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TIA “This Is Africa” tour and travel agency aims to facilitate socially responsible, eco-conscious, and culturally sensible travel experiences. At TIA, we take pride in providing you not simply with a one-size-fits-all tourist package, but instead...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Sheza Building, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 96 108 6927
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been traveling with TIA through the Amhara region (Bahir Dar, Gondar, Simien Mountains and Lalibela). An UNIQUE experience!! Gino is not only a tour operator but a real travel mate!!!

Thank CaterinaB651
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great tour with Gino during New Year. The tour was customized to my interest & had a beautiful balance. Gino has a passion for people that is unmatched. Great guide!

Thank C W
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Ethiopia is a unique country blessed with scenic landscapes, diverse culture, long history and hospitable people. It is imperative to visit HER with a guide that embodies the skills necessary to properly show you what matters. Gino@TIA is such a person. Extensive knowledge, communication skill,...More

Thank Esu M
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This was my second time traveling with TIA, going to Danakil Depression and Afar Region, followed by a safari in Kenya and it was simply incredible, as expected! I asked for a very specific itinerary which TIA quickly put together. Gino and his people have...More

Thank Casey W
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

I had a great time with Gino and my family in south Omo Valley. He showed us the best of that part of Ethiopia. Visiting different tribes with a local, easy going and amazing guide was so interesting and fun. He explained us everything about...More

Thank Storyteller768818
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Gino and his staff were amazing. They truly showed us the best of Ethiopia in the short amount of time we had (4 days). We visited various historic sites in Addis Ababa and Lalibela during our visit. All of the guides and the coordination of...More

Thank Deirdre A
Reviewed 24 May 2018

I had the pleasure to travel with Gino and TIA on multiple occasions - visiting the North of Ethiopia, Lalibela, Gondar, Bahir Dar, etc. However my Omo Valley experience with Gino was my absolute favorite travel/learning experience. The most important thing for me when traveling...More

Thank marion k
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

I was working in Chad and decided to visit Ethiopia on short notice. I had about ten days to cover the country. I contacted Gino with very short notice and within twelve hours, I had a tour around Addis, to Lalibela and Omo Valley scheduled...More

Thank ClaireDGrove
Reviewed 18 April 2018

I was referred to Gino and his company by fellow travelers. I traveled to Addis Ababa, Lalibela, and Gondar solo and enjoyed the timeliness and professionalism from each person Gino had in place during my tour. I had frequent contact with Gino before arriving and...More

Thank Katrina M
Reviewed 10 April 2018

I had an amazing experience exploring the Southern parts of Ethiopia with Gino. We travelled for about 6 days and experienced more than what most would experience in a lifetime. My journey would not have been what it was if it were not for Gino,...More

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Here's an email ephrem.gino@gmail. com