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Welcome to our FAQ page, Travel tips for Ethiopia,  Tourist informations where we provide answers to commonly asked questions about Ethiopia tour packages, Ethiopia holiday packages, and exploring the wonders of Ethiopia with the best tour company in Ethiopia. Whether you’re planning your dream vacation to Ethiopia or seeking more information about our services, this page is designed to address your inquiries and provide you with the essential details you need to make your travel experience unforgettable. Browse through our frequently asked questions to learn more about our offerings, destinations, booking process, and much more. If you can’t find the answers you’re looking for, feel free to reach out to our dedicated team for personalized assistance.

All group and individual tourists will be provided with a professional English-speaking Ethiopian guide. Some guides also speak French, Italian, Chinese, and Spanish. They are highly specialized in Ethiopian tourist destinations and can accommodate multilingual requests.

No, tourists from countries like Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Kuwait, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States can obtain a tourist visa upon arrival at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport. The cost is $82 for a 30-day stay. A valid passport with at least 6 months of validity is required. An online visa option is also available on https://www.evisa.gov.et.

All vehicles are above 2015 models and in excellent condition. Toyota Hiace mini-buses are used for city tours and smooth roads, while Toyota 4WD Land Cruisers with air conditioning are used for off-road excursions. Drivers are trained, qualified in tourism, vehicle maintenance, and English-speaking.

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Artworks, hand-made cultural clothes, cultural jewelry, roasted coffee and other souvenirs that represent Ethiopia are popular purchases. Enjoy negotiating in Ethiopia’s markets, making the shopping experience fun.

Ethiopia, being on the tropics, is favorable for visits throughout the year. The rainy season is from June to August, affecting safari and trekking in highland areas. However, historical and cultural sites are easily accessible during this time.

Tourist accommodation facilities in Ethiopian destinations vary from luxury lodges and hotels to tented campsites. These accommodations cater to various budgets and offer services such as standard rooms, family rooms, bungalows, standard food and beverage services, spa services, high-speed WIFI, and more.

Most tourist destinations are safe. However, some parts, like the west of Ethiopia, may face unstable situations, and services are not provided in those areas. Additionally we keep updating our self by combining with local Gov’t Authorities to keep the safety of our customers. 

For remote areas, bring anti-itch cream, insect repellent with DEET, sunscreen, and the yellow fever vaccine. Requirements may vary based on tour activities and travel areas.

For highland areas, bring a hat, mittens, and a jacket as it can get cold. In sunny areas, sunglasses, light clothing, and comfortable shoes are recommended.

Yes, you can bring your camera, iPod, tablet, laptop, cell phone & Drone. Ensure not to bring more than one device per person to avoid taxes.

When visiting villages, bring candy and pens for kids who may follow you. These items are appreciated, and candy brings joy.

Yes, a universal AC adaptor is recommended, as the standard electrical current is 220VAC, 50 Hz with two-pin European-type plugs. Check compatibility with your device chargers.

Yes, getting online is easy, especially in cities and towns. Free Wi-Fi hotspots are available in many hotels, and restaurants. Also you can buy Ethiopian SIM cards by your passport,  which will allow you to use internet everywhere.  Ethiopia has two telecom providers.
 
 

No, Its not Allowed, for optional you can bring your high definition camera.

The local currency is the Birr (ETB), and the exchange rate fluctuates. On average, 1 US dollar is exchanged for 50 to 60 ETB.

“Ethiopia is the easiest and hassle-free country for women travelers,” commented by travel author Kim Wildman,  mentioned on Bradts Ethiopia Guide book. Ethiopian people are very happy to welcome guests and make new friends. For destinations outside the city, we recommend traveling with a tour guide for a stress free Ethiopia holiday packages. 

Solo travelers are welcome. You can join existing groups or, if there’s no departure on your date, the company can provide you with competitive solo travel options.

If you are aged 60 or older, please inform us before the start of your Ethiopia tour packages, so that we can tailor your trip by taking your age into consideration. If your Ethiopia holiday package includes adventure activities such as visiting the Danakil Depression, note that the hot season is from June to mid-September, during which average temperatures reach 50°C. It is advisable to consult your doctor before the tour.

While visiting churches and monasteries in Ethiopia, women should wear a full skirt and cover their heads with scarves. For male travelers, there is no mandatory dress code.

In Ethiopia, visiting the ecotourism village gives you an Authentic experience, immersing yourself in the cultures and making traditional food from scratch with locals that you will always remember for your entire life. Our ethiopia holiday packages gives you a good chance to visit the best Eco tours experience, please click here to find out more. 

Thank you for choosing us. kindly Send your air flight ticket with departure and arrival dates. Submit a down payment, and upon confirmation, the tour guides will welcome you at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport on your arrival date.

Ethiopian Airlines is recommended to get discounts on the domestic flights. Other airlines also fly to Addis Ababa such as Emirates, Qatar Airways, Fly Dubai, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, Kenya Airways, and more.

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