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Heading to the crust of the earth, the gate way to hell and Africa's Jerusalem

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Heading to the crust of the earth, the gate way to hell and Africa's Jerusalem - Tankwa Tours and Travel Agency
Heading to the crust of the earth, the gate way to hell and Africa's Jerusalem - Tankwa Tours and Travel Agency
Starts
Mekele
+2 Destinations
Afar
Ends
Lalibela
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Highlights

Start in Mekele and end in Lalibela! With the desert hikes tour Heading to the crust of the earth, the gate way to hell and Africa's Jerusalem, you have a 6 day tour package taking you through Mekele, Ethiopia and 3 other destinations in Ethiopia. Heading to the crust of the earth, the gate way to hell and Africa's Jerusalem is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
10 to 90 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Cottage
Max Group Size
20
Travel style
Desert Hikes, Christmas & New Year
Operator
Tankwa Tours and Tra...

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Mekele - Dodem
    Start point Airport or anywhere in town , Mek'ele, Tigray, Ethiopia
  2. Day 2: Dodem –Hammedele
  3. Day 3: Hamedela-Mekele
  4. Day4: Mekele - Lalibela
  5. Day5: City tour In lalibela
  6. Day6: Lalibela - Addis Ababa
    End point Airport , Lalibela, Amhara, Ethiopia

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  • Meals

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  • ShawultyTsega's review about another Tankwa Tours and Travel Agency tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    A wonderful and extremely memorable trek. we enjoy Simien mountains and the itinerary is well designed. Made fun day bay! the scenery and the many local people that you meet make it all worthwhile. The scenery is amazing and surprisingly varied. Our guide... Read more

  • EdomBekele's review about another Tankwa Tours and Travel Agency tour
    4.5 - Excellent

    I and my family found Tankwa Tours & Travel agency's contact address from my friend who hiked in the Simien mountains for 10 days with Tankwa tours. The team was great and kind to serve us as friend and sometimes as guests. Our guide Melese Asifaw was... Read more

  • EdomBekele's review about another Tankwa Tours and Travel Agency tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    We had Excellent tour!

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Videos

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Erta Ale, Ethiopia

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Vaccinations

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Typhoid
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Cholera
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Tuberculosis
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 3 months before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Rabies
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Meningococcal meningitis
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 3 weeks before travel.
Yellow fever
Recommended for Ethiopia. Ideally 10 days before travel.

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Location
Mekele is the starting point and Lalibela is the endpoint.
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Payment(s)
For any tour departing before 21 September 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 21 September 2019, a minimum payment of $99 is required to confirm your booking with Tankwa Tours and Travel Agency. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 483 km.
  • Mekele (Ethiopia)
  • 129 km
  • Erta Ale (Ethiopia)
  • 81 km
  • Dalol (Ethiopia)
  • 273 km
  • Lalibela (Ethiopia)

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