The rock-hewn churches of Lalibela and Addis Ababa 4 days
- Trip Type Historic
- Tour Code GHET-034
- Private Journey
- 4 Days
- Ancient history, age-old culture, rock churches, and so much more
This cultural tour takes you to one of the world's most incredible man-made creations, commonly referred by many as the “living wonders of the world” These remarkable edifices were carved out of solid rock, in a region where the rugged landscape still protects the churches from mass tourism. The 11 man-made churches are found in the town of Lalibela and they are a lasting monument to man's faith in God.
If you just have only a couple of days and you have to chosoe one, this UNESCO's World Heritage Site is truly a must see.
Day 01: Arrive Addis Ababa
Arrive in Addis Ababa and afternoon city tour of Addis Ababa.
Day 02: Addis Ababa-Lalibela
In the morning, fly to Lalibela and visit the first group of rock-hewn churches from the 1200 AD.
Day 03: Lalibela-Asheten Mariam
In the morning excursion to Yimrehane Christos. In the afternoon, visit the second group of rock-hewn churches.
Day 04: Lalibela-Addis Ababa-Departure
In the morning, fly to Addis Ababa. The rest of the day city tour of Addis Ababa which include: Merkato, Entoto and Piassa. In the evening, there will be traditional dinner and live cultural dance show. At the end of the farewell dinner, transfer to Addis Ababa airport for the flight back. End of tour.