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Tailor-made (culture, history and religious): 7/8 days

Experience the long rich history, uncolonised nation in Africa. Visit Axum, ancient civilization, Lalibela wonders of Ethiopian rock hewn churches, Bahirdar Lake Tana monasteries and the Blue Nile River source and falls.

Itinerary:

Day 1:  arrive Addis Ababa; visit the national museum, church of the trinity and Merkato (the biggest open market in Africa.)

Day 2: short flight to Bahirdar, boat trip to the monasteries of Lake Tana which is the sources of Blue Nile River and some old treasuries in the monasteries, visit the Blue Nile falls in the afternoon.

Day 3: Drive to Gondar; visit the castles, which were built by Ethiopian kings in the 17th century. Debresillasse church which is decorated with Angels photo, Fasil house bath where still lots of Christine people Celebrate Timket or the Epiphany swimming in it. Goha, the hotel with nice view is extraordinary.

Day 4: drive to the Simien mountains get breath taking views and Ethiopian Monkeys (baboons)

Day 5: spend luxuries and interesting time watching at the monkeys and scenery view point before your Afternoon drive back to Gondar

Day 6: fly to Lalibela;

Day 7: visit the wonderful monolithic and rock hewn churches

Day 8: back to Addis; traditional dinner and Ethiopian dance before you transfer to the plane fly back home.