Дата публикации: 2017-10-11 15:51
All visitors to Ethiopia, with the exception of nationals from Djibouti and Kenya, are required to apply for a visa. An increasing number of nationals can also get a visa online or on arrival at the airport. Please check before you travel.
Along the lake shore bird life, both local and migratory visitors, make the site an ideal place for bird-watchers.
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A sail or cruise on Lake Tana is one of the most pleasant excursions for visitors to this region, particularly in the heart of the summer. Boats can be hired from the Marine Transport Authority in Bahir Dar.
Airport taxis (yellow) and regular taxis (blue and white) are available to meet all flights, and many hotels offer airport transfers. Taxis can also be used to get around the rest of Addis Ababa, while local tour operators offer day tours of the capital or to surrounding places of interest.
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The National Museum
The National Museum which is known for its paleontological and archeological collections dating back over millions of years houses "Lucy or Dinkinesh" the famed paleontological discovery as well as the recent finding Homo sapiens Idaltu.
The Entoto Museum
This museum accomodates the ceremonial attires of Menelik II and his consort Empress Taitu. In addition, the emperor''s crown and Persian carpets are among the few displayed items. The drum that announced the march to Adowa battlefield againt the Italian invaders and the bed Emperor MenelikII used before he came to Addis Ababa are among the collections of the Museum.
Other urban attraction include Africa’s largest market, a thrilling live music scene embracing traditional azmari bards and contemporary Ethio-funk, and several traditionally styled ''cultural restaurants'' restaurants that celebrate the country’s diverse and unique cuisine.