Wonchi Crater Lake
Key information: Wonchi Crater Lake
The following has been recommended by Blue Skies Ethiopia - many thanks. Any further thoughts, anyone?? Magnificent landscape, volcanic hot springs surrounded by lawns and shade trees awaits you in Ambo, source of Ethiopia's famous mineral water. Between the town of Ambo and Weliso you will see Wonchi - the Switzerland of Africa. Lake Wonchi is beautiful, studded with islands and peninsula with alpine vegetation. There's a small monastery (St. Kirkos) on its island. After to Lake Tanganyika, the water in Lake Wonchi is the purest in Africa. Tours to this fascinating place can be fully tailored and customized from a minimum of 2 days and one night.
- Walkopedia rating84
- Natural interest16
- Human interest8
- Negative points0
- Total rating84
- Length: Variable
- Level of Difficulty: Variable
This walk description page is at an early stage of development, and will be expanded over time. Your comments on this walk, your experiences and tips, and your photos are very welcome.
Other accounts: share your experiences
Your comments on this walk, your experiences and suggestions, and your photos are very welcome. Where appropriate, you will be credited for your contribution.
Anyone planning an expedition to this place should see further important information about this walk.
Responsible travel matters, a lot. How you travel will make a real difference - for better or worse. PLEASE consider this when making plans. Read more