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Ethio Afro Tours is a private tour operator founded in 2000 with its head office in the Ethiopian capital city Addis Ababa and the United States of America. We are one of the oldest and most experienced tour operators in Ethiopia. We have extensive knowledge about Ethiopia’s and African cultures, their nature their people. We are internationally known for our flexibility, reliability, and professionalism. Our office staff is young, dynamic, flexible, and always open to new ideas. Our management and staff consist of Ethiopians, Americans,s and Europeans, all affiliated with the country and its people.
We are always there for you to provide information, create and develop programs and itineraries, make reservations and bookings, and design your trip according to your wishes, in a detailed and careful way. Our carefully chosen guides are the best in their profession, being well-experienced and informed about Ethiopia and its neighbors. We provide fluent English, German, French, Italian, Chinese, and Spanish-speaking guides, who get along quickly with their guests, as they have been exposed to foreign countries and cultures.
Our drivers are trained and experienced in both road safety and customer care. They are polite and friendly and always ready to assist you. All members of Ethio Afro Tours are passionate about their work. Our target is to let our guests have a perfect and unforgettable trip.
You can explore Ethiopia and Africa overland in our state-of-the-art high-class vehicles, which have been tested and maintained to travel on all terrains of our country. Our specially equipped BOVA buses offer first-class comfort on the road. Extra-wide seats let you recline in style while watching the amazing landscapes through panoramic windows. The buses are now available for most of the main connection roads in Ethiopia and trips to the major historic sites and the bigger towns.
Our 4×4 Toyota Land Cruisers are the most comfortable vehicles to explore remote areas and hidden treasures, but they are also the choice for high-standard individual travelers and groups to any destination in the country. Our Toyota Coaster vehicles can operate on almost every road in the country. These light, medium-sized buses are the ideal vehicles for smaller groups, longer overland travels, or excursions.
We can also provide charter and helicopter flights for extraordinary and comfortable expeditions. We have strong affiliations with the most exclusive, private, and luxurious hotels and resorts from around the world.
Our company is environmentally friendly, sustainable, and respectful of cultures. We will give you an unforgettable experience in Ethiopia and Africa.
Ethio Afro Tours team loves to travel as much as you do!Every Ethio Afro Tours sales consultant and every Tour guide is an Ethiopian resident. That means you can be confident our team will understand exactly what you need to create your tour. You can also be assured the details of the special travel memory you want won’t be lost in translation. Originating from all over Ethiopia each team member brings unique insights to travel in Ethiopia they can share with you as you plan your tour. Team members receive ongoing training and support after their initial induction, allowing us to continually evolve our product offering. Ethio Afro Tours is very unique in how it supports its permanent staff.
I was born in Bahirdar, Ethiopia (Northern Ethiopia).
Amharic is my native language.
I'm an intermediate French and English, speaker.
I can also speak a little German, Japanese, Spanish, and Chinese.
I like to talk to people and my friends since I am a really friendly, laid-back, and open-minded individual.
The improvement in people's living circumstances is something that concerns me significantly.
giving youngsters every opportunity to have a great future in particular.
I created and oversee a school lunch program for kids.
I have experience working as a travel agent and tour guide because I studied tourism.
I'd be delighted to act as your tour guide or offer planning assistance.
Come learn about Ethiopia.
You'll be astounded!
I was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
However, moved to the USA, obtained an American passport, and now resides in California.
Both English and Amharic are my native languages.
I can also speak a little German, French, and Spanish.
I have visited more than 46 countries since I enjoy traveling and meeting people from different cultures.
I used to work for ecotourism and Ethiopian tourism as a tour and travel owner.
I want to share my experience with Ethiopia with others and give them a thorough understanding of the nation.
We are committed to creating an ethical, community-based tourism industry that will benefit local populations and improve visitors' experiences by fostering interactions with locals.
A trip to Ethiopia is an unforgettable adventure!
Ricardo Reis da Silva
Representative in Europe, Portugal
Susanne Jorde Lunde
Representative in Europe, Norway
Volunteer business consultant and marketing, Italy