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Entoto Hill

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 94 063 7476
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“fresh air” (24 reviews)
“old palace” (23 reviews)
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 94 063 7476
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This site proposes a guided visit of the old church featuring clothing, relics, manuscripts, weapons .... (no cameras allowed) and the a tour of the site around the new church and into the old palace of the king (built 1870, I think). The guided knew...More

Thank DrDan2012
Reviewed 1 week ago

My small group had a private car with a colleague who grew up in Addis Ababa. The trip from the city to the mountain was as scenic as the mountain itself. Great to watch the thousands of people on the streets. During the winding ascending...More

Thank tlagyn
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a (yellow) taxi from Old Addis to Entoto Hill; negotiate price, should be NO more than 1000 Birr MAX! from downtown. Taxi will wait for you. You can appreciate the size of the city from the viewpoint. Museum and church are worthwhile once...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only thing that might worth is the sight .The church is almost always closed and when it is open, there are some very rude guys outside, who do not let you come in to visit it. The museum is poor , Ethnological Museum of...More

Thank AlMat54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the Eucalyptus plantation view and aroma. The view of Addis from the top was breathtaking. It was a bit pricey to do the tour at Entoto Hill

Thank Kaslutho Maria M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On arriving from Meskel Square in Addis Ababa to the last drop off point at Entoto base boarded another shared taxi van and began the long uphill curved drive towards Mt Entoto situated at a height of 3,200 meters above sea level and the tallest...More

Thank MumbaiRiders
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was interesting to see the old traditional style building in the back, but the rest of the buildings were closed on my visit. I believe opening hours are quite specific so check what times before you go.

Thank Anna F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky to have an excellent guide who told us a lot about the church and Palace buildings and history. High altitude, bit of a challenge for some but outstanding view and experience. The museum had interesting pieces and an elderly man who knew...More

Thank anabelsmith2000
Reviewed 9 January 2018

This was the third museum we went to and the most expensive - it was not our favorite, but when I did the math and realized it was all of about $8 to get it, it was worth it! We did have a guide, which...More

Thank Electric_Chairsty
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Really interesting trip up the mountain up to an altitude of 3,000 m. The small museum is quite interesting as is the palace.

Thank Kent R
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Alain F
21 January 2017|
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Response from 524trip | Reviewed this property |
Yes, please contact a tour facilitator there by the following email: Dawit who works at Gada Sunlight Tours and Travel. They can do their best for you. Call him by +251920337314
6 March 2016|
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Response from Dxbliz | Reviewed this property |
On a one day visit, I would definitely include this site on your itinerary. It does not take very long to get there, and the site itself only takes a short time to see everything, but with a good guide you can get a nice... More