Ethiopia



Ethiopia, officially known as the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, is a landlocked country located in the Horn of Africa. It is the second-most populous nation in Africa, with over 82 million inhabitants, and the tenth largest by area, occupying 1,100,000 km. Ethiopia is bordered by Eritrea to the north, Djibouti and Somalia to the east, Sudan and South Sudan to the west, and Kenya to the south.

NameEthiopia
Top Level Domain
.et
Alpha2 CodeET
Alpha3 CodeETH
Calling Codes
251
CapitalAddis Ababa
Alt Spellings
ET
ʾĪtyōṗṗyā
Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
የኢትዮጵያ ፌዴራላዊ ዲሞክራሲያዊ ሪፐብሊክ
RegionAfrica
SubregionEastern Africa
Population92206005
Latlng
8
38
DemonymEthiopian
Area1104300
Gini29.8
Timezones
UTC+03:00
Borders
DJI
ERI
KEN
SOM
SSD
SDN
Native Nameኢትዮጵያ
Numeric Code231
Currencies
CodeETB
NameEthiopian birr
SymbolBr
Languages
Iso639_1am
Iso639_2amh
NameAmharic
Native Nameአማርኛ
Translations
DeÄthiopien
EsEtiopía
FrÉthiopie
Jaエチオピア
ItEtiopia
BrEtiópia
PtEtiópia
NlEthiopië
HrEtiopija
Faاتیوپی
Flaghttps://restcountries.eu/data/eth.svg
Regional Blocs
AcronymAU
NameAfrican Union
Other Acronyms
Other Names
الاتحاد الأفريقي
Union africaine
União Africana
Unión Africana
Umoja wa Afrika
CiocETH

Cities

Addis Ababa

Destinations

Bet Giyorgis

Simien Mountains National Park

Abuna Yemata Guh

Northern Stelae Field

Ethnological Museum

Debre Damo

National Museum

Yemrehanna Kristos

Bet Maryam

Debre Berhan Selassie

Kibish

Abba Pentalewon

Red Terror' Martyrs Memorial Museum

Bale Mountains National Park

Mikael Debre Selam

Ark Of The Covenant Chapel

Bet Medhane Alem

Dega Estefanos

Bet Amanuel

Ashetan Maryam

Lake Awasa

Abuna Abraham

St Mary Of Zion Churches Complex

Abraha We Atsbeha

Mekina Medane Alem

Ura Kidane Meret

Coffee Plantation

Maryam Korkor

Bebeka Coffee Plantation

Arabtu Ensessa Church

Babille Market

Monday Market

Narga Selassie

Anuak Market

Kafa Coffee Museum

Bete Selassie

St George Cathedral & Museum

Koremi

Fish Market

New Land (Nuer Villages)

Royal Enclosure

Blue Nile Falls (Tis Abay)

