Omo Valley-GT 116
Trip type: – Omo Valley
Duration: – 07 night & 08 days
Mode of transport: – Surface & Air
Tour code: – GT 116
Day 01: Arrive in Addis. Refresh and begin your sightseeing of Addis which includes mount Entoto, National museum, Holy Trinity church, Ethnographic museum and Merkato, the biggest open market in East Africa. Overnight in Addis.
Day 02: Transfer to the airport for your flight to Arba Minch. Overnight in Arba Minch.
Day 03: After breakfast, take a boat cruise on the Lake Chamo, the third biggest Lake in Ethiopia. Late in the afternoon visit the Doreze village who are expert in weaving called Shammas. Overnight in Arba Minch.
Day 04: Proceed southwards to Jinka passing through the Konso village, one of the UNESCO site in Ethiopia know by their terracing. Overnight in Jinka.
Day 05: Take a day excursion to Mago National Park to visit the Mursi village. Visit and proceed to the Turmi where the Hamer people lives. Overnight in Turmi.
Day 06: This day you will drive to Murulle where you can find the Karo people, who are expert in body painting. Visit and proceed to Nyangatom people, 17 kms away from the Murulle area. To adore their long and lean bodies, the Nyangatom women wear numerous necklaces and long skirts from goatskins that are richly decorated. Overnight in Turmi.
Day 07: Depart Turmi and proceed to Arba Minch visiting en route the Areobre tribes. Overnight in Arba Minch.
Day 08: You will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to Addis. In the evening attend a folkloric dinner where you will have a chance to taste Ethiopian traditional foods and watch dance of different Ethiopia ethnic groups. Later transfer to the airport for your departure.