Visiting Addis Ababa
Visitors to Addis Ababa are sure to enjoy the coffeehouses. Tourists can also enjoy the city's cathedral, museums, and live music.
- There are 135 hotels and other accommodations in Addis Ababa
- The closest major airport is in Addis Ababa (ADD-Bole Intl.) 3 from the city center
Sightseeing and Staying in Addis Ababa
Cultural venues in the city include “Red Terror” Martyrs' Memorial Museum, National Museum of Ethiopia, and Lela Gallery. Notable city landmarks like Bete Maryam Mausoleum and International Evangelical Church IEC and Evangelical Theological College might be worth a visit. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are World Bank Ethiopia and Edna Mall.
In Addis Ababa, you'll be able to select from 135 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have plenty of choices for a perfect vacation. Here are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:
- Wudasie Castle Hotel - Guests who stay at this 3-star hotel in Bole can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its quiet location and helpful staff.
- Golden Tulip Addis Ababa - Our customers like the helpful staff and room size at this hotel. This 5-star hotel in Bole features a restaurant, free WiFi, and free valet parking.
- Sheraton Addis, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Addis Ababa - This 5-star hotel in Kirkos features 5 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.
Dressing for Addis Ababa
- Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 73°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 49°F
- From April to June, the average is 73°F during the day and 56°F at night
- July through September sees average temperatures of 70°F during the day and 54°F at night
- In October-December, you can expect 71°F as the daytime average and 48°F as the nighttime average
- Average annual rainfall for Addis Ababa is 51.77 inches
- April and May are usually the hottest months averaging 73°F, while December and November are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 49°F