Day Trip to the rock cut church of Adadi Mariam

This is a day trip from Addis Ababa to visit the rock hewn church of Adadi Mariam which was carved out of a single piece of rock in the 13th Century AD, and the steles of Tiya (UNESCO World Heritage Site). These steles are huge blocks of stones erected in memory of important local people in the 14th Century AD.

During this trip visitors will enjoy great scenery of the Ethiopian part of the Great East African Rift Valley, and experiencing the life of the countryside people of Ethiopia by visiting a local family of the Oromo tribe and having a typical Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony.

This trip is ideal for first time visitors and for the once who get out of the busy Addis Ababa city life.

Art and History
Farmers Market
Outdoor Activities
Languages spoken: English
Recommended gear: Umbrellas and rain coats in June, July an August
Included in price: Private vehicle, professional experienced English speaking guide, and related government taxes
Not Included in price: Meals, entrance fees, etc
Additional Information: This tour can be tailored to fit your interest