HISTORICAL ATTRACTIONS

    Ethiopia has long, colorful and fabulous history. Found in the eastern part of Africa, referred to the horn of Africa. It is old-old beyond all your imaginations. The Axumite kingdom was one of the great civilizations of the ancient world and has left so huge mystery of the period with the magnificent obelisks found in Axum.   
In the late middle age-Lalibela consists of the famous rock Hewn churches built in the late 12th and early 13th century. The graceful city of Gonder was the capital of Ethiopian kings in 17th and 18th centuries has wonderful castles with the view over the beautiful landscape. The walled city of Harar (Jogol) the Fourth Holiest City of Islam in the world next to Mecca, Medina and Jerusalem.


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Ethiopia has  dated back more than 3000  years when the Axumite kingdom flourished in the North, Axum was emerged after the decline of Yeha in 500BC, Yeha was the pre-Christian temple and the center of Sabean civilization in the Northern Ethiopia. Axum, Lalibela, Gonder, Bahir Dar and Lake Tana as well as Harar (Jogol) are among the famous historical attractions and the major destinations drawing the attention of tourists.