Tour Name: Birding Tour
Tour Code: IETT 010
Transport: Flight and surface
Accommodation: Hotels & lodges
Ethiopia’s rich birdlife, Endemic wildlife such as the rare Ethiopian Wolf, Gelada baboon and Ethiopia’s breathtaking landscape.
Day 01: Arrival in Addis Ababa and city tour of the capital.
Day 02: Day excursion to Debre Libanos and Jemma Valley.
Day 03: Drive to the Awash National park with stops at one of the crater lakes in Bishoftu and Metahara.
Day 04: Full day birding in the Awash National Park where you will also see some animals and
the hot springs.
Day 05: Drive to the Rift Valley Lakes region with stops at the Awash river wetlands, Koka dam and Lake Ziway. Overnight Ziway.
Day 06: Morning drive to the Abijata and Shalla National park for birding and afternoon birding
around Lake Langano.
Day 07: Morning drive to the Bale Mountains National park. Spend some time at the Gaysay plateau and Dinsho to see some interesting birds and animals. Hotel in Goba or Dinsho
Day 08: Excursion to the Saneti plateau and the Harena forest to see the Ethiopian Wolf and some interesting birdlife. Hotel in Goba or lodge in the Harena forest.
Day 09: Morning spend some time around Dinsho befoe you drive back to Shashemene for lunch.
Afternoon drive to Wondogenet where you will have a birding hike in the forest.
Day 10: Early morning drive to Hawassa to attend the daily fish market on the shores of Lake Hawassa where you will also see some interesting birdlife. Afternoon drive back to Addis through the 12th C Stelea field at Tiya. Evening departure back home.