The Tigray region has plenty more, older ones, with more paintings, special architecture; remote locations….Over 125 rock hewn churches are recorded with Tigray-alone. These churches date from 4th-15th century. Most of them are visited around the Gheralta chained mountains. Others are found in eastern and southern Tigray.

Day 1: Fly to Axum
Axum is Ethiopian’s most ancient city, renowned for its cathedral of St. Mary Zion, where as legend has it the original Ark of Covenant is housed and several monolithic stelae which are made of single pieces of granite of which three of them have identical decoration. Overnight Your hotel

Day 2: Drive to Hawzain, via Adwa and Adigrat
After breakfast, visit the monastery of Abba Garima, the primitive temple of Yeha, the church of Abba Aftse
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Day 3: Excursion to Teka Tesfay cluster churches of; Petros and Paulos, Mikael Milhaizengi and Medhane Alem Adikesho.
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Day 4: Hawzien –Visiting Debre Mariam Korkor, Abba Daniel’s Prayer room and Abune Yemata;this is the most fascinating rock-hewn church.
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Day 5: Drive to Mekelle via Wukro en route visit Dugum Selassie and Abraha Atsbeha church and a city tour of Mekelle includes Atse Yohannes Musuem.
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Day 6: Mekelle- Addis- Departure
Morning, transfer in to airport to fly back to Addis Ababa. In the afternoon, you will have leisure and shopping time. In the evening, farewell traditional dinner in one of the best restaurant in Addis followed by folkloric dance of different Ethiopian nations. Then transfer to airport to fly back to home, where your tour ends.