Ethiopia Tours & Safari Packages

4 Tours to Ethiopia, ordered shortest to longest trip. Prices are from R30835 $2137 £1607 €1887 A$3016 C$2850 NZ$3121 to R68308 $4734 £3561 €4181 A$6682 C$6314 NZ$6915 per person. Use our Tour Search → to filter by price, duration, start point, travel style and more.

Historic Northern Ethiopia Fly-In Tour

Priced from pps R30835 $2137 £1607 €1887 A$3016 C$2850 NZ$3121 Full pricing info
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St Mary of Zion Church in Axum
Length
07 days
From Addis Ababa to Addis Ababa
A unique Ethiopia Tour flying from Addis Ababa to northern Ethiopia to explore cultural and historic highlights of Lake Tana, Gondar, Axum and Lalibela. Stay in comfortable lodges while discovering the ancient ruins, palaces, sites and churches of Ethiopia.
Countries Visited
Ethiopia
Type of Tour
Lodge Safaris

Budget Ethiopia Cultural Tour of Omo Valley Tribes

Priced from pps R42711 $2960 £2226 €2614 A$4178 C$3948 NZ$4324 Full pricing info
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Omo Valley Tribe
Length
11 days
From Addis Ababa to Addis Ababa
Starting and ending in Addis Ababa, explore the diverse African cultures of the unique Omo Valley Tribes in Southern Ethiopia - a rare, thrilling and intriguing cultural experience!
Countries Visited
Ethiopia
Type of Tour
Lodge Safaris

Historic Northern Ethiopia Tour

Priced from pps R62536 $4334 £3260 €3828 A$6117 C$5781 NZ$6330 Full pricing info
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Lalibela church
Length
15 days
From Addis Ababa to Addis Ababa
A unique historical Ethiopia Tour to the highlights of Northern Ethiopia. Explore the monasteries of Lake Tana, ancient palace ruins of Gondar, Stele Fields of Axum, rock-hewn churches of Lalibela, beautiful Simien Mountains and more, staying in comfortable lodges as you travel.
Countries Visited
Ethiopia
Type of Tour
Lodge Safaris

Best of Ethiopia Tour

Priced from pps R68308 $4734 £3561 €4181 A$6682 C$6314 NZ$6915 Full pricing info
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Mursi woman
Length
15 days
From Addis Ababa to Addis Ababa
This Best of Ethiopia Tour visits the fascinating Omo Valley Tribes of southern Ethiopia and the historical highlights of the north, including Lake Tana, Gondor, Axum and Lalibela, plus Simien Mountains National Park. An unforgettable and unique Cultural & Historical Ethiopia Tour!
Countries Visited
Ethiopia
Type of Tour
Lodge Safaris

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Why Travel to Ethiopia? by

Tours to Ethiopia are all about exploring the fascinating culture and history of this unique African country located in the Horn of Africa. The Ethiopia Tours are journeys through this independent country’s rich past, free of colonization. As one of the world’s oldest countries discovering Ethiopia’s ancient heritage is an unusual and rewarding experience.

The Ethiopia Tours take you into this untamed land to cultural, historical and natural highlights such as:

  • Lake Tana - 13th century Monastery of Ura Kidane Mihret, the most famous of the Zege peninsula monasteries and the Azwa Mariam Monastery. 
  • Gondar town – set in beautiful natural surroundings, founded in 1636 by the great Emperor Fassiladas, once the Royal Capital of Ethiopia. Castles and Churches built by the Royals, including UNESCO World Heritage Debre Birhan Selassie Church.
  • Axum - prime historical site in Northern Ethiopia, once the center of a great empire and the seat of ancient Ge'ez language and literature studies. Visit the Stelae Park, St. Mary's Church the Sanctuary Chapel, the Coronation Yard, Queen of Sheba's palace ruins, Axum Museum and more.
  • Addis Ababa - Archeological Museum, Ethnographic Museum, Mount Entoto with spectacular views and the Trinity Cathedral, largest and most revered church built in 1941. 
  • Lalibela - home to Ethiopia’s most famous churches, Nakuto Le'ab Monastery and many important religious ceremonies. See the rock-hewn Churches of Lalibela built around 800 - 1200 AD and still active places of worship. 
  • Omo Valley – Rift Valley Lakes including Lake Chamo inhabited by numerous crocodiles and hippos. A cultural exploration of Ethiopia’s diverse peoples; such as the Mursi, Nyangatom, Suri, Dizi, Me'en, Hammer and other tribes. 
  • Nech Sar Park and Mago National Park – variety of wildlife in Nech Sar including Swayne's Hartebeest, a rare antelope species endemic to Ethiopia, as well as diverse plant and bird species. Mago’s distinctive Mursi tribe and wildlife such as giraffe, elephant, hartebeest, lion, leopard, zebra, gerenuk and oryx, as well as indigenous birds. 

Travelling to Ethiopia you can choose between overland camping and budget lodge safaris with experienced guides. The amazing food and drink, religious ceremonies, traditions and dances of the diverse tribes of Ethiopia make for an unforgettable cultural exploration like none other. Adding to this cultural feast, Ethiopia’s spectacular scenery and the ancient churches, artefacts and ruins and you get the unique adventure of a lifetime that a visit to Ethiopia offers.

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