Ethiopia has long, colorful and fabulous history.
Found in the eastern part of Africa, referred to the horn of Africa. It is
old-old beyond all your imaginations. The Axumite kingdom was one of the great
civilizations of the ancient world and has left so huge mystery of the period
with the magnificent obelisks found inAxum.
In the late middle, age-Lalibela consists of the
famous rock Hewn churches built in the late 12th and early 13th century. The
graceful city of Gonder was the capital of Ethiopian kings in the17th and 18th
centuries has wonderful castles with the view over the beautiful landscape. The
walled city of Harar (Jogol) the Fourth Holiest City of Islam in the world next
to Mecca, Medina and Jerusalem.
Ethiopia has dated back more than 3000 years when the Axumite kingdom flourished in
the North, Axum emerged after the decline of Yeha in 500BC, Yeha was the
pre-Christian temple and the center of Sabean civilization in Northern
Ethiopia. Axum, Lalibela, Gonder, Bahir Dar, and Lake Tana, as well as Harar
(Jogol), are among the famous historical attractions and the major destinations
drawing the attention of tourists.