Lalibela is a sacred city for Ethiopian Orthodox Christians, and is home to 11 remarkable rock-carved churches dating from the 12th century.

Facts & Stats on the Rock-Cut Churches of Lalibela

Go Historic ID
318209
Names
Rock-Cut Churches
Rock-Cut Churches of Lalibela
Roha
Dates
12th C
Tags
World Heritage Site#18; since 1978

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Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Rock-Cut Churches of Lalibela - Lalibela, Ethiopia