Addis Ababa Vacations
You don't have to know everything about the place to have a great time in Addis Ababa, but you should know a few basic things before you take off.
If you didn't already know, this lively city is the national capital of Ethiopia.
This area of Ethiopia is home to nearly 2,800,000 residents.
Hotels in Addis Ababa
Ethiopia's sensational capital has 72 properties where you can lay your head. Have a browse through our extensive collection, pick out the best one and start packing your bags for Addis Ababa
It's not every day you go on vacation, so why not indulge in a bit of luxury? The Sheraton Addis, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Addis Ababa (Taitu Street) and the Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa (Kazanchis Business District) are a few of the best upmarket properties in Addis Ababa. If you're the type of wanderer who prefers to spend all their time out and about, a swanky suite may not be to your taste. Some terrific budget accommodations are the Hamonah Guest House (CMC Road Yeka Subcity Wareda 11) and the Keba Guest House (Yeka Sub-city near to British Embassy).
Places to visit in Addis Ababa
Used as a house of public worship and personal prayer, Holy Trinity Cathedral is a distinguished theological structure. That being said, you need not be the church-going type to appreciate this calming space. Seeking some more ideas? History has endless lessons. Soak up the knowledge and learn from times gone by at National Museum of Ethiopia. And that's not all there is. Choose the best vantage point and observe life pass by at Meskel Square. If you feel sociable, this time-worn public space is also a great place to strike up a conversation with a couple of the locals.
Where do you fly into for Addis Ababa?
Arriving at Bole International Airport (ADD)? Once you've disembarked, the heart of Addis Ababa is approximately 2 miles (3 kilometers) away. Flag down a cab and enjoy the drive — your getaway is just beginning!