BAHIR DAR, GONDAR, AXUM Y LALIBELA BY LAND (14 DAYS 13 NIGHTS)
TECNICAL DATA ROUTE : HASSEN H003
A trip for northern Ethiopia. Traveling north, let us know the history of this country. A route designed with the objective of knowing the most important places in the region, where the majority is Orthodox religion.
Most of the people are ethnic Amhara. Cities like Bahar Dar, shores of Lake Tana, where we will visit its churches latched in small islets in the lake, or the famous waterfalls of Tissisat, Blue Nile source. The town of Gondar receives us with all its medieval buildings, castles, fortresses, declared patrimony of humanity. Lalibela highlight of the trip with its troglodyte churches excavated in the rock that form a unique and incomparable monument. We may know the rhythm of life of the monks who watch over the well kept relics that exist there.
DAY 1: ORIGIN-ADDIS ABABA
DAY 2: ADDIS ABABA-BAHARDAR
DAY 3: BAHARDAR
DAY 4: BAHARDAR
DAY 5: BAHARDAR-GONDAR LALIBELA
DAY 6: GONDAR-AXUM
DAY 7: AXUM
DAY 8: AXUM-ADIGRAT
DAY 9: ADIGRAT-MEKELE
DAY 10: MEKELE-LALIBELA
DAY 11: LALIBELA
DAY 12: LALIBELA-KOMBOLCHA
DAY 13: KOMBOLCHA - ADDIS ABEBA
DAY 14: ADDIS ABEBA- ORIGIN
BAHIR DAR, GONDAR, AXUM Y LALIBELA BY LAND
On arrival in Addis Ababa, there will be a city tour of National Museum where Lucy 'Dinkinesh' is found, the Ethnographic Museum of the main campus of Addis Ababa University and mount Entoto the first palace of Emperior Menelik is found.
Transfer to the monastery Debra Libanos and the Blue Nile Gorges.
Transfer to Bahir Dar and on Arrival in the afternoon there will be a city tour of Bahir Dar.
This day we will be spending our time in the monasteries of Lake Tana where we can find holy books and ecclesiastic materials those tell us about the history of 12th and 13th century back.
Transfer to Gonder, and visit the 17th Century place of Emperor Fasilidas and his successors and his bath and swimming pool.
Transfer to Axum, en route take an over view of part of the Semein mountains national park. spend the night at Axum.
This day we will Visit the stalea field and Axum Tsiyon Maryam Church.
Transfer to Adigrat and on the way visit the Temple of Yeha and the Monastery of Debra Libanos.
Drive to Mekele and en route visit the rock hewn churches of Tigray (unique) and Negashi Mosque.
Drive to Lalibela through mount' Alamata and viewing the landscapes and vegetation variety.
We will spend this full day, visiting the churches of Lalibela which are carved of monolithic and semi-monolithic rock.
Transfer to Konbolcha, en route visit the monastery of Lake Estefanos and the semi-monolithic church of Genet Maryam.
Return back to Addis Ababa through Senbete, if its sunday we will visit senbete market.
PRICE AND CONDITIONS
BAHIR DAR, GONDAR, AXUM Y LALIBELA BY LAND (14 DAYS 13 NOCHES)
INDIVIDUAL TRAVEL CONDITIONS
THE REQUESTED AND AGREED TO CUSTOMER
DATE OF TOUR START - Every day of de Wee
GROUP TRAVEL CONDITIONS
DATE OF TOUR START - Tuesday
BASIC PRICE PER PERSON, FOR GROUP (12 PASSENGERS)
FINAL PRICE PER PERSON=BASIC PRICE + SUPPLEMENTS
As a result of changes related to, fuel and foreign currency exchanges, the prices established in this route may be revised up to 20 days before the departure date.
APPLICABLE PER PERSON SUPPLEMENTS
BY MINIMUM GROUP
Group of 10 to 11 traveler ...... 98 $
Group of 8 to 9 traveler .....246 $
Group of 6 to 7 traveler .....492 $
Group of 4 to 5 traveler .....676 $
Group of 2 to 3 traveler ....1874 $
Supplement Kuriftu Lodge in Bahar Dar (per night) double room............... 43 $
Supplement Kuriftu Lodge in Bahar Dar (per night) in a single room............60 $
European cancellation insurance with coverage up to 2,300 € (Optional)....68 $
single room.............242 $
FLIGHT FROM ORIGIN
Our prices are not included the ticket and airport taxes by dependent on the airline, the place of origin of the traveler, the travel dates and advance on signing the contract.
Once contacted Hassen Tour will inform you of the ticket and inform you how to get it.
If the customer requests, we will provide the necessary information to make the flight from the country of origin to Addis Ababa place of beginning of this itinerary.
Transfer airport to hotel in Ethiopia.
Transportation, minibus, 4*4 latest model cars and coaches with English speaking driver.
Bed and breakfast at the hotels listed in the route or similar
Full board throughout the route except Addis Adaba (bed and breakfast)
Entries to the places indicated in the visits, parks, churches, museums, monasteries
Local guides speaking Spanish, French, Germany, Italian and others in addition to English throughout the tour
Excursion by boats on Lake Tana (half day)
Mules at Lalibela, for trips, church Asheten Mariam
Dinner show in Addis Ababa on last day
SERVICES NOT INCLUDED
International flight from origin city to Addis Ababa
Ethiopia Visa, approx. 50$, is transacted on arrival at the airport
Meals in Addis Ababa except those specified as included
Drinks and meals in Addis Ababa.
Alcoholic drinks and beverages in general outside of meals throughout the trip.
Optional excursions and visits
Gratuities and personal extras.
Any service not specified as included.
Addis Ababa – Bole Ambassador hotel or similar.
Bahar dar – Addis Amba Hotel or similar.
Gondar – Florida International hotel or similar.
Axum - Yeha Hotel or similar.
Lalibela - Hotel with mountain views or similar.
The visa is done in the Addis Ababa airport (cost $ 50), a passport valid for at least 6 months. View formalities necessary for other than Spanish nationality.
In northern Ethiopia the rainy season is from June to late August. In the south the rainy season is April and May. Due to climate change, the data provided may vary depending on the year.
Currently you can change the euros at the airport on arrival.
HEALTH / VACCINATIONS
It is recommended to consult the Foreign Health centers for vaccines.
Check the center of Tropical Medicine through INTERNET for each country, gives general advice and specific data about diseases in each country.
-For the completion of the journey is necessary passport valid for more than 6 months at the date of return of the country. Check if necessary visa and notifies nationality for entry conditions in the countries
- For any questions about the necessary vaccinations and other health information for travel described, we suggest contacting the corresponding tropical medicine center in each population.
-Some of interest to the client (political situation, recommendations, vaccinations, visas, weather, etc.), see the information that each country provides
INFORMATION AND RESERVATIONS
CONTACT IN MADRID SPAIN
Movil: (+34) 686696580
Movil: (+34) 646124148
CONTACT IN ADDIS ABABA ETHIOPIA
Telephone : (+251)-911696474
HassenTour and Travel
Office Nº. 374
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia