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Addis Ababa City Tour

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  • 10 hr

This package will enable you visit the national museum of the country which holds the famous Lucy(Australopithecus), dated back to 3.2 million years. Set within Haile Selassie’s former Palace and Addis Ababa University Sidist Kilo Campus is the Ethnological Museum. This museum displays artefacts, handicrafts, as well as bedroom, bathroom and exorbitant changing room of Emperor Haile Selassie. The other attraction is the beautifully painted Holy Trinity Cathedral. The cathedral bears the title ‘Menbere Tsebaot’, or ‘Pure Altar’.The cathedral complex also includes the Feast of God the Son Church, which is also known as the Church of the Four Heavenly Creatures. Mount Entoto, St. Mary church, Old palace of Emperor Menelik II, Merkato Open air Market and more are the other sightseeings included on this tour.

Itinerary Details

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Stop At: Addis Ababa Museum

The tour starts with a pick up from your hotel, Bole International Airport or any specific place, and then drive to the National Museum of Ethiopia for visiting the long age history of Ethiopia and the oldest human ancestor, Lucy. Set within Haile Selassie’s former palace and surrounded by the beautiful gardens and fountains of Addis Ababa University’s main campus is the enthralling Ethnological Museum. Even if you’re not normally a museum fan, this one is worth a bit of your time – it’s easily one of the finest museums in Africa. Before lunch, drive to Holy Trinity Cathedral Church which has unique architectural style. Immediately after a relaxed lunch, drive up to Entoto Mountains, the best location to observe the panoramic view of the capital. It is also a historical place where Menelik II resided and built his palace. It is notable as the location of a number of celebrated churches, including Saint Raguel and Saint Mary (Maryam Church). The return drive will be via Piazza with an enroute visit to St. George Church and Menelik II Square towards the largest open air market, Merkato. This site will enable you have an experience of shopping in Ethiopia. The tour ends at the place where you were picked up in the morning.

Duration: 8 hour