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Food Tour in Addis Ababa provided by Merit Ethiopian Experience Tours

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US$ 200.25
per group (up to 6)
2 travellers
Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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With this 6 hour tour of Addis Ababa visitors will have a deeper insight into the history and culture of Ethiopians through shopping food stuff at local markets, participate in food preparation sessions and tasting varieties of delicious Ethiopian meals. This driving and walking food tour of Addis will enable visitors to see and feel how life goes at Merkato – the largest open air market in the continent; learn from a native cook how to bake Ethiopia’s National food called Injera (Enjera), and eat with your fingers at one of the typical traditional restaurants of the city. After lunch, visitors will also attend a typical Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony. It is a perfect moment to learn how Ethiopians’ social and economical life is closely tied with coffee and see how Coffee, born originally in Ethiopia, is entertained in the Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony. Join this unique, personalized and authentic tour of Addis to see the rich Ethiopian cuisine!
Important Information
5–6 hours
  • Private transportation
  • Professional experienced English speaking tour guide
  • Local family visiting fee for the food preparation class
  • Hotel/Airport pickup and drop off
  • Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony attending fee and coffee
  • Two glasses of "Tej" - Ethiopian Honey Wine per person
  • And, all related necessary government taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Addis Mercato
  • Entry/Admission - Entoto Hill
  • Meals and drinks at a traditional restaurant at lunch
  • Tips for service people
  • And, any expense which is not mentioned in the "Included' List above
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Dress code is formal
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Get a good walking shoes and hat
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Julian R wrote a review Aug 2019
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This was the second tour we undertook with Merit Tours and it was a half day trip with a visit to a local spice market, a traditional coffee ceremony, making Ingera and actually tasting home cooked Ethiopian food. The coffee ceremony, home cooking, etc was all at the home of
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Date of experience: August 2019
Response from EthiopiaTours88, General Manager at Food Tour in Addis Ababa
Responded 7 Aug 2019
Dear Julian, Thank you very much for booking Full Day Tour of Addis Ababa and Half Day Cultural Experience in Addis Ababa with Merit Ethiopian Experience Tours for two consecutive days!! Thank you also rating and review your tour with us!! It was a pleasure to show you around. We look forward to show you more of Ethiopia someday Best wishes, Muluken G.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 5–6 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
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