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2 Night 3 Days to Danakil Depression Tour

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What to Expect

Day 1: Day 1, Activity Drive to Erta-Ale

Stop At: Erta Ale, Active volicano Afar, mekele, 6611 Ethiopia
•In the morning after breakfast, our agent will pick you guys from the airport or your hotel and meet the group you will Join.
•On this day drive to the basecamp of Erta-Ale Volcano, after arrival around 6 pm arrange what you need for a night hike to the top Volcano. It will be 3-4 Hours hike up. visit the volcano (Erta-Ale) around 11:30pm
•Overnight sleep in Erta-Ale

Duration: 6 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch: Picnic lunch, your chose of food will be packed for you.
• Dinner: A private cook will make dinner, all kinds of food and you can request what you like.
Accommodation included: Camping (sleep outside with stars)

Day 2: Day 2, Activity Hike back to basecamp and drive to Hamedella (Dallol)

Stop At: Erta Ale / Dallol, Erta Ale and dallol Ethiopia
•Woke 5 am, visit the volcano again with a beautiful sunrise and then hike back to the basecamp, here meet the team and have breakfast then start driving to Hamedella (Dallol)
•After arrival visit camel caravans and sunset at lake Asale.
•Overnight Sleep in Hamedella

Duration: 12 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast: A private cook will make breakfast all kinds of food and you can request what you like.
• Lunch: Picnic lunch, your chose of food will be packed for you.
• Dinner: A private cook will make dinner, all kinds of food and you can request what you like.
Accommodation included: Camping outside with stars

Day 3: Day 3, Activity Visit Dallol and drive back to Mekele

Stop At: Danakil Depression, 0125 Ethiopia
•After breakfast drive to Dallol colorful land and hike to the top where you will see the sulfur lakes and colorful land.
•After the visit back to the cars, then visit Salt mountain and the salt worker with camel caravans.
•After the visits drive back to Mekelle. You will be back around 5 pm
•Here we will drop you to the hotel or the airport.
This will be the end.

Duration: 4 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast: A private cook will make breakfast all kinds of food and you can request what you lik
• Lunch: Picnic lunch, your chose of food will be packed for you.
Accommodation included: Not Included
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Important Information
Departure Point
Mek'ele, Ethiopia

Traveler pickup is offered
We will be happy to pick you from the airport or any hotel or place you will be staying.


  • Makale Airport, Mek'ele Ethiopia
Departure Time
7:00 AM
3 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 2x Breakfast
  • 2x Dinner
  • 3x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 3 nights
  • Entry/Admission - Erta Ale
  • Entry/Admission - Erta Ale / Dallol
  • Entry/Admission - Danakil Depression
  • Local Flights
  • Baggage insurance and Travel insurance.
  • Tips
  • Other personal things and things not mentioned
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


About the operator

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