` Ethiopian National Parks http://bestethiopia.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=section&id=7&layout=blog&Itemid=85 Wed, 24 May 2017 08:05:27 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management en-gb Mago National Park http://bestethiopia.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=58:mago-national-park-&catid=52:gamella-np&Itemid=103 Mago National ParkMago National Park

Located on the eastern bank of the Omo River, it is 2162 sq km in area. The abundance of wildlife in the park is equally fascinating as the Omo Park.Within dense acacia scrubs, rolling grassland and deserts, birds dart in and out and the game roams freely.Like in the Omo Park area accessibility is very difficult in this region.

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Gamella NP Tue, 16 Sep 2008 21:47:21 +0000
Gambela National Park http://bestethiopia.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=57:gambela-national-park&catid=52:gamella-np&Itemid=99 Gambela National Park

baro riverLocated about 600 kilometres from Addis Ababa on the river Baro, Gambela has a strange history. From 1902 until it was captured by the Italians in the Second World War, it was administered by the British, the only part of Ethiopia to be so governed,

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Gamella NP Tue, 16 Sep 2008 21:45:00 +0000
Omo National Park http://bestethiopia.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=56:omo-national-park&catid=51:omo-np&Itemid=104 Omo National Park

omo national parkOmo National Park, located in the south-west on the west bank of Omo River, is 870km south-west of Addis Ababa. It is one of the most beautiful national parks in Ethiopia.

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Omo NP Tue, 16 Sep 2008 21:41:54 +0000
Nech Sar National Park http://bestethiopia.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=55:nech-sar-national-park&catid=50:netch-sar-np&Itemid=98 Nech Sar National Park

Nech Sar National ParkSituated 510km south of Addis near the town of Arba Minch, in between Lakes Abaya and Chamo.A wide variety of plains game roams freely amongst 514m2 of savannah, dry bush and groundwater forest,

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Netch-sar NP Tue, 16 Sep 2008 21:40:28 +0000
Bale Mountain National Park http://bestethiopia.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=54:bale-mountains-national-park&catid=52:gamella-np&Itemid=101 Bale Mountain National Park

bale-mountains-national-parkLying south-east of Ethiopia, Bale Mountains National Park covers 2400 square kilometers (1488 square miles) covering wide range of habitats and ranging in altitude from 1500 to 4377 meters

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Gamella NP Tue, 16 Sep 2008 21:38:44 +0000
Abyata-Shala Lakes National Park http://bestethiopia.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=53:abyata-shala-lakes-national-park&catid=47:abijjata-shalla-np-&Itemid=102 Abyata-Shala Lakes National Park

Lake AbijjataAbyata-Shala Lakes National Park is formed by the twin lakes of Abyata and Shala. It has a total area of 887 square kilometers (550 square miles) in size, of which 482 square kilometer (300 square miles) is water.

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Abijjata-Shalla NP Tue, 16 Sep 2008 21:37:10 +0000
Awash National Park http://bestethiopia.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=52:awash-national-park&catid=44:awash-np&Itemid=97 Awash National Park

Awash National ParkAwash National Park, 211 Kms east of Addis Ababa cover 827 square kilometers (319 square miles). The park takes its name from the Awash River which marks the park’s southern boundary. The rivers last gesture is the salt lake, Lake Abbe, on the Ethiopia-Djiboutian border.

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Awash NP Tue, 16 Sep 2008 21:35:35 +0000