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Why locals love it

Mount Entoto is the best spot to enjoy the great scenery of Addis Ababa. Mount Entoto is also where two of the oldest Ethiopian Orthodox Christians Churches are found at - St. Raguel (Elias) and St. Mary of Entoto. Hiking in the eucalyptus tree forest is a great experience

Why you should visit it

Entoto, with its 3,200 meters elevation above sea level, makes Addis Ababa the highest capital city in Africa. At Mount Entoto visitors can visit the historical churches of St. Mary (with its rich museum), the palace of Emperor Menelik II, and St. Raguel church which is famous for its about 140 years hand painted wall and ceiling religious painting

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Experience how life is hard for wood carrier women by trying and helping to carry the

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    Entoto, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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