3 days in Ethiopia Itinerary

3 days in Ethiopia Itinerary

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Addis Ababa
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Lalibela
— 1 night
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Gonder
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Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa ©

City of Humans

A sprawling metropolis and home to millions of Ethiopians, Addis Ababa houses many international organizations, embassies, and commissions, making it a diplomatic, political, and economic hub of the country.
You've now added Entoto Natural Park to your itinerary. On the 14th (Wed), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Entoto, tour the pleasant surroundings at Entoto Natural Park, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Cathedral.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Addis Ababa vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Addis Ababa. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in October, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Lalibela.

Things to do in Addis Ababa

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Historic Sites
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Nature / Park
Entoto Natural Park
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Religious Site
Holy Trinity Cathedral
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Mountain
Mount Entoto
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Lalibela

Lalibela ©
Tourism in Lalibela, a small town nestled in Ethiopia's Lasta Mountains, prospers due to its fascinating cluster of rock-carved churches, dating back to the 12th century and boasting the status of a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): view the masterpieces at The Fine Art Gallery, delve into the distant past at Rock-Hewn Churches of Lalibela, and then steep yourself in history at Church of St. George.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Lalibela trip planning site.

You can fly from Addis Ababa to Lalibela in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Gonder.

Things to do in Lalibela

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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Gonder

Gonder ©

Camelot of Africa

A former royal city, Gonder once served as the Ethiopian Empire's capital--it still boasts well-preserved remains of 17th-century castles and palaces that shed light on the opulent lifestyle of the bygone times.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fasiladas Bath Timket, explore the historical opulence of Fasil Ghebbi, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Debre Berhan Selassie Church, then get to know the fascinating history of Falasha Village, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Ploughshare Women Crafts Training Centre.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Gonder route planner.

You can fly from Lalibela to Gonder in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gonder

Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Debre Berhan Selassie Church
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World heritage site
Fasil Ghebbi
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Religious Site
Fasiladas Bath Timket
4.2

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