Axum, a city of a thousand tales

Ideal for those with a busy schedule but seeking to discover Ethiopia’s history and culture

1 nuit / 2 jours


Day 1: Visit the legendary city of Axum, in the North of Ethiopia


  • Departure from Bole airport
  • Our team will welcome you on your arrival at Axum
  • Nous débuterons cette journée dans le champ de stèles comprenant des monolithes et le tombeau du roi Remhai
  • We will head to the coronation yard and the stelae park, before visiting St. Mary’s Church, the sanctuary chapel which, according to legends, is the repository for the ‘Ark of the covenant’
  • We will then visit the tombs of Kaleb and his son Gebre Meskel, and Dungur Palace, the ruins of Queen Sheba’s palace 
  • Dinner

Day 2: Explore Addis Ababa, the capital city of Ethiopia


  • After breakfast, you will fly to Addis Ababa, the capital city of Ethiopia
  • We could either do a partial tour of the city, or you could spend the day shopping and relaxing
  • If you have a flight to catch in the afternoon, we will drive you to the airport

What’s included

  • 1 Night accommodation cost on Twin/Double occupancy basis
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Ground transportation service including all transfers
  • Entrance fees
  • English-speaking guide
  • One liter of mineral water per day per person

Note : Other expenses are excluded


Supplement for French/ Italian/ German/ Spanish / Portuguese Guide: USD 240

Terms and conditions :

Free for children under 5 years
50% of adult price for those between 5 and 12 years
The price is valid until 31/12/2020
Important note: The below periods are high tourism season for Ethiopia and thus adequate prior booking is required
1. 21-30 Sep, during MESKEL FESTIVAL at all major tourist destinations
2. 28 Nov-4 Dec, during St. MARY’S FESTIVAL, only in AXUM
3. 13-25 Jan, during EPIPHANY FESTIVAL, at all major tourist destinations
4. Either in late January or early February, during AU SUMMIT, only in Addis