Photography in Ethiopia Biography

Program :Historic Route by car

Duration: 14Days

 Code: TTT 001

Transport: Surface

Day 01: Arrive to Addis Ababa. Depending on the time of arrival, we may have city tour or just overnight to your hotel. Accommodation - Friendship Hotel.

 

Day 02: Drive to Bahirdar en-route visit Debre Libanose Monastery and Blue Nile Gorge. Accommodation -Summer Land hotel.

 

Day 03: Visit The Blue Nile falls and then back to Bahirdar for lunch and then boat excursion to the monasteries on Lake Tana - Summer Land hotel.

 

Day 04: Depart for Gondar and, visit the Castles or the royal enclosure and Debere-Birhan Trinity     church. Accommodation - Taye Belay hotel.

 

Day 05: Drive to Semen mountain National park to admire the landscape and see some endemic wild life of the National park. Accommodation- Semen Park Hotel, Debark.

 

Day 06: Early in the morning, visit some part of the National park and then drive to Axum. Accommodation – Sabian hotel

 

Day 07: The whole day in Axum, and visit the stile field, the archeological sites, museum and St. Merry Zion church – Accommodation- Sabian hotel.

 

Day 08: Drive to Gerealta, and on the way visit Yeha temple and one or two Tigary rock-hewn churches. Accommodation - Gerealta lodge.

 

Day 09: Visit more churches of Gerealta, like: Miriam korkor or Abune Yimata. And then drive to Mekele for overnight. Accommodation - Axum hotel.

 

Day 10: Depart for Lalibela through dramatic highland scenery. Accommodation - Panoramic hotel.

 

Day 12: Whole day visit of the 11 rock-hewn churches of Lalibela. Accommodation - Panoramic hotel.

 

Day 13: Depart for Kombolcha. Accommodation –Sunny Side hotel.

 

Day14: Easy drives back to Addis Ababa. Evening attend a nice farewell Ethiopia dinner in a traditional restaurant, after dinner transfer to Bole international flight for a return flight. End of tour.

 

 

 

 

Program :Historic Route by car and flight

Duration: 12Days

 Code: TTT 002

Transport: Air and Surface

Day 1: Arrive to Addis Ababa. Depending on the time of arrival, we may have city tour or just overnight to your hotel. Accommodation – Friendship Hotel.

 

Day 2: Fly to Bahirdar. Transfer to Blue Nile falls and then back to Bahirdar and check-in to your hotel. Lunch and then boat ride to the monasteries of Lake Tana. Accommodation -Summer Land hotel.

 

Day 3: Have your breakfast and then drive to Gondar. Check-in to your hotel. After having lunch, in the afternoon, visit the royal enclosure and Debere-birhan trinity church. Accommodation - Goha hotel.

 

Day 4: Drive to Semen mountain National park to admire the landscape and see some endemic wild life of the National park. Accommodation - Sona Hotel.

 

Day 5: Early in the morning, drive to Axum. Accommodation -Sabian hotel.

 

Day 6: Full day in Axum, and visit the stile field, the archeological sites, museum and St. Merry Zion church. - Accommodation Panoramic hotel.

 

Day 7: Drive to Gerealta. On the way, visit Yeha temple and one Tigary rock-hewn church. Accommodation- Gerealta lodge.

 

Day 8: Half of the day around Hawezen, visiting more of Tigary churches: Miriam korkor or Abune Yimata. And then drive to Mekele for overnight. Accommodation -Axum hotel.

 

Day 9: Drive to Lalibela. Accommodation -Roha hotel.

 

Day 10: Full day in Lalibela, visiting the 11 rock-hewn churches of Lalibela town. Accommodation Panoramic hotel.

 

Day 11: An excursion to Asheten Mariam church (the first church of Lalibela which is found on top of the mountain with spectacular views, and will take 2-3hrs by mules or trek. Back to your hotel for lunch, and in the afternoon visit one of the monasteries out of Lalibela town. Accommodation - Panoramic hotel.

