Bale Mountain 14 Days/13 Nights TrekkingPlease, note! This tour offer has expired. For similar tour offers currently available search here.
Tour Duration: 14 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 10 people
Specialty Categories: Hiking & Trekking National Parks
Season: July - February
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 600 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 600 US Dollar (USD)
Day 1: Arrival / Addis Ababa / Wendogenet. Arrival in Addis Ababa then Addis Ababa to Wendogenet. On the way, visit the northernmost Rift Valley Lake-Lake Zeway for its bird species. Up on arrival in Wendogenet, spot so many forest birds like Silver Chicked Horn Bill. O/N. Hotel.
Day 2: Drive / Dinsho. Drive to the Bale Mt. National Park, traveling thorough the southeast part of the capital. We arrive at Dinsho, the Park’s head quarter. Around the head quarter spot so many bird and wild animals including an endemic Menelik's Bushbuck, and Mountain Nyala. O/N. at Dinsho Lodge O/N. at Dinsho Lodge.
Day 3: Gaysay Valley. The whole day visit around Dinsho and Geysay Valley. In time hike to see three of the endemic mammals: Menelik's Bushbuck, Mountain Nyala and Ethiopian wolf. The rest of the day arranges the trekking staff. O/N. Dinsho lodge.
Day 4: Senatte Plato. Make an excursion tip to Senatte plato thru the afro alpine vegetation. Ascend the peak of the Senate. Throw your sight to spot an endemic Semen Fox. Back to Dinsho. O/N. Camp/Lodge.
Day 5: Drive / Awassa. Drive to Awassa- regional capital city for Southern Nations and Nationalities People Region; for an overnight stay. O/N. Hotel.
Day 6: Fish Market / Arba Minch. Walk around the fish market located at the shore of Lake Awassa and spot different bird species like Pelicans, Hamerkob, Ibises …drive to Arba Minch. O/N. Hotel.
Day 7: Dorze Village / Lake Chamo. Scenic drive to the mountain village of Chencha, home for Dorze tribes-renowned weavers. Pm. boat trip on Lake Chamo to visit Crocodile market and Hippo farm.
Day 8: Turmi. Drive to Turmi. On the way Konso, Tsemay, Weito and Erbore tribes. Visit Hamer tribes who are famous by their Bull jumping ceremony and Evangadi dance. O/N. Lodge/Camping.
Day 9: Karo / Turmi Market. Karo tribes & Turmi Hamer tribes market. O/N. Camping.
Day 10: Drive / Jinka. Drive to Jinka via Dimeka Tue/Sat market for Hamer tribes, and Key Afer-Thu market for Bena and Tsemay tribes. O/N. Hotel/Camping.
Day 11: Mursi Tribes. Visit the clay lip plated Mursi tribes. Afternoon Jinka and visit Jinka Ethnographic Museum. O/N. Hotel/Camping.
Day 12: Jinka / Arba Minch. Drive to Arba Minch. Weito, Tsemay village, Konso’s King’s Village. O/N. Hotel.
Day 13: Arba Minch / Awassa. Drive to Awassa via Welaita and Alaba. O/N. Hotel.
Day 14: Wendogenet / Addis Ababa / Departure. Back to Addis Ababa. On the way, Lake Zeway and Crater Lakes. Up on arrival, Addis Ababa city tour and depart.
Airfare is not included in the tour price.