6-Days Tour Bicycle Ride Ethiopia to Crater Lake of Wonchi

Tour Description


Tour Code: FET - CBT 02 Tour Program Bicycle Tour to Wonchi Ethiopia
Attractions: History, Religion, Scenery & Wildlife
Duration: 6 Days & 5Nights
Transportation: Surface drive & boat ride

Day 1: Arrival at Addis Ababa Bole International Air port
Meet and greet you FANOS Ethiopia Tour and Travel representative at exit of luggage claim and transfer you to the hotel. Overnight stay Bole Ambassador hotel Addis Ababa.

Day 2: City tour in Addis Ababa
You will have an early breakfast and your first visit in Addis Ababa will be the National Museum (pre historic, cultural, archaeological attractions), Ethnographic Museum of Addis Ababa University (culture, dressing style, traditional practices of over 80 ethnic groups, and collection of traditional musical instruments). Lunch at Lucy Restaurant.
Your visit also comprises tourist attraction sites like Emperor Minelik’s Palace, St. Raguel’s Church (after a drive to Entoto Mountain - 3000 meter above sea level), Merkato, (the largest open market in Africa).In the evening, we will host you at one of the best traditional restaurants of Addis where you can see the folk dances of the Ethiopian people and taste Ethiopian variety of meals. Overnight stay Bole Ambassador hotel Addis Ababa.

Day 3: Ride to Ambo, 120km asphalt road
An early morning drive after breakfast takes out of Addis Ababa at Gefersa, where you start to ride bicycle. You will arrive in Ambo in the afternoon you will check into a hotel. You will have a dinner, rest & spend the night there. Overnight stay in Abebech Metafaria Hotel.

Day 4: Ride to the Crater Lake of Wonchi,
In the morning, you will have breakfast and ride bicycle to the Crater Lake of Wonchi. And upon arrival at Wonchi (27 Km from Ambo), you will visit to the Crater Lake of Wonchi Village (The magnificent crater lake of Wonchi is situated south of Ambo at 3220 m. above sea level. You can go down to the Lake riding bicycle or on a horseback by arrangement with local farmer’s association. A boat trip to the monastery on an island in the lake is possible). You will have lunch at Wonchi Lodge. You will check into a lodge. You will have a dinner, rest & spend the night there. Overnight stay in Wonchi Lodge.

Day 5: Ride to Woliso around 37km gravel road
An early morning ride will take you to Woliso (37 Km from Wonchi). The route leads you through dense tropical rain forest; birds are abundant in this area.

First you drive out of Addis Ababa and then you start to ride bicycle. On this part of Ethiopia you will also visit the Oromo tribes. Overnight stay in Negash Lodge.

Day 6: Ride to back to Addis Ababa, 120km asphalt road
In the morning, you will have breakfast and ride back to Addis Ababa. You will have lunch at Addis Ababa. You will arrive in Addis Ababa late afternoon and you will do some shopping for souvenirs. Finally you will be taken to a farewell dinner depending on your scheduled flight; you will be transferred out to Bole International Airport for return flight back home.