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The Simien Mountains National park occupies a surface area of around 180 km sq. The park, situated between 4,430 and 1,900 meters, boasts varied flora including the endemic Lobelia rhynchopetalum, small groups of perpetual flowers, Helichrysum, and the striking Kniphofia foliosa. Visiting the Simien Mountains will allow you to explore the pinnacles, valleys and wildlife of this stunning region. The beauty of the ranges can be discovered by following century old footpaths, and don’t forget to look out for the Gelada Baboons who reside here amidst the local pasture lands.