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Harar, Yabello, Turmi, Jinka, Arba Minch

offered by supplier M21152 (read about supplier)

Key Information:
Tour Duration: 12 - 17 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 9 people
Destination(s): Ethiopia  
Specialty Categories: Sightseeing  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 1769 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 2519 US Dollar (USD)

Tour Itinerary:
- Tour Duration: 15 Days & 14 Nights
- Tour Specialty: Culture & Nature
- Transportation: Surface with Land Cruiser.

Tour Itinerary:

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.

Member discount:
10% discount for InfoHub customer. Request a free gift certificate.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

- Single Supplement 177USD
- This is an all inclusive tour and the price will become cheaper if you travel in a group.

Price Includes:
- Accommodation based on twin bed with breakfast
- Surface transportation with Land cruiser
- Experienced driver & his allowance
- All fuel & lubricants expenses
- Professional guide
- Local guide & scout where needed
- Boat trip on Lake Chamo
- All entrance fees, village & elders payments
- Government tax.

Price Excludes:
- International and domestic flight
- Any personal expenses such as internet, telephone
- Any alcohol drinks
- Meal
- Video camera or picture taking fee
- Services that are not mentioned in the above section.

About This Supplier
Location: Ethiopia
Joined InfoHub: Dec 2011

M21152 is a locally owned tour operator and car rental in Ethiopia that organizes different holidays throughout the country with the help of its qualified guides and drivers. We organize tours, safaris, history and culture, bird watching and wild life, trekking and other alternative tours including car...

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