4 days in Ethiopia Itinerary

4 days in Ethiopia Itinerary

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4 days in Ethiopia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  31​h
1
Gonder
— 1 day
Fly:  1​h 30​min
2
Addis Ababa
— 1 night
Fly:  20​h 30​min
End: Sydney

1
day
Gonder

Gonder ©
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.
On the 1st (Tue), step into the grandiose world of Fasil Ghebbi and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Debre Berhan Selassie Church.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Gonder online sightseeing planner .

Sydney, Australia to Gonder is an approximately 31-hour flight. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Sydney to Gonder due to the time zone difference. October in Gonder sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Addis Ababa.

Things to do in Gonder

Historic Sites
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Debre Berhan Selassie Church ©
Debre Berhan Selassie Church
Fasil Ghebbi ©
Fasil Ghebbi

1
night
Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Entoto Hill, see the interesting displays at National Museum of Ethiopia, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Cathedral, and finally examine the collection at Red Terror Martyrs Memorial Museum.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Addis Ababa trip itinerary planning website .

You can fly from Gonder to Addis Ababa in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. Traveling from Gonder in October, expect slightly colder with lows of 13°C in Addis Ababa. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Addis Ababa

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Holy Trinity Cathedral ©
Holy Trinity Cathedral
Entoto Hill ©
Entoto Hill
Red Terror Martyrs Memorial Museum ©

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