Things to do in Ethiopia
Trekking on the peaks of Ethiopia
The majestic highlands of Ethiopia offer some exceptional trekking experiences. The Simien Mountains and Bale Mountains are common favorites, and the Community Trekking trails set up in the Northern part of Ethiopia offer world-class treks while supporting local communities.
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Salt caravans of the Danakil depression
The thick warm air, the hazy sky and the rugged empty mountains that gradually give way to the immensity of a white, shimmering salt desert all leave the traveller in awe of this cruel yet fascinating landscape. Overlapping the Afar region of northeastern Ethiopia, Eritrea and Djibouti, this is the lowest point in Africa and one of the hottest places on Earth.