Day Trip To Debre Libanos Monastery and Blue Nile Gorge,Visit The Galada Baboon

Cultural & Theme Tours in Addis Ababa

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This Tour will give a glimpse of the Ethiopian Rural area, The Life in The Monastery, And also we will be able to see the Famous and Endogenous The Galada Baboon, and Variety of bird life which are abundant to this Place. ''We Deliver What We Promise''
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Debre Libanos Monastery, Debre Libanos, Oromiya RegionDrive back to Debre Libanos en-route visiting The Rural Part of Ethiopia. Debre Libanos is an important monastic center for Ethiopian Orthodox Christianity. The monastery was founded by the renowned 13th century mystic, St Teklehaimanot. Before driving back to Addis, we will stop at the Jemma River Gorge. The Jemma River is one of the tributaries of the Nile, and there is a drop of nearly 1000 metros to the valley below. We will walk downhill to the 17th century Portuguese Bridge. Here we can expect to see plenty of birdlife including the Banded Barbet, the Black headed forest oriole, the White billed starling, the Red Billed starling, the White winged cliff chat, the White backed black tit, white cheeked Turaco and Hemprich's hornbill. We will also see one of Ethiopia's endemic mammals, the Gelada or bleeding heart baboon. Leaving the Gorge we drive back to Addis AbabaDuration: 4 hours

What’s included

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Guide
  • Driver Allowance
  • All Entrance Fees
  • Entry/Admission - Debre Libanos Monastery

What’s not included

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