Home / Addis Ababa / Cultural / Scenic/City Tours

Museum Highlights Guided Day Tour in Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Starts From
6 to 8 hours
Guide Language
User Reviews
1 Reviews
Book Now!
Starts From
Please select activities date.
Adult(s) x (Age 18 To 99)
At least one participants should be selected.

Nearby Activities


  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Led by a local guide
  • Perfect for all ages and skill level


This is a typical itinerary for this product

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: 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: 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: Ethnological Museum, Addis Ababa

One of the finest museums in Africa, showing the full sweep of Ethiopia's cultural and social history across two floors. It is located within Haile Selassie’s former palace and surrounded by the beautiful gardens and fountains of Addis Ababa University,

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: National Museum of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa

Ethiopia’s most important museum and home to our 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: St. George's Cathedral, Addis Ababa

Famed for its distinct octagonal architecture and located at the center of Addis Ababa

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Holy Trinity Cathedral, Addis Ababa

The highest ranking cathedral church in Addis Ababa with its own museum and distinct architecture

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 at the museums
  • Entry/Admission - Menelik palace
  • Entry/Admission - Entoto Maryam Church
  • Entry/Admission - Ethnological Museum
  • Entry/Admission - National Museum of Ethiopia
  • Entry/Admission - Menelik II Square
  • Entry/Admission - St. George's Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - Holy Trinity Cathedral
  • Lunch
  • 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
  • Museum Highlights Guided Day Tour in Addis Ababa


Local activities


Customer support

Best price