menagesha suba national forest

Day trip to Menagesha Suba forest

Explore Menagesha Suba national forest with the Best Tour company in Ethiopia:

Menagesha Suba Forest, a haven for nature lovers, is a mere 42 km west of Addis Ababa, making it a perfect choice for a thrilling a day trips from Addis Ababa. Established between 1599-1692 by Emperor Zara Yaqob, it’s considered one of the first man-made forests in Africa.

This diverse park boasts a range of altitudes of  3,380-meter Mount Wechecha. Lush greenery surrounds you as you explore, with a variety of indigenous Ethiopian trees like Warka, Wanza, Zigba, Girar, and Tid.

Paradise for Birdwatchers : over 200 species, including 7 endemic to Ethiopia. Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife encounters too – the park is home to the endemic Menelik’s bushbuck, along with bush pigs, leopards, hyenas, monkeys, baboons, and wild cats.

Aone Ethiopia Tours, the best tour company in Ethiopia crafts you the perfect day trips from Addis Ababa, allowing you to experience the rich biodiversity and breathtaking scenery of Menagesha Suba Forest.

Day trip to Menagesha Suba forest
Duration:- day trip
Type of tour:- Hiking  & Bird Watching 
Mode of transport:- minibus

Itinerary overview

Day1:- After we pick our picnic lunch depart from Addis Ababa to the Suba forest En route you will visit the Gefersa dam to see aquatic birds, after we drive 42 km west of Addis Ababa, start the excursion in the forest where you can see the indigenous Ethiopian Big trees and the richest habitat for bird life that include the 7 endemic Ethiopian birds and if you are lucky you will watch wild life’s including the endemic Minilik’s bush buck, after enjoying in this nature paradise drive back to Addis Ababa.

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