For many, Gondar is a highlight of their visit to Ethiopia. It's a fairytale place with ancient castles and ruins. It feels very much as if time has stood still.A visit to the church Debre Berhan Selassie, is a must, to marvel at the fine ceiling of angels. Other highlights include the Gondar Palace complex and Fasilidas Baths.

Safaris visiting this attraction

16 days
From £4095
Classic Ethiopia - the Northern Historic Route

This private guided tour covers all the main historic highlights of Ethiopia, a fascinating destination.