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Danakil Depression Tour 3 days

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What to Expect

Day 1: Mekele - Erta Ale

Stop At: Erta Ale, 6611 Ethiopia
The expedetion will depart From Mekele at 10am and arrives at the camp site at 5pm shortly after the sunset the 4 hours trekking will began and once arrive at the volcano and spend as long as possible in the rim you will camp 100m away from the rim of the creator.
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight camping In Erta Ale

Day 2: Erta Ale - Hamedela (Lake Asale)

Stop At: Dalol, 135 Ethiopia
After breakfast in Erta Ale we will drive for 6 hours to HamedEla where you will visit the salt flats and camel caravans in lake Asale near HamedEla.
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight camping in HamedEla in bamboo beds

Day 3: HamedEla - Dalol mountain - Salt mountains - Mekele

Stop At: Dalol, 135 Ethiopia
in this day a 20 minute drive will take us through the salt flats to Dalol mountain to visit the colorful volcano activity in Dallol mountain, Sulfuric acid ponds, traditional salt excavation methods, Salt canyons, swimming in the sinkholes of Lake Asale and so on.. final at lunch time we depart back to Mekele and arrive in Mekele at 04:30pm. End of Tour
Duration: 6 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered


  • Makale Airport, Mek'ele Ethiopia
3 days
  • 2x Breakfast
  • 2x Dinner
  • 3x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • Entry/Admission - Erta Ale
  • Entry/Admission - Dalol
  • alcoholic drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a strong 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 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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I did a 7 Days trip to North Ethiopia including Danakil Depression, Tigray churches & Lalibela with BorAle tours and Travel. all went according to the plan and I cant recommend this guys enough, my driver Mogos who pick me from LLI airport and my guide og made everything easier
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Key Details
  • Erta Ale Dalol and 1 more
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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