Your organization was perfect for us !! I had prepared myself for some "African" delays or "African" miscommunication, but none of this. Taxi was always perfect on time! The transport was comfortable and adapted to our large group!
We had a super trip. Very well organized. We enjoyed! Ethiopia is a beautiful country.
We had a great trip, greatly enjoyed everything we have seen and done. We have done a lot and because of the super good service we always received, it was nevertheless very relaxed and cozy.
We have a very nice and beautiful trip to Ethiopia with Yared Tour & travel. Very good drivers, good food en route and good camping equipment, good jeeps. Our expectation has been exceeded with Yared travel, they have put together a nice program in consultation with us, highlights were for us the Arte Ale volcano and the Dalol plain
Covid-19 safety measures during this trip
This trip is recommended by Yared Tour as a covid-19 safe travel experience in Ethiopia. This means that different aspects of the trip have been carefully considered in terms of physical distancing and hygiene standards. Djibouti is a vast country and the rural areas in particular are sparsely populated.
Day 1: Flight to Djibouti and relax
Early morning you will fly from Addis Ababa to Djibouti. Upon arrival you will meet your tour guide & driver for the coming days.
Day 2: Snorkeling with whale sharks at Arta Beach
In the morning, after breakfast you transfer from the hotel to the harbor. Jump into the speedboat and sail for 45 minutes to 'Plage Arta' or 'Arta Beach'. Here you will discover the extraordinary gathering of the whale sharks around the coast. This morning you will snorkel and swim with these incredible friendly, vegetarian creatures of the sea.
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Day 3: Visit Lac Assal and Lac Abbeh
After breakfast you will drive to Lac Assal, and visit the lowest point in Africa. Lac Assal or Bahr al Assal in Arabic (the sea of honey, located 153m above sea level), is based 107 km from Djibouti city. En route, you will stop and witness scenic views over the lake’s huge canyon, part of the great Danakil Depression.
Day 4: Visit around Lake Abbeh and flight back home
You will wake up with the rising sun, what an amazing way to start the day! Early morning you drive off to one of the small hotsprings around Lac Abbeh, where you can spot pink flamingos gathering around the lake. After the morning spent in Lac Abbeh, you’ll drive back in the direction of Djibouti city. You’ll stop in the small city of Dikhil, where you’ll have lunch in La Palmeraie.