This is a sightseeing tour of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia's Capital. It is about eight hours in duration and it is perfect for visitors who want to experience Addis Ababa specifically and Ethiopia in General.
Visitors will visit the National Archaeological Museum of Ethiopia(where the fossil remains of Lucy is kept in), the Holy Trinity Cathedral, Merkato - the largest open-air market in Africa to see its interesting parts like the spice market, basket market, and second-hand market. Then, we will drive to the peak of Mount Entoto to have a panoramic view of Addis Ababa and to visit the oldest church in Addis which is famous for its beautiful wall paintings. Finally, we will drive on the main streets of Addis to visit the city's various historical monuments.
This city tour of Addis Ababa is of about 8 hours to visit the most interesting sites of the city. Visitors will be taken to the National Archaeological Museum of Ethiopia to see mainly the fossil remains of Lucy(3.18 mil years old), the Holy Trinity Cathedral, the Ethnological Museum which was the former residence of Emperor Haile Selassie.
Then, after a lunch stop at one of the best traditional restaurants of Addis where you will taste varieties of (delicious Ethiopian meals, we drive to Merkato which is the largest open-air market in Africa to visit the interesting spice market, second-hand market, and the recycling section. And then we drive to the peak of Mount Entoto to visit the oldest church in Addis and to have the panoramic view of the city.
Finally, we drive on the main streets of Addis to see its various historical monuments.
As I was born and raised in Addis Ababa, and years of experience I have, I believe I would be the perfect match for your trip in and around Addis.
Tour Price is a group price up to 6 participants and includes the following services:-
- Comfortable private minivan of 2014 Model equipped with air conditioning and seatbelts
- Fuel (gasoline) and driver's allowance
- Hotel/airport pickup and drop off
-Professional experienced English speaking tour guide (my time as your guide and personal assistant)
- And, all related government taxes
Price does NOT include:-
- Meals and drinks
- Admission (entrance) fees
- Expenses of personal nature such as photo fees, tips, etc
- And, any expenses which are not mentioned in the 'Included' list above
Contact me soon and enjoy the best of your time in Addis!