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Debre Damo


Some 76 Kilometres from Axum is the monastery of Debre Damo, which is the oldest existing intact church in Ethiopia. Local tradition says that AbuneAregawi, one of the nine Saints, built the church in the 16th Century. The Monastery of Debre Damo can only be reached by rope pulley.

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