Awash National Park is located 225km east of Addis Ababa. In the middle of this amazing tourist attraction lays a dormant volcano of Fantale.
Wildlife and Safaris in the National Park
There is a long list of animals in the Awash National Park. Some of them are Zebra, Cheetah, Leopard, Serval, the Beisa Oryx, Wild Pigs,Soemmerrings Gazelle furry waterbuck, Salts Dik-Dik the Giant Tortoise, Aardvark, Caracal, Reedbuck, Baboons, Klipspringer Hyrax, the Colobus Monkey, Crocodile and Hippopotamus.
Bird Life in the National Park
There are over 300 bird species in the Awash National Park. The list of the birds in the park can be referred to in the parks headquarters.
An interesting thing to do for a tourist visiting Awash National Park is rafting.