Apart from the best views from the top of Entoto Mountain, you can visit this church on the hill and the museum associated with.
Lovely drive to the top of Adis. A must visit place for first timer in Adis. Nothing much of historical to see but a good activity in sunny cold day
This church is at the top of Entoto Hill...the area is home to some of Addis' most unfortunate...mostly people with HIV and mental illness. While being careful to be respectful of the residents, you get a feel for the truly generous and caring nature of the church and Ethiopian people. There is a very interesting museum on site, including the... 更多
The Entoto Maryam church is located in the Entoto Hills, one must plan it together, there is one more church located about 2 km further which may be visited. The Palace of King Menelik is also collocated with this church. One can visit both for a entry fee of 100 Birr (5 US Dollars)
... if you spend some days in Addis, you should go there. If you visit the Amharian highland (Lalibella, Bahir Dar, Gondar...) then you would not miss it. Entoto is only a short escape-trip von Addis Abeba's hectic city-life.
I have refused to pay not because of the amount but out of principle. I have travelled to 120 countries around the world, never payed to enter the church. I would happily donate those money to support the church but the manner in which the money were demanded was unacceptable. Rude.
This place is so amazing. first of all i can see that the Old Emperor Minillik II is so SMART that he was settled in high mountain area to view all the city and control mechanism. I see the clothes crowns and so on like gift ...I can say a lot how they were so planed by the time...Generally it... 更多
To see a beautiful view addis I recommend to go to entoto mountain but the museum is a little bit out of space and you cant even take a camera or cell phone with you there is also what is supposed to be the palace but do not expect much