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Ethiopia

Ethiopia

9 Nights & 10 Days

November 24 -December 3, 2021

Prices from

$3,400

Per person

single & double occupancy available

Ethiopia

– Elevate & Enlighten and Escape –

Ethiopia is located in the ‘Horn of Africa’ along the northeast region of the continent and contains more than 70% of Africa’s mountains. Ethiopia, also known as the Cradle of Mankind, is home to the oldest humanoid on earth, the ancient Aksumite Empire, Ark of the Covenant, and countless historical museums and churches including Debre Birhan Selassie I Church.

The capital of Ethiopia is Addis Ababa, which means ‘New Flower’, is often referred to as the ‘Political Capital of Africa’ as it is the headquarters for the African Union. The flourishing capital of Ethiopia offers a variety of authentic restaurants, theaters and the burial grounds of Emperor Selassie I.

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Day to Day Itinerary

DAY 1

Arrive to Ethiopia and Unwind

Wednesday – November 24, 2021

After landing at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport in Ethiopia, your private Away to Africa driver will transport you to your lodging.

Today you will have a relaxed day with a traditional Ethiopian meal and tea so you can rest yourself for an early morning flight to Axum tomorrow.

  Addis Ababa.   Dinner Included

DAY 2

Ancient Architectural Structures in Axum

Thursday – November 25, 2021

After arriving in Axum you will view a variety of sites including;Famous Obelisks, Queen of Sheba’s Bath & Palace, King Bazen’s Tomb, & St. Mary Zion Church; home to the Ark of the Covenant.

  Axum .   Breakfast & Lunch Included

DAY 3

Rock Hewn Churches In Lalibela

Friday – November 26, 2021

Today you will travel to Lalibela, the town known for its elegant architectural and 13 majestic rock hewn churches.

Tonight you will enjoy traditional food coupled with honey wine and dancing to the sounds of Ethiopian.

  Lalibela .   Breakfast Included

DAY 4

Lalibella Part Deux

Saturday – November 27, 2021

Awake for an early breakfast prior to heading out for our second day in Lalibela. We will continue exploring the town of Lalibela and hike to the Roof of Africa.

Spend the evening relaxing as you take in the serene mountainous views of Ethiopia.

  LALIBELA .   All Meals Included

DAY 5

Castles of Gondor

Sunday – November 28, 2021

You will depart early morning to drive to the former capital of Ethiopia and ‘Camelot’ of Africa; Gondar.

In Gondar you will explore the city that is recognized throughout the world for its mysterious castles which date back to the early to mid 1600’s.

  Gondor .   All Meals Included

DAY 6

Lake Tana Monastery & Bahir Dar

Monday – November 29, 2021

You will explore Bahir Dar with a boat trip on Lake Tana and a visit to the island monastery of Zege Peninsula and Ura Kidane Mehret.

Afterwards you will explore the Blue Nile Falls on the Blue Nile River.

Enjoy a relaxing dinner along the lake as you take in the scenery while watching the sunset over the lake.

  Bahir Dar .   All Meals Included

DAY 7

History of Addis

Tuesday – November 30, 2021

Enjoy a day of rest and relaxation in Addis Ababa and enjoy some traditional Beyaynetu.

After resting for half of the day, we will travel to visit; Haile Selassie Cathedral, National Museum of Ethiopia, Emperor Menelik and Empress Taitu Museum & Shopping Center @ Shiromeda.

  Addis Ababa.   All Meals Included

DAY 8

Shashamane

Wednesday – December 1, 2021

Today you will travel to Shashamane which represents 500 acres of private land set aside by Emperor Haile Selassie I in order to encourage Rastafarians, Ethiopian World Federation officers and other settlers from Jamaica and Caribbean to relocate in Africa.

Afterwards we will relax at the hot springs of Wondo Genet

  Shashamane .   All Meals Included

DAY 9

Addis Skate Park

Thursday – December 2, 2021

After breakfast you will have the opportunity to spend a couple of hours volunteering in the community of Addis Ababa at the Ethiopian Skate Park.

