4 days drive to Dire Dawa, Harar, Babile, the valley of marvels, Jijiga and other places.
Duration: 4 days
Day 01: Fly to Dire Dawa and drive to Harar, the two cities are 54km apart. Exploration of the old Walled town of Harar includes; the Harari Museum, Abdullahi Ali private museum, Rimbaud House, the 16th century grand Mosque with its elegant twin towers and slender minaret.
Day 02: Excursion to Babile & the Valley of Marvels
This morning some 30km East of Harar on the Jijiga road make an excursion to Babile and the Valley of Marvels. If the day is Monday or Thursday attend the most interesting Camel market.
Day 03: Drive to Dire Dawa and visit the largest market of Dire Kefira, often attended by rural Oromo and Afar in traditional garb, the Awadai chat market and the Ethio – Djibouti railway station.
Day 04: Fly back to Addis / Drive back to Addis via Awash and Dere Zeyit, about 525km