The western part of the country is still relatively wild, but not devoid of attractive historical and natural sites. Western Ethiopia is a truly extraordinary place to visit with superb scenery and colorful culture, and yet undiscovered place of Ethiopia. Between Jimma and Gambela, wild forests and vast coffee plantations shape the landscape. Major sights […]


Jimma located 350km southwest of Addis Abeba and has the largest settlement in Western Ethiopia of the Oromia Regional State. It used to be the administrative capital of Kaffa, which is now in the Southern Region. Jimma Aba Jiffar Museum The only historical tourist attraction in the city is the Jimma Abba Jiffar Museum. It […]

Sor Waterfall

It is a natural beauty, near Metu in Wolega. The Sor Waterfalls is a challenging drive from Becho, 13km from Metu. Visiting the Sor Waterfalls takes courage. A rough road must be traversed for 4.5km, and a very challenging walk ascending to the falls must follow, but this is well rewarded. The Sor Waterfalls are […]


The former capital of the Wolega region, it lies about 200km west of Ambo or 330 km west of Addis Abeba. It is one of the most agriculturally productive areas of Ethiopia and has a considerable mineral wealth. Wolega Museum It is a major attraction in town, which displays a vast collection of Oromo artifacts, […]


It is a westerly state, with hot, humid climate and swampy lowland lying at an altitude of 450m. Baro River and its tributaries, which flow to the Blue Nile, largely dominate Gambella. Gambella has two main ethnic groups, the Agnuak and the Nuer. The Agnuak speak a language close to the Luo in Kenya and […]

Gambella National Park

It is located 850km west of Addis Abeba in the center of Gambella Regional State between the rivers Baro and Gilo. You can get there by road or air. It was established as a protected area in 1973 to conserve a diverse assemblage of wildlife and unique habitats. It is the largest protected area in […]

Benishangul Gumuz

A brief description of a trip to Benisahngul Gumuz Region with Ethiopian Quadrants PLC Assosa is the capital of Benishangul Gumuz in the western part of Ethiopia. Experience the unique and diversified culture, the beautiful and stunning landscape and view very closely the major tributaries of the Blue Nile River with the pioneer tour operator […]