Abune Yosef, Lalibela

4.4
#14 of 40 in Parks in Ethiopia
Mountain · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Embark upon a several-day trekking adventure to reach Abune Yosef, at 4,300 m (14,107 ft). Treks up this mountain offer the chance to experience the ancient Amhara culture, which may include listening to some Ethiopian folk songs while sitting around the fire. Simple facilities like restrooms, showers, and overnight guesthouses accommodate trekkers. For the climb, you will need a good equipment and lots of water. Be prepared to hike between 10-18 km (6.2-11.2 mi) in between camps. Add Abune Yosef to your Lalibela travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Lalibela day trip app.
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  • We were trekking Abuna Yosef with Tazeb for 3 days on January 20. Tazeb arranged everything perfectly and according to the schedule (very nice local family that hosts us @ nights, transpiration...  more »
  • I did a trek with local guide Nahom Misgan. We hiked in the Highlands for 4 days and summitted on Abuna Yosef. We stayed in the local Tukals. Nahom is an excellent guide. He is so attentive and...  more »
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  • MOUNT ABUNA YOSEF IS THE SECOND HIGHEST MOUNTIAN IN ETHIOPIA. AND ALSO HAVE SOME ENDOMIC ANIMAL AND BIRDS AROUND THOSE AREA LIKE RED FOX,CHILADA BABOON,ETC .

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