Omo Valley


Omo Valley

Code – RT 040
Arbaminch and Omo valley tribes

Code RT 040
Duration10 days
Transportationsurface
SitesArbaminch and Omo valley tribes

Day 1

Arrive Addis Ababa, welcome eremony and transfer to hotel. O/ n hotel.

Day 2

Drive to Arbaminch. O/ n hotel.

Day 3 Tour the Nechsar National Park to see the endemic animal sywanes hartebeest, zebra, other animals with abundant bird species and the village of Dorze people.  O/ n hotel.
Day 4

Drive to Jinka en route visit tribes of konso and Teshmay. O/ n hotel.

Day 5

Excursion drive to Mago national park and the tribe of Mursi that are known by Donga (stick) fighting performance. O/ n hotel or camping Mago national park.

Day 6

Drive to Turmi via Dimeka to see different tribes altogether if it is market day. O/ n camping/ lodge.

Day 7

Drive to Omorate and cross the Omo River to see the tribe of Dassanech. O/ n camping / lodge.

Day 8

A.M drive to Murielle; visit the Karo people that known by body paintings,
P.M visit the Harmer’s. O/ n camping / lodge.

Day 9

Drive to Arbaminch on the way visit the Arbores tribe. O/ n hotel.

Day10

Drive to Addis Ababa via the rift valley Lakes; Night departure.

Code – RT 041
Arbaminch and Omo Valley

Code- RT 041
Duration- 7 days
Transportation surface
Sites Arbaminch and Omo Valley

Day 1

Arrive Addis Ababa, welcome ceremony at the airport; transfer to your hotel. O/ n hotel.

Day 2

Drive Addis to Arbaminch on the way drive through the Grate Rift valley system, lunch will be held at Shashemene, late in the afternoon arrive at Arbaminch. O/ n hotel.

Day3

Drive from Arbaminch to Jinka on the way visit the interesting Konso Village; then proceed to Jinka, lunch will be held at weyito. O/ n hotel.

Day 4 Make an excursion form Jinka to Mago National park, visit the Mursi people who live behind the Mago National park and make game drive. Late in the afternoon drive back to Jinka for overnight. O/ n hotel.
Day 5 Drive from Jinka to Turmi to visit the Hamer’s people. O/ n lodge.
Day 6 Drive to Arbaminch, late in the afternoon arrives at Arbaminch.  O/ n hotel.
Day 7

Drive from Arbaminch to Addis, then evening departure.

Code- RT 042
Arbaminch, Omo Valley, Yabello, Wondogenet and Addis Ababa

Code- RT 042
Duration14 days
Transportation- surface
SitesArbaminch, Omo Valley, Yabello, Wondogenet and Addis Ababa

Day1

Arrive Addis Ababa, welcome ceremony at the airport; transfer to your hotel. O/ n hotel.

Day2

Drive to Langano on the way visit the crater lakes around Debre Zeyit area, and then proceed to Zeway lake visit the morning fish Market, afternoon visit the Abijata Shalla National Park. O/ n hotel.

Day3

Drive to Arbaminch on the way visit the Alaba Village and the Doreze village at Chencha Mountain, late in the afternoon arrives at Arbaminch.O/ n hotel.

Day4 Tour in Arbaminch morning visit the Nechsar National park, afternoon make boat trip on Lake Chamo. O/ n hotel
Day5 Drive from Arbaminch to Jinka on the way visit the interesting Konso Village; then proceed to Jinka, lunch will be held at weyito. O/ n hotel.
Day6 Make an excursion form Jinka to Mago National park, visit the Mursi people who live behind the Mago National park and make game drive. Late in the afternoon drive back to Jinka for overnight. O/ n hotel.
Day7 Drive from Jinka to Turmi, on the way visit Dimeka, late in the afternoon arrive at Turmi. O/ n camping/ lodge.
Day8

Make an excursion to Omorate; cross Omo River to the Geleb people, visit their village, back to Turmi for lunch. Afternoon make an excursion to Karo village, visit the Karo people who are famous by their body painting. O/ ncamping/ lodge.

