Who we are

Yod Abyssinia Tour & Travel is an inbound & outbound tour operator based in Addis Ababa Ethiopia. It is a sister company of the renowned Yod Abyssinia Cultural Restaurant - the two chain cultural restaurant that has been introducing the Ethiopian hospitality through diverse cuisines, cultural dance and music to tourists and travelers to Ethiopia since 2003. (link)

YATT was established in December 2010 according to the Ethiopian commercial registration and business license proclamation No. 13/1997 and Federal Regulation No. 13/1997, registered under the Ministry of Culture & Tourism as well as a member of Ethiopian Tour Operators' Association. (link) YATT is also an accredited IATA agent.

YATT has so far invested close to 300, 000.00 USD and put in place latest model limousines, air conditioned buses and 4WD Land Cruisers. It is also staffed by over 15 management staff, travel agents, tour operators/guides and drivers.


Providing professional and reliable tour and travel services and maintaining excellence and meeting customers' expectations and maximum satisfaction are the fundamentals in the mission of YOD Abyssinia Tour & Travel.

Our Staff

YOD Abyssinia Tour & Travel is well staffed by over 15 intellect management, experienced travel agents, tour operators, multi lingual guides and cooks/chefs with ample experience of tour operation and very knowledgeable of the various tourist attractions in Ethiopia.

The team is also composed of highly experienced drivers, with excellent knowledge of the in and out of Ethiopia and good skills of maintaining vehicles upon unexpected failures. What else can guarantee a safe and reliable tour service?

Our Vehicles

YOD Abyssinia Tour & Travel vehicles are latest model brand-new, comfortable, and fully insured air conditioned buses, minibuses and 4WD Land Cruisers. They are suitably fit for the landscape and environment of Ethiopia, from the hottest area of Afar to the tough Simien Mountains. Adequate camping equipments and tents have also been put in place at YOD Abyssinia to ensure your comfort and safety.

Why our service is different?

Because it is a service that comes from a great passion of serving clients to the maximum, assisted by experienced team of staff, ready to ensure your comfort and an enjoyable stay in Ethiopia with distinctive, personalized service and professionalism.

Your Comfort, Safety & Satisfaction - Our Priorities!

See you in ETHIOPIA!