Ethiopia is home to unique wildlife, fascinating cultural experiences, and historical locales. The country also offers the chance to see over 850 species of birds, as well as ibex, the gelada baboon, and the Ethiopian wolf. The locales of Axum, Lalibela, and Gondar are home to numerous temples and monuments.
Major Attractions in Ethiopia
The Simien Mountains
The Simien Mountains in the Ethiopian Highlands, also known as the Roof of Africa, are home to endangered animals and vegetation. The sharp peaks and deep valleys of the mountain range offer numerous hiking and trekking opportunities.
The Omo River Valley
Omo River Valley in southern Ethiopia has deep historical roots in exploration and discovery. Over 50,000 fossils have been discovered in the valley, including humans, animals, and fish. A variety of animals including baboons, crocodiles, and numerous species of birds call the valley home.