Our guides


Our tour guides are locals who are deeply educated and experienced about their own country’s historical, cultural and natural attractions. They take-part in annual preparation courses to keep updated on facts and communication skills of their fields. Most of them are multilingual. They fluently speak English, German, French, Italian and Spanish languages.

Meet Tegistu

Tegistu Adane is the owner of Ethiopian Travel Adventures | ETAD. He grew up as a local tour guide. His passion for his job made him acquire all the necessary skills and educations of Tour Guiding. He is one of the well-known, licensed, English speaking professional Tour Guides and Tour  Operators serving since 1999.

He earned his Masters Degree in Social Anthropology; and Bachelors Degree in Journalism and Communications from Bahir Dar University. His passion, long experience in Tour Guiding and Tour Operation; and his educational background made him acquire excellent communication skills and knowledge of the tourism sector in Ethiopia. Tegistu is a local expert in the field of tourism in Ethiopia. In addition to his loyalty, qualification and passion; his knowledge about the history, archaeology, architecture, culture, geography and religion, as well as the birds of Ethiopia is deep-rooted. He is highly recommended by previous clients, and has excellent relationships with areas of different businesses.

Meet Sami

Sami Ashenafi is our English and German speaking tour guide. His experience and educational background in the field of tour guiding is highly recommended by many of our clients. Sami studied and graduated at Lion Ethiopia Tourism and Hotel Management College. 

Over the years, Sami has built up an exemplary reputation and is one of the most exclusive Garman speaking tour guides in Ethiopia. His profound knowledge and passion for Ethiopia and its cultural, historical and natural destinations will be a best part of your Ethiopian holiday experience. He is  ready to take you through the wonders of Ethiopia.  

Meet Bereket

Bereket Gebreyes is one of the best tour guides in Ethiopia. His tour guiding experience includes Bird watching and white water rafting. He is highly appreciated by well known world class crews of Bird watchers; and white  water rafters and Kayakers. Recently Bereket repeatedly went throughout the full length rafting navigation  on the Blue Nile River in Ethiopia. While on long rafting program, he has been distinguished to be a happy story teller around the camp fire at night. Because of his all-rounded knowledge and skills our clients nicknamed him as “the Guardian of the Nile”.  Besides his excellent guiding knowledge allover Ethiopia, his reputation on the job of translation on various types of occasions is highly recommended by our clients.