This long-standing favourite with our clients who prefer an individual tour, combines the best best- known of Ethiopia's historical attractions with its two chief hotspots for endemic mammals and birdlife.
Stops of historical interest include Bahir Dar, Gondar and Lalibela.
Scenery is unbeatable, from the awe-inspiring Simien and Bale Mountains to the panoramic Rift Valley Lakes and the Blue Nile Falls.
Ethiopia has among the largest complements of endemic mammals and birds of any African country, so for those keen to experience an incomparable blend of natural history, culture and historical highlights, this is a wonderful option to choose. We can tailor it to
suit individual interests and requirements.
Accommodation is comfortable throughout, including the best lodge in the country, Bale Mountain Lodge.
Our excellent, experienced, knowledgeable, professional English-speaking guides and capable drivers, will ensure that you are superbly taken care of.
The itinerary can be done all year except in July and August, when the lodges in Bale and Simien Mountains close for the rainy season.