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Bahir Dar

Palm trees and tropical gardens line the spacious avenues of Bahar Dar, a town nestled on the southern shore of the vast, glistening Lake Tana. A pleasant climate, lush vegetation, and picturesque lakeside make trips to Bahar Dar popular with both local and foreign travelers. Boating on the lake, dotted with remote island monasteries, and trips to the scenic Blue Nile waterfalls are staples of a Bahar Dar itinerary, while the city itself features vibrant marketplaces, handicraft shops, and a series of cafes, bars, and restaurants, often with captivating lakefront views. Bahir Dar is in Amhara Region. Use our Ethiopia online road trip planner to arrange the details of your trip to Bahir Dar and other destinations.
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