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Best of Addis Ababa in One Day Guided Day Tour

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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  • Led by a local guide
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Perfect for all ages and skill level


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Stop At: Entoto Hill, Addis Ababa

The tour follows a chronological order of the expansion of Addis Ababa, starting with where it all started at the famous Entoto mountain. Here, you will see the vast parts of Addis Ababa from an impressive viewpoint.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Entoto Maryam Church, Addis Ababa

You will walk around the historic Entoto Church, which in its compound has the first church in/around Addis Ababa. It is a tranquil church with typical ancient architecture of Ethiopian Churches.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Menelik palace, Addis Ababa

You will visit the palace of the Mighty King who kept Ethiopia independent from Colonial Powers (Emperor Menelik II). The Emperor was so busy fighting back imperialists that his palace is a humble one.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Chiromeda Market, Addis Ababa

One the way down from the mountains, visit Ethiopia largest textile market with displays of Ethiopia's finest hand craftsmanship

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: National Museum of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa

Here, you will get to see fossil replicas of your ancestor, Lucy

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Menelik II Square, Addis Ababa

You will drive through the center of Addis Ababa, called Old Piazza, where you will see old Italian buildings, and also masses of people transiting to different parts of the city. It is a good highlight of Addis Ababa's way of life.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Addis Mercato, Addis Ababa

Guided walking tour of the largest open air market in Ethiopia

Duration: 1 hour


  • Pickup and drop-off at any location in Addis Ababa (Hotel, house or airport)
  • Ground transportation including a car, a driver and fuel
  • Accompanying English speaking guide
  • Local tour guides
  • Entry/Admission - Entoto Hill
  • Entry/Admission - Entoto Maryam Church
  • Entry/Admission - Menelik palace
  • Entry/Admission - Chiromeda Market
  • Entry/Admission - National Museum of Ethiopia
  • Entry/Admission - Addis Mercato
  • Lunch
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Tip for tour guide
  • Other cost not offered in this program
Additional Info:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 18 years
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

Meeting Point

Your hotel in Addis Ababa
Departure Time:
9:00 AM
Departure Comments:

Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time

Return Details:
Returns to original departure point
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