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$72

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Duration

2 days

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  • What's included :
    • 2x Breakfast
    • 2x Dinner
    • 2x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 2 nights
    • Entry/Admission - Simien Mountains National Park
    What's excluded :

    • Day 1: 4 Days trekking tour in Simien Mountains National park.

      Stop At: Simien Mountains National Park, Ethiopia
      Itinerary of
      Simien Mountains,

      3 night 4 days tours

      Day 1- Gondar - Sankaber (3250 m), 3-4 hours

      Pick up you at Gondar Airport or from hotels and will drive along a good asphalt road to the simien mountains national park headquarter found in Debark town. The 100 km journey will take around 2 hours. At the headquarters we will arrange our permits to the park and pick up local guide and scout. After that, will drive for another hour before you start your first-day introductory walk. This first hike is an easy one along the northern edge of the escarpment with a nice view points over the foothills and plains of northern Ethiopia. You will see encounter gelada baboons along this hike and over nigh at Sankaber comp site.

      Day 2 - Sankaber - Gich (3600 m), 6-7 hrs

      You will follow the northern escarpment eastward, before you descend a little into the Kaba Valley. After that you will climb up before you reach Gich Abyss and continue over a narrow ridge to a cliff where you have a spectacular view of the abyss towards the Simien foothills. You will also find a large waterfall here, where the Jinbar River plunges 500m into the abyss. You proceed for about two hours and have lunch at the Jinbar River. After lunch you will walk through a grass land before you arrive at the idyllic former village of Gich, from Gich village it is a short walk to Gich camp which is a good area to look for lammergeyer and thick billed raven and other animals. After a relaxing afternoon, you will take a short hike up to Kedadit (3765m) to enjoy sunset plus the gorgeous shaded landscapes down to the cliff side towards to the eastern direction and return to the camp for dinner.

      Day 3 - Gich - Chennek (3600 m), 7-8 hrs

      From Gich camp you will stroll through endless fields of Giant Lobelia before you reach the towering cliffs of Imet-Gogo (3926 m). Here you will spend some time to absorb the superb views over the mountain valleys below and strange shaped domes in the distance, which you will see from up close at the end of the trip. After that you will descend into the Jinbahir River Valley. In this way you will get a very different perspective of Imet-Gogo and the volcanic landscape, where it looks like big chunks of mountains have been blown away. The trail follows the edge of the escarpment, which is completely vertical here about 1500 meters. You will climb to a summit of 4070 m where you will have lunch. After lunch you will descend to Chennek for about two hours along a steep trail. From Chennek camp there are spectacular views in all directions. Sit down on a bench at the escarpment and try to spot Walia Ibex and Ethiopian wolf in late afternoon or early morning. Sometimes Walia Ibex visit the edges of the camp site.

      Day 4 - Chenek - Buwahit, 5-6 hrs

      Climb the second highest peak in the Simien mountains Buwahit (4430m) rewarding with one of the endemic wild animals in Ethiopia particularly in the Simien mountains called Walia Ibex (a goat family), in addition to the scenic views of surroundings including the chance to see the highest mountain peak in Ethiopia Ras-Dejen (4543m) and back down to chenek camp where the car waiting us to pick up and drive back to Gondar for about 4 hrs.


      Duration: 3 days 18 hours

      Meals included:
      • Lunch: including food and mineral-water
      • Breakfast
      • Dinner
      Accommodation included: overnight camping,

      Day 2: Day 2 - Sankaber - Gich (3600 m), 6-7 hrs

      Stop At: Simien Mountains National Park, Ethiopia
      Day 2 - Sankaber - Gich (3600 m), 6-7 hrs

      You will follow the northern escarpment eastward, before you descend a little into the Kaba Valley. After that you will climb up before you reach Gich Abyss and continue over a narrow ridge to a cliff where you have a spectacular view of the abyss towards the Simien foothills. You will also find a large waterfall here, where the Jinbar River plunges 500m into the abyss. You proceed for about two hours and have lunch at the Jinbar River. After lunch you will walk through a grass land before you arrive at the idyllic former village of Gich, from Gich village it is a short walk to Gich camp which is a good area to look for lammergeyer and thick billed raven and other animals. After a relaxing afternoon, you will take a short hike up to Kedadit (3765m) to enjoy sunset plus the gorgeous shaded landscapes down to the cliff side towards to the eastern direction and return to the camp for dinner.

      Duration: 7 hours

      Meals included:
      • Breakfast
      • Lunch
      • Dinner
      Accommodation included: Overnight comping
    • Departure Point :
      Traveler pickup is offered
      Meet by phone or E-mail then pickup at the appointment place Airports
      • Gondar Airport, Gonder Ethiopia
      Ports
      • debark
      Return Detail :
      -
      Hotel Pickup :
      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
      • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
      • Not wheelchair accessible
      • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
      • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
      • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
      • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
    • If you cancel at least 4 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
      If you cancel within 3 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

    Language

    English

    Age Req.

    -

    Fitness Req.

    None

    Group Size

    10

    Organised by Simien Travel Agent (STA)

    Activity ID: V-207274P2

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