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2-Day Excursion South to Awassa/Hawassa/

2-Day Excursion South to Awassa/Hawassa/

Category: Short Holidays

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Day 1: Depart south via the Rift Valley to the town of Awassa.
On the way, visit the birds on Lake Ziway, including one of the largest birds, the marabou stork. Afterwards, visit the ostriches in Abiatta-Shala National Park. Lake Shala, with its deep blue waters is the deepest lake in Ethiopia at 236m. Finally, we continue to Awassa for overnight at Wabe Lewi Hotel.

Day 2: Visit Fish Market and drive back to Awassa
Early morning, take a boat trip on Lake Awassa to visit the hippo pods and the local fish market where you can see the fishermen working their trade. Additionally, there is wonderful birdlife in the area. Before returning back to Addis, we will stop in Wondo Genet for a dip in the hot spring pool and a hike in the local forest with the monkeys and, hopefully some baboons. You will also have an opportunity to visit a local village as well. Finally, we drive back to Addis Ababa for a late afternoon arrival.

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