An Ethiopia Tour to Fascinating
Historic and Cultural Destinations
At Highway Tours we provide ethiopia tour packages to the spectacular and grand attractions of
Ethiopia. Our ethiopia tour package covers a range of diverse fascinations, grouped into historic, cultural, nature
The historic route of our ethiopia tour heads to the northern part of Ethiopia and begins with
Bahirdar, Lake Tana, and the Blue Nile Falls.
The source of the Blue Nile river, Lake Tana, is dotted with island monasteries, housing treasures
of medieval art.
30 kilometers away, the river roars over the spectacular Tisissat Falls.
Gondar, the famous medieval city known for its many castles and decoration of its churches is the
next attraction of our ethiopia tour package.
After visiting the Royal enclosure and other attractions we head to the north to the Simien
These are the most beautiful mountain ranges in Africa.
The spectacular scenery and the remarkable wild life include the endemic Gelada Baboon, and
Also not to be missed highlights of the ethiopia tour historic and wildlife package.
The ethiopia tour also journeys to Ethiopia’s magnificent and incredible grand attractions at Yeha,
Axum, Debre-Damo and Tigray.
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The Lalibela rock hewn churches were built by King Lalibela in the late 12th century.
Architecturally unique, carved inside and outside from solid rock they are decorated with
As one of the best historical attractions on an ethiopia tour they are considered by many to be
among the wonders of the world.
Here our guide Habtamu will help you to get the most from your visit to the rock hewn churches,
built by a civilization that existed more than 2500 years ago.
Alice Klement writes:
Habtamu is a wonderful guide in Lalibela.
He knows his "stuff" and delivers it patiently, in excellent English with a finely-honed sense of
Besides that, he is everything a guide must be: reliable and courteous,
informed and informative, timely and on time, fair and honest.
Alice Klement, JD
U.S. Fulbright Scholar to Ethiopia.
Places Visited 2007-2008
We at Highway Tours also provide the cultural and nature package of an ethiopia tour to the largest
nature sanctuary in the country. Its rich spectacle is one of the least visited areas in East Africa ‘The Omo
Here Ethiopia’s remarkable people, fascinating and prolific wild life like buffalo, elephant,
giraffe, cheetah, lion, leopard, zebra, greater and lesser kudu live.
The Omo river is also one of Africa’s premier locations for white water rafting and many splendors
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The ethiopia tour package also encompasses the diverse and fascinating tribal groups inhabiting the
To mention a few, the Bume known for their scarification, the Geleb for their remarkable
hairstyling, the Mursi for their lip-plate tradition and their fierce stick fighting men.
There are the Surma for their white body painting and ear-plate traditions.
The Arbore and the Hamar have personal adornment, ornate hair styles and also their markets and
All this and more are part of the many attractions of our ethiopia tour.
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