Day Trip in Axum

In this trip we will explore the ruins of the ancient Axumite Civilization covered a wide area in the Tigray Plateau. The most impressive monuments are the monolithic obelisks, royal tombs and the palace ruins dating to the 6th and 7th centuries AD. Also you will visit the Church of Our Lady Mary of Zion is an Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church in Ethiopia. It is claimed to contain the Ark of the Covenant.

per adult from

$138

AUD

Duration

7 to 9 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

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  • What's included :
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Lunch
    • Bottled water
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • All Fees and Taxes
    • Entry/Admission - Axum Tsion St. Mary
    • Entry/Admission - The Ruins of Aksum
    What's excluded :
    • Things not mentioned in the inclusion
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Axum Tsion St. Mary, Aksum, Ethiopia

    The Church of Our Lady Mary of Zion is an Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church in Ethiopia. It is claimed to contain the Ark of the Covenant. It is located in the town of Axum, Tigray.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: The Ruins of Aksum, Axum Ethiopia

    The ruins of the ancient city of Aksum are found close to Ethiopia's northern border. They mark the location of the heart of ancient Ethiopia, when the Kingdom of Aksum was the most powerful state between the Eastern Roman Empire and Persia. The massive ruins, dating from between the 1st and the 13th century A.D., include monolithic obelisks, giant stelae, royal tombs and the ruins of ancient castles. Long after its political decline in the 10th century, Ethiopian emperors continued to be crowned in Aksum.

    Duration: 5 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offeredAirports
    • Axum Airport, Axum Ethiopia
    Departure Time :
    8:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

12

Organised by Ethio Travel and Tours

Activity ID: V-146604P26

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