 

Day 12: Fly back to Addis Ababa. Arrive and then site seeing of the town and shopping.

  Evening attend a nice farewell Ethiopia dinner in a traditional restaurant, after dinner transfer to Bole international flight for a return flight. End of tour. 

Program : Historic Route ,Dalole & Erta Elle volcano

 Duration: 11Days

 Code: TTT 003

     Transport: Air and Surface

 

 

Day 01: Arrival, and in the afternoon, city tour of Addis.

 

Day0 2: Depart for Kombolcha. Accommodation –Local hotel.

 

Day 03: Drive to Lalibela through dramatic highland scenery. Accommodation – seven Olive hotels.

 

Day 04: Whole day visit of the 11 rock-hewn churches of Lalibela. Accommodation – seven Olive hotels.

 

Day 05: Drive to Mekele. Accommodation - Atse Yohannes Hotel.

 

Day 06: Drive to Dalole, and camping in a small village is called Ahemed Ella –  Accommodation- Camping.

 

Day 07: Excursion to Dalole and visit the different kinds of mineral deposits. Visit the camel Caravans, and    cutting and making of salt by the Afar people near to Lake Asele. Accommodation- camping

 

Day 08: Drive to Dodom and then to Askoma (to the foot of mount Erta ela) where we park the jeeps. Late in the afternoon, start climb up to the mountain (3-4 hours trek) and visit the volcanic activity at night. Accommodation- camping.

 

Day 09: Very early in the morning, walk down to the base camp where the cars parked have breakfast and then drive to Mekele. Accommodation - Atse Yohannes Hotel.

 

Day 10: Drive to Kombolcha – Local hotel.

 

Day11: Easy drives back to Addis Ababa and dinner, and then transfer to Bole international   flight for a return flight. End of tour.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Program :Historic Route North and Cultural Route South by car and flight

Duration:15 Days

 Code: TTT 004

Transport: Air and Surface

Day 1: In the evening, arrival and transfer to Friendship Hotel, BB

 

Day 2: Drive to Langano via Butajera, visit Tiya stele and stone rock hewn church, Adadi Mariyam to Langano HB Sabana Hotel

 

Day 3: Drive to Arba Minch with lunch on the way; visit the Dorze tribes which are famous for      their traditional cottage and Weavers, HB Paradise   Hotel       

   

Day 4: In the morning, boat trip on the Lake Chamo, and afternoon, drive to Jinka, O/N Jinka Resort

 

Day 5:  Visit the Mursi Tribe in the morning and return to Jinka for lunch and drive to Turmi, HB Turmi Lodge.

 

Day 6:  Visit the Hamer Village and the Hamer Market, lunch; visit the Karo People, HB Turmi Lodge.   

     

Day 7:  Return to Konso lunch, visit Konso Village, HB Kenta Lodge

 

Day 8:  Visit Kings Palace and drive to Yabelo with packed lunch visiting a Borana Village on the way,   HB Yabelo Hotel.         

   

Day 9:  Drive to El Sod early in the morning, descend into crater, return for lunch  to Yabelo and drive to Yirga Alem, HB  Aregash Lodge.

 

Day 10: Drive via Shashemane to Addis, lunch  on the way, BB Friendship Hotel.

 

Day 11:  At 8.00 am flight to Axum, visit Stele fields and Orthodox shrines, FB Yared Zema

 

Day 12:  Flight to Lalibela, lunch, visits the Rock Hewn churches, FB Panoramic Hotel.

 

Day 13: Hike / drive to Asheten Mariam Church, lunch visit traditional Homestead, FB   Panoramic Hotel.

 

Day 14: Transfer to airport by attending an orthodox mass on the way for flight to Addis, BB

              Friendship Hotel.    

     

Day 15: City tour, Entoto Mountain, traditional dinner and transfer for late night departure.