Ethiopia Wildlife Safari Tour Packages

The wildlife of Ethiopia is as diverse as the county's culture. One can see astonishing number of endemic birds, animals, flora and fauna which makes Ethiopia one of the top bio-diversified countries in the world.

Tour Category: Ethiopia Tour Packages
Name of the Tour: Ethiopia Wildlife Safari Tour Packages   
Tour Code: PETEWSTP 01

Detailed Ethiopia Wildlife Safari Tour Packages Itinerary
Day 1: ARRIVAL IN ADDIS ABABA AND FULL-DAY CITY TOUR 
Arrive Addis Ababa and transfer to your hotel accompanied by Paragon Ethiopia Tours' representative. The balance of the day will be at your leisure or for full-day or half-day city tour of Addis Ababa depending on your arrival time and/or interest. Overnight stay in a 3* hotel
Day 2: ADDIS ABABA – AWASH NATIONAL PARK (220 km) 
After breakfast, drive south east of Addis Ababa to Awash National Park, one of the nearest best wildlife sightseeing preference to the capital. This national park is home to Oryx, Colobus and grivet monkeys, greater and lesser kudu, sommering’s gazelles and various bird and animal life. En-route, admire Lake Beseka where one can see different species of birds and the new dormant volcanic ashes at the bottom of Fentalle crater hills.
Overnight stay in a lodge
Day 3: AWASH NATIONAL PARK – NAZRET (133 km)
In the morning, drive around 30km north of the park to see the hot springs there. After a brief visit of the hot springs, drive back to Nazret for your overnight stay. After arrival in Nazret, do excursion to the banks of the Awash River to see vervet monkeys, baboons, a wealth of bird life. If you are lucky, you can see crocs and hippos.
Overnight stay in a 3* hotel    
Day 4: NAZRET – WONDO GENET (182 km)
After breakfast, drive from Nazret to Wondo Genet through part of the Great East African Rift Valley and beautiful and stunning Ethiopia’s landscape. On the way, visit many rift valley lakes and a variety of bird life.
Overnight stay in a 2* hotel
Day 5: WONDO GENET – GOBA (202 km) 
Do an early morning birding as this is an excellent birding spot in Ethiopia, and then drive to Goba for your overnight stay.
Overnight stay in a 3* hotel  
Day 6: DAY TRIP TO SENATTE PLATEAU: 
Today is dedicated for excursion to the Senatte Plateau in Bale Mountains National Park. In this activity, you will have a chance to see Ethiopia’s most important endemic animals such as but not limited to Ethiopian wolf, red fox, Mountain Nyala, Menelik’s Bush Buck, warthogs, and Bohor and red bucks. Massive hagenia and Juniper trees are some of the many flora species you can see at this particular plateau.
Overnight stay in a 3* hotel 
Day 7: GOBA - AWASSA (224 km)
After breakfast, drive from Goba to Awassa, one of the country’s best lakeside cities. After arrival, enjoy your time on the awesome beach at Lake Awassa.
Overnight stay in a 3* hotel  
Day 8: EXCURSION TO SENKELLE SANCTUARY
In the morning, visit the local fish market and the then, drive to Senkelle Sanctuary, home of Swayne’s Hartebeest where the practicality of seeing this animal is 100% guaranteed.
Overnight stay in a 3* hotel   
Day 9: AWASSA – ADDIS ABABA – INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT (275 km)
Retrace to Addis Ababa, do your last minute shopping, enjoy your complimentary Ethiopian dish at a cultural restaurant where you will have a chance to see dances and music from a multitude of different ethnic groups and, finally, be transferred to the airport for your return flight back to home.
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