Ethiopia

Wolkefit Pass

Wolkefit Pass is a roller coaster ride in Ethiopia

Wolkefit Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.905m (9,530ft) above the sea level located in the Semien Gondar Zone of the Amhara Region, in Ethiopia.

Erta Ale volcano

The dangerous and not recommended journey to Erta Ale volcano

Located in the Afar Region of northeastern Ethiopia, the terrible road to Erta Ale volcano may be one of the worst roads in the world, in one of the most inhospitable regions on Earth. The drive is extremely dangerous (landmines, terrorism, malaria, extreme weather, kidnapping, banditry and armed assaults), making travel difficult and dangerous.

Mount Bwahit

Mount Bwahit is one of the highest drivable roads in Africa

Mount Bwahit is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.437m (14,557ft) above the sea level, located in the Semien Mountains in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia. The road to the pass, just some meters above the summit, is one of the highest roads of Africa.

Blue Nile Gorge

The curvy road through the Blue Nile Gorge

Located on the boundary of Amhara and Oromiya regions, in Northern Ethiopia, the Blue Nile Gorge is a series of gorges to a depth of some 1.500m (4,900ft).

Lalibela Road

A road trip to Lalibela, in Ethiopia

Lalibela is a town in Ethiopia, known for its monolithic churches built during the reign of Lalibela, king of the country, at an elevation of 2.541m (8,336ft) above the sea level. It’s located in the Lasta Amhara Region, in the northern part of the country.