Three days extension that offers to the trekking lovers the opportunity to live an intense experience with the local community: Tesfa organizes several trekking circuits using guesthouses managed by the community. They are clean accommodations, but very simple and with sharing toilets.
The trekking in the region of Tigray is a medium difficulty itinerary, suitable for people that are used to walk. Over the beautiful landscapes of Tigray and the relaxed rural life, the itinerary is enriched with visits to some rock hewn churches.
It is easy to combine it with North itinerary by land and by air, the route starts at about 60 km from Axum going towards Mekelle.
1- Axum- Erar. 3 hours walk with rise and falls. Guesthouse.
2- Erar – Shimbretty. Around 5 hours walk with rise and falls. Guesthouse.
3- Shimbretty- Addigrat. 4 hours walk up to the vehicle and then transfer to the city. Hotel
Personalization and extensions
– The itinerary can be extended for 2 more nights on a sometimes demanding path.