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Full Day Tour to Melka-Kuntare, Adadi-Mariam &Tiya - 1 Day

Full Day Tour to Melka-Kuntare, Adadi-Mariam &Tiya

These three different attractions are located with only 90 Km distance from Addis. Erected between the 12thand 14thcenturies as grave markers, Tiya standing stones are classified as a World Heritage Site registered by UNESCO. In near distance is MelkaKunture, lies near the Awash River Gorge and is one among the most important Neolithic sites in Ethiopia, where different pre-historic structures & civilization tools are found. About 5 km further is the historic rock hewn church of Adadi Mariam.

Day 1
Trip Outline (The Itinerary)

7:00 - Pick up from your destination/home.

8:00 - Meet with the guide/driver and briefing about the tour.

8:30 - Drive to Melka-Kuntarearcheological site (50km from Addis Ababa).

9:30 - Visit Melak-Kuntarearcheological site.

10:30- Drive to the rock-hewn church of Adadi Mariam (18km from MelkaKuntare)

11:00 - Visit the rock-hewn church of Adadi Mariam.

12:30 - 14:00 - Lunch. Packed lunch.

14:00 - Drive to Tiya (35km from Adadi Mariam)

15:30 - Visit Tiya Steles and museum.

16:00 - Stop at a rural village for local life visit.

16:30 - Drive back to Addis Ababa.

17:30 - Arrival in Addis. Beer tasting at St. George Brewery.

19:00 - Cultural authentic Ethiopian cultural food buffet along with cultural drinks, live music and dances of the diverse nations and nationalities of Ethiopia.

21:00 - Drop off to your destination/home.

Timing: 7:00 to 18:30 without dinner & 21:00 with dinner.

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Price From USD$120/person
Total $ 120 USD

Trip Facts

  • 2-12
  • pick up from & drop off to the hotel/where you stay, air conditioned 2016 minivan for land transport, professional English speaking tour guide, all applicable entrance fees at the museums and churches, beer tasting, lunch, bottled natural water.