Quick Facts on this Wonderful City
The city of Bishoftu or also known as Debrezeit is approximately 45 kilometers away from Addis Ababa and is a popular weekend retreat.
It has an expressway connecting the two cities. Home to six of the fifteen lakes located in Ethiopia.
Babogaya Lake and Kuriftu Lake are by far the most visited by tourists and various luxury resorts have been built in the area due to their fantastic views.
Lake Chalaka plays host to migratory birds arriving from the European continent, as well as a plethora of local endemic birds.
It is a wonderful place for the avid bird watcher.