Tuto Fela

Southern Ethiopia

If you're serious about archaeology, this megalithic site is well worth the detour. It features 267 (or so they say) densely packed stelae that are variously carved with facial features, ribs and breasts. It’s accessed from a turn-off 2.5km south of Wenago. Head 2km east and then uphill at the Protestant church behind the big fence for another 1km.

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1. Tutiti

12.13 MILES

A definite must-see for history or archaeology buffs, the Tutiti stelae field comprises nearly 1500 tapered stones that are up to 7.5m tall (though few…