Tour Code: Mew-EXC-002
Duration: 2 Night & 3 Day
Transport: Air / Boat / Surface
Day 1: Addis Ababa – Bahirdar
Fly to the north of Addis to the beautiful Lake city of Bahirdar crossing sululta plain and the Blue Nile gorge which is the Grand Canyon of Africa which lies adjacent to the world’s longest river the Blue Nile and Laka Tana the largest lake in Ethiopia.
In the morning, there will drive some 37KM to the small village of Tis Isat to visit the spectacular Tis Abay (the water that smokes) or Blue Nile Falls where guests will be welcomed by the sound of the waterfall. This is the fall where the famous Blue Nile falls pounded down into the rocks of the Nile gorges about 45 M. (It is worth a visit especially in the months June- September).
After lunch, guests will be escorted to Lake Tana for a memorizing boat ride to the medieval island monasteries such as Ura Kidane Mehiret & Azuwa Mariam Monasteries, where they can capture the aged essence of the beautiful mural paintings, religious books & sacred treasures. Overnight Bahirdar
Day 2:- Bahirdar – Gondar
After an early breakfast, the gust will take a morning flight to the legendary town of Gondar known for its magnificent Royal castles. Upon arrival, check -into the hotel and visit the castles of Gondar and the mesmerizing Debre Birihan Selassie church, known for its traditional angle face church paintings on its ceilings. Overnight Gondar.
Day 3: Gondar –Addis Ababa
Depending on the time, there will be a visit to the traditional church school at the Qusqam monastery where guests will experience the traditional church schooling system which is peculiar to Ethiopia, and then there will be a flight back to Addis Ababa.
- . The tour itinerary can be amended, rearranged differently, and include or exclude activities based on your interest.