Travel in Ethiopia
An overview of what’s possible
Ethiopia is for those seeking the journey of a lifetime. It will surprise and delight you with its extraordinary ancient past and indulge you with its culture, hospitality, food, music, landscape and wildlife.
With nine UNESCO World Heritage Sites, this remarkable country is one of Africa’s most exciting destinations for cultural and adventure tours. So, immerse yourself in history, walk up a volcano, witness a spectacular religious festival, trek at the height of soaring raptors, or walk across the hills from one rural village to another. Whether you’re part of a small group, traveling with your family, or exploring solo, there’s an Ethiopian adventure to suit you.
History and culture tours
Pilgrimage & Religious festivals
Photography and film tours
Trekking & Walking in the Ethiopian Highlands
Expeditions to the Danakil Depression
Cycling & running tours
Game viewing & Fly fishing expeditions
Putting it all together
Of course there’s no need to restrict your experience of Ethiopia to one of our experience categories. We’ll happily help you to combine culture, nature and active adventure.
With the exception of some of our running events and cycling tours, we don’t have any set itineraries. Your trip will be thoughtfully designed according to your travel party, the time you have available, and your interests.
When to go?
From mid-September to the end of June, Ethiopia has near perfect weather, with day time temperatures averaging around 25°C (77°F). There are also several religious festivals during this period.« Back