Lasta Mountains: Highland Eco Trekking Tour in Lalibela
Enjoy a lively and intense experience of the real Ethiopian culture with hiking in a wonderful and special spot in this world, right off the beaten tracks. Very conveniently starting right in front of your hotel in Lalibela, the world- famous town which no traveler will miss when visiting Ethiopia.
Personal interactions with the people in the highland farmer communities, visiting mountain monasteries and churches, seeing close Gelada Baboons and Ethiopian Wolves are the highlights of the tours.
per adult from
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Bottled water
- Professional guide
- Accommodation as per itinerary
- Local taxes
- All activities
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
What's excluded :
- Transportation to/from attractions
On our full day hike from and back to Lalibela you will, amongst other things, experience a superb view over our lovely mountains area, called the LASTA MOUNTAINS. On the way you will visit ASHETEN MARYAM, a still active mountain monastery with a cave church... AND this track also offers you the great opportunity having an authentic insight in the Ethiopian farmer’s life. We start early in the morning-in case your hotel doesn't provide breakfast you will meet your trekkingguide at 7am in a local Cafe where you will have a nice, solid beginning of the day. 30-45 minutes later you start your hike directly from there. After 2 minutes you will find yourself already out of town, right above Lalibela, in the nature. On the way to the mountain monastery you will overcome hills in a zick-zack line-the paths have been there for lots and lots years and are the evidence that many feet already ran up and down that paths in order to bring goodies either to the Saturday market in Lalibela or back home, in the mountains. This way is the only connection with the mountaineers and 'the rest of the world' The views are already overwhelming and will make you -apart from the constant going up up ...
• Asheton Maryam Monastery, Lalibela 0116 Ethiopia
• Highland Eco Trekking Tours Ethiopia, Near Maribela Hotel, Lalibela Ethiopia
Departure Point :D31, Lalibela, Ethiopia
Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time :7:00 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.