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Access Eco Trekking

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Lalibela, Ethiopia
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About Access Eco Trekking
Access Ethiopia Tours were established as professional Local tour, Community based tourism travel company in 2008 by Kanu, a young, passionate man who loves and respect our mother Nature, Communities, culture and history! Exploring the Northern Historical, Southern Natural (Cultural) and the Eastern Historical parts of Ethiopia is why our company opened its door for operation! In joining one of our Northern, Southern and Eastern Ethiopia Tours and Mountain trekking adventures, you will find a familiar but professional environment. Our Mountain hiking tours over the Ethiopian highlands are very different one to each other and they are fit for all tastes: you can live more the adventure or enjoy a mild and comfortable experience. Our staff has intimate knowledge of the terrain, the people, and the cultures you will encounter on your trip. We follow a social philosophy that seeks to be responsible to the society and the environment we live with! Discover the Local Side of Ethiopia!
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3-days Scheduled Lalibela Churches And Abune Yosef Trekking

Discover the Local Side of Ethiopia, With an Eco friendly Trekking, community based, sustainable tourism tour and travel around Lalibela!

Discover the local communities culture, history and daily routine!

Departure : Every Monday and Friday

Grade: Easy

Altitude: 4280 mts.

Total Trekking: 45 km. 

This trip offers a unique combination of spectacular scenery, culture and history including a visit to UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE churches of Lalibela & Abune Yosef Trekking community based Trekking.

Within the first day trekking, There is something authentic and natural about participating in a coffee ceremony in a mountain village, one opportunity not to be missed by first visit.

You will also spot Gelada Baboon and the biggest bird Lamargair and sleep at Ade Medhamialem village, be on the top of Mount Abune Yosef and discover the community Valley of Tegu Kebele.
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3 days
from $266.67

Learn How To Cook Ethiopian Food

I am Asnka and from the Amhara region of Ethiopia but i love to cook dishes from around the country, so prepare to be served pan-Ethiopian cuisine.

At the beginning, I learned to cook helping my mother around the house as a child and later studied at Lalibela Vocational College. Now, I ran my own kitchen in Lalibela.

Your cooking class will take place in my home kitchen at the centre of Lalibela city Kedemt Village. Just 2 minutes walk from the churches of Lalibela.

You will definitely learn to make shiro (chickpea or broad bean stew) or tibs (stir-fried meat with vegetables and spices) in addition to injera. You will also learn to roast coffee beans.

We have no doubt that this would be a unique opportunity to learn from locals and experience authentic Ethiopia with its traditions and cuisine - so join our cooking class today, experience all about the Ethiopian traditional cuisine and leave with a full stomach and new memories to share with your loved ones at home!
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3 hours
from $64.62

Lalibela Churches Day Tour

Discovor the 12th century UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE rock-hewn churches of Lalibela, the ‘new Jerusalem’ and the holiest town in the whole of Ethiopia with our professional tour guide!

The still active rock-hewn churches of the 12th Century attracts so many visitors and it sometimes consider as the 8th wonder of the world which we are really passionate to help our customers discover about the hidden beauties of the country's historical destinations!

The churches are excavated from a sloping mass of red volcanic scoria under laid by dark grey basalt and interconnected by a maze of tunnels and passages with openings to hermit caves and catacombs the rock-hewn churches give the impression of an underground city. But not only have the rock-churches survived until today. Something far older has, too. 

With our full day Lalibela churches Tours, you will definitely visit all the churches including Bet Giyorgis (St George), constructed in honour of the patron Saint George.
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8 to 9 hours
from $142.00

Asheton Maryam Monastery Day Tour

This trip offers a unique combination of spectacular scenery, culture and history. You will pass through the Afroalpine forest, remote villages, farmland and looking the local communities doing the routine of life.

You will be in the middle of the small village. If you wish we offer you a short time of visit the village and if you are interested, you will be invited to see the inside part of a farmer's house with an Ethiopian coffee ceremony. There is something authentic and natural about participating in a coffee ceremony in a mountain village, one opportunity not to be missed by first time visitors.

You will also spot Gelada Baboon and the biggest bird Lamargair.
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6 to 8 hours
from $82.06

14-days Historical, Eco Trekking And Erta Ale Tours

"Sometimes it is not the destination of a story that matter most – It is how you get there, and the community you journey with.”

As our philosophy depends on providing an Eco friendly, community based, sustainable tourism local tour and travel in Ethiopia, we are really committed and feel great responsible that our travel idea insures the benefits of the local communities you journey with!

