The topographical features of Ethiopia are comfortable for biking. It is a real adventure to bike on some of the highlands with the nicest views.
DAY 1 Addis Ababa:
Arrive in Addis Ababa transfer to hotel and start the journey with a city tour of Addis Ababa.
DAY 2 AXUM:
Visit the center of the ancient trading power of the Axumite Kingdom. Axum is reach in history and culture that pre-dates most civilizations.
DAY 3 Gheralta:
Start of the adventure on bicycle. A total of 55KM of enjoyable riding on this day. Beautiful landscapes provide awe inspiring scenery that is sure to complement the ride.
DAY 4 MEKELE:
A second day of riding. This day covers 40KM of riding while enjoying the many historical sites Mekele has to offer.
DAY 5 Maychew:
The historical mountain Ambalagi was one of the sites where Ethiopia was defended. A 40KM ride through history and scenery awaits.
DAY 6 LALIBELA:
Ride across villages of Lalibela with breathtaking scenery. This day has another 40KM of pleasant cycling.
DAY 7 LALIBELA:
Lalibela hosts numerous monolithic rock hewn churches built in the 12th century. As such, we take a break from riding to enjoy the craftmanship, architecture and history of this city.
DAY 8 GONDAR:
Ride 40KM on a scenic route. Gondar is a city of castles and churches sometimes referred to as the African Camelot. Ride across fertile grounds while enjoying the scenery.
DAY 9 Semien Mountains National Park:
A day in the UNESCO world heritage natural site of Semien Mountains National park will be a day of break from biking. Enjoy the superb scenery and various endemic fauna.
DAY 10 GONDAR:
A second day of resting from biking. Tour of Ethiopia’s third capital city in the 17th & 18th century, Gondar. This city hosts various castles of unique architecture that is uniquely Ethiopian.
DAY 11 BAHIR DAR:
A 20KM ride starts on this day while enjoying the palm-lined avenues and pretty lakeside vistas in Barhir Dar.
DAY 12 BAHIR DAR:
Ride 36KM to see the Blue Nile falls.
DAY 13 DEBRE MARKOS:
Ride a few kilo meters in Debre Markos while seeing first hand, how life is led by the locals.
DAY 14 ADDIS ABEBA:
Ride to see the Blue Nile gorge by crossing the bridge while enjoying the beautiful landscape before driving to Addis Ababa
In the morning transfer to Bole International Airport for your Departure.