Things to do in Addis Ababa

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    Addis Mercato

    Addis Mercato

    Ranked #1 overall in Addis Ababa things to do
    7.914 reviews
    Shopping, Market
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureHistory

    Addis is nice place to live and visit.

  • 2
    Entoto Mountain Viewpoint

    Entoto Mountain Viewpoint

    Ranked #2 overall in Addis Ababa things to do
    8.73 reviews
    Outdoors, Scenic Lookout
    Popular withOutdoorsySpiritualWellness

    A welcomed break from the hustle of the city. You can spend the day walking up the hill, or take a quick ride to the top. There is a church ...

  • 3
    Adadi Mariam

    Adadi Mariam

    Ranked #3 overall in Addis Ababa things to do
    9.33 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Church
    Popular withSpiritualHistoryOutdoorsy

    About 70 kms south of the Addis, is King Lalibela's last unfinished church. It is carved from a giant rock, and while not very intricate, the sheer effort taken o ...

  • 4
    National Museum

    National Museum

    Ranked #4 overall in Addis Ababa things to do
    6.04 reviews
    Sights and Museums
    Popular withHistoryAdventureStudents

    One of the better museums in Addis, but that is certainly not saying much. The big draw is the skeletal remains of "Lucy", but they are much more exciting as ...

  • 5
    African Jazz Village

    African Jazz Village

    Ranked #5 overall in Addis Ababa things to do
    8.02 reviews
    Bars, Clubs and Nightlife
    Popular withArtsyTrendstersNightlife

    Located in the Ghion Hotel and presided over by the famous Mulatu Astatke, this place is one of the top places in town to see Ethio-Jazz. The club is dimly ...

  • 6
    Entoto Maryam Church

    Entoto Maryam Church

    Ranked #6 overall in Addis Ababa things to do
    8.03 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Church
    Popular withAdventureHistoryFamilies

    For anyone interested in Ethiopian history, Entoto is worth the short excursion from Addis. The church hosted the coronation of Emperor Menelik -- and Entoto was actually the location of ...

  • 7
    sodere Ethiopia

    sodere Ethiopia

    Ranked #7 overall in Addis Ababa things to do
    10.02 reviews
    Popular withGreenFoodiesFamilies
  • 8
    Tiya

    Tiya

    Ranked #8 overall in Addis Ababa things to do
    6.73 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withHistory
  • 9
    Cloud 9 Lounge

    Cloud 9 Lounge

    Ranked #15 overall in Addis Ababa things to do
    4.01 review
    Other

    For a business class lounge at Ethiopian's home base in Addis, this lounge is pretty underwhelming and very crowded. Intermittent wifi, virtually no outlets, no showers and a very mediocre ...

  • 10
    Tiglachin Memorial

    Tiglachin Memorial

    Ranked #9 overall in Addis Ababa things to do
    7.02 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Monument, Landmark
    Popular withHistoryOutdoorsyArtsy

    Tiglachin (or Our Victory) is one of the famous historical monuments in Addis Ababa erected to honor Ethiopia's victory over the Somalians in 1980. It is located on Churchill Street.

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