The Simien Mountains Trek Itinerary

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Simien Mountains river

Day 1 Addis Ababa

Take to the skies and be sure to grab a window seat on a spectacular flight to Gonder. Get a birds eye view of the Ethiopian plateau before touching down and taking a look at some of the impressive castles built by Ethiopia’s former kings.
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Day 2 Gondar

Take to the skies and be sure to grab a window seat on a spectacular flight to Gonder. Get a birds eye view of the Ethiopian plateau before touching down and taking a look at some of the impressive castles built by Ethiopia’s former kings.
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Day 3 Debark

Hit the road bound for Debark, a tiny village that acts as a gateway to the Simien National Park. After preparing for the trek ahead, take a short walk to a spectacular overnight camping spot.

Days 4-5 Geech/Imetgogo

Walk near picturesque settlements and villages, passing Sankabar and a spectacular waterfall before arriving in our campsite in Geech. The next morning, head for Imetgogo, where dramatic views of gorges and the Simien Mountain Range are bound to stun.

Day 6 Chennek

Walk towards the edge of an escarpment then follow it to the top of Inatye. Be awed by breathtaking views all the way to camp.

Days 7-8 Ambiko/Ras Dashen

Today brings more hills to conquer but with the promise of sipping fresh coffee in a small village before arriving in Sona.

Day 10 Mekarebya

Trek down to the lowlands of the Ansiya Valley, relaxing over lunch before following a picturesque path to camp, which is located near the village of Mekarebya.

Enjoy a day of startling scenery on the trek to Mulit, which is also home to breathtaking views of the area.

Day 12 Gondar

Spend some of the morning walking to Adi Arkay, where we say goodbye to the spectacular Simien Mountains. Return to Gondar and enjoy the luxury of a hot shower and comfy beds.
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Day 13 Addis Ababa

Take a flight back to Addis Ababa, where the trip ends in the evening.