Historic and Culture Route
Tour Duration— 21 Nights and 22 Days
Code – SET 020
Mode of transport—surface
Day 01 -Arrive in Addis and be met at airport by our guide and be transferred to your hotel
Day 02- Drive to Debremarkos enroute visit the 13th monastery of Debrelibanos and enjoy the marvelous scenery in the way night at hotel in Debremarkos
Day 03– After breakfast drive to Bahirdar enroute enjoy the fertile plains of Gojjam over night at hotel in Bahirdar
Day 04– In the morning make a boat trip on Lake Tana to see the ancient monasteries on Zeghie peninsula and in the afternoon make an excursion to see the Tis-Isat Water Falls .overnight hotel in Bahirdar
Day 05– early in the morning drive to Gondar .After lunch visit the 17th cen Ethiopian capital with its spectacular imperial enclosure and the famous Debrebirhan sellassie church (17th.cen.) over night hotel in Gondar
Day 06– In the morning drive to Debark ,check in hotel and continue to Seimen mountain national parks and visit the endemic Gelada baboon and different species of plants and birds .In the late afternoon drive back to Debark for overnight
Day 07– In the morning drive to Axum via Seimen Mountain and the zig-zaged road of Limalimo. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery of Seimen .overnight at Axum
Day 08-In the morning visit the archeological museum , Saint Mary of Zion church and the stele park , in the afternoon visit the tomb of king Caleb and Gebremeskel and the Dengur palace .over night at Axum
Day 09- Drive to Mekele, the regional capital of Tigrai province .enroute visit the temple of Yeha which date back to 5cen.b.c and also visit some rock hewn churches around Wukro. Overnight at Mekele
Day 10– Drive to Lalibela via Sokota .witness the beautiful scenery in your way. Overnight at Lalibela
Day 11– after breakfast visit the first group of rock hewn churches of Lalibela which was constructed in the 12th cen. After lunch visit the second group of churches over night Lalibela
Day 12– Drive to Kombolcha, enjoy the beautiful scenery over night at Kombolcha
Day 13– Drive back to Addis Ababa.
Day 14– Drive to Langanoo , in the afternoon enjoy in and around the beautiful lake .overnight hotel.
Day 15– Drive to Arbaminch enrout visit the Hadiya , Alaba , Wolaaita ethnic groups in the late afternoon drive to the hill to see the Dorze tribes who are famous in their typical beehive shaped houses and weavings .overnight hotel in Arbaminch .
Day 16– In the morning a game drive to Nechsar national park to see Zebras , Gazzelles and swanes heart beast in the afternoon make a boat trip on lake Chamo and visit the corocodie market ,group of hippoes and different species of birds overnight hotel in a Arbaminch.
Day 17– Drive to Turmi , the principal town of the Hammer people . enroute explore the different ethnic groups in the lower omo valley like Gidole , Derashe , Konso , Woito and Eribore . Overnight camping at Turmi
Day 18– In the morning drive to Karo people near the Omo River. In the afternoon go around to the villages to see the lifestyles of the Hammer tribes. Overnight camping at Turmi
Day 19– Drive to Jinka via Keyafer where you see the Bena tribes. Overnight Hotel in Jinka
Day 20– In the morning drive to Mago national park and then to the Murci village .The few tribes in Ethiopia with their real cultural practices by which the woman puts clay plates on her lips to beautify her and men put tattoos in their bodies .In the afternoon drive back to Jinka for overnight .
Day 21– Drive to Konso ,visit ther konso village and in the late afternoon drive to Arbamich for overnight
Day 22– Drive to Addis via Butajira
End of the tour.