Touring Ethiopia for 5 Days

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Another landlocked country in South Africa is Ethiopia. Known for its archeological finds dating back more than 3 million years ago, this place is such a great destination for history lovers. So today, we’ll give you an idea on how to truly enjoy this country for 7 days.

Highlights:

·         Blue Nile Falls, Bahir Dar

·         Boat trip on lake Tana

·         A tour at the former imperial town of Gondar

·         Sightseeing of the former imperial town of Axum

·         A tour at Lalibela, the unofficial 8th wonder of the world

Day 1: Arrival in Addis Ababa and City Tour

Upon landing in Bole International Airport you will be met by a Welcome Ethiopia Tours agent and be taken to your held inn. You have the choice to visit in Mount Entotowith with the best perspectives over the capital; and the Foundation of Ethiopian Studies or George Cathedral.

Day 2: Boat stumble on Lake Tana

Toward the beginning of the day, you will fly along with your manual for Bahir Dar, where you will be gotten by your driver and taken to your inn. We at that point attempt a vessel stumble on Lake Tana to investigate the close by religious community of Ura Kidane Mihret on the Zege promontory, known for its fourteenth century, round, grass-roofed places of worship and their brilliant divider paintings, the Azoa Mariam and Ura Kidane Mihret houses of worship.

Day 3: Bahir Dar – Gondar

Drive to Gondar, a seventeenth century regal city of Ethiopia, well-to-do in the magnificent structure of a Castle Compound and the staggeringly painted Debre Birhan Selassie Church. After lunch, we visit to the illustrious walled in areas of Fassil Ghibe and all the palaces of the Gonderian sovereigns just as the renowned Debre Berhan Selassie Church.

Day 4: Gonder – Lalibela

Fly to Lalibela (approx. 30 min.). You will be gotten up air terminal and be moved to your inn We will at that point visit the 11 prestigious stone cut chapels of Lalibela, otherwise called the “eighth marvel of the world”. The Lalibela rock cut houses of worship are genuinely cut from the stone on which they stand. These transcending structures appear to be a superhuman creation in scale, workmanship and idea. Some are formed out of a strong volcanic stone, others are associated by long underground passage and labyrinths. Some are quarried growths of caverns.

Day 5: Full Day in Lalibela

In the event that you wish you can invest some more energy investigating the stone slashed places of worship. Then again, we may take a trip to the Asheton Maryam Monastery (3200 m above ocean level) from where you will appreciate marvelous all encompassing perspectives over the delightful environmental factors. After lunch you can visit the entrancing cavern church of Yirmahne Kristos dating from the eleventh century. Passing through the nearby towns situated in picturesque scene will take us 2 hours every way.

An Island Paradise

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For those who enjoy spending time in the breach and are now looking for something a little different and uncrowded, Palau is just the place for you. It is an archipelago consisting of over 500 islands. It is part of the Micronesia region in the western Pacific Ocean.

It is a fabulous place that few tourists have visited, but those who have manages to get away from the bustle of city life and enjoy the tranquil environment of this tropical paradise. Sunbathing on the beach is a great way to melt off stress. 

However, it is more than a relaxation spot as adrenaline seekers can find their fix through water sports such as snorkeling and scuba diving. Best of all, it is a place that is focused on protecting the environment, and they do so by promoting eco-tourism. 

Swim With the Jellyfish

Yes, you read that correctly. You can now swim with the Kelly fish and live to share your experience. Palau is home to the famous Jellyfish Lake, where you will find millions of jellyfish enjoying thriving in their natural environment. It is a tradition for tourists to take a dip in the lake and swim among these exotic creatures.

Will they sting? That’s the best part, you can interact with these creatures without worrying about getting stung. Thanks to the lack of predators in the lake, many jellyfish have lost their sting or have stings that are too mild to hurt humans. Many tour companies offer a route to the lake, so get your swim trunks on and become a part of the school. 

Meet the Friendly Locals

Speaking of making friends, Palau is the type of place where you will not feel like a tourist, it is home to the friendliest people of the earth who are always willing to help. This is thanks to their cultural spirit that focuses on being welcoming and kind to others. 

Whether you need guidance to a destination or have lost your way, the locals will offer a helping hand. Who knows, you may even make a friend and get another reason to extend your vacation, if not come back. 

Opportunities to Scuba-Dive

If you seek an adrenaline-filled activity, look no further than the many opportunities to scuba dive. Palau is a world-renowned destination for scuba diving thanks to its many spots that accommodate divers of every level. 

You can find many sites to choose from depending on your needs. The best chance you have is to sign up with a legitimate tour guide, and you will be on your way to visiting the many species living in the waters of Palau. 

A Range Of Activities

After the exploration, if the waters of Palau, take a well-earned break and partake in the many activities the island offers. You can check out the many historical sites that are centers of rich Palau culture. You can also go kayaking and hiking for stunning views. Finally, be sure to hit the market for souvenirs and shopping.