Historic Route with Denakil Depression

Tour Overview

These Ethiopian tour packages lead us to the rich historical sites of Ethiopia passes through scenic highlands, gorges and spectacular panoramas. The boat cruise on Lake Tana to visit the aged monasteries and the scenic drive to Tiss Isat village for the fabulous Blue Nile falls, the famous royal compound of Gonder known as the Camelot of Africa, the dramatic summit and breathtaking scenery of the Simien Mountains, with their endemic flora and fauna, the ancient Stelae, church and tombs of the Axumite kings, the cliff top rock churches of Tigrai, those are dating back to the 4th – 15th century, the 12th and 13th century monolithic rock hewn churches of Lalibela, as well as historically significant town of Harar, which is regarded as the 4th Muslim sacred city of the world next to Jerusalem, Mecca and Medina can be visited.

Tour Itinerary

Tour code: OLET 313

Duration: 22 Days and 21 nights

Means of Transport: All the way Surface

Day 1: Arrive at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport. Overnight Hotel

Day 2: Time to explore the sightseeing of Addis Ababa. Overnight Hotel

Day 3: Trip to Awash Park and afternoon visit the park. Overnight Hotel

Day 4: Depart to Harar; in the evening visit the hyenas. Overnight Hotel

Day 5: Visit Harer; and after lunch drive back to Awash. Overnight Hotel

Day 6: Head to Semera getaway to the Danakil area. Overnight Camping

Day 7: Trip to Afdera where you will visit salt mining. Overnight Camping

Day 8: To Kursewad; late afternoon walk to Erta Ale. Overnight Camping

Day 9: Walk back; meet the cars to drive to Hamed Ela. Overnight Camp

Day 10: Visit Dallol, Lake Asele and Camel caravans. Overnight Camping

Day 11: Leave Hamed Ela and journey towards Hawzen. Overnight Hotel

Day 12: Discover the well-known rock churches of Tigrai. Overnight Hotel

Day 13: Head to Axum exploring Debre Damo and Yeha. Overnight Hotel

Day 14: Pay time to discover the attractions of Axumite. Overnight Hotel

Day 15: Journey to the Semien Mountains National park. Overnight Hotel

Day 16: Head to Gonder to see ancient abundant castles. Overnight Hotel

Day 17: Morning explore Gonder then drive to Bahir Dar. Overnight Hotel

Day 18: Time to discover island monasteries of Lake Tana. Overnight Hotel

Day 19: Depart to Lalibela exploring the Awramba people. Overnight Hotel

Day 20: Stay in Lalibela visiting the rock hewn churches. Overnight Hotel

Day 21: Morning we leave Lalibela and head to Kombolcha. Overnight Hotel

Day 22: Drive back to Addis Ababa; in the evening departure back to home.

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