• Ethiopia


Your Ethiopian journey isn’t complete without a visit to Lalibela. This add-on tour invites you to discover the city’s incredible rock churches, & learn about the centuries of history behind them. 


  • Nakuto Le’ Abe Monastery
  • Bette Medehanialem
  • Asheton Maryam Monastery

Sample Itinerary

Day 1: Addis Ababa – Lalibela

Transfer to the airport in Addis Ababa, & board domestic flight to Lalibela. Upon arrival, enjoy a guided tour that takes you to seven of the rock churches. 

Day 2: Lalibela

Visit the Nakuto Le’ Abe Monastery. Built within a cave, this monastery was the shelter for King Nakuto Le’ Abe after he renounced his throne in the 13th century. Inside of the monastery you will find ancient manuscripts & religious artifacts. Or, visit the famous Asheton Maryam Monastery instead. A unique feature of this tour is the optional transport by mule. Later today, explore the remaining rock churches. Highlights include Bette Medehanialem & the legend of King Lalibela’s cross. 

Day 3: Lalibela – Addis Ababa

Return to the capital by plane. Tonight, enjoy traditional, Ethiopian cuisine while enjoying musical entertainment. Afterward, begin the journey to your next destination, or transfer to the airport for your return flight home.