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Fasiladas Bath Timket, Gonder

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Enjoy a stroll through the scenic gardens at Fasiladas Bath Timket, a large rectangular pool used for baptism in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church. A stone summer house (built as a summer residence for royalty) overlooks the water, surrounded by a green park. The pool is filled with water once a year for the country's most important festival, making it the final destination of Ethiopia's colorful holiday procession, the Timket, emulating Christ's baptism. Plan to visit Fasiladas Bath Timket during your Gonder vacation using our convenient Gonder tour planner.
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  • Amazing! Incredible! Magnificent! It looked terrific! The people there are very welcoming! The history was interesting nice place to go if you are visiting Ethiopia. 
    Amazing! Incredible! Magnificent! It looked terrific! The people there are very welcoming! The history was interesting nice place to go if you are visiting Ethiopia.  more »
  • I just wish we saw this at the festival time, when it is full of water & pilgrims! It's a fascinating spot. 
    I just wish we saw this at the festival time, when it is full of water & pilgrims! It's a fascinating spot.  more »

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