Day9 Morning tour in Turmi visit the Hammer village, afternoon will be free. O/ n camping / lodge
Day10

Drive from Turmi to Konso on the way visit the Arbores village. Lunch will be held at Weyito, afternoon visit the Konso village. O/ n camping /lodge.

Day11

Drive from Konso to Yabello, visit the singing wall, bush crow bird, chew bet, and the Borena people. O/ n hotel.

Day12 Drive from Yabello to Wondogenet, up arrival at Wondogenet you will encounter wonderful natural forest and natural spa. O/ n hotel.
Day13

Drive to Addis Ababa, lunch will be at Mojo town and then proceed to Addis. Night enjoy at traditional restaurant with folkloristic dances. O/ n hotel.

Day14 Full day city tour the capital; Night Departure.

Code- RT 043
Arbaminch, Jinka and Trumi

Code- RT 043
Duration- 8 days
Transportation- surface
SitesArbaminch, Jinka and Trumi

Day1

Depart for Arbaminch (505km) through the Rift Valley Lakes. O/ n hotel.

Day2

Leave for Jinka enjoying the extraordinary diversity of cultures. O/ n hotel.

Day3

A.M. drive through the natural forests and undulating terrains across the Mago River and visit the Mursi Villages. Undeniably, the highlight of your Omo Safari will be the visit of the Mursi women who wear clay lip plates; afternoon game viewing at Mago National Park. O/ n hotel.

Day4

Depart for Murielle home of Karo people who are considered the masters of body painting and decorate their bodies with chalk paint often imitating the spotted plumage of a guinea fowl. O/ n lodge.         

Day5

Drive to Turmi the capital of the archetypal South Omo residents, the Hammer people that enjoy body decoration like the other Omo area tribes and wear quantities of colorful beads and clay hair buns with Ostrich feathers. O/ n lodge.

Day6

Drive back to Arbaminch visiting more of the tribal peoples. O/ n hotel.

Day7

A.M. visit the village of Dorze tribe’s who are known for their weaving skill and unique bamboo huts; afternoon boat over Lake Chamo. O/ n hotel.

Day8

Drive back to Addis Ababa; Night departure.

Code –RT 044
Arbaminch and Omo valley tribes

CodeRT 044
Duration12 days
Transportationsurface
Sites
Arbaminch and Omo valley tribes

Day1

Drive Addis to Awassa on the way drive through the Great Rift valley system, lunch will be held at Langano, late in the afternoon arrive at Awassa. O/ n hotel.

Day2

Drive Awassa to Arbaminch and late in the afternoon arrive at Arbaminch. O/ n hotel.

Day3

Drive from Arbaminch to Konso and visit the interesting Konso Village and surrounding attractions. O/ n lodge.

Day4

Drive from Konso to Turmi via the villages of Erbore and Birllie. O/ n lodge.

Day5

Make an excursion to Omorate; cross Omo River to the village of Omo Geleb people, visit their village, back to Turmi for lunch. O/ ncamping/ lodge.

Day6

A.M drive to Murielle; visit the Karo people that known by body paintings and back to Turmi. O/ n camping / lodge.

Day7

Morning visit the Hammer village, afternoon will be free. O/ n camping / lodge.

Day8

Drive to Jinka; then Mago National park and make game drive. O/ n Camping.

Day9

A.M. drive through the natural forests and undulating terrains across the Mago River and visit the Mursi Villages. Undeniably, the highlight of your Omo Safari will be the visit of the Mursi women who wear clay lip plates and back to Jinka. O/ n hotel.

Day10

Drive back to Arbaminch visiting more of the tribal peoples. O/ n hotel.

Day11

A.M. visit the village of Dorze tribe’s who are known for their weaving skill and unique bamboo huts; afternoon boat over Lake Chamo. O/ n hotel.

Day12 Drive to Addis Ababa and night enjoy at traditional restaurant with folkloristic dances; Departure.