Simien Mountains - Ethiopia

The Semien Mountains lie in northern Ethiopia, north east of Gondar. They are a World Heritage Site and include the Semien Mountains National Park. The mountains consist of plateaux separated by valleys and rising to pinnacles. The tallest peak is Ras Dashen (4,543 m); other notable heights include Mounts Biuat (4,437 m) and Abba Yared (4,460 m).Notable animals in the mountains include the Walia Ibex, Gelada Baboons and a few Ethiopian wolves.The Semiens are remarkable as being one of the few spots in Africa where snow regularly falls. First mentioned in the Monumentum Adulitanum of the 4th c

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ak9597
Date: 2008-02-05 20:30:29

Ethiopia is really amazing place. Places with old history, wonderful mountains, traditional ethnics at the south. At this image gallery you can see old temples at Lalibela, pictures from Timkat celebration, photos from Bahar Dar, Gonder, Aksum, Harar, Simien mountains and Omo Valley – people from tribes Mursi, Arbore, Hamar, Karo. And much more.




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