Steeped in history, Ethiopia is a melting pot of religion, culture, awe inspiring scenery and unique wildlife. From the breath taking Simien mountains to the molten lavas of Eta Arle’, from the rock hewn churches of Lalibela to the palace of Hailie Selassie, Ethiopia is the land of extremes offering truly unique experiences. Dave Simpson Safaris will open your eyes to a whole new world.
The Prime Ethiopia Safari : 10 Days
Day 1 - 2 Arrive in Addis – Hilton Hotel
Day 3 Fly to Gonder – Goha Hotel
Day 4 - 6 Drive to Simien Mountains - Simien Mountain lodge
Day 7 Drive back to Gonder – Goha Hotel
Day 8 - 9 Fly to Lalibela – Mountain View Lodge
Day 10 Fly to Addis – fly home
This safari is one of the best all round itineraries in Ethiopia
Great cultural experiences in Addis, Gonder and Lalibela.
Fabulous wildlife and scenery in the Simien Mountains.
Amazing rock-hewn churches of Lalibela.
Extremely varied topography.
Superb photographic opportunities.
Guide: Dave Simpson - "One of only 32 Gold level Guides in East Africa"
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Best time is Oct to March as it is clear.
Rains – June to Sept in the north.
April – May – very hazy, not fun.
Some important dates to consider
7 Jan Ethiopian Christmas
19 Jan Timkat
21 April Good Friday
11 Sept Ethiopian New Year
27 Sept Finding of the Cross
Feel free to contact us if you wish to customise an itinerary.