Afterwards you will have the opportunity to go shopping for garments in the shopping district.

Enjoy a traditional Ethiopian dinner as you take time to relax and enjoy your last evening in Ethiopia.

  Addis Ababa .   All Meals Included

DAY 10

Depart Mama Afrika

Friday – December 3, 2021

Enjoy a send-off breakfast with your Away to Africa family and reflect on your experience on the continent. Afterwards you will be transferred to the airport for your departure home.

  Traveling .   Breakfast Included

“When the webs of the spider join, they can trap a lion.”

– ETHIOPIAN PROVERB

Your Investment

WE offer flexible & custom payment plans
contact us for a quote with flights included

Single room for one person. Couples are considered double occupancy.

November 24 -December 3, 2021

$4,000/pp

DEPOSIT $499 $200

For alternate payment options including direct deposit & PayPal please contact us.

Custom Payment plans available at booking

One room with two beds. Paired travelers will share a room.

November 24 -December 3, 2021

$3,400/pp

DEPOSIT $499 $200

For alternate payment options including direct deposit & PayPal please contact us.

Custom Payment plans available at booking

Included

Our tour to Ethiopia includes enjoying diverse cultural expeditions throughout the country based on single/double occupancy ensuite for all lodging.

  • Swag Bag including our ‘I Met God’ T-shirt upon arrival
  • All Lodging Accommodations.
  • Airplane tickets to Lalibela, Axum, Gondar, and return to Addis Ababa. (The inclusion of listed flights is contingent on your selected tour package).
  • Specified Meals throughout the entire tour.
  • An Away to Africa Tour Representative that travels with you 100% of the time on the ground during the duration of the tour.
  • All Transportation Costs which includes Personal Driver and Airport Pickup & Drop-off.
  • Entry Fees into all Excursions and all lounges we attend as a group.
  • Pricing is contingent on the time which tickets are purchased.

Not Included

  • International Round Trip Flight Add-On is available for each departure.
  • Required travel documentation (Valid Passport &/or Visa).
  • Parties and Events not included in package.
  • Transport outside of tours.
  • Gratuities for Guides & Drivers.
  • Travel Insurance (More Info About Insurance).*affiliate link*
  • Hotel Room Charges, Personal Telephone Calls on Hotel Phones & Laundry.
  • Souvenirs & Snacks, Lunch, Dinner & Alcoholic drinks.
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    DAY 1

    Arrive to Ethiopia and Unwind

    Wednesday – November 24, 2021


    After landing at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport in Ethiopia, your private Away to Africa driver will transport you to your lodging.

    Today you will have a relaxed day with a traditional Ethiopian meal and tea so you can rest yourself for an early morning flight to Axum tomorrow.

      Addis Ababa.   Dinner Included

    DAY 2

    Ancient Architectural Structures in Axum

    Thursday – November 25, 2021


    After arriving in Axum you will view a variety of sites including;Famous Obelisks, Queen of Sheba’s Bath & Palace, King Bazen’s Tomb, & St. Mary Zion Church; home to the Ark of the Covenant.

      Axum .   Breakfast & Lunch Included

    DAY 3

    Rock Hewn Churches In Lalibela

    Friday – November 26, 2021


    Today you will travel to Lalibela, the town known for its elegant architectural and 13 majestic rock hewn churches.

    Tonight you will enjoy traditional food coupled with honey wine and dancing to the sounds of Ethiopian.

      Lalibela .   Breakfast Included

    DAY 4

    Lalibella Part Deux

    Saturday – November 27, 2021


    Awake for an early breakfast prior to heading out for our second day in Lalibela. We will continue exploring the town of Lalibela and hike to the Roof of Africa.

    Spend the evening relaxing as you take in the serene mountainous views of Ethiopia.

      LALIBELA .   All Meals Included

    DAY 5

    Castles of Gondor

    Sunday – November 28, 2021


    You will depart early morning to drive to the former capital of Ethiopia and ‘Camelot’ of Africa; Gondar.

