• Explore the stunning of Tigray region, Ethiopia
  • Explore the hidden treasures of Tigray
  • explore the stunning landscapes and fascinating religious sites.


Embark on an adventure exploring ancient churches and breathtaking landscapes, beginning with a visit to Maryam Papaseit and its scenic surroundings. Conclude your trek with a visit to the renowned Abune Yemata Church.

  • Day 1 - Mekelle - Gheralta

    Drive approximately 100km from Mekelle towards the majestic Gheralta mountains. After breakfast at the mountain's base, trek for about 1:30 hours to reach the elevated church named Youhans Maqudi. Explore this ancient site before continuing the trek for 3-4 hours to reach the colorful and decorated church, Abune Abraham, dating back to the 7th century AD. Finally, descend to the base camp, taking around 2 hours.

  • Day 2 - Gheralta mountain

    After breakfast prepared by our professional cook, continue trekking while admiring the wonderful views, wildlife, and traditional Tigray houses until you reach Mariam Papsite. Following the visit to the church, continue trekking for about 4 hours to reach the base camp. Accommodation will be at a camping site in the village called Korkor.

  • Day 3 - Gheralta mountain

    Begin your day with an early breakfast and start trekking to the highest point of the Gheralta, standing at 2700 meters above sea level. Enjoy panoramic views towards the four corners of the remarkable Gheralta mountains. After having lunch at the mountain's peak, continue your trek to visit the churches of Mariam Korkor and Danile Korkor.

  • 1. Van with an English-speaking driver / guide throughout in towns cities.
  • 2. Fuel and instructor expenses
  • 3. Entrance fee to all sites
  • 4. Local guides in all locations
  • 5. Airport/Hotel transfers
  • 6. The following meals are provided:
  • 6.1. First day – Lunch and Dinner
  • 6.2. Second day – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • 6.3. Third day – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • 6.4. Forth day- Breakfast and Lunch
  • 1.Domestic and International flights
  • 2. Tips for guides and drivers
  • 3. Laundry
  • 4. Medical and/or personal insurance
  • 5. Personal expenses

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