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    Ethiopia Travel Tour image of a Monastery in Bahir Dar

    Monastery on the shores of Lake Tana

    Ethiopia travel tour slide of a church, Ura Kidane Meret, and a collection of murals

    Inside the Monastary is a treasure trove of murals that offer unrivalled insights into medieval Ethiopia

    Ethiopia Tour slide of Ura Kidane Meret boasting an incredible collection of murals

    Ura Kidane Meret boasts an incredible collection of murals

    Ethiopia travel tour image of views of the Simien Mountains

    The Simien Mountains offer one of the most dramatic mountain landscapes in Africa

    Ethiopia travel tour image of a Gelada face

    A Gelada portrait showing the impressive golden mane

    Ethiopia Wildlife Tour image of a Gelada lipflip in Simien Mountains National Park

    A Gelada lip flip is a threatening gesture where they flip their upper lip back on their nostrils to display their teeth and gums

    Ethiopia Wildlife Tour slide of a Thicked-billed Raven in Simien Mountains

    A Thicked-billed Raven spotted in the Simien Mountains

    Ethiopia Wildlife Tour slide of a male Walia Ibex in the Simien Mountains

    A male Walia Ibex climbing the steep rocks and ledges in the Simien Mountains

    Ethiopia tour slide of panoramic views of the Simien Mountains

    Panoramic views of the Simien Mountains

    Ethiopia travel photo of a family of Klipspringer in Simien Mountains National Park

    Klipspringer family spotted in the Ethiopian highlands

    Ethiopia Culture Travel image of Coffee Ceremony in Gondar

    A Coffee Ceremony in Gondar

    Ethiopia tour image of Fasilides Bath House covered in tree roots in Gondar

    Fasilides Bath House in Gondar is covered in tree roots

    Ethiopia cultural tour slide of a Priest with bible in Lalibela

    A priest in Lalibela proudly displays the church’s treasures

    Ethiopia tour image of the Stone church of Saint George in Lalibela

    The Church of Saint George was the last carved of the eleven monolithic medieval churches in Lalibela

    Ethiopia travel tour slide of the church of Saint George in Lalibela

    Exploring inside the Church of Saint George in Lalibela

    Ethiopia travel tours photo of children selling baskets in Lalibela

    Friendly Ethiopian children selling their baskets

    Ethiopia travels slide of a church procession in Aksum

    An early Sunday morning church procession in the city of Aksum

    Ethiopia wildlife tour photo of pelicans fighting for fish on Lake Lagano

    Mine! Pelicans vying for fish at Lake Langano

    Ethiopia tour image of scenic views of Bale Mountains National Park

    Other-wordly landscapes and scenic views on the drive into Bale Mountains National Park

    Ethiopia wildlife tours image of a wolf hunting for Giant Root-Rats in Bale Mountains

    Ethiopian Wolf hunting for Giant Root-Rats in the Bale Mountains

    Ethiopia Tour slide shows traditional Dorze hut in South Omo

    A traditional Dorze hut in the South Omo Valley

    Ethiopia travel image shows crocodile and stork on Lake Chamo in South Omo Valley

    Cautious coexistence on the shores of Lake Chamo

    Ethiopia travel tour image shows boats crossing Lake Chamo in Omo Valley

    Travelling by boat across Lake Chamo in Ethiopia’s South Omo Valley

    Ethiopia Wildlife tour image shows Vulturine Guineafowl in Omo Valley

    Vulturine Guineafowl, surely the most spectacular of all guineafowl

    Ethiopia Travel Tours photo shows Konso villagers at Key Afer Market in South Omo

    Konso villagers at Key Afer Market in the South Omo Valley

    Ethiopia travel image shows Mursi men in South Omo Valley wearing body paint

    Mursi Men use body painting to impress and proudly posed for photographs

    Ethiopia Tour image shows Apex Expeditions Jonathan posing with Mursi women wearing lip plates

    Jonathan poses with Mursi women wearing lip plates

    Ethiopia travel image shows Hamer women in the South Omo Valley walking to market

    The traditional dress code for unmarried Hamer girls includes elegant cowrie-shell collars, intricate necklaces and goatskin dresses

    Ethiopia tours slide shows portrait of Hamer woman in South Omo Valley

    Portrait of a Hamer woman

    Ethiopia: In Images

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    Ethiopia is an astounding land of contrasts. We can’t decide if it’s the history, wildlife, geography, or tribal culture that is most dramatic, but the combination offers an unforgettable Ethiopia travel experience. We’ve put together this sample slideshow from our 2015 expedition in order to share some of the highlights with you.

    For more information on our Ethiopia expedition, including a map and detailed day-by-day itinerary, please visit our Ethiopia Travel Tours page.

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