Danakil Depression 4 Days

Danakil Depression 4 Days

Danakil Depression 4 Days


Program: Danakil Depression

Tour Code: Afar 07

Duration: 3Nights (4 Days)

Transportation: Air & Land (4WD)

Tour starts: Addis Ababa

Tour ends: Addis Ababa

Day 1:   Addis – Mekelle 

Morning; arrive to Addis Ababa Bole International Air Port. Afternoon, fly To Mekelle.  Overnight – at Axum Hotel / Yordanos Hotel– Mekelle 

Day 2:  Mekelle – Ahmed Ela

Morning; drive rive from Mekelle to Ahmed Ela. After the small town of Agula; we descend to the Afar Region. You will see too many camel caravans, transporting rock salt from Lake Asalé to the town of Mekelle at many spots on the road. As we penetrate deep down to the region, the temperature becomes hotter and hotter. Lunch and some rest at the small town of Berahile (110km from Mekelle) where entrance tickets will be collected. Then we proceed towards Hammed Ela; accompanying with Afar polices and a local guide from Berahile. Overnight – camping (in Afar House) – Ahmed Ela 

Day 3:  Dallol Depression and Lake Asalé – Mekelle

Early morning (6:30am); excursion to the Danakil depression. On this day; surely, you will be overwhelmed with strong feeling of admiration, because of the awesome of Dalol. After Dalol; proceed to the traditional salt extraction site from where too many camels are waiting to be loaded rock salts – just nearby the Salt Lake of Asalé. Then approach to Lake Asalé. Late afternoon, drive back to Mekelle.  Overnight – at Axum Hotel / Yordanos Hotel– Mekelle 

Day 4: Mekelle – Addis – Departure

Morning, fly from Mekelle Addis.  Visit the selected sites of Addis. Dinner at traditional restaurant with live tribal dances and departure (end of the trip

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