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King Shiloh Tour Harar Edition full itinerary 

Saturday 9 November 2019

You arrive in the Addis Ababa, the Capital city of Ethiopia. We pick you from the airport and take you to the Orange Lion Guesthouse, our comfortable base in the city. If there is time we will show you around in town. 

 

Accommodation: Orange Lion Guesthouse

Meals: None

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday 10 November 2019

We explore the city of Addis Ababa, the capital city of Ethiopia. Our Rastafari guide will show you the city where you’ll visit different museums, churches, statues, and other landmarks. We’ll take you to the best restaurants and juice bars around. 

 

In the evening you join King Shiloh in the first night of their Weekend Session in Addis Ababa. The session will host local and international artists. Entrance ticket and transport to and from the venue is arranged.  

Accommodation: Orange Lion Guesthouse

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

 

 

Monday 11 November 2019

We leave the city and drive east to the citiy of Harar. On the way we spend a night in Awash National Park, one of the great areas of natural beauty in Ethiopia. We stay in a beautiful lodge that overlooks a waterfall.  In the late afternoon we go out to look for animals with a local guide.

Accommodation: Awash Falls Lodge

Meals: Breakfast 

 

 

Tuesday 12 November 2019

In the morning you can enjoy the serenity and beauty of the natural environment. Then we continue our journey east to the city of Harar. On the way we visit the largest Chat market in the world. Chat is a mild narcotic plant that grows abundantly in this region. In the late afternoon and early evening we can catch the vibe in Harar.

Accommodation: Ras Hotel Harar

Meals: Breakfast

 

 

Wednesday 13 November 2019 

We spend a full day in Harar. Local professionals guides together with our Rastafari guides will show you around. You'll visit different places of interest like museums, old imperial buildings and other landmarks. This is the place where His Imperial Majesty grew up. In the evening you can be witness of a special phenomenon; the feeding of wild Hyenas. It is a tradition here and you can try it too!

Accommodation: Ras Hotel Harar

Meals: Breakfast

 

 

Thursday 14 November 2019 

In the morning we go to Ejersa Goro, the actual birthplace of His Majesty! It is a bumpy ride on the countryside. We will visit the church that stands on the spot where He was born, local priests and our Rastafari guides will give information about this place. We explore the surrounding area a bit and get a sense of life on the countryside in this part of Ethiopia. 

In the afternoon we return to Harar, and in the evening there will be a very special gathering. We organize the first edition of a festival to emphasize Harar as the city of Peace and Tolerance. This is the initiative of our local Rastafari guide Ras Kenny. More information about this event will be released soon. King Shiloh Sound System will be one of the main acts. 

Accommodation: Ras Hotel Harar

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

 

 

Sunday 17 November

Today you can participate in The Great Ethiopian Run. It is the largest running event of Africa, and this year it is expected that more than 45000 people will participate. It is a 10 kilometer race straight through the city of Addis Ababa. You don't have to be a trained runner to join the event. It is also a cultural experience ad a celebration of Ethiopian National proud. We participate in this event every year and you are welcome to join! King Shiloh might set up their Sound System at the track to encourage the runners! If you are interested to join, then don't hesitate to contact us!

Accommodation: Orange Lion Guesthouse

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Friday 15 November 2019 

We leave Harar and drive back to Addis Ababa. It will be a long ride, a full day driving. You can also choose to fly back with a domestic flight (costs not included). In Addis you can spend another night in our guesthouse. In the evening we will visit the first night of Addis Dubcub weekend edition, a Sound System event we organize in Addis Ababa with our partners. You can enjoy local sounds like Ababa Jahnoy Soundsystem and Dragonslayer from Shashamane. Entrance ticket and transport to and from the venue is included in the price. 

Accommodation: Orange Lion Guesthouse

Meals: Breakfast

Saturday 16 November 2019 

Today we explore the city of Addis Ababa further. Our Rastafari guides will take you to different places like the largest Market of Africa. A lunch is included. In the evening we visit the second day of our Dubclub weekend session in Addis Ababa, this time hosted by King Shiloh Soundsystem with local and international artists. Entrance ticket and transport to and from the venue is included in the price. 

Accommodation: Orange Lion Guesthouse

Meals: Breakfast

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday 18 November

We will bring you to the airport from where you can fly home. Or you can extend your stay in Ethiopia with a visit to one of its many fascinating sites. 

Accommodation: None

Meals: Breakfast