Experience one of the geologically most active areas on the planet and some of the most awe-inspiring landscapes the Danakil Depression tour has undoubtedly the most spectacular landscapes in Ethiopia. This depression has its origin in the rifting process which formed the Red Sea and the African Rift Valley. It contains the only permanently active volcano in the world, the Erta Ale.Travelling through this volcanic area means immersing yourself in another planet, walking around salt lakes and sulphur formations. If you are a real adventurer and do not mind high temperatures (50-60ºC /122-140ºF), this is your ideal destination. You will be charmed by the long camel caravans transporting salt bars to the highlands and by the proud and nomadic Afar tribe since Biblical times. This trekking and nature tour includes a hike near the Erta Ale mvolcano and a visit to the colourful formations of Dallol, the deepest part of the Danakil Depression.