Awash National Park

Travel Ethiopia and visit Awash National Park!

When you travel Ethiopia to Awash National Park you will be visiting  the oldest and most developed wildlife reserve in Ethiopia. Featuring the 1,800-metre Fantail Volcano, extensive mineral hot-springs and extraordinary volcanic formations, this natural treasure is bordered to the south by the Awash River and lies 225 kilometers east of the capital, Addis Ababa.

Those who travel Ethiopia for the wildlife will be happy to visit Awash as the wildlife here consists mainly of East African plains animals, but there are now no giraffe or buffalo. Oryx, bat-eared fox, caracal, aardvark, Columbus and green monkeys, Anubis and Hamadryads baboons, klipspringer, leopard, bushbuck, hippopotamus, Semarang’s gazelle, cheetah, lion, kudu and 450 species of birds all live within the park’s 720 square kilometers.

Awash National Park is ideal for those travel Ethiopia seeking wildlife, nature and adventure.