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Fasil Ghebbi
Fasil Ghebbi

Fasil Ghebbi

8.76 reviews
Sights and Museums, Historic Site
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North Gonder, Ethiopia
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In the 16th and 17th centuries, the fortress-city of Fasil Ghebbi was the residence of the Ethiopian emperor Fasilides and his successors. Surrounded by a 900-m-long wall, the city contains palaces, ... Read more
churches, monasteries and unique public and private buildings marked by Hindu and Arab influences, subsequently transformed by the Baroque style brought to Gondar by the Jesuit missionaries. In 1979 it was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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it's a wonderful & amazing place which shows people's civilization some centuries ago

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لاتعليق المكان يعبر عن نفسه تاريخ حافل

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