Things to do in Addis Ababa

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Addis Ababa Attractions

Addis Ababa has loads to offer. Whether you're seeking adventure or you're hoping to brush up on the local history, it'll take no time to fall in love with this place. With numerous sights to explore in this buzzing capital, we recommend you start planning your to-do list as soon as you can.

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What to do in Addis Ababa

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Some say the best things in life are free. Make sure you explore the following around Addis Ababa:

Addis Ababa University - Appreciate the design and ingenuity of this fantastic example of modern architecture.

World Bank Ethiopia - Get ready to feel like you've taken a step back in time while discovering the secrets of this historic attraction.

Meskel Square - Amble down the sidewalks and get lost in the ambiance of this buzzing area.

Lion of Judah Monument - Dig out your guidebook and discover why this place deserves a spot on your itinerary.

Holy Trinity Cathedral - No matter your religious leanings, this site is sure to inspire a sense of reverence in you.

Things to Do in Addis Ababa with Kids

There's fun for the entire family no matter where you go in Addis Ababa. Here are a few family friendly experiences you can enjoy together that are certain to make your getaway a blast:


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