Ethiopians know it is as the roof of Africa, an awesome afro-alpine Plateau of grassy Meadows and ericaceous moorlands that rise to 4,533M at Ras Dejen. To biologists, it is the most important biodiversity hotspot in northern Ethiopia, populated by an alluring wealthy of endemic plants and animals, including the imperious Walia ibex, golden -maned gelada baboon and endearing Ethiopian wolf. Birders know it as the best place in the world to see the mighty lammergeyer, which is regularly seen soaring overhead, displaying its 2-meter wingspan.The 412 km2 Simien Mountains National Park is, no wonder, Ethiopia’s premier trekking and hiking destination.
All necessary transfers (bus, taxi, private transport, etc.) as described in the itinerary are included.
During your trek, you will stay in tents. The crew will take care of setting up all camping equipment.
This trek includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
During your trek, you will at all times be accompanied by an English speaking guide.
The cost of permits to enter the national park during your trek is included in the price.
Enough drinking water will be provided during the trip.
A muleteer will be there to assist with transporting all the necessary equipment, luggage, food, etc.
This trip does not include costs for transportation (flights, bus travel, etc.) to your destination.
Gratuities for the guide are not covered by the trek's price. The amount to tip is at your discretion, yet if you've received excellent service from your guide, considering a generous tip is appreciated.
Your international travel insurance is your own responsibility. It is important that your travel insurance also covers adventures at a high altitude. Discuss your itinerary with the insurance company before your trek.
Before and after the trek you have to take care of your own accommodation.
Personal expenses such as souvenirs, drinks at the bar and other similar expenses are your own responsibility.