13 Days Historic Route incl. Epiphany
Timkat ( the main highlight of this tour) is a three-day affair and all the ceremonies are conducted with great pomp, occurs on the18th, 19th and 20th of January observed in commemoration of Jesus Christ’s Baptism in River Jordan. The celebration is accompanied by a special and overwhelming sacred dances by the clergy with their prayer sticks and sistera, the beating of drums, ringing of bells, and blowing of trumpets. The singing and Sacred dancing of priests and laity with their colourful dress will make you to feel as it is in paradise.
Addationally, the best known historic sites-Axum, Lalibela, Gonder and Bahir Dar make up the historic routes which are the extra highlights of this Itinerary.
The Itinerary can easily be adjusted to meet the needs of our clients’ schedules, budget, and special interests. However, time should be scheduled to be in Lalibela at least January 18 and 19 for Timket celebration.