Danakil Depression 4 Days Tour


The Danakil Depression 4 days tour. The Danakil Depression is the hottest place on earth in terms of year-round average temperature, it also is one of the lowest places on earth being -120m under sea level. And without a rainfall for most of the year round. While the Ertale volcano lake, Dallol colorful mountain, the volcanic activities, salt canyons, the Lake Asale salt flats, traditional salt excavation by the locals, are among other wonders of the Danakil are the things to do, if you look closely, the Danakil also have to offer for bird watchers…. Abyssinian ground hornbill, Secretary bird, Pharoah’s chicken, Abyssinian Roller, Ostriches, Kori birds make the Danakil Depression a paradise for bird lovers. Great Ethiopian Tours

Danakil Depression 4 Days Trip

Price $550/pax for Small group

Price $2600 for private tour less than 4 pax

Day 1  Mekele – Ertale

At 10am Our Driver will pick you from your location and drive you to Ertale base camp. After a relaxed slow driving at 5:00pm you will arrive at the base camp then @ 06:30 30-minute trekking will take you to Ertale. O/N camping in the rim of Ertale

Day 2 Ertale – Afdera – Abala

After breakfast in camp sitr , we drive to Lake Afdera Via Kisrawad  for a swim in the plenty of hot springs and earn the largest and semi indasti of salt excavation in Africa Afdera. Then After lunch drive 196km to Abala city and overnight In Abala town.

Day 3  Abala – Dallol

Starting at 8:30am you will drive from Abala town then at 4:00pm you arrive in Hamedela then continue to lake Asale salt flats and enjoy birth taking sunset & a splendid camel caravans transporting salt from Lake Asale. O/N camping in Hamedela

Day 4  Dallol-Mekele

In this day you will visit Dallol colorful mountain, Camel caravan, Lake Asale salt flats, traditional salt excavating methods, sulfuric acid ponds, swim in the Salt Lake. finally drive back to Mekele and at 04:30pm arrive in Mekele. The End of The Danakil Depression 4 Days Tour.

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Packing For Danakil

Torch Lights, Head lamps, Trekking shoes, Sandals, Trekking pants, Sunscreen, Trekking shorts and light clothes, We provide generator but we advise travelers to bring light power bank, If your trip is in scientific expedition lab gears

In the Package Price

Entrance fees, Security fees, world class cook and cooking stuff, camping gear, Latest land-cruisers, 3 person/land cruiser, fuel, driver, guide fees, non-limited amount of mineral water are included.

Package price excludes

alcoholic drinks.

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