“ A real pleasure under the Ethiopian sky ."
The Elephant Tour and Travel Agency (ETTA) is an Ethiopian privately owned company, under the Awash Falls Lodge PLC, established in 2008 under the leadership of Dr. Yirmed Demeke. We are licensed under Commercial Registration and Business License Proclamation No. 67/1997 and Federal Regulation No. 13/1997 with VAT 28498 with Business License 14/666/57282/2004 and VAT No. 171808002. Since its inception in the tourism sector as tour and travel specialty, it has devoted to serving the development of tourism for the benefit of both visitors and hosts.
The name ETTA is a lifetime commemoration originates from the life experience of Dr. Yirmed Demeke Workneh /Zoologist/, who spent with the African elephants both in Mago, Omo and Kafta-Sheraro National Parks and Babille Elephant Sanctuary for more than 15 years. We would love to organize tours to Chebera-Churchura National Park, the most accessible elephant areas in the country. We offer our clients customized domestic tour packages that are designed according to the requirement and budget of the traveler on a much satisfactory basis. We also advise visa obtaining processes, car rental, and hotel booking services to our esteemed clients.
Our tours are managed very well from the administration to the ground handling staffs such as tour operators, escorted and local guides, drivers, booking, and logistics. The ground handlers particularly the tour operators, escorted guides are highly knowledgeable and experienced in the tourism riches of Ethiopia. We believe that our teams of tour leaders are the best in the business, mainly in marketing, operation, product out resource, reservation, and customer service. We have an extensive knowledge about Ethiopia’s cultures, history, its nature and its people. The tour leaders graduated in tourism, wildlife, and history and have considerable field experiences with all tourist destinations and wildlife protected areas of the country.
Our guides are well communicated with the widely spoken international languages including English, German, French, Italian, and Spanish, who get along easily with their guests. Though some of the trips are seasonal like the unique festivals of EASTER, CHRISTMAS, Ethiopian New Year, The Finding of the True Cross and Tribal celebrations, we arrange most of the tours throughout the year These marvelous events you will find only in Ethiopia differently. We have strong affiliations with the most exclusive, private, and luxurious hotels and resorts in the country. We are specialized on bird watching and wildlife expedition to unique destinations of the country.We work with the motto “ A real pleasure under the Ethiopian sky ”. We offer our services at an affordable price to the travelers.