Semien Mountain National Park

Simien Mountains Ethiopia ToursSimien Mountains National Park is one of the national parks of Ethiopia which ocated in the Semien (North) Gondar Zone of the Amhara Region. Its territory covers the Simien Mountains and includes Ras Dashan, the highest point in Ethiopia.

It is home to a number of endangered species, including the Ethiopian wolf and the walia ibex, a wild goat found nowhere else in the world. The gelada baboon and the caracal, a cat, also occur within the Simien Mountains. More than 50 species of birds inhabit the park, including the impressive bearded vulture, or lammergeier, with its 10-foot (3m) wingspan.

Awash National Park

Awash National Park Crocodile Decouvrir Ethiopie TourAwash National Park spans across the southern tip of the Afar Region and the northeastern corner of the Misraq Shewa Zone of Oromia. This park is 225 kilometers east of Addis Ababa (and a few kilometers west of Awash), with its southern boundary along the Awash River, and covers at least 756 square kilometers of acacia woodland and grassland.

The Addis Ababa - Dire Dawa highway passes through this park, separating the Illala Saha Plains to the south from the Kudu Valley to the north. In the south of the park the Awash River gorge has amazing waterfalls. In the upper Kudu Valley at Filwoha are hot springs amid groves of palm trees.

Bale Mountains National Park

Bale Mountains Red Jackal Ethiopia ToursNominated in 2009 to the World Heritage Tentative List, Bale Mountains National Park (BMNP) is a national park in Ethiopia with one of the highest incidences of animal endemicity of any terrestrial habitat in the world. The park encompasses an area of approximately 2,150 km2, and is divided into five distinct and unique habitats: the Northern Grasslands (Gaysay Valley), Northern Woodlands (Park Headquarters), Afro-alpine Meadows (Sanetti Pleateau), Erica Moorlands, and the Harenna Forest.

The park is known for being home to the largest populations of both the endemic and endangered Ethiopian wolf (Canis simensis) and mountain nyala (Tragelaphus buxtoni), as well as the endemic Bale monkey (Chlorocebus djamdjamensis) and giant mole rat (Tachyoryctes macrocephalus).

Nechisar National Park

Nechisar National Park Mountain Nyala Decouvrir Ethiopie TourNechisar National Park (also spelled as Nech Sar) is one of the national parks of Ethiopia. Nechisar / Nech Sar, which translated to "White Grass" in English is located in the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region (SNNPR) immediately to the east of Arba Minch.

Its 514 square kilometers of territory include the "Bridge of God" (an isthmus between Lakes Abaya and Chamo), and the Nechisar plains east of the lakes. Park elevations range between 1108 and 1650 meters above sea level.

Abijatta-Shalla Lakes National Park

Abijatta Shalla Lakes National Park Decouvrir Ethiopie TourAbijatta-Shalla National Park is one of the National Parks of Ethiopia which is located 200 kilometers south of Addis Ababa to the east of the Ziway–Shashamane highway. The park contains 887 square kilometers including the Rift Valley lakes of Abijatta and Shalla. The two lakes are separated by three kilometers of hilly land. The altitude of the park ranges from 1540 to 2075 meters, the highest peak being Mount Fike, which is situated between the two lakes.

Besides the two lakes, the primary attraction of this national park are a number of hot springs on the northeast corner of Lake Abijatta, and large numbers of flamingoes on the lake.