Abune Yosef, Lalibela

4.4
#12 of 39 in Parks in Ethiopia
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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  • the hike start near Lalibela, the first night we spent at a hut of a family at elevation 3,800m then we continue to the top of the mountain and spend the second night at another family hut. Addisalem ...  more »
  • I was one of the friends that joined “Rama088” on the 3 day, 2 night trek to Abune Yosef (See review by “Rama088”) - I can also attest that Tazeb was an incredible guide. Tazeb ensured our comfort, sa...  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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