Tour Code: AETT-08`
Duration: Two days
Transportation: Surface Driving
Awassa which is located 280km south of Addis Ababa is one of the fast growing week end holiday and conference towns in Ethiopia, it takes only 4hour drive from Addis to reach Awassa. Lake Awassa is one of Ethiopia’s most beautiful lakes and is home to a huge population of birds and fish life
Day 1: Morning after breakfast drive south wards passing through Debrezeit, and by the lakes of Koka, Ziway, Langano, Abijata / Shalla and Shashemene. After check into the hotel and lunch break, in the afternoon it is great to spend among the fishermen and watching different water birds including the king fisher.
Visitor can enjoy swimming as most of hotels in Awassa have a swimming pool or those guests who would like to walk along the shores of the lake or in the nearby forest can enjoy walking.
Day 2: Bird watchers may like to take an early morning trip to the vibrant fish market, and watch a variety of species. Otherwise you will spend the morning relaxing in the hotel grounds, along the shores of the lake or on a boat. After lunch break in the afternoon drive back to Addis Ababa.