ETTZ-401 -Ethiopia Tanzania Combined Package (14 Night / 15 Day)

ETTZ-401 -Ethiopia  Tanzania Combined Package (14 Night / 15 Day)

Day 1 – Addis Ababa - Arrive in Addis Ababa, the capital city, early in the morning /evening. After a brief ride to the hotel you will enjoy a welcome ceremony. A half day city tour can be given in the afternoon for morning arrival passengers. Overnight at selected Hotel.

Day 2 – Addis Ababa - Get ready for the grand city tour of Addis Ababa, as we visit The National Museum. Then drive up to Entoto hills to get the panoramic view of the city. Then on to St. Mary’s Church and Museum, a century old Church. After lunch, we visit the ‘Mercato’ - the biggest open air market in the African continent. Dinner and Overnight at select Hotel.

Day 3 - Bahar Dar - Take an hour flight to Bahar Dar. After check-in at the Tana Hotel, drive to Tisissat to take in the spectacular waterfall, known ‘Tis Isat’ ‘‘smoke of the Nile”. We explore all the scenic vantage points along the way to the base of the fall and take a short boat trip across the Blue Nile River before heading back to Bahir Dar for late lunch. In the afternoon boat trip across Lake Tana and visit the Church of UraKidanemihret and Mehal Zege Georgis.

Day 4 – Gondar - Morning drive to Gondar, the 17th Century capital of Ethiopia and begin a visit at the castle compound (UNESCO WHS), view the King Fasiledes Bath, then to the Goha Hotel for lunch. Enjoy afternoon visits of the Debre Birhan Selassie (the light of Trinity Church) adorned with magnificent murals, the Qusqam Church and Mentwab Palace. Dinner & Overnight at Goha Hotel.

Day 5 - Lalibela - Short flight to Lalibela and transfer to Roha Hotel. We start with a tour of the cluster of the first group church, churches including the famous church of St. George - carved like a cross out of the red volcanic rock. Lunch at the hotel, and then tour the second cluster of the amazing rock hewn churches and other UNESCO World Heritage sites – that will surly amaze us. Dinner and overnight at Yemerha Hotel.

Day 6 – Axum - Fly to Axum, a town steeped in more than 2,500 years of history. Begin with from the palace and tomb of King Kaleb (6th century AD), we will visit the extraordinarily Stella’s Field (WHS site) and Tomb of King Remhay (1st to 4th Century AD) followed by the trip to the Church of St Mary of Tsion (17th century AD as the present church) - the home of the Ark of the Covenant. The tour continues out of town for a walk up to see rock-carved-lion and the palace from where the Stella were hewn- some still lie there, half finished. Dinner on your own and Overnight Yeha Hotel.

Day 7 - Addis Ababa

Return by air late morning to Addis Ababa for a late lunch and enjoy the rest of the afternoon at leisure. We meet in the lobby for our farewell dinner, where you will enjoy traditional Ethiopian musical performance. Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 8 - Kilimanjaro, Tanzania –Morning Transfer to the Addis Ababa International Airport to depart to Kilimanjaro. Arrive Kilimanjaro International Airport in the after noon. Meet and transfer to a Hotel in Arusha for overnight on bed and breakfast basis. The balance of the day is at leisure. Local sightseeing can be organized.

Day 9 - Tarangire National Park, Tanzania - After breakfast drive to Tarangire National Park for game viewing with packed lunches. After lunch final game drive in the park. Dinner and overnight at Tarangire.

Day 10 - Lake Manyara National Park, Tanzania - After breakfast drive to Lake Manyara National Park for game viewing with packed lunches. After lunch final game drive in the park. Dinner and overnight at Manyara.

Day 11 - Serengeti National Park, Tanzania - After breakfast drive to the Serengeti National Park for game viewing. Accommodation and meals in the Serengeti.

Day 12 - Serengeti National Park, Tanzania - The day is spend in the Serengeti National Park with morning and afternoon game drives. Full board accommodation in the Serengeti.

Day 13 - Serengeti / Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania - After breakfast final game viewing in the Serengeti on-route to Olduvai Gorge for sight seeing. Olduvia is the world famous for the archaeological discoveries made by Dr.Louis and Mary Leaky .The remains of more than 30 fossils hominoids have been found at various sights and levels in the George ,including the skull of Austraalopithecus-Zinjathropus Boise which is believed to be 1.7Million years old. A packed lunch will be served. Afternoon continue to Ngorongoro Crater for dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro.

Day 14 - Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania - After an early breakfast descend into the Ngorongoro Crater for game viewing. Packed lunch. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro.

Day 15 -Arusha, Tanzania/AddisAbaba - After breakfast return to Arusha town and transfer to the airport.

Accommodations
Ethiopia :
Addis Ababa: Hilton Addis
Bahirdar : Tana Hotel or equivalent
Gondar : Goha Hotel or equivalent
Lalibella :Roha Hotel or equivalent
Axum :Yeha Hotel or equivalent

Tanzania :

TYPE A B C D E

Night

Basic Camping

Wildlife
Lodges

Sopa Lodges

Serena Lodges

ConsCorp
Lodges

1

Arusha Resort

Mount Meru
Hotel

Arusha Coffee
Lodge

Mountain
Village Lodge

Mountain
Village Lodge

2

Tarangire
Camp site

Tarangire
Safari Lodge

Tarangire Sopa
Lodge

Tarangire Sopa
Lodge

Tarangire Tree
Tops

2

Karatu Camp
site.

Lake Manyara
Hotel.

Lake Manyara
Serena Lodge

Lake Manyara
Serena Lodge

Lake Manyara
Tree Lodge

3

Seronera Camp
site

Seronera
Wildlife Lodge

Serengeti Sopa
Lodge

Serengeti
Serena Lodge

Grumeti
Tented Camp.

4

Seronera Camp
site

Seronera
Wildlife Lodge

Serengeti Sopa
Lodge

Serengeti
Serena Lodge

Grumeti
Tented Camp

5

Simba Camp
site

Ngorongoro
Wildlife Lodge

Ngorongoro
Sopa Lodge

Ngorongoro
Serena Lodge

Ngorongoro
Crater Lodge.

6

Karatu Camp
site

Ngorongoro
Wildlife Lodge

Ngorongoro
Sopa Lodge

Ngorongoro
Serena Lodge

Ngorongoro
Crater Lodge.


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Nationals of the following countries can secure visa on arrival. The charge is USD 20.00. It will take about ten minutes on average to secure the visa on arrival. The list includes Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Republic of Korea, Kuwait, Luxemburg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russian Federation, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, and United States.

Nationals of countries not listed above must acquire a visa from their country of origin at the Ethiopian Embassy or diplomatic mission to avoid delay of entry or deportation.

Domestic Flights

All domestic flights are operated by Ethiopian Airlines with Bombardier-Q400 and Fokker-50 aircraft.

Flights are scheduled daily to the following destinations: Bahar Dar, Gondar, Lalibela, Axum and Addis Ababa.

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