Like many things in Ethiopia the cuisine is also unique and different.
Njera, a sponge like pancake made from teff flour is found on every menu.
Learn how to eat njera and tibs by only using your right hand. attending a coffee ceremony is a relaxing, colourful and an interesting experience.
12h20 Check in for your International flight to Addis Ababa.
14h20 Depart on Ethiopian Airlines flight ET 808 from O R Tambo to Bole Airport in Addis Ababa.
20h50 Arrive in Addis, clear customs and collect your luggage. Depart Addis on flight ET 144 for Bahir Dar Arrive in Bahir Dar you will be met and spend the morning exploring the town.
Of all the destinations in Africa, Ethiopia takes you back in time in a most unique manner.
A country of staggering cultural diversity, especially with its pre-Christian ties with the old world, life is still fundamentally unchanged since biblical times.
Once out of the bustle of Addis Ababa, you find yourself in a landscape with teff fields, donkeys and a way of life found nowhere else.
Hand weaving, silver of the highest quality and unique churches hewn out of mountains abound.
Man was born in the Ethiopian Rift, the highlands house Gelada apes, the scenery is breath-taking – together this forms a cultural and ecological mixture without equal in Africa.
Ethiopia is a country with an intriguing and old, very old history.