Discover the Bale Mountains

Great for wildlife and hiking enthusiasts, this 4 day adventure into the Bale Mountains works great with a more extensive tour of the south. Enquire about this trip if you'd like to include it as part of a larger itinerary.

4 Days


Discover the Bale Mountains - 4 - $378

Trip Summary and Itinerary Map

  • Visit the beautiful lakes Ziway and Langano
  • Discover the wildlife of the Bale Mountains. 
  • Spend an evening at the incredible Bale Mountains Lodge. 
  • Explore the city of Hawassa. 

Landmarks visited on Discover the Bale Mountains

Operator's Itinerary

Day 1 - The adventure begins!

Starting from Addis, a 4 hour drive takes you to Langano. En route, visit the birds and hippos of lake Ziway. 

Drive (4 hrs) Addis Ababa to Langano, en route visit Lake Ziway.

Day 2

Drive (5.5 hrs) Langano to Bale Mountains, en route hike at Bale Mountains NP Headquarter in Dinsho.

Day 3

Full day visit Bale Mountains National Park.

Day 4

Drive (5 hrs) Bale Mountains to Hawassa. Flight Hawassa to Addis Ababa. Enquire about this module if you’d like to include it as part of a longer holiday.

Prices, Departures and Inclusions

Prices are per person for 4 pax. 

This trip can run as a group trip, with prices starting from $378 per person for a complete group. If you are looking to join a group or you are a solo traveller we will help to form likeminded groups of travellers. Please let us know your travel plans.

The trip can also run on a private basis to fit around your plans. Departures may be tailored and can be set up on a date of your choice. Please note that there is a higher price for smaller groups. Please enquire for further details.

Transport by 4WD.


  • Road transport by standard 4WD with English speaking driver/ guide, including fuel, driver allowances and accommodation.
  • Accommodation based on double/ twin room sharing.
  • Meal plan bed and breakfast.
  • Fees for entrances, local guides, compulsory scouts/ security personnel for activities mentioned in the itinerary.
  • All government taxes for the services included in the tour price.


  • International flights and visa fees.
  • Domestic flights.
  • Lunches and dinners, unless stated as included above.
  • Activities not mentioned or stated as optional in the itinerary.
  • Fees for photos and video.
  • Other personal expenses, souvenirs, tips and gratuities, etc.

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