Tembien Trek

13 nights and 14 days
This adventure will begin with the combination of biking, walking, hiking and trekking through the churches and breathtaking landscapes
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Semien Mountain Trekking

 

4 days Trekking

This adventure will begin with the combination of biking, walking, hiking and trekking through the churches and breathtaking landscapes Tembein and Gheralta.

The natural landscapes of the Gheralta Mountains are called by some travelers as the Ethiopian Arizona. We are engaging in a range of eco-tourism activities, the tour designed to offer you unique insight into Gheralta life. Visitors will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the local culture by visiting farms that have been in operation for generation after generation, climb to the ancient rock-hewn churches, travel by horseback , camel and bike to the villages, witness the wide array of culture, taste the unique Ethiopian cuisine while having a coffee ceremony, and much, much more.

In choosing this special tour to visit and experience the landscapes, culture and famed rock-hewn churches in a unique and sustainable way. You will be hearing Gheralta’s story from the local people and experiencing the region’s remarkable beauty in a manner that no other tour operation can offer you; while at the same time giving back to our communities and supporting us to

Bike and Trekking through Gheralta and Tembein

Duration – 3 nights and 4 days

Transportation:Drive, Flight and Boat

Accommodation - 4* Hotel in Addis Ababa and Best lodges out Side of Addis Ababa

  • Tour Overview
day 01

.ARRIVAL IN Gondar

Depart early in the morning from Gondar (7am at the latest), driving to Sankober. We will stop along the way at Debark to handle park fees, etc. We will drop you near to Buyit Ras for a 3-4 hour hike to Sankober, which passes close to the escarpment edge. Nearing Sankober, you will have beautiful views on both sides of the escarpment ridge and where you will likely see the endemic Gelada baboons. In Sankober, you will be met with your supplies. Overnight Camping in Sankober.

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day 02

.ARRIVAL IN ---

From Sankober, depart into a valley, through which the Wazla (or Koba) River runs. (This river is often dry). Coming out of the valley you will have views of the Jinbar River waterfalls falling into the Geech Abyss. Continuing along, you will cross the Jinbar River and ascend into the village of Geech. Total trekking time: 4-5 hours

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day 03

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After an early breakfast, depart from Geech to the peak of Imet Gogo at 3926m. Here you’ll have spectacular views over the lowlands – one of the highlights of the trip. As you continue to Chenek, you will pass Korbete Metia, a solid rock wall which opens up exposing beautiful views over the lowlands and the escarpment. This is also a good place for spotting lammergeyers. Overnight camping in Chenek. Total trekking time: 7 – 9 hours

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day 04

. EXPLORE GHERALTA

From Chenek, continue east up a valley to Bwahit Peak, overlooking the camp from where you just came. After the visit, return to camp and depart for Gondar for overnight (hotel).

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Remark

Please Know that we can make any changes needed depending on the number of days you have and also This tour can easily be amended to other Tour Package

Price includes:
  • Transportation between the Simien Mountains and Gondar (return)
  • English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fees to Simien Mountains National Park
  • Armed scouts, mules and mule handlers
  • All food & water while camping
  • All cooking & camping materials, including cooking tent, tables & chairs
  • Cook to prepare food for entire expedition team
Price doesn't include
  • Accommodation and/or services in Gondar
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Camera and/or photo fees
  • Items of a personal nature
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