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"The Historic North and Danakil Depression' - This was the description of our tour - on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
zephne2018
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Pretoria, South Africa
Good and reliable

Great experience From moment I submit email to last day of my tour It was super professional... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Stasnyc
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New York City, New York
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Based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Awaze Tours offers tours throughout Ethiopia. Independent travelers may join our scheduled itineraries or we can customize private tours for groups of any size. Tours may include Ethiopia’s nine World Heritage sites such as the rock churches of Lalibela, the tribes of the Omo Valley, and Ethiopia’s spectacular National Parks. One of the oldest nations in the world, Ethiopia is renowned for its fascinating history, vibrant cultures, and generous hospitiality. Our priority is that every visitor experience this firsthand for a truly memorable tour.
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“day tour” (7 reviews)
“bahir dar” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Addis Ababa 1000, Ethiopia
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"danakil depression"
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"bahir dar"
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"omo valley"
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"no hesitation in recommending"
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"excellent tour company"
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"beautiful country"
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"northern part"
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"local guide"
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"historical sites"
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"his knowledge"
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"rock hewn church"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

"The Historic North and Danakil Depression' - This was the description of our tour - on paper. Heard of the expression 'Never a dull moment?' - that was the reality of our tour. Awaze Tours, you delivered an excellent service - every day was different...More

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AwazeTours, Owner at Awaze Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Zephne for your very kind words. Our team very much enjoyed showing you Ethiopia. Kind regards and we hope to see you again. Habte Fentaw

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great experience From moment I submit email to last day of my tour It was super professional service ! If you plan to visit Ethiopia, do not hesitate use this company. Thank you for absolutely flawless tour

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AwazeTours, Owner at Awaze Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Sir, Thank you for your kind words and for touring with Awaze. We hope you might return some day to see other places in Ethiopia. Kind regards, Habte

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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

We found awaze tours recommended in TA forums. I emailed Habte and asked about Group tours for 3 weeks of touring. Habte sent an itinerary and we signed up. It turned out that nobody else signed up for that tour but it wasn’t canceled! We...More

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AwazeTours, Owner at Awaze Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for touring with Awaze and for your kind words. We are very glad to hear that Abayu also has skills as a photographer! Best wishes, Habte

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

I enjoyed every minute in this beautiful country.The tour was smooth and the guides had a knowledge of very high level.The hotels,the drivers and the food were excellent. I learned a lot about history,culture,nature of the country and I felt deep sympathy to this welcoming...More

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AwazeTours, Manager at Awaze Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Hello Katalin! Thank you very much for your kind words. Our staff very much enjoyed introducing you to Ethiopia. Safe travels! Habte

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Reliable and secure company. Everything carry out as arranged... Kindly, helpsom and safe driver. My best recommendation

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

I used Awaze to book our tour of the South (to see the tribes). They were very reliable, the guide and driver were very good, and it was a well-planned trip. Habte was prompt in answering my emails. They take credit cards (not a given...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Awaze Tours is an excellent tour company. Habte is a dream to work with, as he is so responsive and dedicated. Definitely goes above and beyond to make sure your vacation is all that you desire. My husband arrived to Ethiopia quite sick from another...More

1  Thank TLCWoods
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Recently I have done a two weeks tour in Ethiopia with Awaze tour. I contacted them via mail. I saw their website on internet and I asked a quotation for my tour. I spent one week in the North (historical route) and one week in...More

2  Thank carloalbertoberetta
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Having just returned from a wonderful 18-day tour of Ethiopia with Awaze Tours, I am still on a high and not sure when I will come back to earth--or if I even want to. I wholeheartedly concur with the reviewer who said that Awaze must...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This is the best tour operator in Ethiopia, using local guides, flexible and adaptable to our needs and wishes. Compared to other tourists and they experience we were so happy we picked Awaze tour. Everything worked as a Swiss watch. The accomodation, the food, the...More

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Response from Ian C | Reviewed this property |
Guidebooks suggest $US 10 or equivalent per full day each.
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Response from Niklaus M | Reviewed this property |
I paid 875 USD par person for 7 days including the trip from Addis to Bale mountains. We were 4 persons and had 2 tents during the trek. The most expensive in Ethiopia is the car trip because they have to use good 4 wheel... More
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Response from NickGodson | Reviewed this property |
For me it was a couple of hundred US, but I didn't go on a pre made tour because I didn't have much time, so they sort of designed it just for me.
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