B22 is a sandy high mountain road

Located in the Amhara Region of northern Ethiopia, B22 is a challenging high mountain road with stunning views.

Road B22

The road is unpaved. It’s 294 km (182 mile) long, running west-east from Weldiya, the capital of the Semien Wollo Zone in the Amhara Region, and Wereta, a town in the Debub Gondar Zone of the Amhara Region, east of Lake Tana. The road tops out at 3.551m (11,650ft) above the sea level. Locally, the road is called the China Road, because the Chinese built it.
Pic: Peter Molnar