Discovery week. Addis Ababa and its surroundings

Discovery week. Addis Ababa and its surroundings

Description

Experiences

  • Nature
  • Heritage
  • People

Duration

7 days

This discovery week program is varied : boat trips, hiking on reservations or in typical housing areas for species such as ostriches, gazelles, pelicans, hippos playing in their natural environment and in protected areas, scenes of Ethiopian life... Let yourself be drawn from cities to villages, to landscapes of archaeological sites, traditional markets in places of pilgrimage.

The panoramic photo above gives you an idea of the famous Addis Ababa Mercato, one of the largest open air markets in Africa.

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Photos

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Map

Sights to see

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    Stopovers

    • Day 1: VISIT OF ADDIS ABABA

      - Reception at the airport and transfer to the hotel
      - Get settled, rest
      - Visit of the Mount Entoto with panoramic view of the city and visit of the Menelik II palace and museum
      - Lunch at the hotel
      - Visit of the National Museum (Lucy skeleton) and the Holy Trinity Church
      - Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel

    • Day 2: DEPARTURE TO DEBRE ZEIT

      - Settle in, rest
      - Visit of the lake Babogaya crater in Debrezeit and boat trip
      - Lunch, dinner and overnight stay at the hotel

    • Day 3: DEPARTURE TO LANGANO

      - Breakfast at the hotel
      - Drive to Langano
      - Visit of the Abijata Shala Park (ostriches, gazelles, flamingos, pelicans, ...) and natural hot water sources 
      - Lunch at Zeway
      - Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel

    • Day 4: DEPARTURE TO AWASA

      - Departure to Awasa
      - Boat trip on Lake Awasa (hippos) and visit of the fish market
      - Lunch in Awasa
      - Dinner and overnight at the hotel

    • Day 5: DEPARTURE TO BUTAJERA

      - Breakfast at the hotel
      - Departure for Butajera
      - Visit of the Tiya steles, paleolithic site of Melka Kunture and Adadi Mariam Church
      - Lunch at Butajera
      - Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel 

    • Day 6: DEPARTURE FOR WENCHI/WOLISSO

      - Breakfast at the hotel
      - Departure for Wenchi
      - Visit of the Crater Lake of Wenchi and church (about 3 to 4 hours walking or horse riding)
      - Picnic lunch
      - Departure for Wolisso
      - Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel

    • Day 7: ADDIS ABABA

      - Departure for Addis Ababa
      - Lunch in town
      - Visit of the Merkato (largest market in Africa) and shopping
      - Dinner in a traditional restaurant and discovery of the typical chorals and ethiopian dances
      - Transfer to the airport

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    Must-stop sites

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    Rates

    Description After-tax price per person
    2 people 1 450 €
    4 people 1 290 €
    6 people 976 €
    8 people 900 €
    single room 140 €

    Depending on the airline company you choose, you may be required to land in Addis Ababa the day before your tour departs and possibly leave the day after the tour ends. Summer Time Tour & Travel may, in accordance with your preferences, handle your stay from arrival in Ethiopia until departure . Accommodation and meals at the Hotel Normandie in Gelan, outside of the tour package, will naturally raise the amount of your personalized quote.

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    Information

    The holiday stay
    Your particulars

    This reservation form is not binding and does not initiate a payment. The Summer Time Tour & Travel team will receive your reservation request and subsequently contact you to establish with you the details of your stay and payment conditions.

    For any questions, feel free to contact Summer Time Tour & Travel:

    By phone:
    00 251 118 677 996

    From Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:00, French time
    We speak both French and English.
    Ethiopian number, carrier dependent

    By e-mail:
    contact@summertimetour.com
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