Tour Code: 004 BMET Trekking Tour Program to Bale Mountains National Park
Duration: 5 Days & 4 Nights
5 Days Bale Mountains Tour:_ This tour start from Head quarters of the park/Dinsho but it can be arranged from Addis based on clients request.
First Group:- From 3rd of January 2020
Second Group:- From 10th of February 2020
Day 01. Arrival to Bale Mountains:- Up on your arrival to the park Headquarters meet your organisers and in time for a leisurely afternoon take a hike, possibly spotting two endemic mammals that frequent seen to the area: Menelik’s Bushbuck and the Mountain Nyala. Birds in this area include the Abyssinian Long Claw, the Wattled Ibis, the Black-Headed Siskin, Rouget’s Rail, and numerous other species. 2hrs hike. Overnight Camping. 3000 masl.
Day 02. Trekking Dinsho to Sodota:- Start hiking from Dinsho and enter the National park. While trekking through the park there is a chance to see the rarest canid Ethiopian Wolves and birds of prey. Stop by Habera waterfall for a nice break then heading to Sodota Campsite for Overnight. 3,500masl. 20 km hike.
Day 03. Trekking Sodota to Adeley:- Today after breakfast heading to Adelay across through the web valley area and pass to the wood land part of the national park, chance to see the rare and endangered canid Ethiopian Wolf , Gaint mole rat and endemic birds of Ethiopia. 18km hike. O/night Adelay campsite. 3,400masl.
Day 04. Drive to Sanneti and Harenna Forest:- Morning After breakfast hike down to Dinsho for about 2hrs then meet the vehicle and take a drive to Sanetti Plateau above 4000 meters, with Afro-alpine Moor land, beautiful wild alpine scenery. Take a short hike, Chance to see the rare and endangered Canid species Ethiopian Wolf, Ethiopian Hare, water birds like Blue winged Goose, Ruddy shell duck, Wattled Crane ,many types of rodent families and others. After lunch drive to Southern part of the national park, Harenna forest which is the largest tropical rain forest in the country. you will have an excursion in the forest chance to spot the endemic Bale Monkey, Colobus monkey and numerous bird life. Then drive back to Dinsho for overnight. Overnight Camping.
End of the tour//
Total cost:- 250$ p/person to join a group tour
• All Entrance fees as per the programme
• English speaking tour guide through out the tour
• Professional cook fee with complete cooking equipment
• Table, chair and fire wood at the campsites
• All camping gears fee as per the program
• Packing Horses and Assistances fee during trekking
• All meals and bottled water on the trek
• 1 day Vehicle fee including fuel & driver allowance
• government tax.
• Personal expenses
• Alcohol Drinks