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  • Ethiopian Rift Valley Safaris
    P.O. Box 3658, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Tel. 251-111-552128/558591/551127
    Fax. 251-111-550298
    addisoffice@ervsafaris.com

    Programs to Ethiopia's Rift Valley Lakes, Bale Mountains, Omo Valley, Historical North,
    Simien Mountains & Harar

    The Best of Ethiopia
  • Focus: Scenery, wilderness, wildlife, birds, ethnicity, history, religion
  • Best time of year: September - February; May - June
  • In-country days: 23
  • Transportation: Fly/drive

    Day 01 - Arrive Addis; city tour; shopping
    Day 02 - Drive to the Rift Valley & Bale Mountains range; to Goba
    Day 03 - Drive to the Sanetti Plateau for flora & fauna; to Goba
    Day 04 - Visit Bale Mts. Nat. Park for wildlife viewing; drive to Awassa
    Day 05 - Drive to Chencha - Dorze village; to Arba Minch
    Day 06 - Drive to Konso; Weito; Key Afer weekly market; to Jinka
    Day 07 - Drive to highlands to visit Mursi; via Mago Park to Murulle
    Day 08 - Drive to Dimeka for weekly Hamer & Bena market; to Murulle
    Day 09 - Drive to Kangatan to visit Bume; to Korcho to visit Karo; Murulle
    Day 10 - Drive to Geleb village; to Turmi weekly market; to Arba Minch
    Day 11 - Drive to Nech Sar Nat. Park; boat on Lake Chamo; Arba Minch
    Day 12 - Drive to Lake Langano; to Abiata-Shalla Nat. Park; to Addis
    Day 13 - Fly to Axum; visit stelae field, tombs of Kings, church & museum
    Day 14 - Fly to Lalibela; visit 11 rock-hewn churches
    Day 15 - Excursion by mule or drive to church outside Lalibela
    Day 16 - Fly to Gondar; visit castles & baths of Kings; Church
    Day 17 - Drive to Simien Mts. Nat. Park for wildlife & scenery; to Gondar
    Day 18 - Boat on Lake Tana to see monasteries: Gorgora to Bahir Dar
    Day 19 - Drive to Blue Nile Falls; visit the open market & sites
    Day 20 - Fly to Addis; afternoon at leisure; city tour or shopping
    Day 21 - Fly to Dire Dawa; drive to Harar for market, sites & hyena man
    Day 22 - Visit Harari home; drive to Dire Dawa; fly to Addis; cultural night
    Day 23 - Depart

  • Photo : Mursi Woman © B.Miller

    Highlights:
  • View many of Ethiopia's endemic mammal & bird species
  • Travel on the highest road & moorland in Africa
  • Discover unmatchable ethnic diversity in the remote South
  • Have a 360-degree experience with nature & people in "Real Africa"
  • Explore the "Historical Route" with it's incredibly unique attractions
  • Marvel at remarkable feats of architecture said to be built by angels!
  • Walk in the old-walled town of Harar with it's friendly, Islamic flavor
  • Be thrilled watching a man feeding hyenas with the most unusual style
  • Opportunity to support conservation projects that involve communities
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