Semien Trekking Itinerary (Cross Country)

Experience East Africa

Day 1 :Arrive Addis Ababa. Afternoon city tour. Overnight AA.

Day 2 :Fly to Gonder. Today we visit Debre Brehane Sellassie church, which is known for its ceiling paintings and the Royal enclosure or castles.

Day 3 :Drive to Debark and start trekking via Zengwa peak. Camping at Buyit Ras with the stunning scenery.

Day 4 Trek to Geech via Sankaber. Today we expect to see a lot of birds as well as having a good view of the endemic Gelada Baboon.

Day 5 :This morning we walk up to Immetgogo peak, one of the scenic parts of the Semien Mountain. Then after we walk back to the campsite for Lunch and afternoon will be free. Overnight camping Overnight camping.

Day 6:Trek from Geech to Cheneck via Amba Ras. Overnight camping at Cheneck.

Day 7 :Leave Cheneck for Ambiko. We trek up to the submit of Buahit (4430mts.) where we expect to see the endemic Walia Ibex. Then we continue to Ambiko for two nights camping.

Day 8 :To day we trek up to the summit of Ras Dashen, the highest peak (4562 mts) in the country, and trek back to Ambiko on the same day. Overnight camping.

Day 9 :Trek from Ambiko to Sona via the small village of Arguaziye. Overnight camping at Sona escarpment.

Day 10 :Descending down to the lowland where we are seeing different bird species including the endemic white-billed starling and Abyssinian woodpecker. Overnight camping at Mekarebia village.

Day 11 :Trek to Mulit via Derek Wanze and Awaza Rock Pillars. Overnight camping at Mulit.

Day 12: Walk to Adiarkay where we finish trekking and meet our vehicle. After lunch we drive to Gonder for an overnight staying.

Day 13 :Fly back to Addis Ababa.

Day 14 :Departure.

 



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