Semera – Hamede Ela Drive to Hamedela via Afdera
Danakil depression is a dream like another planet can exist to see here on earth. It is full of different unpleasant natures with a barren environments and hard to imagine human can live there. The trip departs from Semera at 9:30 am in the morning. You drive about 4-5 hours to Hamedila via Afdera. Afdera is a small town in Afar region with a population about 10000 peoples. Danakil has favorable conditions, rocky coast, sustenance uncomfortable place, unpleasant, not offering hospitability regions of the world, but it has many enchanting natures and different kind of colors with elements rich of minerals with a lot of salt water springs and bubbling oil lakes. It has different places with different point of altitudes below sea level. They are lying more than 100 meters below sea level. After you eat your lunch in the town Afdera and proceed to Hamedilla. On the way you will see a different outstanding landscapes and the local people’s culture and their beautiful way of life style. Taking your sun set time in the salt lake Assale (-121 below sea level) and overnight Hamedilla.
Walk around pits and craters
Early morning drive to Dalol which has many different water springs. The sulfur lake, oil lake, salt mining area with camel caravans, salt mountains etc.. You look all the sites and watch how the salt digging from a ground and loaded to camels in the mining place. And visit each places following the guides and with the local people knows the place very well. Drive back to Semera.
The Tour Includes
⦁ Transport latest model Toyota with Experienced driver throughout the Tour.
⦁ Experienced English Speaking Guide throughout the tour .
⦁ All Entrance fees and licenses as per the program.
⦁ Accommodation and all meals throughout the tour.
⦁ Plenty bottles of water
⦁ Surface Transport expense with four wheel drive Land-cruiser including fuel expense and drivers allowance
⦁ Local guide service for the afar region as per the program.
⦁ Cooking, camping equipment,
⦁ Scout and police service in Afar Region as per the program.
⦁ Experienced cook throughout of the tour as per the program.
⦁ Government Taxes-VAT.
⦁ Minimum of 2 cars per trip with local security.
For the duration of the trip we are responsible for all meals, water, entrance fees, accommodation, security and transportation.
Fees, entrance to the visiting places and permission to the region
New model landcruser cars with professional long time adventure place drivers
Enough bottles of water
Professional English speaking guides and assistant guides
A convenient arrangement of full of expenses like food water and shelter
Security and scouts per the targeted places
Cooks, assistant organizers
Number of cars depends on the group but 3 peoples per car