Debre Libanos Monastery and Jemma River Gorge - Day Tour from Addis Ababa
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Expert tour guide takes you on a 9-hrs private day trip from Addis Ababa. Enjoy beautiful scenery, visit Ethiopia’s biggest monastery, experience unique culture, and wildlife. Places to visit and things-to-do include: - - Debre Libanos Monastery - Magnificent views of Jemma River Gorge - Portuguese Bridge (16th Cent AD) - Seeing Gelada Baboons (indigenous to Ethiopia) - Cultural Ethiopian coffee ceremony - Visiting traditional villages With a free hotel/airport pick up, drive 100 km from Addis Ababa to Debre Libanos Monastery. Learn about the Ethiopian Orthodox Church religion with a guided tour of the monastery and its rich museum. Have yummy Ethiopian cuisine for lunch; enjoying the magnificent views of the Jemma River Gorge. Tour includes private transport with comfortable vehicle, hotel pick up/drop off, professional tour guide, lunch, Coffee Ceremony, bottled water, on-site tour guides, local family visits, and all related taxes. Price does NOT include entrance fees, etc.
Operated by: Merit Ethiopian Experience Tours
Stop At: Debre Libanos Monastery
Drive 100 km north of Addis Ababa to Debre Libanos Monastery - the biggest monastery of the Ethiopian Orthodox Christianity in Ethiopia founded in the 13th Century AD.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Portuguese Bridge
Visit the Portuguese Bridge (16th Century AD), explore the spectacular scenery of the Jemma River Gorge, indulge in the local culture of the Oromo people, and see the Ethiopian endemic mammal - Gelada Baboon,
Duration: 2 hour