Southern Ethiopia
December 6, 2018
Danakil Depression
December 6, 2018

Duration : 5 days
Transportation : Flight & Drive
Destination : Dire Dawa , Harar

Harar is a walled city in eastern Ethiopia. It was formerly the capital of Hararghe and now the capital of the modern Harari Region of Ethiopia. The city is located on a hilltop in the eastern extension of the Ethiopian Highlands, about five hundred kilometers from the national capital Addis Ababa at an elevation of 1,885 meters.

For centuries, Harar has been a major commercial center, linked by the trade routes with the rest of Ethiopia, the entire Horn of Africa, the Arabian Peninsula, and, through its ports, the outside world. Harar “Jugol”, the old walled city, was listed as a World Heritage Site in 2006 by UNESCO in recognition of its cultural heritage.

In Harar for the visit of Harar sightseeing, the Harari museum, Rainbow house, surrounding of the old wall and old village and market inside the wall. Evening Hyena man show.

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