Hot Spring Tour Ethiopia

The volcanic activity in the Ethiopian Highlands and the Great Rift Valley has formed many hot springs in different parts of the country. Hot springs, which form from geo-thermally heated water, offer an excellent place to relax and get wet.

Ethiopians believe the hot springs act as a cure for many ailments. Locals also regard some of the hot springs as holy sites and use them for bathing and recreation. Recommended hot springs to visit are located in the Great Rift Valley are: Sodore Resort, Awash National Park hot spring, Lake-Abijata-Shall National Park, Wolayta Humbo, Burkto at Awassa, where as in the highland part Addis Ababa Spa enterprise, Gidabo at Yiregalem, Wondo Genet, Ambo, Woliso and Wanzaye.