7 days in Addis Ababa & Mahe Island Itinerary

7 days in Addis Ababa & Mahe Island Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Nairobi, Kenya
Fly:  2 h 30 min
1
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Victoria, Seychelles
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Nairobi, Kenya

2
nights
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Museum of Ethiopia and Asni Gallery. Head to Sabegn and Lela Galleryfor some retail therapy. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Red Terror Martyrs Memorial Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Cathedral, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Entoto, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Medhane Alem Cathedral.

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Nairobi, Kenya to Addis Ababa is an approximately 2.5- hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Nairobi in December, things will get little chillier in Addis Ababa: highs are around 25°C and lows about 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Victoria.

Things to do in Addis Ababa

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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National Museum of Ethiopia ©
National Museum of Ethiopia
Red Terror Martyrs Memorial Museum ©
Red Terror Martyrs Memorial Museum
Mount Entoto ©
Mount Entoto

4
nights
Victoria, Seychelles

Victoria ©
Victoria is the capital city of Seychelles and is situated on the north-eastern side of Mahé island, the archipelago's main island. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Clock Tower and Cathedral of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception. For shopping fun, head to Michael Adams Paintings Studio or Yve's Souvenir Cachee. Go for a jaunt from Victoria to Baie Lazare to see Petite Anse about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Beau Vallon Beach, head off the coast to Eden Island Seychelles, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Anse Intendance.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Victoria driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Addis Ababa to Victoria in 6.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Addis Ababa to Victoria. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Addis Ababa in December: highs in Victoria hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Victoria

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Mahe Island, Petite Anse, Beau Vallon Beach
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Beau Vallon Beach ©
Beau Vallon Beach
Anse Intendance ©
Anse Intendance
Petite Anse ©
Petite Anse

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