Discover our tours
If you love cycling, then join us for an adventure in the Ethiopian Highlands. We’ve got options for all types of cyclists, whether you like simply to get out on your bike over the weekend or are an ultra-fit cycling enthusiast looking to push yourself to the limit.
Below you will find a sample range of tours which we typically arrange for clients according to their interests and cycling ability. If these aren’t exactly what you’re looking for, why don’t you contact us to ask about our Bespoke Tours? We would be happy to design a tour specifically for you and your group.
We are aware that currently quarantine regulations both in Ethiopia and clients’ home countries will affect the dates of your tour. We are closely monitoring any changes in these regulations. Do get in touch with us and let us know your preferred time of travel. While we will always prioritise the safety of our clients, we also have the flexibility to act quickly and respond to what works best for clients.
8-day cycling adventure tour
8 days in Ethiopia | 5 days cycling | Total distance 330km
A great mix of riding in stunning landscapes and exploring the famous sights in this historic part of Ethiopia, our cycling adventure tour includes a full day’s sightseeing in Axum, a visit to the famous church of Abune Yemata Guh and an overnight stay at Gheralta Lodge.
9-day cycling tour for serious cyclists
9 days in Ethiopia | 7 days cycling | Total distance 850km
This tour is for serious cyclists looking for some hard training on longer rides taking in some tough climbs. You will get to cover some of the best mountain rides in Tigray. There is one rest day halfway through the tour; and relatively little in the way of sightseeing.
5-day cycling and 9-day exploring tour
14 days in Ethiopia | 5 days cycling | Total 290km
This tour is a fantastic introduction to Ethiopia, taking you through spectacular mountain landscapes and giving you glimpses into Ethiopia’s rich history and distinctive local culture. Particularly suited to those who want to ride more leisurely, the itinerary allows for more stops and chance to explore local culture. You will be fully supported throughout your rides and visits to local places along the route.
4-day short break cycling tour
4 days in Ethiopia | 3 days cycling | Total distance 375km
This tour is for those who are looking to get a taste of the hills and stunning scenery of northern Ethiopia. You will be fully supported from the moment you step off the plane in Mekelle until the end of the tour. Overnight flights from Europe make this this tour possible inside a working week or as a long weekend break.
10-day solo tour
10 days in Ethiopia | 6 days cycling | Total 560km | 2 rest / sightseeing days
This tour is for those wanting to ride solo. Our support team are there to help you with transfers, settling you in and directing you to the best places to stay and eat along the way. You will have motorbike support for your rides. We also arrange local guides for your sightseeing days. A great combination of riding and adventure!
10 days cycling training in Mekelle
10 days in Ethiopia | 8 days cycling | Total 960km | 1 travel day + 1 rest day
This trip will be customised to the individual needs of cyclists and is designed to provide a good block of training in warm sunshine during the European winter. While the roads are quiet and super smooth, the hills and altitude will test you and build your fitness. Our Operations Team will take care of you, giving you support on your rides and ensuring you have everything you need for your training. If you want to come with a coach or parent, we can offer transport for them too.