Classic Ethiopia Tours

Semien Mountains

Tour Code:- CET-201

Trekking in the Semien Mountains 8 Nights/9 days

Day 01:-Arrive Addis Ababa. After noon, city tour of Addis. Overnight stay in Addis Ababa.


Day 02:-Fly to Gonder and visit Debra Brehan Sellassie church and the Royal Enclosure. Overnight stay in Gonder.

Day 03:- Drive to the Semien Mountains NP (Sankaber). Overnight camping at Sankaber.

Day 04:- Trek from Sankaber to Geech (3600 mts) and today we expect to see a lot of birds as well as having a good view of the endemic Gelada Baboon. Overnight camping at Geech.

Day 05:- This morning we walk up to Immeitgogo peak, one of the scenic parts of the Semien Mountains. Then, we continue to Cheneck (3600 mts) for two nights camping. Overnight Cheneck camping.

Day 06:- Trek up to the summit of Buhait Peak (4430 mts) where we expect to see the rare and endemic Walia Ibex and in the afternoon we walk back to Cheneck. Overnight camping at Cheneck.

Day 07:- Trek from Cheneck to Sankaber where we meet our vehicle for the next day drives to Gonder. Overnight camping at Sankaber.

Day 08:- Drive from Sankaber to Gonder. Overnight stay in Gonder.

Day 09:- Fly back to Addis Ababa..