Day 1: Arrive in Addis Ababa
our representative will meet you upon your arrival at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, transfer to hotel, short tour of the city based on the time available. Overnight at Hotel
Day 2: Awash
Transfer from Addis Ababa to Awash, which is located in the central Rift Valley, 250 km from Addis Ababa, the best place to get familiar with the area and people of Kereyu a step toward one of the most peaceful, calm and natural world; also will be fun to swim in natural thermal waters typical of the area. Overnight at Hotel
Day 3: Semera
Transfer from Awash National Park the capital city of Afar, Semera, on the road you can enjoy the beautiful scenery. We will take our permission from the regional tourism office to continue the visit, then continue toward a little town called Logi for an overnight stay at a local hotel.
Day 4: Afdera
We drive to Afdera. Here we will take some people (Local guide and armed guard), important for our trip and they will accompany till the end of the visit. Overnight local hotel.
Day 5: Departure for Dodem, then walks to Erta’le
Transfer from Afdera to Dodom. We will start walking from Dodom top wards the volcanic hills of Ertale (613 meters above sea level) 15 km away. We arrive at Erta around midnight. From here continue on foot to see the volcanic eruption, a colorful and unforgettable spectacle. Specially in the night will be extra ordinary to take pictures of the very colorful active volcano. Overnight in camp around Ertale.
Day 6: Erta’le
Full day in the area of Erta’le. Overnight camping
Day 7: Ahmedlal
This day we will return walking back to Dodom about (15 km) from Ertale, where we left our vihicles and drive to Ahmedilal. Overnight in camp.
Day 8: Berhaile
Drive to Lake Asal, the salt lake, and visit men extracting salt . We proceed from the lake for 17 km and you reach in Dallol, here you will enjoy spectacular views over the small hill invaded by warm colors created by the incredible combination of sulfur, potassium and salt. Return to Berhaile for overnight camping.
Day 9: Mekele
Transfer from Berhaile to Mekele, the capital city of Tigrai, On the way visit villages of Afar people on the escarpment of the plateau west of the Great Rift Valley. Overnight Hotel.
Day 10: Addis Ababa then departure
Fly back to Addis Ababa. The rest of the day visit Addis Ababa. Evening dinner in one of the greatest tradiotnal restaurant with live Ethiopian tipical music and dance. Transfer to airport for departure.