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Ancient Ethiopia & the Rift Valley (Gondar to Arba Minch) - Dragoman Overland
35 days

Ancient Ethiopia & the Rift Valley (Gondar to Arba Minch)

From Gondar to Arba Minch
Tour Highlights
Max group size:
22
Age range:
18 to 99 year olds
Operated in:
English
Our saving: $61
From
US $3,754
+ $1,160 Kitty
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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Gondar
  2. Day 2: Gondar
  3. Days 3 to 5: Simien Mountains National Park
  4. Day 6: Simien Mountains National Park-Debark
  5. Day 7: Axum
  6. Day 8: Axum
  7. Day 9: Mekele
  8. Day 10: Danakil Depression
  9. Day 11: Mekele
  10. Days 12 to 14: Lalibela
  11. Day 15: Awra Amba
  12. Days 16 to 18: Bahir Dar
  13. Day 19: Debre Markos
  14. Day 20: Addis Ababa
  15. Days 21 to 22: Addis Ababa
  16. Days 23 to 25: Harar
  17. Day 26: Awash National Park
  18. Days 27 to 28: Lake Ziway
  19. Days 29 to 31: Bale Mountains National Park
  20. Day 32: Wendo Genet-Awassa
  21. Days 33 to 35: Arba Minch
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What's included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Average
    3.0
  • Accommodation
    Average
    3.0
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.5
  • 4.6
  • J
    March 30, 2019
    The trip itinerary and leaders were great but the truck was extremely poor.
    Dragoman Overland commented on this review
    Thank you for your feedback. We are aware that there were some issues with this particular truck on this tour and we do thank you for bringing this to our attention. Thank you for your great feedback of the other elements of your tour.
    Trip date: March 2019
  • C
    March 29, 2018
    Ben and Adam were total stars. We had never done a tour before, always travelled solo, so this was an experiment, but I loved it. Having experienced, personable tour leaders really made the trip.
    Dragoman Overland commented on this review
    Thank you for travelling with Dragoman and recommending this overland tour. We're pleased to hear that you lobed travelling with us.
    Trip date: March 2014

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Ancient Ethiopia & the Rift Valley (Gondar to Arba Minch)

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  • Monday
    Dec 16, 2019
    from Gondar
    35 Days
    Sunday
    Jan 19, 2020
    to Arba Minch
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    $61
    USD $3,754
    + $1,160 Kitty
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    Apr 18, 2020
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    35 Days
    Friday
    May 22, 2020
    to Arba Minch
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    $61
    USD $3,754
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  • Tuesday
    Dec 15, 2020
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    35 Days
    Monday
    Jan 18, 2021
    to Arba Minch
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    $62
    USD $3,788
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  • Monday
    Jan 4, 2021
    from Gondar
    35 Days
    Sunday
    Feb 7, 2021
    to Arba Minch
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    $62
    USD $3,788
    + $1,160 Kitty
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  • Saturday
    Apr 17, 2021
    from Gondar
    35 Days
    Friday
    May 21, 2021
    to Arba Minch
    10+ seats left
    $62
    USD $3,798
    + $1,160 Kitty
    Sharing a twin room
  • Tuesday
    Dec 14, 2021
    from Gondar
    35 Days
    Monday
    Jan 17, 2022
    to Arba Minch
    10+ seats left
    $62
    USD $3,833
    + $1,160 Kitty
    Sharing a twin room

Frequently asked questions

    • Do I need a visa for this tour?

      Visa requirements are always changing so it is best to contact your local embassy or consulate for the most up-to-date information.

    • Is travel insurance recommended?

      Travel insurance is highly recommended. TourRadar has partnered with World Nomads to ensure you are adequately covered whilst travelling. For more information please contact our Travel Experts.

    • Is there a guide?

      A guide will accompany you on the tour.

    • Is transport included?

      Transport is included on this tour.

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    Good to know

    • About the country

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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.

      Vaccines

      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.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before 9 February 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 9 February 2020, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with Dragoman Overland. 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.
      • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Dragoman Overland will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
      • The following cards are accepted for Dragoman Overland tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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