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Timkat Festival and Omo Valley Tour, Ethiopia

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 11 - 15 day(s)
Group Size: 3 - 10 people
Destination(s): Ethiopia  
Specialty Categories: Festival Tours   Cultural Journey  
Season: January
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 1965 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1965 US Dollar (USD)

You'll be attending the colorful Timkat festival celebration in Addis Ababa. Then, visit the wonderful people of the Omo Valley such as the Hamer, Mursi, Konso, Dorze, Tsemai, Bena, Erbore, etc.

Itinerary:
Day 1, January 18: Arrive in Addis Ababa and be transferred to your hotel.

Day 2, January 19: Half day city tour in the morning. In the afternoon, attend the procession.

Day 3, January 20: In the morning, we will attend the Timket Ceremony. Leisure in the afternoon.

Day 4, January 21: Drive to Arba Minch. En route visit the rift valley lakes and Dorze village. Overnight hotel.

Day 5, January 22: Drive to Jinka. En route have a stop at KEY AFER market to meet the Tsemay, Bena, and Ari tribes with their colorful costumes. Overnight hotel.

Day 6, January 23: Drive to Mago National Park to meet the Mursi tribes with a lip plate and drive back to Jinka. Overnight hotel.

Day 7, January 24: Drive to Turmi with a stop at Dimeka and meet the Hamer tribes in the market.Overnight camping

Day 8, January 25: In the morning, drive to Omorate to meet the Dasenech tribes crossinb the OMO River on a wooden boat. Overnight camping.

Day 9, January 26: Drive to Arba Minch via Erbore village and meet the people there. Overnight hotel.

Day 10, January 27: Drive to Wondo Genet, where you can enjoy the natural hot spring water and many birds in the forest. Overnight hotel.

Day 11, January 28: Drive back to Addis Ababa. Farewell folkloric dinner with dances and musics from different regions. Be transferred to the airport for final departure.

Notes:
Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Prices:
- Per person is 1965 USD
- Single room supplement is 289 USD.

Price Includes:
- Accommodation, 4-star in Addis Ababa and the best available hotels outside
- English speaking guide
- Entrance and village fees
- Meals
- Transportation
- All taxes.

About This Supplier
Location: Ethiopia
Joined InfoHub: Feb 2007

We are professional tour operator based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. We organise hiking and trekking, bird watching, desert adventure, and cultural tours. We also organise other personal interest tours such as, filming and photographing, pilgrimage tours, horse trekking and biking. In addition to the short tours and...

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