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8 Days Coffee Tour in Ethiopia

8 Days

Embark on an unforgettable 8-day journey through Ethiopia’s cultural and natural wonders with Magic Ethiopia Tours. Begin in Addis Ababa, exploring highlights like Mount Entoto and the National Museum. Journey to Jimma via the scenic Gibe River Valley, discovering the Jimma Museum and Abba Jifar Palace. Dive into the birthplace of coffee in Bonga, touring coffee plantations and marveling at Adiyo Falls. Trace the origins of coffee at Makira and explore Bebeka’s vast plantation, indulging in coffee Arabica flavors. Return to Jimma and Addis Ababa, savoring a folkloric dinner and Ethiopian coffee ceremony before bidding farewell.

Itinerary

Upon arrival in Addis Ababa, our representative will whisk you away to your hotel. Kick off your Ethiopian adventure with a panoramic view of the city from the heights of Mount Entoto. Next, delve into the past at the National Museum, where you'll come face-to-face with Lucy, the famous 3.2-million-year-old hominid fossil. Continue your exploration with visits to the Holy Trinity Cathedral, a majestic testament to Ethiopian Orthodoxy, and the Ethnographic Museum, housed in the former palace of Emperor Haile Selassie. Wrap up your day by exploring the vibrant Merkato, the largest open-air market in East Africa, a feast for the senses.

Enjoy a delicious breakfast before embarking on a scenic drive to Jimma, the heart of Ethiopia's coffee country (approximately 345 km from Addis Ababa). As you journey through the Gibe River Valley, admire the breathtaking landscapes that unfold before you. Upon arrival in Jimma, delve into the region's history with visits to the Jimma Museum and the impressive King Abba Jifar Palace. Settle in for a comfortable overnight stay at your hotel.

After breakfast, depart for Bonga (approximately 125 km from Jimma), the undisputed birthplace of coffee. Immerse yourself in the rich coffee culture with a visit to a traditional Kaffa house, where you'll learn about the customs and traditions of the Kaffa people. Enjoy a delicious lunch before venturing further afield to explore Ellelo, marvel at the cascading Adiyo Falls, and discover the natural wonders of Dadiben and the Gora Hot Springs. Return to your hotel for dinner and a relaxing overnight stay.

Rise and shine for an early morning breakfast before setting off on an exciting journey to Mankira, the legendary birthplace of coffee Arabica. En route, stop to admire the ancient Adaracha Medhane Alem Church and marvel at the natural wonder of the Gurguto Bridge. Enjoy dinner and a comfortable overnight stay at the Kaffa Guest House.

After breakfast, head to Bebeka (approximately 30 km from Mizan Teferi). Check into your hotel and savor a delicious lunch before embarking on a captivating exploration of the Bebeka Coffee Plantation, the largest in Ethiopia, spanning an impressive 6,000 hectares. Learn about the intricate process of coffee production, from seedling to bean. Cap off the day with a delightful dinner before settling in for the night at your hotel or campsite.

This morning, delve deeper into the world of coffee with a comprehensive exploration of the Bebeka Coffee Plantation. Witness firsthand the entire coffee production process, from nurturing seedlings to harvesting and roasting the beans. Indulge in a taste of the finest Ethiopian coffee Arabica, a true treat for any coffee connoisseur. Spend the day immersed in the fascinating world of coffee before returning to your accommodation for another night.

Enjoy a relaxed breakfast before embarking on the return journey to Jimma. Depending on your arrival time, you may have the opportunity to explore additional attractions in Jimma. Consider visiting the historical palace of Sultan Abba Jifar, a testament to the area's rich past. Alternatively, delve into the local culture with a visit to the Jimma Museum, showcasing artifacts related to King Abba Jifar, the Oromo people, and other ethnic groups of the Kaffa region. Settle in for a comfortable overnight stay at your hotel in Jimma.

After breakfast, depart from Jimma and embark on the scenic drive back to Addis Ababa. Along the way, stop for a delicious lunch in Woliso to savor one last taste of Ethiopian cuisine. Upon arrival in Addis Ababa, depending on your departure time, you may have the opportunity to do some last-minute shopping for souvenirs, a memento of your unforgettable Ethiopian adventure. In the evening, attend a traditional Ethiopian farewell dinner, featuring a vibrant display of cultural dances from various ethnic groups. Enjoy a delightful Ethiopian coffee ceremony before transferring to the airport for your departing flight, carrying with you cherished memories of your exploration of Ethiopia's captivating coffee landscape.

Package Includes and Excludes

Package Includes

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

Package Excludes

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

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8 Days Coffee Tour in Ethiopia
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