Northern Package Six

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Tour Code: YAT-N05 Tour Itinerary to Northern Ethiopia

(the Historic Route)

Focus: History, Religion, Scenery & Wildlife

Duration: 6 Days & 5 Nights

Transportation: Flight, surface drive & boat ride

Day 1: YOD Abyssinia Office, tour orientation, a welcome refreshment, check into a hotel. A city tour to Addis Ababa: National Museum, Ethnographic Museum of Addis Ababa University, Emperor Minelik’s Palace, St. Raguel’s Church (at Entoto Mountain), Merkato. Dinner.

Day 2: Flight to Bahir Dar. Check into hotel. Drive to Lake Tana, a boat ride, visit to island monasteries. Lunch. Drive to and visit the Blue Nile Fall. Dinner.

Day 3: Flight to Lalibela. Check into hotel. Visit the eleven rock-hewn monolithic. Lunch. Back to the hotel. Dinner.

Day 4: Flight to Axum. Check into hotel. Visit to the Steale of Axum. Lunch. Visit the Inscription of Ezana, Queen Sheba’s Palace, St. Mary of Zion Church, ruins of ancient palaces. Dinner.

Day 5: Flight to Gonder. Check into hotel. Lunch. Visit to the Royal Castles, the Bath of Emperor Fasiledes, Debre Birhan Selassie Church, the Castle of Empress Mintewab, and Kuskwam Mariam Church. Evening, visit ‘AzmariBet’ - Traditional Music Houses. Dinner.

Day 6: Flight back to Addis Ababa, arrival late afternoon, shopping for souvenirs. A farewell dinner, transfer out to Bole International Airport.