Danakil Depression

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We will take you from the Danakil Depression,one of the lowest, hottest places on earth, to the mountains of Tigray. A journey of contrasts, to a visit to Bati and its renowned market, a cultural crossroads between the Oromo, Amhara and Afar nomads. From here we drop down into the Danakil Depression. Exploring the Danakil takes us to the shores of Lake Afrera, the alien landscapes of Dallol, and a trek to the top of the active volcano - Erta Ale. From about 120m below sea level, we then follow the route of the Salt Caravans, climbing the mountains that rise steeply from the Rift Valley into Tigray.

Spend Days and nights at Danakil, Fascinating rock and salt formations at Dallol, Spectacular and varied landscapes of highlands, volcanoes and deserts, Century-old salt mining at Lake Assale, Professionally outfitted expedition and thorough preparation, Interaction with local people.We have departures to the Danakil depression in the list and contact us for a great Danakl depression expedition.




Day 1


Morning drive to Hamdela for camel caravan

Day 2


Visit Lake Asale, hot springs and colorful sulfur formations

Day 3


Drive and walk to Ertaale, visit the volcano, spend the night there

Day 4


Drive to Mekele and end of trip. 







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     Best Time To Travel  Trip StatusPrice           Booking
September - March                  

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Contact Address

Bole Madhanealem,           Phone: +251 116 522507
Redwan bldg, 2 floor   +251 116 186499
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Cell:  +251 911 427728

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