City Tour of Addis Ababa

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Tour Number

Activity Level

43961


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

French (conversational), English (fluent)

Private Sightseeing Tour of Addis Ababa with a Local Tour Guide


This is about 8 hours private sightseeing city tour of Addis Ababa.

Things to do and places to visit in Addis Ababa I guide you at include:
* National Museum of Ethiopia to see fossils of Lucy (1 hour)
* Merkato market - the largest open air market in Africa (1 hour)
* Holy Trinity Cathedral - the most important religious site in Addis Ababa (30 minutes)
* Drive to Mount Entoto to have a panoramic view of Addis Ababa (1 hour)
* Have local lunch a traditional Ethiopian restaurants in Addis Ababa (1 hour)
* Visit the Ethnographic Museum of Ethiopia (30 - 45 min)
* Experience the Ethiopian culture by attending a typical Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony. (30 min - 1 hour)
* See historical monuments and major landmarks in Addis Ababa such as the buildings of the HQ of the African Union, the UN Economic Commission for Africa, and Meskel Square - the main square of Addis Ababa. (1 hour)

NB - THIS TOUR CAN BE ARRANGED TO FIT VISITOR'S TIME & INTERESTS BEST.

Contact me soon and enjoy experiencing Addis Ababa.

Itinerary

PRIVATE CITY TOUR OF ADDIS ABABA

I will meet you at Addis Ababa Bole Int'l Airport OR your hotel in Addis Ababa, and start City Tour of Addis Ababa with about 1 hour visit of National Archeological Museum of Addis Ababa to mainly see the fossil remains of Lucy - 3. 18 mil years old.

Addis Ababa City Tour continues for the next 2 hours with visiting the Holy Trinity Cathedral - the main religious site in Addis Ababa, the Ethnological Museum.

After lunch stop of about 1 hour, we will drive to Mount Entoto to enjoy the great views of Addis Ababa and for local family visit to attend Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony.

Spend the last few hours of the city tour in Addis Ababa with visiting Mercato market - the largest open air market in Africa, and scenic drive on the main streets of Addis Ababa.

City Tour of Addis Ababa can be customized to include Ethiopian cultural dinner to taste a variety of delicious Ethiopian meals, and see the dances of the Ethiopian people LIVE.

Contact me, and experience Addis Ababa best!

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Airport, Hotel, Suggested by Guide: I will pick you up from where you are Addis Ababa - the airport, any hotel or any other location. If we are to meet at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, the exact meeting point is after you get out of the terminal (building), to your left you'll see a long walking steps between two big trees. I'll be waiting you there with a sign of your name.

Duration: 8 hours 30 min.

Merkato market can not be visited on Sundays as shops are closed and activities are limited.

Transportation

During this tour we use a private comfortable and air conditioned Toyota Minibus (3 - 6 visitors) OR Toyota Corolla (for 1 or 2 visitors).

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: Price includes: -
- Private comfortable Toyota Minivan (3 to 6 people) and Toyota Corolla equipped with air conditioning and seat belts,
- Professional experienced English speaking tour guide (my time as your guide and personal assistant),
- Entrance (admission) fee ONLY at the National Museum of Ethiopia
- Bottled water and local snacks in the vehicle
- Coffee, tea, or snacks during the tour
- Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony attendance fee, and
- all related government taxes.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

500 Ethiopian Birr (ETB) - This 500 Ethiopian Birr is the approximate local payment per person only for admission (entrance) fees to visit churches, museums, and other places mentioned.

1 US Dollar is equivalent to about 30 Ethiopian Birr

Please, keep in mind that price may increase anytime.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Food, entrance fees, and expenses of personal nature are not included in the price.

Local businesses prefer to be paid in cash with the Ethiopian Currency (Birr) or US Dollars.

NOTE - If you want the an all-inclusive price to include meals, entrance (admission) fees and the like in the price of the tour, please contact me so that I can customize it.

Thank you!

A Recent Review of this tour

Muluken is a polite and helpful guide. The tour covered many places of interest and a good variety and balance. Memorable lunch that was home cooked with home made beer! Highly recommended. Thank you for a very pleasant tour. Jonathan
Jonathan Di Rollo

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    43961


    Categories

    City, First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 6

    Language(s)

    explanation

    French (conversational), English (fluent)

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