Holy Trinity Cathedral

Old Town

Omo National Park

Gambela National Park

Lakes Afambo & Gumare

Debre Libanos Monastery

Bet Merkorios

Gobodura Hill

Eastern Hyena Feeding Site

Old Church Of St Mary Of Zion

Bet Gabriel-Rufael

Bet Golgotha & Bet Mikael

Church Of Debre Sina

Washa Mikael Church

Maryam Papaseit

King Bazen's Tomb

King Ezana's Inscription

Geneta Maryam

Bilbila Giyorgis

Outlet Of The Blue Nile

Bet Abba Libanos

Blue Nile Gorge

Medhane Alem Kesho

Abuna Gebre Mikael

Azuwa Maryam

Northern Hyena Feeding Site

St Mary Of Zion Church Museum

Jinbar Waterfall

Daniel Korkor

Yeha

Awash National Park

Empress Mentewab’s Kuskuam Complex

Tombs Of Kings Kaleb & Gebre Meskel

Sof Omar Cave

Fasiladas' Bath

Abiata-Shala Lakes National Park

Babille Elephant Sanctuary

Merkato

Hayzo

Lion Of Judah Monument

Senkelle Swayne’s Hartebeest Sanctuary

Gibe Sheleko National Park

Menagesha National Forest

Abba Yohanni

Bete Maryam Mausoleum

Mago National Park

Dungur (Queen Of Sheba’s) Palace

Crocodile Market

Sor River Waterfalls

Rastafarian Community

Lake Chew Bet

Palace Of Abba Jiffar

Archaeological Museum

Gebriel Wukien

Monastery Of Abba Garima

Borana National Park – Yabelo Wildlife Sanctuary

Kumsa Moroda Palace

Debre Maryam

Petros We Paulos

Arthur Rimbaud Center

Konso Museum

Nechisar Plain

Lake Hora

Kebran Gabriel

Na’akuto La‘ab

Mandaba Medhane Alem

Wukro Cherkos

Wukro Museum

Lalibela Cultural Center

Ras Tafari's House & Sherif Harar City Museum

Filwoha Hot Springs

Ras Gimb

Nechisar National Park

Guzara Castle

Portuguese Bridge

Mikael Barka

Kafira Market

Tomb Of Sheikh Abadir

Yohannes Maequdi

Tiya Stelae Field

Tekla Haimanot

Old Quarter

Valley Of Marvels

Fantale Crater

Forty Springs

Mikael Imba

Main Market

Afewerk Tekle’s Home & Studio

Mikael Milhaizengi

Museum

Smugglers’ Market

Dugem Selassie

New Church Of St Mary Of Zion

Tana Cherkos

Lake Abaya

Lake Bishoftu

Amora Gedel Park

Jamia Mosque

Arbatu Ensessa

Tuto Fela

Market

Ethiopia-Djibouti Rail Yard

Feres Magala

Da'Ero Ela Fig Tree

Wondo Genet

Saturday Market

Shoa Gate Market

Adadi Maryam

Tutiti

Banana Art Gallery

Derg Monument

Basket Market

Institute Of Ethiopian Studies

Bet Danaghel

Bete Maryam

Bet Uraiel

Susenyos’ Old Palace

Dokatu Market

Blue Nile Bridge

Komaya Heart Of Konso Cultural Handicraft Market

Recycling Market

Hyena Den

Bilbila Chirkos

Lake Hare Sheitan

Gidir Magala

St Mary Catholic Church

Emir Nur’s Tomb

Ashawa Market & Livestock Market

Birgida Maryam

South-Omo Museum & Research Centre

Galila

Dire Dawa Market

Lake Babogaya

Lake Kuriftu

Arfaide

Home Of Chief Kalla Gezahegn

Mekina Girgir

Bet Meskel

Ras Makonnen’s Palace

Entoto Panoramic Viewpoint

Queen Taitu's Palace

Throne Stone

Lake Chamo

Chattara Market

Main Market

Fasha Market

Wolleka (Falasha Village)

Ta’akha Maryam

Africa Hall

Addis Ababa Museum

Hayk Estifanos Monastery

Queen Of Sheba’s Bath

Arba Minch Crocodile Ranch

Zengana Lake

Jimma Museum

Portuguese Cathedral

Sodo Museum

Melka Kunture

Ras Makonnen Statue

Kulubi

Abba Liqanos

Martyrs’ Memorial

Natural History Museum

Entoto Maryam Church

Wolega Museum

Palace Of Haile Selassie

Martyrs Memorial Monument

Yekatit 12 Monument

Yohannes IV Museum

Meqaber Ga'ewa

Ezana Park

Mussolini’s Stele

Tomb Of Said Ali Hamdogn

Mikael Cemetery

Lake Chelekleka

Animal Market

Entoto Maryam Museum

Mitsele Fasiladas

Boye Dam

Entos Eyesu

Mt Menagesha

Sidamo Monument

St Maryam Church

Fish Market

Harar Brewery

Konso Cultural Centre

Zeghie Satekela Museum

Museum

Angara Tekla Haimanot

Guder Falls

Bete Giorgis

Livestock Market

Erer Gate Market

Italian Fort

Kidane Mehret Church

Fallana Gate Market

Medhane Alem Cathedral

Old Palace

Harar National Museum

Livestock Market

Medhane Alem Church

St George Church

Dessie Museum

Chencha Market

Bedele Beer Factory

National Archives & Library Of Ethiopia

Municipal Buildings

Holy Saviour Catholic Cathedral

Juma'a Mosque

Saturday Market

Market

Greek Orthodox Church

Mikael Meka'e

Museum

Bete Mikael Church

Tomb Of Adam

Golgota Medhane Alem

Old Palace

Old Steamship

Kiddus Mikael's Church

Harla

Tomb Of Sylvia Pankhurst

Addis Ababa University

New Market

Derg Bombing Monument

Selassie Church

Addis Ababa Park

Coffee Pot Monument

Jan Meda Sports Ground

Monument

Presidential Palace

Hawaasi Katama (Town Council)

Sitti Alawiyya Mosque

Church Of Tekla Haimanot

Lucy Park

Main Mosque

Mosque

Mikael Church

Nativity Of Mary Catholic Cathedral

Mosque

St Mikael Church

St Gabriel Church

Kidane Mehret Church

Enda Maryam Church

Sidamo Cultural Hall

Geneta Iyesus Church

Mosque

Mosque



Passport holders from Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea Republic (and Democratic Peoples Republic), Kuwait, Luxemburg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK, and US can obtain a visa on arrival for US$50 (one month) or $75(three months)  and two passport photos. This is only available at Bole International Airport.

Visa on arrival information

Visas are required for all visitors to arriving by land to Ethiopia (with the exception of nationals of Djibouti, and Kenya) and are readily available from Ethiopian diplomatic missions abroad. Except in the case of a few nationals, passengers in transit in Ethiopia, holding confirmed onward bookings within 72 hours, can obtain transit visas.

People of Eritrean origin need to arrange a visa prior to arrival.

Embassy of Ethiopia, Washington, DC

Ethiopian embassies and consulates


Note: Please confirm details with embassy because policies do change with time









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