  16​h
1
Lalibela
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  1​h 15​min
2
Gonder
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
3
Addis Ababa
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h
End: Abu Dhabi

1
day
Lalibela

Lalibela ©
Tourism in Lalibela, a small town nestled in Ethiopia's Lasta Mountains, prospers due to its fascinating cluster of rock-carved churches, dating back to the 12th century and boasting the status of a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): contemplate the long history of Church of St. George, get in touch with nature with Highland Eco Trekking Tours Ethiopia, and then browse the exhibits of The Fine Art Gallery.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Lalibela trip app .

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Lalibela is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Abu Dhabi to Lalibela is minus 1 hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel to Gonder.

Things to do in Lalibela

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites
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Highland Eco Trekking Tours Ethiopia ©
Church of St. George ©
Church of St. George

2
nights
Gonder

Gonder ©
A former royal city, Gonder once served as the Ethiopian Empire's capital--it still boasts well-preserved remains of 17th-century castles and palaces that shed light on the opulent lifestyle of the bygone times.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Fasiladas Bath Timket, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Debre Berhan Selassie Church, then step into the grandiose world of Fasil Ghebbi, then get some fabulous bargains at Ploughshare Women Crafts Training Centre, and finally steep yourself in history at Kuskuam Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Falasha Village and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

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Traveling by combination of car and flight from Lalibela to Gonder takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Addis Ababa.

Things to do in Gonder

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Debre Berhan Selassie Church ©
Debre Berhan Selassie Church
Fasil Ghebbi ©
Fasil Ghebbi
Fasiladas Bath Timket
Fasiladas Bath Timket

2
nights
Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa ©
A sprawling metropolis and home to millions of Ethiopians, Addis Ababa houses many international organizations, embassies, and commissions, making it a diplomatic, political, and economic hub of the country.
On the 3rd (Wed), see the interesting displays at National Museum of Ethiopia, then explore the striking landscape at Entoto Hill, then examine the collection at Ethnological Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Arada Giyorgis. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Red Terror Martyrs Memorial Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Trinity Cathedral, and then make a trip to Meskel Square.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Addis Ababa holiday maker website .

Traveling by flight from Gonder to Addis Ababa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. Traveling from Gonder in April, expect slightly colder with lows of 15°C in Addis Ababa. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Addis Ababa

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Holy Trinity Cathedral ©
Holy Trinity Cathedral
Entoto Hill ©
Entoto Hill
National Museum of Ethiopia ©
National Museum of Ethiopia

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