Your reliable local tour operator in Ethiopia
Grand Holidays Ethiopia Tours is a locally owened and operated tour company based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. As you plan your long-awaited holiday to Ethiopia, we highly understand one of the first and very important decision you will make is choosing your tour company. Some companies may seem to appear ‘cheaper’ in price, at first glance. But, when you look closer and deeper, you will understand why traveling to Ethiopia with Grand Holidays Ethiopia Travel will guarantee the most reliable and memorable travel experience. We appreciate the trust you put on us when it comes to chooesing your tour operartor for your holiday in Ethiopia.
In recognition to our quality service, National Geographic has given Grand Holidays Ethiopia a 95/100 client satisfaction rating and a 89.5 in Quality of Service. We have been also awarded by the Ethiopian Ministry of Culture and Tourism for our contribution in the tourism in Ethiopia.
We are the specialists in customized itineraries, group tours, family holidays, independent vacations, escorted tours, adventure holidays, cultural tours, logistics arrangement for filming and so much more throughout the land of many wonders, Ethiopia!
Our tour packages and itineraries have been developed over many years to reflect the most favored requests of our independent travelers. These can of course be fully customized to your individual needs and particular interests.
Registration and license
Grand Holidays Ethiopia Tours is registered and licensed by Ethiopia’s Ministry of Trade and Industry under license number: 199/98 . We are also a recognized by the Ethiopian Tourism Minister and a proud member of Ethiopian Tour Operators Association under membership code: ETOA/028/06.
Grand Holidays Staffs
Our staffs are one of our Key assets. Our office staffs regardless of their positions have been tour leaders and have directed tours for many years. Grand Holidays’ management team, have many years’ experience between them working in the tourism field at different posts. Our tour leaders are carefully selected and all of them are passionate to lead tours, qualified, experienced, young, and energetic.
Transportation and equipment
Equipment are of the highest standard. We have range of brand new , tourist standard with a comprehensive insurance coverage which, which includes comfortable 4X4s, deluxe different size buses, mini buses and small automobiles. Vehicles and camping equipment are made to fit the weather you are planning to travel in.
For every trip on this site, you can request detailed additional information. On this site, you can find different background information such as geography, history, climate, and customs together with an extensive descriptive itinerary and other technical details including visas and vaccinations can be found from our site on the tip and travel fact. Services are to the standard of your utmost satisfaction. Grand Holidays believes quality is job #1.
We provide the following tour package and services in Ethiopia
- Cultural Tour to the Historic Route of Ethiopia
- Omo Valley Tribal Exploration
- Mountain trekking adventure in the Simien Bale Mountains
- DallolEratale Lava lake Desert Expeditions
- Pilgrimage and religious festival tours
- Personal interest tours
- Logistic arrangements for filming and aerial photography
- Charter flight arrangements in Ethiopia
- Bird watching in Ethiopia
- Potographic tours
- Hotel and ticket reservations
- Group incentive tours
- We organize conference and summits
- Car hire in Ethiopia and so much more….
Rates are competitive and are provided up on request except for the fixed departure tours. The outlined sample itineraries are always open for further amendments following your special inquiry, International and domestic flight arrival and departure time. It matters not if you are 9 or 90, a family or a group of friends, or a person traveling alone- our team of professionals and experienced tour operators, guides and drivers are committed to make your holidays in Ethiopia GRAND.
Grand Holidays Ethiopia, the environment and responsible tourism
As we take more tourists to the different sites and attractions, we recognize our obligations to operate our tours in responsible sustainable fashion. We view this not only as environmental issues but as an environmental, cultural, and social one as well. Above all, we are committed to the well being of the communities, which are our hosts, the cultural and natural environment that we are there to experience. We also believe that by following these policies we can provide more rewarding and interesting experience to our clients.
The following points are the key points in our philosophy
We encourage our own staffs to take an active interest in responsible and sustainable tourism and train them accordingly so that they can put our policies in to practice. We provide our clients with advise and guidelines on how to respect the social, cultural, and religious beliefs of local communities.
We support and encourage our clients to support local organizations that gives service to the community like, clinics, schools, orphanages e.t.c We endeavor to ensure our practices help in the environmental conservation of the area we visit.
If you would like to see the list of our tour packages please click here. If you have any question, just send us an e-mail, fax, or call us our team of friendly experts are more than happy to help you plan a trip of a life time in this magical land, Ethiopia.