Is February a good time to visit Ethiopia?

The weather conditions in February are perfect. The skies should be clear and blue, and daytime temperatures hover around a pleasant 25°C. At night, temperature drop to around 10°C in more lowland regions, but can be much colder in the highlands. 

February is well outside the rainy season, so heavy showers are unlikely, although temperatures can colder at night due to the altitude so make sure to bring a good jacket!

February is one of the more popular months for travel in Ethiopia, so you will likely see more tourists at the popular destinations than if you visit later in the year. 

We've written a complete guide on when to visit Ethiopia if you want more information on the best time to visit this amazing country. 

Rock churches of Lalibela in Ethiopia

Trips to Ethiopia in February

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We'll spend some time listening to your aspirations, then discuss the kind of experience that might suit you.



Next we'll discuss the options, shortlist the best trips for you and present you our impartial recommendations.



We'll place a 24 hour hold on your preferred option - without obligation - whilst we talk through the details.

Whatever your budget, group size, length of stay, preferred activity or appetite for adventure, we can help.

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