Gravel in Ethiopia
All over Ethiopia, a net of far-reaching gravel roads and trails lead deep into the remote countryside.
Combined with the wonderful landscapes, the hospitable people and their vibrant culture, they offer an abundance of opportunities for unique gravel adventures, impossible to exhaust. And this makes Ethiopia an attractive destination for gravel grinding.
Customize your tour
Our experts are ready to provide local information, that can help you decide on the optimal tour. And although itinerarties are planned ahead, they can always be changed and adjusted on the way.
We divide gravel tours into three levels:
For the leisure biker daily biking distances can be planned to vary from around 25 up to maybe 40 kilometers. Gravel roads and trails can be relatively easy with limited challending ascends. However, your service car is always ready to assist on long uphills. The biking is accompanied by cultural activities and visits along with shorter hiking tours.
For the well-trained daily distances can be up to around 60 kilometres or more. Gravel roads and trails can be challenging. Good physical condition is an advantage. The biking is accompanied by cultural activities and visits along with other physical activities such as half-day hiking tours.
For the elite biker daily distances can vary up to around 80 kilometres or more. Gravel roads and trails will be challenging with long and steep ascends. Excellent physical condition is a prerequisite. The biking can be accompanied by cultural activities and visits.
Gravel tour examples
Optional extension tours
2-4 day tour by car and by foot
2-3 day cultural visit by foot
THE ROCK HEWN CHURCHES OF LALIBELA
2-4 day cultural visit by foot