4 days & 3 nights
Infront of Hyatt Regency Hotel @ 11:40 LT
December 14-17, 2023
Embark on a captivating journey through Dire Dawa and Harar Jegol, where adventure and culture intertwine seamlessly. Hand feed the wild hyenas of Harar, a truly remarkable experience, and explore the ingenious Harar recycling market. Immerse yourself in the fragrant allure of Harar’s spice market, then venture to the bustling Harar smugglers market for unique finds. Delight in a refreshing beer at the iconic Harar Brewery, and step back in time with a tour of a traditional Harari House. Ascend to the hilltop lookout for breathtaking vistas, accompanied by a refreshing cold drink. Feel the vibrant energy of Harar Jugol as you glide through its outer walls on a Bajaj (tuk-tuk) tour, savor street food, and witness the dynamic life at the largest meat market. Engage with nature by feeding birds of prey with your bare hands, and admire the Indian-inspired architecture of the Rimbaud Centre and Museum. Discover history at Ras Tafaris House and Sherif Private Museum, and savor export-quality Harar khat or coffee. Behold the ancient gates, UNESCO World Heritage Signs, and the majestic Grand Jumia Mosque. Stroll the cobblestone lanes, observe skilled tailors on Girgir Street, and be enchanted as the open-air market transforms at dusk. Embark on a nostalgic ride in a vintage Peugeot taxi, savor local flavors at the Mermaid Cafe, and let a local guide regale you with tales of Harar’s shrines. Immerse yourself in the warmth of the people of Harar and create memories that will linger long after your journey ends.