Drive to Lalibella, famous for its rock hewn churches dating back 800 years. , and transfer by car to the Roha Hotel. There are no less than 1000 churches in the Lasta Region of Lalibella, some hidden in enormous caves, but it's exceptional to find 11 churches of such master craftsmanship in one locale. These brilliant feats of engineering and architecture are often referred to as the "Eighth Wonder of the World". On the way enjoy the beautiful landscape of the country and the many Amhara and Tigrai villages we pass through, admiring the way of life and agricultural styles found in rural places Overnight in Mountain View Hotel.


Depart Axum and drive to Mekele; on the way visit the 5th century BC temple of Yeha and the ancient church of Aberha-Woastebeha(the introducer of Christianity in Ethiopia during the Axumite period). You will have an opportunity to visit the Adwa battlefield, known as the symbol of African independency during colonization period. Continue on to Mekele. Overnight in the Yordanos Hotel


After breakfast, we drive to Axum through the Simien Mountain chain and the beautiful Tekeze River Valley. We will have plenty of photo-ops for capturing the unforgettable topography. Overnight at the Yeha hotel


Axum is the ancient capital of Ethiopia and the cradle of Ethiopian civilization. Axum is famous for its more than 2000 year old Axumite steles, several measuring up to 33m high; the bath and palace of the Queen of Sheba; King Kaleb's and other royal tombs, and the archaeological museum which is widely rated as Ethiopia's best. The church of St. Mary of Tsion, located across the road from the stele park, is believed to be the home of the original Ark of Covenant. Legend has it that the son of the Queen of Sheba and King Solomon of Israel, King Menelik I brought the original Ark from Israel to Axum. Overnight at the Yeha Hotel


Morning drive to Debark and continue to the Simien Mountains National Park. Here you will enjoy scenic views and familiar sightings of the endemic Gelada Baboons, amid a truly special, and breathtaking environment. The Simiens are a registered UNESCO World Heritage Site. Drive back to Debark for your overnight simen lodge Hotel