Named after a church to honour St. Mark the Evangelist and situated in the Amhara region, Ethiopia, Debre Markos (also called Mankorar) is a historically important and culturally rich resort.
The best time to visit Debre Markos is during the dry season: October to June.
One of the main attractions in Debre Markos, Ethiopia is the Church of Markos. The church is regarded as a site of historical significance and contains paintings and religious artefacts depicting the history of both the church and the region.
The Simien Mountains National Park is another favourite with visitors to the area. The mountain range is considered one of the most beautiful in the world and many choose to trek and camp there over a period of days in order to truly experience this natural wonder.