+251 930 099360

Day trips form Addis Ababa

Day Trips From Addis Ababa

Day Trip to Blue Nile Gorge

Day Trip to Blue Nile Gorge

Overview Itenerary Map
Day Trip to Blue Nile Gorge

The Blue Nile Gorge is situated 225kms north of Addis Ababa. This majestic and massive gorge is the most captivating gorge in Africa. It is traversed by a tortuous road with spectacular views in places, and a pair of bridges cross the river - the new Japanese suspension bridge handles traffic while the Italian original is now used by shepherds. The area has a magnificent, captivating physical feature and natural beauty.


The "Portuguese Bridge" -The view in this area is simply breathtaking, with a waterfall and a deep gorge leading down to the Jemma River valley. It is also a habitat of several rare birds (lammergeyer, Abyssinian ground hornbill, endemic banded barbet, Abyssinian woodpecker and much more) and endemic Gelada baboons.

Copyright © 2023 Walkin Ethiopia Tour and Travel