Cultural Tour of Djibouti

7 Days

This seven day tour of Djibouti highlights Lac Assal a beautiful landlocked aquatic wilderness, the North Circuit (Bankouleh), the South Circuit (Arta Village, Grand & Petite Bara), Tadjourah and the beautiful Sable Blanc Beach.

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Activity
  1. Day 1: Djibouti

    Arrive Djibouti; meet assist and transfer to Hotel

    Meal(s) Included: None
    Overnight at Sheraton Djibouti

  2. Day 2: Djibouti

    After breakfast, depart for a 3 hour city tour and visit;

    • The 27th june square ( former Menelik square)
    • Mosque Hamoudi
    • Mahamoud Harbi square( called also Rimbaud square)
    • Central market
    • Rue des Mouche(African market)
    • Visit the Central Market

    Meal(s) Included: Breakfast
    Overnight at Sheraton Djibouti

  3. Day 3: Lac Abbe

    After breakfast, drive to Lac Abbe, a salt lake fringed with incredible scenery, where limestone chimneys belch sulphur. This landscape is so other-worldly that the classic science fiction film ‘Planet of the Apes’ was filmed here.En route you will visit Grand Barra, the remains of an ancient lake which offers good opportunities for spotting wildlife.

    Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

    Overnight at Tented Camp

  4. Day 4: Foret du Day National Park

    After breakfast, spend the morning exploring Lac Abbe. In the afternoon, drive to Foret du Day national park, a remarkable forest in an otherwise desert country – with monkeys, warthogs, leopards and various other animals.

    Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

    Overnight at Tented Camp

  5. Day 5: Foret du Day – Tadjourah

    After breakfast, go on guided nature walks in the forest before departing to Tadjourah. Tadjourah, a picturesque town on the coast has a distinctive Arabic feel, from the architecture to the people. There is time to explore the town this afternoon.

    Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

    Overnight at Hotel Le Golf

  6. Day 6: Bankoualeh – Lac Assal

    After breakfast, visit the stunning oasis of Bankoualeh with its various waterfalls and gardens. Afterwards visit the Afar village of Ardo, before continuing to Lac Assal – a crater lake and the lowest point in Africa (-150 m) as well as the most saline body of water in the world (up to 40%). It is undoubtedly one of the most spectacular natural phenomena on the continent.

    Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

    Overnight at Tented Camp

  7. Day 7: Lac Assal – Djibouti Town – Depart

    Explore the volcanic region around Lac Assal including Ardoukoba volcano and the hot springs. In the afternoon drive back to Djibouti Town where there will be time to explore. Afterwards transfer to the airport for onward flight.

    Meal(s) Included: Breakfast

Trip Includes:

  • Meeting and assistance upon arrival and departure
  • Roundtrip airport/hotel transfers
  • Hotel accommodation in the indicated properties
  • Transportation in private vehicle
  • Experienced tour guide
  • Admission to listed sites
  • Meals indicated
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