12-Day Tour in Northern Ethiopia and Trek in the Simien Mountains

Tour info

Duration
1 week 5 days
Group Size
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Meeting Point
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Why take this tour?

Northern Ethiopia boasts a wealth of both natural and historical treasures. You will see the spectacular "Smoking Water" of the Blue Nile Falls, take a boat trip to the famous island monasteries of Lake Tana and admire the medieval castles of Gondar, described as Ethiopia's "Camelot". You'll enjoy five and a half days of superb walking in the Simien Mountains National Park, where you can spot endemic wildlife including Gelada baboons and Ethiopian wolves (if you're lucky), as well as trekking to the summit of Ras Dashen (4543m), Ethiopia`s highest peak, with views that extend northwards to Eritrea.

What’s included?

  • Breakfast

  • Dinner

  • Lunch

  • Camping equipment: tents and mattresses are provided but please bring your own sleeping bag

  • Private transportation

  • Baggage transport (by mule) for the duration of the trek

  • Full trek crew including cooks, scouts, muleteers and mules (for baggage transport)

  • Entry/Admission - National Museum of Ethiopia

  • Entry/Admission - Holy Trinity Cathedral

  • Entry/Admission - Blue Nile Falls

  • Entry/Admission - Fasil Ghebbi

  • Entry/Admission - Debre Berhan Selassie Church

  • Entry/Admission - Simien Mountains National Park

  • Entry/Admission - Debark

  • Entry/Admission - Ras Dashen

  • Entry/Admission - Addis Ababa

  • Sleeping bag: tents and mattresses are provided but please bring your own sleeping bag

  • Gratuities

  • Alcoholic drinks (water and soft drinks with meals are included)

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Before you book

  • Duration: 12 days

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Cancellation Policy

    If you cancel at least 4 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.

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About operator:

We are a specialist Ethiopian tour operator, dedicated to providing a genuine Ethiopian experience. We combine outstanding customer service and unforgettable experiences with a commitment to economically, socially and environmentally responsible tourism.

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