Tour Code: V-005 Tour Program to Bale Trekking Ethiopia
Attractions: History, Religion, Scenery & Wildlife
Duration: 5 Days & 6Nights
Transportation: Surface drive, & trekking
Day 1: Arrival at Addis Ababa Bole International Air port
Meet and greet you Vision Ethiopia Tours representative at exit of luggage claim and transfer you to the hotel. Overnight stay in Radissun Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa.
Day 2: Drive to Dinsho, Bale Mountains National Park Head Quarter
In the morning after breakfast, you will drive to Dinsho, via Assela (410 Km from Addis). En route, you will make a stop on Bekoji (the town of runners) to visit the Athletics Village. You will have lunch at Shashmene (250 Km from Addis). You will proceed driving and arrive in Dinsho late afternoon. Upon arrival, you will check into a guest house and do all the requirements for trekking at the Bale Mountains National Park HQ. Later, you will prepare the necessary logistics for your trekking. After a brief break, you will have time to make a short hike along the northern part of the park. In the evening, you will have dinner and stay the night at the guest house. Overnight stay in Dinsho guest house.
Day 3: Drive to Dinsho, Bale Mountains National Park Head Quarter
In the morning, you will have breakfast and drive to Goba (40 Km from Dinsho). And continue driving to southern part of the park, the Sanetti Plateau (altitude of 4000 meter, with Afro-alpine Moor land, beautiful wild alpine scenery). Upon arrival in Goba, you will check into a hotel and rest. In the evening, you will have dinner and stay the night at the hotel. Overnight stay in Wabe Shebelle Hotel, Goba.
Day 4: Drive to Awassa /Hawassa/
In the morning after breakfast, you will drive to Awassa (225 Km from Goba) and upon arriving in Awassa in the afternoon, you will check into a hotel. Later, you can walk along the lake shore for nice evening sunset and aquatic birds. You will have dinner and spend the night at the hotel.
Day 5: Drive back to Addis Ababa
After breakfast, you will visit Lake Awassa and the popular fish market. Then you will drive to Addis Ababa (275 Km from Awassa). You will stop for lunch at Langano. You will arrive in Addis Ababa late afternoon and you will do some shopping for souvenirs.
You will arrive in Addis Ababa late afternoon where you will do some shopping for souvenirs. Finally you will be taken to a farewell dinner depending on your scheduled flight; you will be transferred out to Bole International Airport for return flight back home.