The Erecha Ritual of Oromos at Bishoftu (October)

Erecha Ritual Oromos are numerically the largest ethnic group in Ethiopia. Oromos have an...

Festival of Maryam Zion – 30 November

Festival of Maryam Zion – 30 November. This festival is exclusive to Aksum. There is much...

Kulubi Gabriel – 28 December

Kulubi Gabriel church Kulubi Gabriel – 28 December. Large numbers of Ethiopians make a...

Kiddus Yohannes (New Year’s Day) – 11 September

Ethiopian New Year(Kiddus Yohannes) Kiddus Yohannes (New Year’s Day) – 11 September. This is an...

Gena ( Ethiopian Christmas ) 6-7 January

Ethiopian Christmas Leddet (Christmas) 6-7 January. Ethiopian Christmas is not celebrated on...

Fasika (Orthodox Easter)

Ethiopian Orthodox Easter Fasika (Orthodox Easter) – March/April. Fasika marks the end of a...

Timkat – Ethiopian Epiphany

Timkat (Epiphany, celebrating Christ’s baptism) Timkat (Epiphany, celebrating Christ’s baptism)...

Meskel

Finding of the True Cross Meskel (Finding of the True Cross) – 27 September, is a two-day, very...

DANAKIL DEPRESSION

Afar Depression is most visited tourist site The Afar Depression or the Afar Triangle) is a...

THE RIFT VALLEY

Ethiopian Rift Valley The Ethiopian Rift Valley, which is part of the famous East African Rift...