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Let's Go On a Weekend Mountain Trip

Hosted by the Consul of the Addis Ababa City Trotters Group
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Sat 26 May 05:00 - Mon 28 May 20:30

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Siemien Mountains National Park
Our next long weekend trip takes us to Siemien Mountains National Park to discover unique nature and wildlife such as the Abyssinian wolf. Protected content is a public holiday in Ethiopia so we can enjoy 3 days together.
Day1: Castles of Gondar
After breakfast; fly from Addis to Gondar Departure time 07:00AM Arrival time 08:00AM with ET flight # Protected content visit the Castles of the emperor, the empress Minitab’s Palace, the Banquet Room of Emperor Bakaffa.
Emperor Fassiladas broke with this tradition of progressing through the territories, and founded the city of Gondar as his capital; its relative permanence makes the city historically important. Within the capital, he commanded the construction of an imposing edifice, the Fassil Gemb or Fassiladas castle. The area around the Fassil Gemb was delineated by a wall with numerous gates. Subsequent emperors built their own structures, many of which survive either in whole or part today
After lunch; visit Fassiladas, his swimming pool & … the 17century church of Debre Birhan Silassie (Light of Trinity) then drive to Debarq . . Overnight – Debarq Walia Hotel
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Protected content the morning after breakfast at 8AM drive to Simien Mountains National park. The trekking start from Simien Lodge heading to Saka Bure. The length of trekking will depend on the general strength of the group.
It was one of the first sites to be made a World Heritage Site by UNESCO Protected content . However, due to serious population declines of some of its characteristic native species, in Protected content was also added to List of World Heritage in Danger! Lunch Picnic
Drive back to Debarq and stay in Walia Hotel
Day 3 :- Geech (Gich)
Protected content Morning, after breakfast drive back to the Park to start the third day trek From Sanka Ber to Geech (also spelled as Gich)). At many points on the way, you will discover the endemic Gelada Baboon. Lunch Picnic. After that drive back to Gonder We will take ET Protected content time 19:30, Arrival time 20:30.
1 up to 9 group Single Protected content , Double or Twin Protected content
10 up to 14 group Single Protected content , Double or Twin Protected content
15 up to 22 people single Protected content , Double or Twin Protected content
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This price includes
 Accommodation
 Local Guide
Professional Guide
 Entrance Fee
 Transport (Coaster Bus or Mini-Van)
 Scout
 Water
Not Included
Video camera
International Flight
 Alcohol
Domestic flight