Trekking in the Simien Mountains for 6 Days

Fly to Gondar, see Gelada Baboon, Geech, Jinnbar river, Saha and other sites.

Duration: 6days

Day 01: Fly to Gondar and then drive to the magnificent worth seeing Simien Mountain National Park and camp at Sankaber 3250m, today you will see a group of Gelada Baboon in a very close range.

Day 02: Set off for Geech 3580m, this will take between 5-6 hours.

See the Jinnbar River and falls, cross the river later in the day. And then, ascend for about an hour to Geech, which is full of Giant Lobelias.  The scenery is wonderful.

Day 03: Climb nearby Imetgogo 3926m. From Imetgogo see all the surrounding countryside and walk to Saha 3750m and Qadadit to get other perspectives.  In Qadadit see lots of Gelada baboons. Return to Geech, and late in the afternoon; walk towards the Jinnbar Falls to get a great view of the sunset.

Day 04: Today, walk to Chenek 3620m, about 5-6 hours. Cross valleys before coming to Chenek, this is situated on the escarpment among plenty of Giant Lobelias and wonderful views of the lowlands. Here one may be able to see the elusive Walia Ibex.

Day 05: Look around Chenke and drive to Gondar

Day 06: Fly back to Addis