So, in joining this trip.... you will discover all about the hidden beauties of Ethiopia's historical, cultural, adventurous UNESCO world heritage sites and the local side of Ethiopians!

Finally, we would loved to confirm you that this trip would be a great opportunity to discover all about Ethiopia from Yeha, Axumite, Zagwe, Solomonic until the current government and it includes off the beaten trekking of Simien Mountain, Denakil depression, Blue Nile Falls, churches of Lalibela, Gheralta mountain and Tigray churches!
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14 days
from $5,743.59
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Igor C wrote a review Feb 2020
Ljubljana, Slovenia3 contributions2 helpful votes
We had a 14 day trip in Ethiopia, mainly to visit Omo Valley and Dallol. We enjoyed the trip. Kanu was great, car optimal, distances long to drive, but educational and inspiring. Selection of lodges good, food something new for us, but great. If you go to Afrika, this is a fine
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from accessethiopiatours, Manager at Access Eco Trekking
Responded Feb 18, 2020
Dear Romana, We would like to thank you so very much for taking the time to write about the feedback of your Addis Ababa, Denakil Depression, Bale mountain, Omo Valley Cultural and photography Tours, Hawassa, Borena and Ziway tour with us! We hope that you enjoyed your trip with and we hope to see you next time! With kind Regards! Kanu.
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Surka97 wrote a review Jan 2020
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Ethiopia was almost an unknown country for me, so two weeks of traveling with the local agency Access Eco Trekking Tours has given me a unique opportunity to sink into the rich Ethiopian history, visit amazing archaeological places and cultural monuments (many of which are
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from accessethiopiatours, Manager at Access Eco Trekking
Responded Feb 18, 2020
Dear our Respected customers! We would like to thank you so very much for taking the time to write about the feedback of your Addis Ababa, Lalibela churches visit, Simien mountain Trekking, Tigray churches, Abune Yemata Guh, Yeha Temple, Debre Damo Monastery church, Denakil Depression, Bale mountain, Omo Valley Cultural and photography Tours, Hawassa, Borena and Ziway tour with us! We hope that you enjoyed your trip with and we hope to see you next time! With kind Regards! Kanu.
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polde2017 wrote a review Jan 2020
Ljubljana, Slovenia1 contribution
We were traveling this January with him and his team. They were great. Excellent knowledge about nature. Everything organized perfectly. Friendly and positive. I do recommend them.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from accessethiopiatours, Manager at Access Eco Trekking
Responded Jan 22, 2020
We thank you so much for taking the time to write about the feedback of your 21 days Lalibela, Gonder, Simien mountain national park, Shire, Axum Geralta, Tigray churches, Denakil Depression, Dallol, Awash National park, Harar, Dorze, Arba Minch, Jinka, Turmi, Omorate tribes of Lower Omo Valley and Addis Ababa! We hope that you have enjoyed your trip in Ethiopia with the local community discovering and daily activities! We hope to see you next time! With kind Regards! Kanu.
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Lidija Burja wrote a review Jan 2020
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Me and my friends spent the most beautiful 2weeks in Ethiopia. Started in Lalibela, Gondar, Simien montains, Axsum, Gheralta,Mekele,depression, Harar and Adis Ababa. People are werry friendly, we really felt safe. In everry town we had a local guide who explained everything
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from accessethiopiatours, Manager at Access Eco Trekking
Responded Jan 22, 2020
We thank you so much for taking the time to write about the feedback of your 21 days Lalibela, Gonder, Simien mountain national park, Shire, Axum Geralta, Tigray churches, Denakil Depression, Dallol, Awash National park, Harar, Dorze, Arba Minch, Jinka, Turmi, Omorate tribes of Lower Omo Valley and Addis Ababa! We hope that you have enjoyed your trip in Ethiopia with the local community discovering and daily activities! We hope to see you next time! With kind Regards! Kanu.
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Simona wrote a review Nov 2019
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During our research project, me and other 8 friends found Eco Access Trekking company and decided to join! We are architecture students and not everyone where in a good shape of hiking, but I have to admit our guides Joseph and Sami did everything that we would reach the
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from accessethiopiatours, Manager at Access Eco Trekking
Responded Nov 29, 2019
We thank you so very much for taking the time to write the feedback of the tour with us! Thank you for your suggestions to inform our customers to bring a sleeping bag if possible and we will provide enough blankets! Hope to see you next time! Kanu
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