Simien Mountains National Park

Simien Mountains National Park The Simien Mountains National Park covers 179 sq km of highland area at an average elevation of 3,300 meters. Ras Dashen, at 4,620 meters the highest peak in Ethiopia, stands adjacent to the park. Within this spectacular splendor, three endemic mammals can be visited here, WALIA IBEX, Ethiopian RED FOX, and GELADA BABOON as well as klipspringer, and Bushbuck. Birds such as Lammergeyer, Augur Buzzard, Verreaux’s Eagle, Kestrel and Falcon also soar above this mountain retreat. UNESCO has recorded as as a world heritage site and is often compared with a Grand Canyon in the USA.

It is one of the most scenic and ideal places for trekking and camping in the country