SIMEN MOUTAIN TREEKING - HIGH LAND PART

Duration: 11 Days and 10 Nights

Tour code: ZTT 305

Transportation: Flight and Surface

Day 1.  Arrive Addis Ababa transfer to the hotel. After noon program would be sightseeing tour in Addis Ababa. OVERNIGHT HOTEL

Day 2.  Fly to Gonder.  Transfer to Debark, some 100kms north of Gondar town, after processing your National park permit precede to Buitras your first trekking spot.OVERNIGHT CAMPING AT SANKABER. 

Day 3.  Start trekking after early breakfast. It is about 4 hours walking to Sankaber, where we camp for the night. It is largely uphill walking via Zengwa. OVERNIGHT CAMPING at Sankaber.

Day 4.  Trekking through a landscape of pasture and thin forest to Geech (3,600m a.s.l) for about 5 hours. En route we will see Jumber fall and you will have lunch on the view point, which is endemic to Ethiopia. OVERNIGHT CAMPING at GEECH.

Day 5.  This day is an easy day either. The morning walk takes us to Immetgog peak (3900 m.a.s.\) where we have so splendor scenery of the rocky massifs and deep gorges of the Simien Mountains. The afternoon is at rest. OVERNIGHT CAMPING at GREECH.

Day 6.  We trek from Geech to Cheneck (about 7 hours). Via Amba Ras with a lovely view to the Gorge of  Anbergina. OVERNIGHT CAMPING at CHENECK.

Day 7. A day trekking from our camp in cheneck to the submit of Buhahit (4,430 m). We spend the day exploring the escarpment of Amara Shema with the best chance of seeing the rare and endangered Walia Ibex, a species which endemic to Ethiopia and only be in the Simien Mountains National park. OVERNIGHT CAMPING at CHENECK.

Day 8. Walking back to Sankaber (about 6-7 hours) where we meet our vehicle for tomorrow’s drive to Gondar. CAMPING AT SANKABER.

Day 9.  Driving to Gondar, which was once the capital of Ethiopia and  in the afternoon we visit the castles,  which were built in the 17th century by several generations of Ethiopia's kings. OVERNIGHT HOTEL.

Day 10. Transfer to Airport for your Departure.

Day 11.  Departure

Meeting Place

 

All our tours start in Addis, at Bole international airport at 7:00 and ends at 22:00 in bole international airport.

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