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I camped on the shore of Lake Shala many many years ago

This is not a recent visit but the message I am sending is timeless. Lake Shala in Ethiopia's Rift... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2015
JonathanSuch2013
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Stunning

The view from Abiatta-Shala National Park over Lake Shala and Lake Abiatta is stunning. On your way... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2015
stephjm88
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27 Apr 2015
“I camped on the shore of Lake Shala many many years ago”
13 Apr 2015
“Stunning”
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Reviewed 27 April 2015

This is not a recent visit but the message I am sending is timeless. Lake Shala in Ethiopia's Rift Valley is a fantastic tourist destination. When I used to visit as a boy in the late 50's early 60's it was fairly safe. We just...More

3  Thank JonathanSuch2013
Reviewed 13 April 2015

The view from Abiatta-Shala National Park over Lake Shala and Lake Abiatta is stunning. On your way in to the National Park, you can get an informal guide who walks you around and you can see antelope, warthogs and ostritches. It's quite sad because the...More

2  Thank stephjm88
Reviewed 21 January 2013

The best time to get there is early in the morning when the steam and early sunrays give beautiful photo opportunities. However, the park gates open much later and the bureaucracy prevents you to enjoy the best bird watching time.

2  Thank George D
Reviewed 11 January 2013

This is the deepest lake among Riftvalley lakes. It is the most attractive lake with Islands and silent activities on and around this lake. If it's potential utilized properly, I think this must be the most beautiful lake of riftvalley lakes. I heard, a resort...More

4  Thank Borana N
Reviewed 26 December 2011

Wonderful Bird life, Quiet and peaceful surroundings. Beautiful Landscapes, Lovely People.

10  Thank carlotortora
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