ETHIOPIA: THE HISTORICAL ROUTE
ETHIOPIA: THE HISTORICAL ROUTE
UNESCO World Heritage Site. Highlight is stelae, the largest single pieces of stone erected anywhere in the world
Internationally renowned for its rock hewn churches considered the ‘Eighth wonders of the world’
Known for its castles, imperial compound, and churches.
Consists of some of the most spectacular mountain scenery in the world
Situated on Lake Tana, which is known for its island monasteries and churches
After breakfast embark on a boat trip over Lake Tana to the nearby monastery of the Zeghie Peninsula to visit 2 of the renowned Island Monasteries of the Lake known for its 14th century round, grass roofed churches and their magnificent wall murals, namely: Ura Kidane Mihret and Azua Mariam both have wonderful paintings which depicts the scene from the Old and the New Testaments of the Holy Bible all over their walls. The monastery of Ura which is found hidden within the mangrove forest of the Zege peninsula. Its architectural style is a typical example of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church having mud plastered round wall with conical thatched roof. Ura is known especially for its fine frescoes, manuscripts, ecclesiastical objects like crown of various emperors dated from the 14th century, processional crosses of silver & gold, silver-drum, and royal vestments.
Overnight: Kuriftu Resort and Spa B L D
These prices are valid for travel between June – Dec 15, 2020. Christmas and New Year surcharges will apply for any travel between Dec 15 – Jan 15, 2021. These holiday surcharges are NOT included in these rates. Single room supplement and solo traveler rates are on request only. Any travel during the peak time is subject to updated terms and conditions.
Land Pricing: $6,200.00 per person double occupancy
Internal air: $895.00 per person subject to change economy class*
*Internal air includes the following flights:
Addis Ababa / Axum
Axum / Lalibela
Lalibela / Gondar
Bahir Dar / Addis Ababa
- Accommodations per the itinerary
- All transfers as mentioned in the program
- All meals as indicated by letters B = Breakfast, Lunch & D = Dinner next to accommodations
- Accompanying guide throughout (English Speaking)
- All activities are mentioned in the itinerary
- Private vehicle throughout
- All relevant park fees / conservation fees & entry fees (unless otherwise stated)
- Porterage at airports and hotels.
- Optional activities (where applicable these are available at an additional cost)
- All items of a personal nature such as (telephone calls, laundry, room service, etc.).
- Gratuities for the guide/ drivers or Airport representatives
- Single Room Supplement (on request basis)
- Solo Traveler Rates (on request basis)
- Excess baggage charges
- Holiday Surcharges for travel between Dec 15 – Jan 15, 2021
- Trip insurance
RESERVATION AND PAYMENT SCHEDULE
Deposit per person required at time of booking: A deposit of 25% of the program price is required at the time of booking. Final payment is due 120 days prior to departure. If your reservation is made within 120 days of departure, the entire cost of the trip must be paid at the time of the request to secure confirmation.
Cancellations must be received in writing and will become effective on the date of e-mail receipt. Cancellations received by Emmarosh are subject to the following:
CANCELLATION FEES PER PERSON
121 days prior to departure (or more): 10% of the program price per person.
120-91 days prior to departure: 20% of program price
90-61 days prior to departure: 50% of program price
60 days prior to departure (or less): 100% of the program price
Changes to the Itinerary:
The guest will be responsible for any changes or cancellations made to the itinerary at their request or beyond their control, before or during travel, including expenses incurred due to a change, delay or cancellation of any flights. If a guest cancels or leaves a journey and a roommate remains, an additional supplement may apply to the price for the remaining guest.
CANCELLATION CHARGES FOR INTERNAL AIR
All internal air is 100% non-refundable at time of final payment (some exceptions may apply).
CANCELLATION CHARGES FOR EXTRA SERVICES WHERE APPLICABLE
Additional hotel nights and other extra services booked in connection with Emmarosh programs are subject to specific cancellation penalties.