Midre-kebed Abo monostery was established in 1149 E.C by Abune Gebremenfeskidus one who holiness preaches the bible and extend the orthodox tewaehdo religion. The grave of the founder of church Abune Gebremenfskidus are found vicinity. This monastery used to be a place where the first time arrived and pray in the cave for along time and passed.  The modern church built by emperor and Minilik  in 1901 E.C and dedicated to holy abune Gebrementes kidus. The monastery is at 122 k.m from AddisAbaba via Alem Gena-Butajira road. It is 19 kms for away from Buee town .Midre-kebed Abo owns so many historical antiquities that have a lot to orthodox religion. It is an area where visitors enjoy the natural, cultural & historical significance the monastery.  

Mederekebed Abo monastery
Mederekebed Abo monastery