Biete Medhane Alem, Lalibela

#8 of 8 in Historic Sites in Lalibela
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  • This is the largest rock hewn church in the world! It’s incredibly awe inspiring and to think that it’s been in constant use since it was built, over 800 years ago. The workmanship of the pillars, the...  more »
  • This church is one of the several churches of Lalibela Rock hewn churches complex, It consist of several tall massive columns and some parts are restored. I rank this church as the second best church ...  more »
  • Amazing place. Sunday morning ceremony was crowded but amazing. Amen 🙏🏽
  • Fantastic structure, it was the first stop in our visit to Lalibela and its gigantic walls and columns caused a memorable and possitive impression. The light is beautiful in the afternoon, making the stone change colors as the sun changes position.
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