Flights to Addis Ababa

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When is The Best Time to Visit Addis Ababa?

It is true that the capital of Ethiopia called Addis Ababa is where the sun shines endlessly all year long. Nevertheless, the best time to stop over in the headquarters of the African Union is during the dry season. The warm period starts from September and ends in March.  Unfortunately, months between June and August are not favored by most of the people since the rainy days are likely inevitable.

There is a myriad of religious festivals in Addis Ababa you need to take part. Each celebration is unique. Christmas for instance; instead of being carried out on December 25th, the Ethiopian style is on January 7th. If you want to enjoy more Ethiopian festivities, don’t forget to book your flight ticket with the arrival date of January 19th. What makes the time is so special is no other than the feast of Epiphany. To join in Meskel festival, be sure to travel in the late September.

What are The Must-Go Places in Addis Ababa?

  • National Museum of Ethiopia

    The National Museum of Ethiopia houses a multiplicity of archeological objects originating from Ethiopia from the archaic fossil of Selam to the Lucy specimen (the bone fossils from hominin species). At the present time, the museum is divided into 4 exhibition sections.

  • Addis Mercato

    Claimed to be the biggest outdoor market in entire Africa, Addis Mercato is crowded with vibrancy and color from the activities inside it. Although Addis Mercato looks a bit chaotic, the place to buy and sell is full of characters portraying the authenticity of Ethiopian life. Show your bargain skill with the local vendors while diving into it.

  • Holy Trinity Cathedral

    Holy Trinity Cathedral is one of the iconic spots to worship in Addis Ababa. The Ethiopian Orthodox Church established to commemorate the country’s independence from the Italian colonialism has striking medieval architecture. The carvings and statues are nothing yet mesmerizing. Behind the most sacred church, it sits a museum where you can spot the Amharic bibles.

  • Monument to the Lion of Judah

    For those who are interested in the multifaceted sides of Ethiopia from religious beliefs to ancient history, stopping by the Monument to the Lion of Judah is a brilliant idea. It is basically a statue of a lion which is bronze-gilded. The work of art’s existence can’t be apart from the creator whose nationality is French – Georges Gardet.   

How Much Things Cost in Addis Ababa?


Cost (in PHP)


Starting from 2,724 per night (at a budget-friendly hotel)


Starting from 566 (basic taxi tariff per 5 miles)

Food & drink

346 (basic lunch meal)

82 (2 liters of Coca-Cola)

Medical consultation

Starting from 922 per 15 minutes (a common doctor visit)


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