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Semien mountains, also known as "The roof of Africa", are a spectacular place of incredible mountains, truly breathtaking and inspiring views, magnificent scenery, impressive natural life that involve camping and walking alongside Gelada baboons at more than 3000 meters of altitude accompanied by lovely and friendly people.

Simien Mountains National Park, of an area of 416 km with highest peak reaching 4,533 m, the fourth highest peak in Africa, is formed by volcanic eruption and erosion, and has been listed on the UNESCO World Heritage List since 1978 for its spectacular landscape and rare animals including the famous Gelada Baboons, Walia Ibex, Ethiopian wolf and different species of birds, super suitable for adventurous trekkers.

Do trekking of a life time experience with YOD Abyssinia on the spectacular and scenic mountainous landscape of Semien Mountains. YOD Abyssinia arranges of 12 Days & 11 Nights Simien Trekking (Surface drive, boat ride, flight & trekking); 7 Days & 6 Nights Trekking (surface drive & flight).

Welcome to an extraordinary treasure in the horn of Africa, ETHIOPIA!

YOD Abyssinia Tour Operation & Travel Agent - Where your comfort, safety & satisfaction is our priority!

Tour Code: YAT-ST01 Tour Itinerary to Northern Ethiopia

Focus: History, Religion, Scenery & Wildlife

Duration: 12 Days & 11 Nights

Transportation: Surface drive, boat ride, flight & trekking

Day 1: YOD Abyssinia Office, tour orientation, a welcome refreshment, check into a hotel. A city tour to Addis Ababa: National Museum, Ethnographic Museum of Addis Ababa University, Emperor Minelik’s Palace, St. Raguel’s Church (at Entoto Mountain), Merkato. Dinner

Day 2: Drive to Bahir Dar. En route visit Debre Libanos Monastery. Lunch at Debre Markos. Check into a hotel. Dinner.

Day 3: Drive to Lake Tana, a boat ride, visit to island monasteries. Lunch. Drive to & visit the Blue Nile Fall. Dinner.

Day 4: Drive to Gondar. Check into a hotel. Lunch. Visit to the Royal Castles, the Bath of Emperor Fasiledes, Debre Birhan Selassie Church, the Castle of Empress Mintewab, and Kuskwam Mariam Church. Visit ‘AzmariBet’ - Traditional Music Houses. Dinner.

Day 5: Drive to Debark. Visit the Simien Mountains National Park. Check into a lodge. Dinner.

Day 6: Trek to Geech. Lunch in the bush. Camping at Geech. Dinner.

Day 7: Trek to Chenek. Llunch in the bush. Camping at Chenek. Dinner.

Day 8: Trek to Ambikwa. Lunch in the bush. Camping at Amikwa. Dinner.

Day 9: Trek to Ras Dashen. Lunch in the bush. Camping at Ambikwa. Dinner.

Day 10: Trek back to Chenek. Lunch in the bush. Camping at Chenek. Dinner.

Day 11: Drive back to Gondar. Check into a hotel. Dinner.

Day 12: Flight back to Addis Ababa. Shopping for souvenirs. A farewell cultural dinner. Transfer out to Bole International Airport.

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Welcome to an extraordinary treasure in the horn of Africa, ETHIOPIA!

YOD Abyssinia Tour Operation & Travel Agent - Where your comfort, safety & satisfaction is our priority!

Tour Code: YAT-N01 Tour Itinerary to Northern Ethiopia

(the Historic Route)

Focus: History, Religion, Scenery & Wildlife

Duration: 7 Days & 6 Nights

Transportation: Surface drive, flights & trekking

Day 1: YOD Abyssinia Office, tour orientation, a welcome refreshment, check into a hotel. A city tour to Addis Ababa: National Museum, Ethnographic Museum of Addis Ababa University, Emperor Minelik’s Palace, St. Raguel’s Church (at Entoto Mountain), Merkato. Dinner.

Day 2: Flight to Gonder. Check into hotel. Lunch. Visit to the Royal Castles, the Bath of Emperor Fasiledes, Debre Birhan Selassie Church, the Castle of Empress Mintewab, and Kuskwam Mariam Church. Evening, visit ‘AzmariBet’ - Traditional Music Houses. Dinner.

Day 3: Drive to Debark. Visit the Simien Mountains National Park. Check into a lodge. Dinner.

Day 4: Trek to Geech. Lunch in the bush. Camping at Geech. Dinner.

Day 5: Trek to Kedadit, Saha, and Imet Gogo. Lunch in the bush. Camping at Geech. Dinner.

Day 6: Trek to Ambaras. Drive back to Gondar.

Day 7: Flight back to Addis Ababa. Shopping for souvenirs. A farewell cultural dinner. Transfer out to Bole International Airport. 

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