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2 Days Harar and Eastern Ethiopia Tour

2 Days

Immerse yourself in the captivating city of Harar, where history, culture, and wildlife converge in a harmonious tapestry. Explore the rich heritage of Harar, known as the “City of Saints,” as you wander through its ancient alleyways, adorned with vibrant markets, mosques, and centuries-old buildings.

Knowledgeable guides will unveil the secrets of Harar’s past, leading you to landmarks like the iconic Jugol, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Experience the city’s unique atmosphere, where the past seamlessly blends with the present, offering a glimpse into Ethiopia’s cultural heart.

But the adventure doesn’t stop at the city walls! Venture into the surrounding landscapes to discover the diverse wildlife that calls this region home. Witness the beauty of nature as you explore the outskirts, adding an exciting wildlife element to your cultural escapade. With Magic Ethiopia Tours, your 2-day Harar Adventure promises an immersive experience. Delve into the history, embrace the vibrant culture, and witness the untamed beauty of the Ethiopian wilderness.

Trip Summary

Immerse yourself in the captivating city of Harar, where history, culture, and wildlife converge in a harmonious tapestry. Explore the rich heritage of Harar, known as the “City of Saints,” as you wander through its ancient alleyways, adorned with vibrant markets, mosques, and centuries-old buildings.

Knowledgeable guides will unveil the secrets of Harar’s past, leading you to landmarks like the iconic Jugol, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Experience the city’s unique atmosphere, where the past seamlessly blends with the present, offering a glimpse into Ethiopia’s cultural heart.

But the adventure doesn’t stop at the city walls! Venture into the surrounding landscapes to discover the diverse wildlife that calls this region home. Witness the beauty of nature as you explore the outskirts, adding an exciting wildlife element to your cultural escapade. With Magic Ethiopia Tours, your 2-day Harar Adventure promises an immersive experience. Delve into the history, embrace the vibrant culture, and witness the untamed beauty of the Ethiopian wilderness.

Itinerary

Your Ethiopian adventure begins with a flight from Addis Ababa to Dire Dawa. Upon arrival, meet your friendly representatives holding a sign with your name. After a scenic drive, (didao - arrive in Chinese) Harar and settle into your comfortable hotel.
Refreshed, embark on a captivating city tour. Wander through the narrow alleyways lined with colorful houses, a true feast for the senses. Immerse yourself in history at the Sheriff Museum, once the honeymoon haven of Ras Teferi. Learn about the life of the French poet Arthur Rimbaud at his former residence. Gain insights into Harari culture at the National Cultural Center.
In the evening, witness a unique spectacle - the Hyena Man. Observe his remarkable connection with these wild creatures as he feeds them by hand. You might even see the black kite bird joining the feeding frenzy. To top it off, pay your respects at the tomb of Amir Nur, a historical figure.

This morning, journey from Harar to explore the wonders beyond the city walls. Depending on the day of the week, you'll either experience the vibrant energy of the Babile Camel Market (Mondays and Thursdays) or delve into the historical charm of Koremi, a village older than Harar itself.
If it's a market day, witness the bustling Babile, the largest camel market in the region. Here, Somali and Oromo farmers trade camels, goats, and cattle, showcasing traditional ways of life.
If the market isn't happening, head to Koremi. Admire its unique architecture with stone houses reflecting ancient building methods. Witness the cultivation of the Koremi plant, a mild narcotic, and sample the local coffee.
Onwards to the Valley of Marvels, a landscape sculpted by nature. Be amazed by the balancing rock formations, defying gravity with their precarious positions.

The Package Includes and Excludes

The Package Includes

  • Domestic flights
  • Entrance fees
  • Local Guide Fees
  • Car rental service
  • Accommodation
  • Rope fees
  • Meals (3)
  • Miscellaneous Expenses

The Package Excludes

  • Tip
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Visa
  • International flights
  • Souvenir Expenses

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2 Days Harar and Eastern Ethiopia Tour
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