- Tour Duration: 15 Days & 14 Nights
- Tour Specialty: Culture & Nature
- Transportation: Surface with Land Cruiser.
Day 1: Be met at Bole International airport by our guide to be transferred to your hotel. Over night in Hotel.
Day 2: Drive to Harar 550 km from the capital, en route visit the Awash National Park. It is a Park full of Oryx. Arrive in Harar and accommodation in hotel.
Day 3: City tour in Harar. Visit the famous walls of Harar and its big and colorful market o/n hotel.
Day 4: Drive towards Nazareth. Arrive in Nazareth and accommodation in hotel.
Day 5: Drive to Awassa, on the way visit the Abijata-Shala park, arrive in Awassa and accommodation in hotel.
Day 6: Drive from Awassa to Yabelo, Visit the fish market on the shore of lake Awassa, drive towards Yabelo and visit on the way Sidama decorated huts and their plantation of false banana from the trunks of which they prepare their local bread called Kotcho. A visit to a Borana village just a few km from Yabelo.drive to Yabelo and transfer to hotel.
Day 7: Yabelo - Konso, Drive towards Moyale, the Ethio-Kenya border to visit a crater salty lake where the Borana people extract their salt using sticks and employing their traditional system. Returning towards Yabelo drive to Konso, arrive in Konso and accommodation in hotel.
Day 8: Konso - Turmi Visit a Konso village, people famous for terrace agriculture and wood handcraft ship, in the afternoon visit a village of the Erbore, people linguistically belonging to the great family of Oromo, arrive in Turmi, over night hotel.
Day 9: Turmi - Omorate - Turmi, Drive early in the morning to the people of Desenech, cross by boat the Omo river to visit the village of the Desenech, back to Turmi for lunch and visit one of the most beautiful nomadic markets in the Omo Valley o/n hotel.
Day 10: Turmi – Karo – Turmi – Hummer.
Day 11: Turmi-Jinka.Drive to Jinka,on the way visit different tribes such as Karo people who are known for body painting if it is market day visit market. Overnight hotel.
Day 12: Jinka - Mursi - Jinka, Go to the Mursi in the morning, people with unique customs and traditions. Especially Mursi women who practice the use of lip plates made of clay whose size determine the beauty of the lady who wear it. Return to Jinka o/n hotel.
Day 13: Jinka - Arbaminch, on the way visit the market of Key, where one can see the tribes of Hammer, Benna and Tsemay. In the afternoon visit a Tsemay village. Arrive in Arbaminch and accommodation in hotel.
Day 14: Arbaminch, in the morning go to Nech Sar National Park which name means White grass in Amharic, where zebras, gazelles, antelopes, the endemic Swaynes heart beast and other animals are found. A panoramic view shows the two lakes of Arbaminch, Chamo and Abaya. In the afternoon a boat trip on Lake Chamo to visit the spoken-about huge crocodiles of Chamo reaching as long as 8m considered as one of the hugest crocodiles of Africa. Hippos are seen here easily o/n hotel.
Day 15: In the morning drive from Arba Minch to Addis, after fare well dinner fly back home.
- Single Supplement 177USD
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