Visit the ancient monastery of Asheten Mariam. Experience local tribal life, see spectacular scenery, see some of Ethiopia's unique wildlife, and hike through batten trek.
After early Breakfast trek to visit the monastery church of Asheten Maryam (3150m). Ashtenmariam monastery located 2:00hur walk from Lalibela, enjoy the spectacular view starting you left the town, Ashetenmariamwas the first church of king lalibela but Lalibela didn’t finished the church it was completed by his nephew and successor king Nakutelab. The church has ancient sculptures. After you visit the church walk to the near hill to enjoy the panoramic view of the area.After a short break Trek more 1:30 hur to lalibelahudad Eco lodge 3300m positioned to take in 360 degree views over the surrounding countryside. Pass through different villages and crops on different plateaus as you climb higher. Have your lunch at the Lalibela Hudad Eco lodge and spend the reminder of the afternoon watching black Ghelada baboons grazing, plant of bird life and mountain hyrax…EtcLet in the afternoon, in another direction return back to Lalibela 2:00hur on the way we will have a stop in the Local village to learn about the life of the local people including farming practices, cattle rearing and local traditions or walk to the children’s school to teach any subject you would like to teach.