Official page of Ministry of Tourism. We invite you to discover why Ethiopia is the origin of so much. Ethiopia, Land of Origins.
Make time to explore Ethiopia and you will be put in touch with your own origins.
As you travel across its great heights and explore its deep places you will experience breath-taking beauty and astounding achievements.
For this is a land of origins. It is the cradle of humanity, where we first walked on two legs. It is also the source of the Blue Nile, the great river whose power and fertility nurtured the origin of civilization itself. And it is the origin of one of life’s great pleasures – coffee, our gift to the world.
So come to Ethiopia and take the time to be enchanted by its extraordinary past and to share in its dynamic present. Come, and you will discover why Ethiopia is original in many ways.