Why to Ethiopia?
The joy of traveling is that it can be enjoyed virtually anywhere in the world. Indeed one of the best recommended countries for all breathtaking scenery, rugged but majestic mountains, exotic flora, fauna ( mainly endemic mammals, birds, plants) and pristine cultural diversity maintained by perpetual history is undoubtedly Ethiopia.
Located in the north eastern Horn of Africa, equidistant to the equator and the Tropic of Capricorn, Ethiopia is the oldest nation in Africa.
Its bedrock belongs to the earth’s first continent, a continent known by geologists as Gondwanaland. Africa forms the largest intact remnant of this.
Lucy, the oldest hominid, whose remains were found in Ethiopia’s part of the Great Rift Valley in the place called HADAR, lived among her companions. Being huge, Ethiopia represents an amusing natural, cultural and historical diversity.
Its favourable climatic conditions and landscape make Ethiopia the home of bird life and mammals. After the rains, it is decked with flowers and with more native plants than most countries in Africa.
The country is endowed with peerless geological formations, varying from 116 meters below sea level that is the radiant sulfuric inferno. The Danakil Depression to the alpine peaks that rise to 4620 meters in the rugged Semien Mountains only the phenomenal Great Rift Valley cuts Ethiopia in two, forming a series of marvelous lakes, thriving with opulent in all life forms.
Ethiopia’s awe-inspiring diversity is well represented in our tailor-made and package tours. There are options of an exciting adventure, off-road safaris, mobile camping, guided trekking as well as cultural. Prices range from budget to family, luxury and truly exotic vacation travel!