9 Days Dinsho, Bale Mountains National Park

Route: Addis Ababa – Awash – Bale Goba – Sof Omar – Langano – Addis Ababa

Note: Itinerary can be amended upon request.


Day 1

Arrival/ Addis Ababa

Arrive in the evening transfer to a chosen hotel.

Overnight – Hotel, Addis Ababa

Day 2

Awash National Park

Morning, drive to Awash National Park. Birding at Lake Beseka (Nearby the park). Birding & game view after having entrance tickets at the head office of the Awash National Park.

Overnight – at chosen lodge/ hotel – Awash Park

Day 3

Hot Springs and Fentalé Crater Lake

Full-day birding in Filwuha Hot Springs, & Fentalé crater.

Overnight – at chosen lodge/ hotel – Awash Park

Day 4

Dinsho and Bale Goba

Drive from Awash National Park to Bale Goba for the Bale Mountains.

Overnight – at chosen lodge/ hotel – Dinsho

Day 5

The Red Fox and the Bale Mountains

Game view and birding in Bale mountains.

Overnight – at chosen hotel – Bale Goba

Day 6

Sof Omar – A spectacular Natural cave

Birding in Sof Omar.

Overnight – at chosen hotel – Bale Goba

Day 7


Drive from Bale Goba to Langano (291km) and birding in the Abijata-Shalla Lakes National Park.

Overnight – at chosen lodge – Langano

Day 8

Shalla – Abijata Lakes

Birding and game view in Abijata – Shalla Lakes National Park and Lake Langano.

Overnight – at chosen lodge – Langano 

Day 9

Langano – Addis- Departure

Drive back to Addis Ababa birding through the Great Rift Valley lakes. Transfer to the airport for your departure in the late afternoon (end of your trip)