Visit Ethiopia

Phone code

+251

Car traffic

Right-hand

Currency

Ethiopian Birr

Language

Amharic

Airport

★★★

Useful information

Phone code

+251

Car traffic

Right-hand

Currency

Ethiopian Birr

Language

Amharic

Airport

★★★

About Ethiopia

Situated in the Horn of Africa, Ethiopia is a country with a rich history, diverse culture and breathtaking scenery. Steeped in antiquity, Ethiopia boasts a heritage that predates much of recorded history. It is home to the ancient city of Axum, once a great civilization and a renowned center of trade. The iconic obelisks, historical ruins, and rock-cut churches of Lalibela showcase the country's architectural wonders and spiritual significance.

The natural wonders are no less impressive. The Simien Mountains, with their jagged peaks and rare wildlife, attract adventurers and hikers alike. The Danakil Depression, one of the hottest places on Earth, offers an otherworldly landscape of colorful mineral formations and geothermal activity. Lake Tana and the Blue Nile Falls add to the country's natural appeal.

Culture flourishes in every corner. Diverse ethnic groups, each with its own language, customs and traditions, create a vibrant mosaic of identities. The coffee ceremony, a symbol of hospitality, is a cherished Ethiopian tradition that invites visitors to join in a shared experience of warmth and friendship.

Addis Ababa, the capital city, embodies the country's progress and ambitions. As a diplomatic and economic center, the city combines modernity and cherishes its heritage. The National Museum houses the famous Lucy fossil, a remarkable artifact that sheds light on human evolution.

Located in the heart of East Africa, Ethiopia offers a variety of experiences that combine ancient wonders with modern progress. Its historical significance, diverse cultures and stunning landscapes make it a destination that sparks curiosity and leaves an unforgettable experience.

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