Skip to content
Home » Tour 07 : Erta Ale Volcano in the Afar Depression

Tour 07 : Erta Ale Volcano in the Afar Depression

Duration: 10 days

Day 1: Arrival Addis and full day city tour. Overnight stay at Gihon hotel or at a similar or better hotel

Day 2: Drive Addis Ababa to Bilen Lodge and Visit of Afar Villages.  Overnight stay at Bilen Lodge.

Day 3: Drive from Bilen Lodge to Logiya. Overnight stay at Ardi hotel or at a similar hotel there.

Day 4: Drive from Logiya to Afdera. From early in the afternoon prepare for formalities for Kursewad. Overnight stay at Hotel Horahur in Afdera, a simple hotel.

Day 5: Leave Afdera early in the morning for Kursewad for lunch. Early afternoon drive to base camp, Dodom, which is near Erta-Ale, the active volcano. The same day, early in the evening, trek to Erta-Ale volcano.

Day 6: Return to the Base camp from Erta-Ale and drive to Hamedela. Overnight stay in Hamedela, Camping

Day 7: Excursion to Arho to see the salt extraction and Dallol Depression. Overnight stay at the same base camp.  

Day 8: Drive to Mekele for your overnight stay at Axum hotel.

Day 9: Drive Mekele to Kombolcha. Overnight stay at Sunny side hotel in Kombolcha

Day 10: Kombolcha to Addis Ababa. Overnight stay at Gihon hotel.

NB. All the hotels mentioned in the itinerary are subject to change depending on rooms availability and requests of clients.

Booking Form