Full Day Gondar Tour
Language Amharic, English, French
Cost 150 USD for tour/excursion
Capacity 1 person
Duration 6 hours
The tour starts by picking up you from Hotel or Airport . Then, we head to our first tour to the castles .Emperor Fasilidas founded Gondar as his imperial capital in 1636. It was the capital and a great commercial center from the 17th to the mid-19th century.
the 'Bath of King Fasilidas', during the Timkat (Epiphany) celebrations, a nearby river is diverted to fill an area the size of a small swimming pool and worshipers plunge into the water in a re-enactment of Christ's baptism in the River Jordan.
Debre Berhane Selassie, escaped. According to legend, a swarm of bees diverted the invaders. The walls and ceiling are covered with vivid murals: the angels' faces on the ceiling have become a common motif in Ethiopian design.