Axum Tour


Ethiopia Top Tours and Trips 2024/2025
Axum Obelisks

Axum, located in northern Ethiopia, is a historical city known for its rich cultural heritage and ancient ruins. A tour of Axum offers a chance to explore significant archaeological sites and experience the charm of Ethiopian Christianity. 

Highlights of an Axum tour include a visit to the famous obelisks, towering structures that date back before 4th century AD. These obelisks, some of which are more than 33 meters tall, are a testament to the city’s ancient civilization. 

You can explore the St. Mary of Zion Church, believed by many to house the Ark of the Covenant. This sacred site holds immense religious significance and attracts pilgrims from around the world. 

Axum is also home to the ruins of ancient palaces and royal tombs. Exploring these historical sites provides insight into the ancient Axumite civilization, its power, and its cultural legacy. 

In addition to its historical and natural attractions, Axum boasts vibrant local markets where visitors can discover traditional crafts, taste local cuisine, and immerse themselves in the vibrant atmosphere of Ethiopian culture. 

Overall, an Axum tour promises a blend of historical exploration, natural beauty, cultural immersion, and religious significance, making it a captivating destination for travelers seeking a unique and enriching experience.

Day Trips from Axum 

  1. Day trip To Yeha Temple  and Adwa Mountains

      2. Day trip to Debre Damo Monastery 

      3. Day trip to Abune Yemata Church /Gheralta Churches

      4. Day Trip Adwa Battle field and Abune Gerima Monastery