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Highlights

  • Africa’s largest open-air market
  • Souvenir Shopping in Addis Abeba
  • Beautiful Ethiopian Art
  • Enjoy a delicious Local lunch

Meeting point

We will meet at Best Western Plus Addis Ababa


What to Expect

Explore Merkato market and see daily life in Ethiopia and markets in Africa. I will help you with bargaining and finding the best items. We will chat with the stall keepers and you will get an insight into how life is here and the Ethiopian heritage.
We will have an...


This is The Plan

Pick up

I will pick you from Best Western Plus Addis Ababa in the heart of Addis Ababa and guide you through 2 of the amazing markets in my city.

I will pick you from Best Western Plus Addis Ababa in the heart of Addis Ababa and guide you through 2 of the amazing markets in my city.

Merkato Market

Its a fast-paced market with just about every type of business under the sun, from food to souvenirs and even building materials. It is an interesting slice of business life, its busy and packed people - as a foreigner you wont go here without a guide

Its a fast-paced market with just about every type of business under the sun, from food to souvenirs and even building materials. It is an interesting slice of business life, its busy and packed people - as a foreigner you wont go here without a guide

Chiromeda Market

Chiromeda Market, it's a traditional market and a great place for Ethiopian clothes and especially traditional Amharic dresses. Chiromeda market is a lot smaller than Merkato.

Chiromeda Market, it's a traditional market and a great place for Ethiopian clothes and especially traditional Amharic dresses. Chiromeda market is a lot smaller than Merkato.

Lunch and Departure

We will have a delicious Lunch after our Tour and soon after i will take you back safely to your Best Western Plus Addis Ababa

We will have a delicious Lunch after our Tour and soon after i will take you back safely to your Best Western Plus Addis Ababa


What is included

  • Your own Localist

What to bring

  • Good walking shoes
  • Camera

Please note

The tour starts off at Best Western Plus Addis Ababa. You will meet your localist at your agreed time for the tour.
You will be dropped of at Best Western Plus Addis Ababa after the tour has been concluded.

The Tour is exclusive of:
-- Hotel Transfers
-- Refreshments
-- Lunch


About your Localist

Abeba

Hello,and welcome to Ethiopia, the motherland of humanity. I would love to share with you the beautiful sites that we have in Addis Ababa. I love to travel and sharing our culture as i show you some of the hidden gems that Addis Ababa has to offer. Welcome to my wonderful city and should you want an experience of a life time: pick one of my amazing local tours.


Language

  • English


Guest reviews (1)

  5.00 / 5.00

Sharon

Mar, 14, 2019

Thank you for a great experience. I would personally never gone to this market by myself, its so busy and unlike home. I had a lot of fun buying souvenirs and talking to the people selling all kinds of stuff at Merkato marked.

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