Free day and shopping in Addis Ababa and transfer to the Airport for your international flight.


Early in the morning after breakfast, we drive to Addis Ababa through Debre Brehan and on the way we stop in Ankober to view Geladas Baboons. Lunch is at the at Eva hotel and then continuing on to Addis Ababa. In the evening, you are our honored guest for dinner at one of Addis' best traditional restaurants. Be entertained during and after dinner by folkloric dancers. Overnight in Ghion Hotel

Day 11 (Jan.7) LALIBELLA (Ethiopia Christmas ceremony)

In the early morning, we will participate in the Ethiopian Chrismas ceremony held in the Rock-hewn churches of Lalibela. Unique to this ceremony is the rhythmic dancing of the large gathering of orthodox priests. Overnight at the Mountain View Hotel


After breakfast, drive to Kombolecha and take your lunch in Woldiya at Lal hotel. After, we visit the famous Lake Hayik and the ancient church of Stephen (Stifanos in Amharic) at the Lake and keep driving for your overnight at Tekely hotel


In the morning, we visit the amazing 11 ROCK HEWN CHURCHES of Lalibella. The afternoon is spent continuing our visit to the rock churches. After dinner we have a coffee ceremony and drink “Honey wine” in one of the traditional dancing houses. Overnight in Mountain View hotel