Lake Tana

Lake Tana

Things to do - general

The largest highland natural lake in Ethiopia with 3600km2 and the third in size in Africa next lake Victoria and Tanganika .There are more than 30 islands in the LakeTana. most of them is home of churches and monasteries dated back to 14th and 17th century .blue Nile continues its journey to Khartoum not too far from the lake Tana, it forms a big water falls 40metres deep and 400 meters wide ,it was the biggest falls in Africa after Victoria falls but now a day the falls is not as such attractive because of new dam was constructed and 80% of the water was diverted just before the falls to the dam .it highly recommended to visite this falls in between September and November . and on June, July and august will be more attractive .

Unfortunately there are no accommodations at this location at the moment.

Birds View

Birds View

Awash Park, Semein Mountain Park, Bale National Park, Lake Tana
Due to its location close to equator Ethiopia is home of many endemic birds and other migratory bird More info
Historical and Cultural

Historical and Cultural

Semein Mountain Park, Denakil Depression, Harar, Lake Tana, Gonder, Lalibala, Ger'ealta, Axum
This itinerary provided you a visit to all the most fascinating star attraction sites in Ethiopia: I More info

Unfortunately there are no car rental offers at this location at the moment.