day 1 Arrival in Addis and transfer to the hotel with check-in. If time does allow it, we will go on a city tour until dinner-time.
(achievements: transport from the airport to the hotel in Addis; accomodation at a hotel in( x) standard double room with private bath; city tour; dinner; welcome drink)
day 2 Today we will fly from Addis to Makale; transfer to the hotel.
(Breakfast; transfer; local dep.-tax; dinner; accomodation at a hotel)
day 3 Start with 4x4 vehicles via Bere Ale to lake Assale (Amadela); camp
(from today until day 11: transport in 4x4 trucks; guides, cooks, security; accomodation in camps; permits; some tips; full board)
day 4 After breakfast we will drive from Amadela along site the Danakil "Alps" to the foot of the volcanoe Erta Ale.
day 5 In the night start to the caldera of Erta Ale (613 ) - the luggage will be carryed by camels; camp
(additional local guide; camels for luggage)
day 6 This is a full day at the volcano; camp
day 7 Another full day (#3) at the volcano; camp.
day 8 After breakfast we will hike down from Erta Ale to the base camp.
day 9 From Erta Ale base camp we will drive back to Lake Assale; camp.
day 10 Visit of the saltmining and the Danakil desert; camp at Amadela.
day 11 Early morning drive and excursion at Dallol; camp
day 12 From Lake Assale drive back to Makale; hotel in Makale; dinner at a restaurant
day 13 Flight from Makale to Addis. Transfer to the hotel and dinner at a restaurant.
(Breakfast in the hotel; transit to/from the airport; dinner)
day 14 Transfer to the airport; flight from Addis to Germany arround evening - arrival next day
(Breakfast in the hotel; tips; citiytour; transit to the airport)
(x) If accommedation in one particular hotel is not availiable, equal accomplishment will be given. Further more we reserve the right to change the program if necessary.
Not included achievements:
Journey (flights) to/from Ethiopia); payments for a visa; departure- and airport-tax; your personal shopping and expenditures; all food not included in the achievements of VEI.