Simien Mountain Trekking 5 Days -Ethiopia Holiday Hike Simien Mountains
Hike Ethiopian highest Simien mountain National park( UNESCO registered) from Gonder to via Sankaber- Gich Imet to mount Ras Dashen with overnight on a well-equipped tent on selected Camping rounds to see Gelada and Walia Ibex. On this Trekking program, you will reach the peak of Africa. The Simien Mountain Trekking 5 Days have more for you to have a great hiking exposure by trekking with locals.
Short hike inside the Simien mountain national park to see the endemic animals and plants.
Simien Mountain National Park is a registered Natural World Heritage site established in 1969 G.C.
This short day’s trekking tour from Gondar to Simien Mountains will take you to some of the highest escarpment inside the park with spotting the endemic animals like Ibex, Red fox, and Ethiopian Baboon.
The best season to hike along the Simien Mountain is from Mid September to the end of January. I can be also comfortable for visiting between February and May. Ethiopian Simien mountains trekking spectacular photos are among the picture of a lifetime.
A 9 days Ethiopia Simien mountains national park trekking to the roof top of Africa.
Day 1: Fly Addis to Gonder, drive to Debark to continue to Sankaber (3250 m),
On arrival in Gonder drive, some 120 km to the Simien Mountains national park headquarters based in Debark .
See the endemic fauna and floras. Overnight at Sankaber.
Day 2: Trek Sankaber to Geech (3600 m), 5-6 hrs
Morning, climb up before we reach Gich Abyss and have a spectacular view of Simien foothills to see wild lives.
See the Jinbar River waterfall before reaching Gich village and have a short walk around to look for lammergeyer and thick-billed raven.
In the afternoon short hike up to Kedadit to have a sunset. Overnight Camp at Geech.
Day 3: Trek Gich to Chenek (3600 m), 7-8 hrs
Trek the cliffs of Imet Gogo (3926 m) then descend into the Jinbar River Valley and have a look at the Imet Gogo and surrounding volcanic landscape.
Trek to a summit of 4,070 m before decent to the steep walk to Chennek camp. Here try to spot Walia. Overnight Camp at Chenek.
Day 4: Trek Chenek to Buwahit Ras, 5-6 hrs- back to Chenek, and then continue driving to Debark.
Climb the second highest peak in the Simien Mountains, Buwahit Ras (4430m).
The chance to see the highest mountain peak in Ethiopia Ras Dashen (4543m).
Back to Chenek , meet your driver then continue driving Debark to Gonder.Over Night in Hotel
Day 5: Flight back from Gonder to Addis Ababa.
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