    In Gondar you will explore the city that is recognized throughout the world for its mysterious castles which date back to the early to mid 1600’s.

      Gondor .   All Meals Included

    DAY 6

    Lake Tana Monastery & Bahir Dar

    Monday – November 29, 2021


    You will explore Bahir Dar with a boat trip on Lake Tana and a visit to the island monastery of Zege Peninsula and Ura Kidane Mehret.

    Afterwards you will explore the Blue Nile Falls on the Blue Nile River.

    Enjoy a relaxing dinner along the lake as you take in the scenery while watching the sunset over the lake.

      Bahir Dar .   All Meals Included

    DAY 7

    History of Addis

    Tuesday – November 30, 2021


    Enjoy a day of rest and relaxation in Addis Ababa and enjoy some traditional Beyaynetu.

    After resting for half of the day, we will travel to visit; Haile Selassie Cathedral, National Museum of Ethiopia, Emperor Menelik and Empress Taitu Museum & Shopping Center @ Shiromeda.

      Addis Ababa .   All Meals Included

    DAY 8

    Shashamane

    Wednesday – December 1, 2021


    Today you will travel to Shashamane which represents 500 acres of private land set aside by Emperor Haile Selassie I in order to encourage Rastafarians, Ethiopian World Federation officers and other settlers from Jamaica and Caribbean to relocate in Africa.

    Afterwards we will relax at the hot springs of Wondo Genet.

      Shashamane .   Breakfast Included

    DAY 9

    Addis Skate Park

    Thursday – December 2, 2021


    After breakfast you will have the opportunity to spend a couple of hours volunteering in the community of Addis Ababa at the Ethiopian Skate Park.

    Afterwards you will have the opportunity to go shopping for garments in the shopping district.

    Enjoy a traditional Ethiopian dinner as you take time to relax and enjoy your last evening in Ethiopia.

      Addis Ababa.   All Meals Included

    DAY 10

    Depart Mama Afrika

    Friday – December 3, 2021


    Enjoy a send-off breakfast with your Away to Africa family and reflect on your experience on the continent. Afterwards you will be transferred to the airport for your departure home.

      Traveling .   Breakfast Included

    “When the webs of the spider join, they can trap a lion.”

    – ETHIOPIAN PROVERB

    Your Investment

    WE offer flexible & custom payment plans
    contact us for a quote with flights included

    Single room for one person. Couples are considered double occupancy.

    November 24 -December 3, 2021

    $4,000/pp

    DEPOSIT $499 $200

    For alternate payment options including direct deposit & PayPal please contact us.

    Custom Payment plans available at booking

    One room with two beds. Paired travelers will share a room.

    November 24 -December 3, 2021

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    DEPOSIT $499 $200

    For alternate payment options including direct deposit & PayPal please contact us.

    Custom Payment plans available at booking

    Included

    Our tour to Ethiopia includes enjoying diverse cultural expeditions throughout the country based on single/double occupancy ensuite for all lodging.

    • Swag Bag including our ‘I Met God’ T-shirt upon arrival
    • All Lodging Accommodations.
    • Airplane tickets to Lalibela, Axum, Gondar, and return to Addis Ababa. (The inclusion of listed flights is contingent on your selected tour package).
    • Specified Meals throughout the entire tour.
    • An Away to Africa Tour Representative that travels with you 100% of the time on the ground during the duration of the tour.
    • All Transportation Costs which includes Personal Driver and Airport Pickup & Drop-off.
    • Entry Fees into all Excursions and all lounges we attend as a group.
    • Pricing is contingent on the time which tickets are purchased.

    Not Included

  • International Round Trip Flight Add-On is available for each departure.
  • Required travel documentation (Valid Passport &/or Visa).
  • Parties and Events not included in package.
  • Transport outside of tours.
  • Gratuities for Guides & Drivers.
  • Travel Insurance (More Info About Insurance).*affiliate link*
  • Hotel Room Charges, Personal Telephone Calls on Hotel Phones & Laundry.
  • Souvenirs & Snacks, Lunch, Dinner & Alcoholic drinks.
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