Rock-hewn churches of Tigray

Centuries old rock-hewn churches of Tigray

Tigray, its history goes as far back as the kingdom of Dammat and beyond has numerous rock churches scattered over its mountains. Following are some of the important sites to be mentioned for determined traveler to explore. Abbi-Addi, Hawzen/Gheralta, Tsaeda Imba, Haramat, and Atsbi Dera.