Known as one of the hottest, driest, lowest places on earth, the Danakil Depression is an utterly unbelievable landscape that has to be seen to be believed!

A land of bubbling sulphur pools, active volcanoes, stunning salt lakes and the traditional culture of the Afar people, this place really is amazing!

We offer 3 Day and 4 Day tours to the Danakil Depression.

All prices include entrance fees, local guides and scouts, 4wd aircon transport within the Depression, camping equipment, camping fees, food, water and pick up / drop off from the city of Makele.


3 Day = $300 USD per person
4 Day = $350 USD per person


Why not add a guided day tour to the amazing Tigray Churches onto your Danakil adventure? Departing from Makele, these incredible rock churches make the perfect accompanying tour to the Danakil Depression if you truly want to see the dazzling diversity of Ethiopia. For more information see here.

Alternatively, why not head to the historical city of Axum after your Danakil Depression trip? We can add end of tour transport to Axum, 1 night accommodation there, as well as a guided day trip around this city onto any Danakil Depression for just $65 USD per person. For more information see here.