Northern Ethiopia Historic Tours - 8/13 Days

Northern Ethiopia boasts a wealth of historical and cultural treasures, including four UNESCO World Heritage Sites.  Highlights include the Blue Nile Falls, the island monasteries of Lake Tana, the fairy-tale castles of Gondar, described as "Africa's Camelot", the Simien Mountains National Park, famous for far-reaching views and rare wildlife species, Axum, home to giant engraved obelisks, the Queen of Sheba's palace and the Saint Mary of Zion Church, rumored to contain the original Ark of the Covenant, and the famous rock-hewn churches of Lalibela, described as "the eighth wonder of the World".