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More to Lalibela than just St.George Cross.

11 churches in total so plenty to see and fill the whole day here. Guide really helps bring the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Melbourne, Australia
Getachew was a wonderful guide for Lalibela for the churches and Tukul Village

We had an excellent 2 and a half days with our family with Getachew. He was very informative on the... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Patrick F
Bali, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

11 churches in total so plenty to see and fill the whole day here. Guide really helps bring the history to life and highly recommended.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Gojeep
Reviewed 23 August 2018

We had an excellent 2 and a half days with our family with Getachew. He was very informative on the area of Lalibela. You can tell he loves what he does. We have a 9 year old and he made it fun for her as...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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getachew2014, Owner at Asheten Eco Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

thank you for taking the time to review our services, we are glad that you had a wonderful time on your tour. We are honored that you chose Asheten Eco Trekking for your tour, our team takes great pride in offering exceptional services to our...More

Reviewed 2 May 2018

This was the highlight of my trip! We got on our mules outside of our hotel and rode up Asheten mountain. There is one stop you make halfway up the mountain. They ask you to buy soda for your mule guides, hats, and other handmade...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Love L
Reviewed 29 January 2018

I texted Getacho, the manager, that we were on our way As soon as we arrived to Lalibela he met us, agreed to take us for a 3 day journey to Abuna Yosef. The minute after - he became our friend and guide - everything...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Curiosity752002
Reviewed 26 September 2017

One of the highlights of our 11 night historic route trip to Ethiopia at the end of July 2017 was the rock churches of Lalibela, in the Amhara region of northern Ethiopia. These are a group of eleven churches hewn from the living rock during...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank 108Mary
Reviewed 20 May 2017

At fiirst sight you feel as if you have moved to tha past Bible times. People greet tourist, kids come qickly, curious to talk to you and try their English. A place where poverty is making you very sad. Presents like T-shirts, pens and little...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

We found Lalibela a unique place in Africa with a very interesting history. The visit of 11 churches and the Asheton Mariyam monastery, spread over 3 mornings, was well guided by Ermiyas. We got all the stories and background of the site. We could take...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

I highly recommend visiting Lalibela to see the rock churches. It was amazing to see these monolithic rock churches dating back to the 12th and 13th century. If you can I recommend a two day stay in Lalibella as one day would be too short....More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank amslon2017
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I've written my review of this attraction under Churches of Lalibela, but wanted to point out that in addition to the churches, Lalibela as a town is remarkable in itself, perched high on a mountain ridge with amazing views to further high mountain ranges and...More

Date of experience: February 2017
4  Thank therapina
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Please visit, a must visit place. Great history and an attempt by King Lalibella to have a second Jerusalem in ET for those who cannot travel to Palestine/Israel to visit the holy place. We happened to be there 2 days before the Ethiopia Christmas on...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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