Private guides, hotels, custom tours, sailing trips, interpreters, adventures everywhere. Find real experiences. Go. »

Top 10 places to visit in Addis Ababa

Top 10 places to visit in Addis AbabaTop 10 places to visit in Addis Ababa

- National Museum of Ethiopia – See the archaeological findings of the Lower Omo Valley and Awash Valley (two of Ethiopia’s sites registered by UNESCO as World Heritage Sites) to see ancient fossils of animals, human beings including Lucy, and some of the oldest stone tools human beings ever used. - Holy Trinity Cathedral - where the tombs of Emperor Haile Sillassie is found at and one of the most famous religious places in Addis Ababa - Ethnographic Museum - it was the former residence … Read more ...

Contact

Visit National Museum of Ethiopia

Visit National Museum of Ethiopia

With a city tour of Addis Ababa, visit the National Museum of Ethiopia which is where the fossil remains of the oldest hominid - Lucy (3.18 million years old) is kept in. Visitors of Addis Ababa can also see some of the most ancient stone tools human kind ever used at the National Museum.

Price of entrance is only 10 Ethiopian Birr for foreign visitors per person.

Contact

What to see in Addis Ababa

What to see in Addis Ababa

Few places in Addis Ababa to visit -National Museum of Ethiopia – Here, among a number of historical, archaeological and cultural artifacts visit some of the oldest stone tools human beings ever used, and fossil remains of animals and hominids including the fossil remains of Lucy (3.18 million years old). Mount Entoto – With its elevation of 3,200 meters above sea level, Mt. Entoto makes Addis Ababa the highest African Capital City. The view of Addis Ababa from Mount Entoto is superb. … Read more ...

Contact

Addis Ababa Tour for Transit Passengers

Addis Ababa Tour for Transit PassengersAddis Ababa Tour for Transit Passengers

So you have few hours to spend in Addis Ababa? For transit passengers at Addis Ababa Bole International AirPort who have few hours to trade a sleepy rest or the usual internet surfing which can be done anywhere anytime WITH a fantastic local experience of Addis Ababa would be the following plan. After finishing the customs process, walk out of the Airport compound and pass the first roundabout. After about five hundred meters walk straight on Bole Road, you will see a sign saying Say … Read more ...

Contact

Merkato - the biggest outdoor market in Africa

Merkato - the biggest outdoor market in AfricaMerkato - the biggest outdoor market in Africa

The best cultural pockets of Merkato to experience the City Tour of Addis Ababa are visiting the Spice Market to see the varieties of the spices Ethiopians use to prepare their deliciously hot meals, the False Banana Tree Market (locally known as Enset) whose roots locals use to make bread and porridge, the hand made baskets market, and the second hand items market. This market is closed on Sundays. As it is the case on most local markets in Ethiopia, bargaining for price is the rule of … Read more ...

Contact