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This is a 5-Day Ethiopia North - Addis Ababa and Lalibela covering Addis Ababa , Lalibela at a cost of $1,900. Below is the best Itinerary that helps you explore these destinations on a safari starting from Addis Ababa.
Day 1: Arrival in Addis Ababa
Upon arrival at Bole International Airport, you will be met by a representative who will transfer you to your hotel in Addis Ababa. Depending on your arrival time, you can spend the day exploring the city. Visit the National Museum, where you can see the famous hominid fossil “Lucy,” and the Holy Trinity Cathedral, where the remains of Emperor Haile Selassie are interred.
Day 2: Addis Ababa - Lalibela
In the morning, you will be transferred to the airport for a flight to Lalibela. Upon arrival, you will be met by a guide and transferred to your hotel. In the afternoon, visit the first group of the rock churches of Lalibela. These churches are carved out of solid rock and are considered one of the wonders of the world.
Day 3: Lalibela
Today, you will visit the second group of the rock churches of Lalibela. These churches are located on the northern side of the town and are less frequented by tourists. You will also have the opportunity to visit the local market and see the daily life of the local people.
Day 4: Lalibela
In the morning, you will visit the third group of the rock churches of Lalibela. These churches are the most famous and are considered the masterpiece of Ethiopian architecture. In the afternoon, you can take a hike to the Asheton Maryam Monastery, which is located on a hill overlooking the town.
Day 5: Lalibela - Addis Ababa
In the morning, you will be transferred to the airport for a flight back to Addis Ababa. Upon arrival, you can spend the day visiting the Merkato, which is the largest open-air market in Africa, and the Entoto Mountain, which offers panoramic views of the city. In the evening, you will be transferred to the airport for your departure flight.