1 Day Tours

One day tours in Addis Ababa and one day trips (excursions) out of Addis Ababa with Merit Ethiopian Experience Tours [MEET]. This page mentions about interesting tours visitors can book to see Addis Ababa and sites around in one day. Travellers on a layover at Addis Ababa find our short tour of Addis Ababa (4 to 5 hours) OR full day tour (nearly 9 hours) great introduction. Keep reading and find out more our one day tours near Addis Ababa.


Private customizable sightseeing tour in Addis Ababa with professional local tour guide.

City Tours of Addis Ababa last from 3 to 5 hours (half day) to 10 hours (full day). Sightseeing tours in Addis Ababa are to visit the most important sites of the city. The half day city tour in Addis Ababa is ideal for transit passengers at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport.National Museum of Ethiopia in Addis Ababa to visit city tours

The full day city tour includes visiting museums, churches, markets in Addis Ababa and do local activities like attending Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony and cooking Ethiopian meals.

Our city tours in Addis Ababa are fully customizable to fit visitors’ interests and duration. Visiting Addis Ababa with our city tours can be organized for half day Addis Ababa city tour (4 - 6 hours) or full day tour of Addis Ababa (8 - 9 hours).

For visitors who want to experience the nightlife of Addis Ababa, we organize private Cultural LIVE Tour at one of the best traditional restaurants in Addis Ababa. At Yod Abyssinia Traditional Ethiopian Restaurant or 2000 Habesha Cultural Ethiopian Restaurant, visitors can taste delicious Ethiopian meals, attend coffee ceremony, try "Tej" - Ethiopian Honey Wine, and see cultural dances of Ethiopians LIVE.

Contact us for details on how we can help perfecting your holidays in Addis Ababa!


Excursions near Addis Ababa with knowledgable English speaking Ethiopian tour guide.

This is a list of day trips from Addis Ababa to see the natural resources, experience local culture, visit historical and religious sites, enjoy views of breathtaking scenery, and discover wildlife around Addis Ababa.

Gelada Baboons - endemic mammals of EthiopiaMajor attractions and things to do include in the day tours from Addis Ababa are: -

  • Adadi Mariam Rock Carved Church (13th Century AD) and Steles (Obelisks) of Tiya (14th Century AD and UNESCO World Heritage Site)
  • Debre Libanos Monastery (13th Century AD and the biggest in Ethiopia)
  • Scenic view of Jemma River Gorge and Portuguese Bridge (16th Century AD)
  • Visiting three of the crater lakes of Bishoftu (Debre Ziet)
  • Rift Valley of Ethiopia and boat ride on Lake Ziway


All day tours from Addis Ababa are private, small group, customizable, accompanied with professional English speaking tour guide and by drive with comfortable Toyota Corolla (1 and 2 people) and Toyota Minivan (2 – 6 people) which are equipped with air conditioning and shoulder seat belts.

See the list of day trips from Addis Ababa offered by Merit Ethiopian Experience Tours: -

Day tours near Addis Ababa are flexible to fit visitor’s time limit, and expectations, and be combined with others.

Whatever day trip you choose, let Merit Ethiopian Experience Tours take the hassle out of it by arranging private transportation, flexible pick-up and drop-off in Addis Ababa city. Let our professional, English-speaking guide explain places you visit as you travel and enjoy the freedom to explore attractions you like deeper.

Please, contact us for details.


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