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Historic Lalibela Extension Itinerary
Travel to the incredible archaeological site of Lalibela and embark on an adventure through the ages. Get to know the capital Addis Ababa and explore the churches of Lalibela, including Bet Medhane Alem, Bet Giyorgis, Yemrehanna Kristos and more.
Day 1 Addis Ababa
Get a dose of history at the National Museum, where a 3.2 million year old skeleton, Lucy, lives.
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Days 2-3 Lalibela
In Lalibela, explore the eleven churches that have been cut straight out of the surrounding area's bedrock. Built to create a 'New Jerusalem', this is Ethiopia's holiest city and is thought to date back to AD 1180.
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Day 4 Addis Ababa
Head back to the capital by plane after a final morning walk around the impressive ruins.
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