Wenchi Crater Lake, Ambo

#3 of 12 in Parks in Oromiya Region
Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Make your way through the lush forest to Wenchi Crater Lake. Once an active volcano, the caldera now contains water in which you can swim and admire the scenic green cliffs rising all around. Alternatively, take a hike in the hills overlooking the lake, where you'll see waterfalls and natural springs. Traverse through intact nature, farmlands, and nearby villages. A short boat ride takes you to one of the islands in the crater, home to a 13th-century monastery. Using our international travel planner, Ambo attractions like Wenchi Crater Lake can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This was my fourth visit to Wenchi, with Quest Ethiopia Tours who consistently ensure I have an enjoyable and memorable time here. We camped again on the peaceful shores of the mirror-glass water...  more »
  • I visited Wenchi Crater with my parents. The only thing that is great is the view. We missed the ticket office and parked 1 km further on the parking lot. 10 men were around us immediately, offering.....  more »
  • I lack the words to properly describe the beauty and magnificence of this place. A must see area.
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