"Lalibela and Gondar are two of the most impressive historic sites in Ethiopia – don’t miss either."
Best Time to Go:
Ethiopian Airlines operates 4 flights a week from London to Addis Ababa via Rome. British Midland operates 5 flights a week from London to Addis, 3 via Amman. Flying time is approximately 8 hours
All visitors require visas. Visas may be purchased in advance from the Ethiopian Embassy (£43) or on arrival in Addis Ababa at Bole International Airport, where they cost US $20