Arba Minch is a city set at the base of the Great Rift Valley in the southern region of Ethiopia. Arba Minch is Amharic for 40 springs seeing as it has 40 bubbling hot streams from underground.Travel to Arba Minch any time of the year and enjoy close up wildlife views and hiking adventures. You can also enjoy fishing at the lakes in the city.
Guests can access the city through Arba Minch Airport. The Ethiopian Airlines have five daily flights to Arba Minch. Comfortable buses can also take you all the way to the lake town from the capital city, Addis Ababa.
One of the most popular attractions in Arba Minch is Forty Springs. Visit Forty Springs and climb over rocks and trees in search for the numerous springs and thereafter visit the Nechisar National Park. The park presents up close views of wildlife and hundreds of bird species. In addition, explore the spectacular landscape and clear blue waters on Lake Chamo. Its northern shores boasts white sandy beaches that are covered by sunbathing crocodiles.