4 Days Bale Mountains Tour :- This tour stats from Head quarters of the park/Dinsho but it can be arranged from Addis based on clients request
Day 01. Arrival to Bale Mountains
On your arrival to Dinsho town heading to the park headquarters in the afternoon, time for a leisurely afternoon hike, possibly spotting the huge number of endemic antelope families such as: Menelik’s Bushbuck and the Mountain Nyala. Birds in this area include the Blue-Winged Goose, the Spot- breasted Lapwing, the Abyssinian Long Claw, the wattled Ibis, the Black-Headed Siskin, Rouget’s rail, and numerous other species
O/Night Dinsho Lodge.
Day 02. Drive to Sanneti Plateau
In the morning After breakfast, drive to Sanetti Plateau above 4000 meters, with Afro-alpine Moor land, beautiful wild alpine scenery. Chance to see the rare and endangered Canid species Ethiopian Wolf, Abyssinian Hare, water birds like Blue winged Goose, Ruddy shell duck, Wattled Crane and others. Then after lunch continue to the Southern part of the park to Harrena forest which is the largest Tropical rain forest in the country, take a walk to water fall and Bamboo trail.
O/Night Harena Cultural Lodge.
Day 03. Full day at Harenna Forest
After breakfast start hiking in the forest trails to spot the endemic Bale Monkey, Colobus Monkey, birds such as; Yellow Fronted Parrot , Orioles, white checked Turaco and more. hike for 3-4 hrs and also you will visit Manyate Coffee village which is found in Harenna forest, Experience Wild forest coffee beans gathering method , test the organic Coffee inside the forest and more with locals and return back to BML for overnight. On this day we may have a chance to spot Abyssinian Black Manned Lion.
O/Night at Bale Mountain Lodge.
Day 04. return back to Goba.
After breakfast drive back to Goba/Robe town on the way back we will have a chance to see some more birds.