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Ethiopian Highlands Northbound

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Ethiopian Highlands Northbound - Intrepid Travel
Ethiopian Highlands Northbound - Intrepid Travel
Starts
Addis Ababa
Destinations
+6
Ends
Gondar
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Highlights

Start in Addis Ababa and end in Gondar! With the in-depth cultural tour Ethiopian Highlands Northbound, you have a 21 day tour package taking you through Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and 7 other destinations in Ethiopia. Ethiopian Highlands Northbound includes accommodation in a hotel, hostel and campsites as well as an expert guide, meals, transport.
Age range
15 to 70 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Camping
Max Group Size
22
Physical Rating
Active

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Itinerary

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  • Introduction
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  • Day 1: Addis Ababa
  • Day 2: Debre Markos
  • Day 3-5: Bahir Dar
  • Day 6-8: Lalibela
  • Day 9: Mekele
  • Day 10: Danakil Depression
  • Day 12: Mekele
  • Day 13: Axum
  • Day 15: Debark
  • Day 16: Simien Mountains National Park
  • Day 19: Gondar
  • Day 21: Gondar

What's included

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Flights

  • Insurance

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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

  • April 23, 2015

    What is the local payment?

    For Ethiopian Highlands Northbound, intrepid requires a Kitty, which is a cash contribution from all travellers into a central fund which is overseen by fellow travellers and the crew. The fund allows the crew to pay for local accomodations, camp meals and activities for the entire group.

    The local payment is not paid before the departure, but upon arrival at the tour.

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    Ethiopian Highlands Northbound

    • Upcoming departures
    • December 2017
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    About the countries

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    Visa

    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

    Vaccinations

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    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.

    Policies

    Location
    Addis Ababa is the starting point and Gondar is the endpoint.
    Hold my space
    TourRadar can request Intrepid Travel to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $400 to confirm this Intrepid Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 56 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 16 December 2017 the full payment of $1,830 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 56 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $1830 for Ethiopian Highlands Northbound, but the deposit of $400 is non-refundable.
    Credit Cards
    The following cards are accepted for Intrepid Travel tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 1,019 km.
    • Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
    • 147 km
    • Dejen (Ethiopia)
    • 178 km
    • Bahir Dar (Ethiopia)
    • 187 km
    • Lalibela (Ethiopia)
    • 170 km
    • Mekele (Ethiopia)
    • 108 km
    • Aksum (Ethiopia)
    • 117 km
    • Simien Mountains National Park (Ethiopia)
    • 113 km
    • Gondar (Ethiopia)

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