Classic Ethiopia Tours

Danakil Depression

Tour Code:-CET-302

14 Nights/15 days to Awash national Park, Ertaele active volcanic hill and Dallol with some Tigray Rock Hewn Churches.

Day 01:- Arrive Addis Ababa, transfer to your hotel. O/N hotel


Day 02:-Drive to Awash National park. then to Fentale creator to visit the area, then back to Awash for overnight. Local hotel or Camping at the National park.

Day 03:-Drive to Semera (regional admin center for the Afar region) to process the entrance fee and permition then

Day 04:- pick a local guide then drive to visit ALLOLOPAD volcanic hot spring fountains. Then back to Semera or spend the night at Dubti village.Camping.

Day 05:- Drive to Afdera, visit the Afdera salt lake. O/N Camping

Day 06:- a short visit around the Lake then drive to Dodom village to arrange your next day walk to the Ertaele. O/N Camping

Day 07:- early in the morning Walk to the Ertaele volcanic hill, visit the active volcano and around. O/N Camping

Day 08:- your second day visit around the volcanic areas. O/N Camping

Day 09:- Early in the morning you will walk back to the cars, and then drive to Ahmedale. O/N Camping

Day 10:- Drive to Dallol, visit around then drive back to Ahmedale. O/N Camping.

Day 11:- Drive to Mekele. O/N Hotel

Day 12:- this day you can visit 3 or 4 unique rock hewn churches of Tigray. Then drive back to Mekele for overnight. (I advice this after a lot of camping and hot weather of Afar so you can relax a bit).

Day 13:- Drive to Kombolcha. O/N local Hotel.

Day 14:-: Drive back to Addis. O/N Hotel

Day 15:- City tour of Addis. National museum, the ethnological museum, the biggest open air market in Ethiopia 'MERKATO', and more…, Evening departure.