Day 1: Addis – Lalibela
Stop At: Biete Medhane Alem, Lalibela Ethiopia
Morning Flight to the holy land of new Jerusalem-Lalibela, We will met you at the Airport in Lalibela and drive about 23 km to the small town of Lalibela for check in and refreshment, after you will visit the Northern Group: Bet Medhane Alem, home to the Lalibela Cross and believed to be the largest monolithic church in the world, probably a copy of St Mary of Zion in Aksum. It is linked to Bete Maryam (possibly the oldest of the churches), Bete Golgotha (known for its arts and said to contain the tomb of King Lalibela), the Selassie Chapel and the Tomb of Adam after break proceed to visit the second group of the rock-hewn churches of Lalibela called Western Group: Bete Giyorgis, said to be the most finely executed and best preserved church &the third group called The Eastern Group: Bete Amanuel (possibly the former royal chapel), Bete Merkorios (which may be a former prison), Bete Abba Libanos and Bete Gabriel-Rufael (possibly a former royal palace). Overnight Lalibela Lodge or Mountain View Hotel. (Similar)
Duration: 8 hours
No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight Lalibela Lodge or Mountain View Hotel.
Day 2: Religious ceremony
Stop At: Rock-Hewn Churches of Lalibela, Lalibela 1260 Ethiopia
Early in the morning, you will be at one of the main of the churches of Lalibela to attend the religious ceremony where many Local people gather on Saturdays and Sundays to attend the Sabbath Festivity and say their prayers. Transfer service will be provided at 10:00 am to Lalibela Airport for your return to Addis Ababa.
Duration: 4 hours
No accommodation included on this day.