Highland Trekking, Lalibela

Daniel Melese of Highland Eco Trekking Tours writes: I operate a small trekking company in Lalibela. We offer homestay tours in the highland above Lalibela, where our customers get deep into the highlander community, see their way of life, even take part on their daily activity, like: farm on the field, cooking, baking Injera, preparing coffee ceremony, milking … Continue reading Highland Trekking, Lalibela

Hudad Lodge, near Lalibela

Boundless Ethiopia Tours writes: We are sending clients to Hudada Lodge on regular base and they are very satisfied by their service. When I visited the place myself I was impressed by the efforts of Mesfin, the owner, to establish this eco-lodge and how the surrounding local communities where appreciating him. Don’t expect luxury, accommodation … Continue reading Hudad Lodge, near Lalibela

Trip report Jan-Feb 2014

Thanks to Michael Pinet for this wonderfully detailed and informative trip report: We have read and studied the Bradt guide again and again to prepare our 2011 and 2014 trips to Ethiopia and it was the only guide we took with us. We like its thoroughness, accuracy and personal touch. However here is some updated … Continue reading Trip report Jan-Feb 2014

Simien mountains guide recommendation & general tips

Andy Parker writes: I had a fantastic experience with Mulualem Gelaye of Ethiopia Simien Tours when visiting Ethiopia in January this year. I was short on time and only had 4 days to work with, and decided to see what tour companies could offer me rather than my original plan of getting to Debark and … Continue reading Simien mountains guide recommendation & general tips

Simien Mountains with Ethiopia Eco Tour and Trek

John Steinberger writes: My son and I recently took a trip to Ethiopia. We were in Ethiopia for approximately 2 weeks from April 28, 2013 to May 11 2013. Part of the trip involved a trek to the Simien Mountains. Our trip was organized by Ethiopia Eco Tour and Trek run by Addis Yimer. Our … Continue reading Simien Mountains with Ethiopia Eco Tour and Trek