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Danakil Desert and Active Volcano of Erta Ale

Danakil Desert and Active Volcano of Erta Ale

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 10 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 12 people
Destination(s): Ethiopia  
Specialty Categories: Volcano Tours  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 1500 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1700 US Dollar (USD)

The Erta Ale Range in one of the lowest areas of the desolate Danakil depression. These craters mark Earth's lowest known sub aerial volcanic vents. The most recent of these craters, Dallol, lies 48 m below sea level and was formed during an eruption in 1926.

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Drive to Awash Park.

Day 2: Drive Awash – Semenra.

Day 3: Drive Semera –Afdera. Camping.

Day 4: Drive Afdera – Earta Ale. Camping at the foot of Ertaale.

Day 5: Climb to Ertaale. Observation nocturnal of the active volcano of Erta Ale.

Day 6: Drive Erta Ale – Ahmed ela. Camping.

Day 7: Drive to Dallol. Colorful hot brine pools up to about a meter in diameter are dammed by terraces at hot springs at Dallol, watch the long caravan of camels carring saltsand drive back to Ahmed ela and continue to Berhale.

Day 8: Drive to Mekele.

Day 9: Drive Mekele – Kombolcha.

Day 10: Drive kombolcha – Addis Abeba.

Notes:
Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price Includes:
* Hotel on Double Full board basis 4* hotel in Addis and the best hotels available outside Addis.
* All ground transportations, fuel and driver.
* Chef/cook, tents and all camping facilities.
* Guide, escorts.
* All entrance fees to churches, monasteries and sites.

Price Excludes:
* Alcoholic beverages.
* Fees for photos and videos.
* Tips.

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