Discover Amhara Region & Culture
Amhara region is one of the nine ethnic divisions of Ethiopia. It is home to the Amhara people, which is one of the two largest ethnolinguistic groups in Ethiopia. Once known as Region 3, Amhara has its capital in the seashore city of Bahir Dar.
Bahir Dar is one of the leading tourist cities in Ethiopia. Amhara population constitutes almost one-third of the Ethiopian people. The main economic activity carried out bt the people of Amhara is farming of sorghum, corn, wheat, barley and teff.
Best Amhara Region Hotels
As a leading tourist centre in Ethiopia, there are plenty of beautiful Amhara Region hotels to choose from for your stay within this region in Ethiopia. Travellers can choose to stay in either luxury hotels or cheap hotels in Amhara region to make their stay in Amhara worth while.
Beautiful hotels Amhara Region has to offer include Goha Hotel in Gondar, the Kuriftu Lake Tana Resort Bahir Dar and the BenMas Hotel. Amhara Region hotels are equipped with modern facilities to ensure guests are comfortable as possible. These facilities include; air-conditioner, a flat-screen TV, tea making facilities, a refrigerator, a telephone, a minibar, mosquito nets and toiletries.
Choose your preferred hotel in Amhara Region which can be easily booked through Jumia Travel. Other popular hotels in Amhara include the Blue Nile Hotel and The L Shape Hotel. At Jumia Travel you will also get amazing discounts best price guarantee as well as the option to book now, pay later at the hotel!
Things to do in Amhara
While at Amhara, you can visit Simien Mountains National Park, which is home to a variety of wildlife species such as the Ethiopian wolf and the Walia ibex which are found nowhere else in the world.
Amhara's capital city, Bahir Dar has a several attractions including the Lake Tana, Ethiopia's largest inland body of water and the source of the Blue Nile river. The city is also known for its wide avenues lined with a variety of colourful flowers and palm trees.