Trip reference number: 7732

Trip Operator: Wildlife Worldwide

Wolves & Baboons Of Ethiopia’S Highlands

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Travel off the beaten track and see Ethiopia's most charismatic endemic species - the gelada baboon and walia ibex – whilst enjoying spectacular scenery and comfortable accommodation.

Travelling first to the picturesque Simien Mountains, you can familiarise yourself with a troop of curious gelada baboons as they forage amongst the grasses, and go in search of walia ibex in the Chenek area of the park.

Continuing your journey, travel south to the spectacular Bale Mountains, where amidst wild alpine scenery, you can view of a diversity of wildlife at ease. Spend a day exploring the Sanetti Plateau, which is home to the fascinating Ethiopian wolf, as well as mountain nyala, bohor reedbuck, Menelik's bushbuck and an amazing array of birdlife

By focusing on two key destinations, your overall journey time is reduced, therefore maximising the time spent in each area on your quest for wolf watching and baboons aplenty!

Suggested itinerary

The full itinerary detail is available on our website.

  1. Day 1: Depart UK
  2. Day 2: Arrive Addis Ababa
  3. Days 3-5: Fly to Gondar & transfer to the Simien Mountains
  4. Day 6: Fly back to Addis Ababa
  5. Days 7-10: Fly to Awassa & explore the Bale Mountains
  6. Day 11: Drive to Awassa, fly to Addis Ababa & depart
  7. Day 12: Arrive UK
  • Available*: Oct to Mar
  • Price including flights from/to UK: From £3,595 pp
  • Price excluding international flights: From £2,895 pp
  • Activities available:
    • Nature drive
    • Walking

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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