• Ethiopia - Regular Departures To Historical Route

    Tour Highlights of the Historical Route

    The Historic route is one of the prominent tourist areas of the country. Nowhere else in the world can you find a collection of Tourist attractions in one area that could date back to a time of ancient civilization.

    The well-trodden path through Ethiopia’s famous and fascinating historic sites takes you through a scenic, magnificent world of fairy-tale names such as Axum, Gondar, Bahir Dar and Lalibela.

    Traveling the route will offer you a glimpse into a truly remarkable past. As well as many priceless historical relics, you will also see the castles at Gonder, the churches of Lalibela- hewn out of living Rock, the Mysterious giant stelae at Axum, the ruins of the Queen of Sheba’s palace.

    Departure Dates for Historical Tour in 2010


    AET 045 Ethiopia: Regular Departure To Historic Route

    Transportation: On surface and flight.    Length: 12 days



    Some Important Facts About This Tour

    Group Size

    ♦ Minimum number for guaranteed departure is 2 persons

    ♦ Maximum: 8 persons

    Tour Length:

    ♦ 12 days


    ♦ Out of Addis Ababa: mixed (Basic to 3 star hotel)

    ♦ Basic: clean room, cold and hot shower, private toilette and satellite TV

    Activity level: simple

    ♦ convenient for mixed age group

    ♦ The hiking in the Semien mountain is a moderate one and is optional as well

    ♦ Any one with difficulties walking on a bit bigger steps can hire local supporter at the site (only for few churches in Lalibela)

    ♦ The longest walk to reach the site after the car/boat parked takes 30 minutes for slow walker and.


    ♦ 2 – 4 persons well kept 4X4

    ♦ Above 4 pax new model minivan


    ♦ your own arrangement before arrival here

    Pre-tour arrival:

    ♦ In the right side of this page read the information under Private Excursion

    ♦ please send us your request for arrangements with extra payments

    Late departure:

    ♦ Please let us know before you depart your home town so that we can reach you with different advice.


    ♦ The tour is directed with English speaking Guide.


    ♦ Bahirdar is the only Malaria reported place in the route. Please see the Ethiopia Travel Fact part at the bottom this page.

    Money exchange:

    ♦ Banks are available through out the route (No credit Cards out of Addis Ababa).

    How to book this tour:

    ♦ Please click the Itinerary button above and at the bottom of the detail itinerary click again Book AET 045 button, complete the form and hit submit.

    How to send your query:

    ♦ Please follow this link to send your Query or Question Send Your Question Here.

    Payment process:

    ♦ Paying 25% of the total amount is compulsory up on your confirmation through a wire transfer

    ♦ The remaining 75% before the commencement of the tour

    ♦ For more information on payment please see Terms & Conditions at the bottom of this page


  • Price Information

    Price Range:

    ♦ Minimum (8 PAX): in US dollars. On request

    ♦ Maximum (2 PAX) in US dollars. On request

    ♦ Our price is not only set as minimum and maximum but it is a range of prices that gets smaller and smaller until the pax reaches its maximum.

    ♦ Please click Price to request for price list.

    Price includes:

    ♦ Meet and greet at airport;

    ♦ All accommodation based on twin room occupancy;

    ♦ Meals in Addis, on bed & breakfast basis;

    ♦ Meals out of Addis, on full board basis;

    ♦ All entrance fees at sites, churches, parks and villages;

    ♦ All transfers and visits according to the itinerary;

    ♦ All Ground transportation including, fuel and all costs of the driver;

    ♦ Professional English speaking Tour Guide accompanying through out the trip;

    ♦ Local Guide and scout fees in parks and villages;

    ♦ Two sectors domestic flights, one Addis Ababa to Bahirdar the other is a return flight to Addis;

    ♦ Farewell dinner in Addis to enjoy traditional Ethiopian food (with soft drinks or bottled water) & Music; and

    ♦ A traditional Ethiopian coffee ceremony at a convenient time in one of the local house in Lalibela.

    ♦ Government taxes.

    Price doesn’t include:

    ♦ International flights

    ♦ Lunch and Dinner in Addis Ababa

    ♦ Alcoholic drinks

    ♦ Video filming and photography fees

    ♦ Incidental meals, snacks and drinks

    ♦ Tips and items of personal nature like laundry, souvenirs, etc, and

    ♦ All what is not included in the list above.

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  • Private Excursions and Extension Tours

    If you either arrive earlier or depart later than the group you are joining, day Tours and a selection of Special Interest Tours or other tours of the various regions are also available as Private Excursions. Send us your request HERE