Title 15 Days and 14 nights
Tour Code HLETT 00
Day 1. Arrival Addis Ababa Afternoon tour of the capital, VisitEntoto Mountains, with very nice view over the capital, the National museum, St. George church and the Merkato, biggest open air market in Africa and shops.; O/N chosen hotel.
Day 2. Drive to Awash National park. Cross Metahara lake, visit Kereyou nomad people and villages, drive to the hot springs, spot different animals and hamadryas. Afternoon game drive of the park: different animals as Oryx, crocodiles, many birds, other antelopes; visit the Awash River falls and the gorge. O/N hotel
Day 3. Drive to Semera, the Afar people capital. Take necessary permits for your Danakil trip. O/N camp or in guest house
Day 4. Drive to lake Afrera . O/N camp
Day 5. Drive to Dodom, at Er-Tale volcano. Climb on the volcano for fantastic views. Materials will be brought by camels, Spectacular views, Night at the volcano.
Day 6. Walk back to the vehicles and proceed to AhmedAle. O/N camp
Day 7. Drive to Dalol, where afar people extract salt. Are really unique views in the world. O/N camp back to AhmedAle
Day 8. See the camel caravans bring back salt to the Tigray towns for the markets. Drive to Hawzen or Mekele. O/N hotel
Day 9. Visit Tigray rock-hewn churches as the extremely interesting Daniel Korkor, Mariyamkorkor and AbuneYemata (clients should be very fit for mountain climbing for this last church; otherwise you can visit AbrehaweAtsbeha church). O/N hotel
Day 10. Drive to Lalibela, admiring very nice views. O/N hotel
Day 11. Visit the rock-hewn churches in Lalibela. Visit a coffee ceremony in a traditional house in town. O/N Hotel.
Day 12. Drive to YemerehennaKristos church, extremely interesting. Afternoon visit the Genete Mariam church. O/N hotel
Day 13. Drive to Hayklake and visit DebreEstifanos monastery. O/N Kombolcha
Day 14. Drive back Addis. If it falls on Sunday we visit the very nice market of afar and Oromo people at Senbete village.