Settlement of Nomadic Tribe
Ancient Rock Paintings
Did you know that Somaliland was an internationally-recognized country ...for 5 days?
They have not seen any terrorist attack since 2008 and Somalia as a whole has half of the world’s camel population.
Pickup from Hargeisa airport
Transport to your Hotel
Meet the rest of the team
Free time to explore the city
Breakfast at the hotel
Visit local camel market
Hargeisa War Memorial
Suga Bacadlaha (Lively Market)
Agricultural town of Arabsiyo
The rock art site of Dhagax Khoure
Gabiley, one of Somaliland's oldest towns
Visit the first university in Somaliland.
Jufo, the nomadic settlement.
Explore rock art dating back 5,000 years.
Architecture from both the Ottoman and British periods
Enjoy some time on the beach
Further explore Berbera
Visit the ruins of Ferdusa
Free time and departure
The morning is free to relax
Transfer to the airport for your flight
What's included ?
Airport pick-up and drop-off
All meals on the trip
Escort - Armed security
English-speaking local guide.
Tips for local guides
Visa ($60 USD)
Frequently Asked Questions
What if I am a solo traveler and book a shared room?
That’s absolutely not a problem! You will be paired with another like-minded solo traveler and share the room with him/her.
We try our best to pair travelers of the same gender but in the odd case you might have to share a room with a traveler of the opposite sex or in rare cases share a triple room
How does the booking process work?
Your spot will be secured as soon as we receive your deposit payment. This deposit is refundable up to 10 days after your booking but after that, we can not refund you the deposit. You will receive an invoice for the balance payment 9 weeks before the trip starts.
To know more about our booking policy, please check our
What if I want to arrive a bit earlier or leave later than the set trip dates?
If your time allows, you might want to enjoy a few more days in the country. If you want some activity recommendations, feel free to drop us a message. We’ll be happy to help. We can also assist you in booking your extra hotel nights if you need.
What is the minimum/maximum number of participants ?
We do have a guarantee of departure for this trip.
And we take a maximum of 12 people + crew for each tour.
What about visa?
You will get your visa on arrival. The cost is around 60 USD and needs to be paid in cash.
Is it safe to travel to Somaliland?
Yes, we can travel safely in Somaliland. There are some areas to avoid but our local team there knows perfectly the situation in the different parts of the country, and always takes safety as the top priority. An armed escort will accompany the group along the journey.
What should I bring for this trip?
The essentials for this trip are: light but covering clothes, sun protection (hat, sunblock, glasses, scarf), cash to pay for food and souvenirs.
How much cash should I bring on this trip?
ATMs are not available in Somaliland. We recommend bringing enough cash to pay for extra food, souvenirs, or to give tips to the local team. The equivalent of 200-300 USD should be plenty enough (unless you plan to buy some more expensive souvenirs).