THE SOUTHERN ETHIOPIA TOURS
EMP - 204: CULTURAL& NATURAL ROUTE BY SURFACE
TOUR CODE – EMP/204
DURATION   - ELEVEN DAYS, TEN NIGHTS (Four Days Camping)
DEPARTURE – A.M.

OUTLINE ITINERARY

 

Day 1: CITY TOUR          

Morning city tour of Addis Ababa, visit Entoto Mountains, with very nice view over the capital, and church of St. Marry with adjacent museum of imperial objects. Then back to the city for the national museum overnight hotel.

Day 2: ADDIS - ARBAMINCH

Drive to Arbaminch with some stops with Wolayta people and their enteresting houses, and way of life, and more. Overnight Arbamich in a hotel.

Day 3: ARBAMINCH

Morning Drive to Chencha to visit the Dorze people and their works of weaving for which they are famous for. In the afternoon boat excursion on lake Chamo to view the Hippos and crocodiles. Overnight  Arbaminch in a Hotel.

Day 4: ARBAMINCH - JINKA

Drive to Jinka on the way visit the interesting Konso people and their houses and way of life also the Derashe, Ari, Benna and Tsemay tribes and their way of dressing and hair style, their unique culture and tradition. overnight Jinka in a hotel.

Day 5: JINKA - MAGO

Proceed to Mago National Park and visit the Mursi people on the other side of the park and admire the women inserts a round clay plate to their lips, mens with different number of scarification based on the killing of wild animals or enemies. Overnight camping on the Neri river side at Mago.

Day 6: MAGO - MURULLE

Cross the Karo people region and visit their village of kortcho, with magnificent view over the Omo River. Karo people are famous for their extravagant hairstyle in men and for the different ornaments and painting all over their body for men, women and children, Overnight Camping at Murulle.
  
Day 7: MURULLE - TURMI

Drive to Turmi, visit the very beautiful hammer people with unique hair styles, different cultural traits, ornamental traditions and more. Visit some of very interesting villages and folk dances, if it happens you will see the Hammer marriage ceremonies with unique celebrations, such as bull jumping, and many others, overnight Turmi Camping.

Day 8 TURMI

Drive to Omorate and cross the Omo River by Local boat and visit the Geleb (Dasenech) tribes to see their unique house and their ornaments as well as their life style, sight seeing of the Omo River in late afternoon back to Turmi overnight Camping.

Day 9: TURMI - ARBAMINCH

Drive via Woyto to Arbaminch visit the Ari, Bena and Tsemay tribes, overnight Arbaminch in a hotel.  

Day 10: ARBAMINCH - AWASSA

Early in the morning drive via Wolayta to Awassa, in the afternoon visit Lake Awassa and Amora Gedel and sitght seeing of the city. Overnight Awassa in a hotel.

Day 11: AWASSA - ADDIS

Drive back to Addis Ababa and on the way visit Abayata and Shala Lakes National Park, Langano and Zeway lakes. Overnight Addis in a Hotel and departure.
 

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5,287.50 USD For the whole trip for 4 persons traveling together

The above price includes:
››Transport (TOYOTA LAND CRUISER 4 setter, 1997 Model, Air Conditioned and fully insured)
›› Air Port transfer
    Meal, (breakfast, dinner and soft drink or bottled water on meal through out the trip) 
›› Accommodation (6 nights best available out side of Addis Ababa
    And 2 nights in Addis 4star and Four Days Camping)  
›› All entrance fees
›› Guide, boat, scout, services
›› 10% service charge and 15% government tax
    
The above price DO NOT include
›› Air port tax (20 USD) to be paid up on departure
›› Alcoholic Drinks or extra bottled water for the trip
›› Video and Camera charges if and where applicable
›› Visa Expense
›› Travel insurance

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