Eastern part of Ethiopia and Djibouti
Danakil One of the lowest parts of the world, Djibouti red sea coast, Bale Mountain the biggest afro alpine vegetation zone in Africa and Harar World heritage site
The Day Today Itinerary
Day 1 Arrival and transfer to hotel.
Day 2 City tour of Addis Ababa,
Day 3 Fly from Addis Ababa to Mekele, on arrival meets Daniel and Frey tour and drive to Geraalta Eco Lodge on the way visit Abraha Asbaha and Degum selassie Tigray rock churches. O/n Geraalta Eco Lodge.
Day 4 Abuna yamata and Mariam Korkur famous Tigray rock church. O/n the same place.
Day 5 Drive from Garaalta to Danakil through a spectacular landscape over the western escarpment of the Great Rift Valley. O/n Camping
Day 6 full day excursion through Danakil depression visits the mud hills, colorful hot springs, salt plane, salt lake, stone salt exploiting and the camel caravan. O/n the same place
Day 7 Drive from Dalol to Mount Ertaale through Danakil desert, on the way visit the afar villages, overnight Camping in the village Mohammed lale close to Ertaale on the dry lava land.
Day 8 Drive more close to the mount Ertaale stop the car wait until sun is down and start walk to the peak it is 2-3 hours overnight at the top enjoy the splendid eruption. O/n Camping.
Day 9 Walk down meet the car and drive to Semera town on the way visit the afar villages. O/n Ertaale Hotel in Semera.
Day 10 Excursion to the end of Awash River Afambo delta and Alolabad hot spring where you can see the afar with their big herds of cows and camels. O/n The Same place.
Day 11 Drive from Semera to Djibouti dekel town. O/n local hotel.
Day 12 A.M lake Abe then drives to Djibouti on the way lake Asal. O/n Djibouti town Sheraton/ Menelik Hotel.