We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

BD Backpacker Tours
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
All photos (30)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“blue nile falls”(18 reviews)
“lake tana”(18 reviews)
We are a group of local residents from Bahir Dar who would like to offer you an unforgettable travel experience in Ethiopia. We have extensive knowledge of Ethiopia and can provide assistance and bookings for not only Bahir Dar, but for the rest of...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
See all hours
Abafasilo Road | Kebele 03, Bahir Dar 1095, Ethiopia
+251 98 479 7574
Improve This Listing
Reviews (85)
Filter reviews
70 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews backpackers lodge blue nile falls lake tana danakil depression a great stay his friends great tour simien mountains northern circuit ethiopian coffee boat trip fair price bumpy road northern ethiopia two nights ura kidane nati
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 70 reviews
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Very experienced, very efficient and very organized! Nati's explanations and recommendations are very helpful and useful! Very much recommended, especially when traveling as a family!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ayelet b
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Hi! We took boat ride to one of the main monasteries in the lake and combined with a jeep ride to se the Nile falls ! Everything worked smooth and we had great time! Thank you Nati :)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank IdoShamash
Reviewed September 6, 2018

We had a great Stay at Nati's place. He arranged a couple of tours for us and we stayed a extra night just because we were having such a great time with Nati,Tigist and Wassie. Natl took us on a tour of 3 monastery's including...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Sally A
Reviewed July 18, 2018

When I arrived in Nati's hotel on my first day in Ethiopia, I had no concrete travel plans yet and not even a local SIM card. Nati discussed possible destinations and tours with me and even helped me to get a local SIM card for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank 266clemensg
Reviewed July 1, 2018

I used Nati to book a combined tour to Simien Mountains and Danikil. He was so easy to work with and very quick to respond to any of my questions and after talking to others on the tour it seems I got a much better...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank calpal0
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

As someone who is typically very sceptical about booking tours at all, i ended up booking 3 tours through Nati and I was incredibly impressed by the tours themselves and the customer service provided throughout! I initially booked the half day Lake Tana tour through...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Natalie B
Reviewed June 27, 2018

I stayed at Natis hotel for three nights and enjoyed my time there. The rooms are tidy and equipped with the most necessary things. Cheap breakfast and coffee is provided in the morning. The yard is big and shady with nice mango trees (unfortunately fruits...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank moehre94
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Nati did an awesome job of organising my entire stay in Ethiopia, great contact to have for any travel advice or trip planning. The tours he organised for me included both the Danakil and Simien mountains trek. He was able to combine them well in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sean M
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

I booked a tour to Semien mountains, Danakil and Lalibela through Nati's company and it was amazing! I specified my days, what I wanted to do and see and he arranged that for a reasonable price. Good communication, service, guides etc. Contact him if you...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank trav966
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

First, I’ll start off by saying I loved Ethiopia, and you should definitely consider traveling to Ethiopia. It’s a beautiful country, with rich history and tons to see! But, as far as my experience with BD Backpacker Tours - not so great. The itinerary was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank Getaway484720
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 17 nearby hotels
Jacaranda Hotel Bahir Dar
108 reviews
.17 miles away
Kuriftu Resort & Spa Bahir Dar
372 reviews
.23 miles away
Royal Pension
2 reviews
.33 miles away
Blue Nile Resort Hotels
149 reviews
.49 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 13 nearby restaurants
Wude Coffee
61 reviews
.19 miles away
Desset Lodge
125 reviews
.31 miles away
Lake Shore Restaurant
183 reviews
.66 miles away
Castel Kuriftu Wine House and Restaurant Bahir Dar
23 reviews
.87 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 12 nearby attractions
Lake Tana
486 reviews
6.63 miles away
Azwa Mariam Monastery
96 reviews
6.67 miles away
Bahir Dar Market
53 reviews
.71 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
March 4, 2017|
Response from Natzbd | Property representative |
Dear Tina, We really thank you for your enquiries. And here in Bahir Dar you can do many things from historical to natural attractions with much of options. For more information and tour booking please inbox. Regards, BD... More