Trek through stunning scenery, remote villages and rich wildlife in the Simien Mountains National Park in northern Ethiopia, and summit Ras Dashen, Ethiopia’s impressive highest mountain, 4,550m.
Excellent acclimatisation practices are built into the trek, to maximise success and the ultimate trekking experience. Packed with endemic wildlife including the gelada baboon, Walia ibex and Simien fox, a wealth of interesting flora and some of the world’s most magnificent and colourful birds, the Simien Mountains should be on every trekker’s ‘wish list’.
Adding to an overall fantastic experience visits to the must-see rock-hewn churches of Lalibela, one of Ethiopia’s holiest cities, and ‘Africa’s Camelot’ at Gondar are included. Expect the best service, expert guiding and accommodation throughout.
Dates & prices
Sun 17 Jan – Sat 30 Jan 2016 Land only: £1,925 Flight Inclusive: £2,550
Sun 30 Oct – Sat 12 Nov 2016 Land only: £1,895 Flight Inclusive: £2,520
Sun 15 Jan – Sat 28 Jan 2017 Land only: £1,985
More info: www.mountainkingdoms.com