Day 01: Drive to Awash National Park
An early morning drive after breakfast will take you to Awash National Park, one of Ethiopia most visited parks. In this park you will have a chance to see different kinds of bird species, so far more than 460 species have been recorded, among them the extremely rare Yellow-throated seed eater ,somber rock chat, francolin, barbet, fish eagle lammergeyer and pygmy falcons ,and the beautiful beisa oryx and soemmering’s gazelles easily seen here. Greater and lesser kudus (particularly in the area called Kudu Valley),defassa, waterbucks, warthogs and black-and- white Columbus, are easily to see Lions, cheetahs, leopards, black-backed jackals, they are rarely seen. Overnight stay in Awash Lodge.
Day 02: Visit Awash National Park
Today you will have full day to explore this National Park. Overnight: Camping.
Day 03: Drive to Sodere Resort
Today after breakfast we drive to Sodere resort center, which is the most popular area, frequently visited by both domestic and foreign tourists. Numerous Birds, and monkeys, can be seen. The Olympic size swimming pool and physiotherapy center is frequented visited by visitors of all ages. Sodere lies along sides of Awash river and feature lush, shady vegetation. Vervet monkeys are live on the resort ground, crocodiles and, hippos may be seen in the nearby Awash river. The hot springs resort, popular for its therapeutic effects. This resort is popular draw for weekenders from Addis Ababa. Other features include a full service restaurant, Hotel and conference center. Overnight : in Sodere resort Hotel.
Day 04: Excursion to Arsi Mountain National
This National Park is found in Arsi and western Arsi zone. The park is sub divided in to 4 blocks. These are dera-Dilfekar, Chilalo-Galema,Kaka and Honkolo blocks, Due to the presence of this blocks the park has different agro ecological zones (Kola, Waynadega and Dega). Arsi Mountain National Park is the nearest park to Addis Ababa than others. Today we visit Dera Dilfekar Block, its 15 k/m from the Sodere resort center in the south west, the block is found in the lowland which is situated in 1300 to 1841 meters above sea level. This makes the block to be visited all over the year. There are about 25 wild mammals and more than 189 birds are recorded. those are dominated by Greater kudu, Lesser kudu, Spotted hyena, Golden back Jackal, Abyssinian hare, Leopard, Warthoge, Grivet monkey, Anubis baboon, Leopard, Grey Duiker, etc, from birds, little bee eater, black wood hoopoe, grey wood peaker, Grey headed sparrow, shinning sun bird, Rupp ells long tailed starling, Red checked corden blue, Speckled mouse bird, ring necked dove, black kite, Long crested eagle, etc. Overnight: in Sodere resort Hotel.
Day 05: Drive back to Addis Ababa via Debre Ziet
Today after breakfast drive to Debre Zeit ,on the way visit two or three crater lakes of Debre zeit, then check in to flight back home.