3 Days Excursion to AXUM & LALIBELLA
Our three days and two nights excursion tour to Axum and Lalibella offers our travelers a detailed feature of the architectural wonders of the ancient Axum Obelisk and purely Monolithic Church of Lalibella.
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What's included :
- 2x Breakfast
- Accommodation included: 2 nights
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- All Fees and Taxes
- Entry/Admission - The Ruins of Aksum
- Entry/Admission - Rock-Hewn Churches of Lalibela
What's excluded :
Day 1: Addis Ababa - Axum
Stop At: The Ruins of Aksum, Axum Ethiopia
Early morning flight to Axum, you will be met Enter Ethiopia Representative and transferred to your hotel. After check in hotel we will be a full day visiting the sites of Axum, A city with more than 3000 years of history Axum was once the center of a great empire and ancient civilization. Axum is exclusively known for being home of the original Ark of the Covenant. The sightseeing of this ancient city includes St. Mary’s Church, the sanctuary Chapel which is the repository for ‘Ark of the covenant’, the coronation yard, the Stelae Park, Tombs of Kaleb and his son Gebre Meskel, Ezana’s inscriptions and ruins of Queen of Sheba’s. Unfortunately, no one (except one specially chosen guardian monk) is allowed to enter the chapel where the Ark is kept.
Duration: 8 hours
No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight in Axum Yared Zema or similar standard, a 3-star Hotel
Day 2: Axum - Lalibella
Stop At: Rock-Hewn Churches of Lalibela, Lalibela 1260 Ethiopia
Depart on an early morning flight to Lalibela (08:00), the most famous of all of the Ethiopian historical sites. After lunch, start your tour of the rock-hewn churches of Lalibela, visiting the Northwestern Cluster of churches - Bete Medhane Alem, Bete Maryam, Bete Meskel, Bete Danaghel, and Bete Mikael. After lunch you will visit the Southeastern Cluster of churches – Bete Gabriel-Rufael, Bete Merkorios, Bete Amanual, and Bete Abba Libanos. Finally, you will visit the most famous of all the churches – Bete Giyorgis, constructed in honor of the patron saint of Ethiopia – Saint George.
Duration: 6 hours
Accommodation included: Overnight in Lalibella Mountain View hotel or similar standard
Day 3: Lalibella - Addis Ababa
Stop At: Lalibela, Lalibela, Amhara Region
On this day morning after breakfast visit the Monastery of NakutoLa’ab hewn out of a rock cave on the way to the airport to fly back to Addis Ababa.
Duration: 3 hours
No accommodation included on this day.
Departure Point :Friendship Hypermarket, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Departure Time :7:00 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.