Coffee Tour to West and South Ethiopia

Simien Mountains trekking

Overview


Day 1
  • Drive from Addis Ababa to Jimma via Woliso
  • Meet at the hotel in Luzern for a welcome meeting
  • Evening walk in Luzern and dinner together
  • Overnight stay in Luzern
Day 2
  • Journey to Keffa, the birthplace of Arabica Coffee
  • Visit coffee farms and the coffee union in the Keffa area
  • Taste the best coffee from this region
  • Drive back to Jimma
  • Overnight stay in Honey Land Hotel, Jimma
Day 3
  • Day trip to Bebeka, the largest coffee farm in Ethiopia
  • Visit coffee farms in the Bebeka area
  • Taste the best coffee from Bebeka
  • Drive back to Jimma
  • Overnight stay in Honey Land Hotel, Jimma
Day 4
  • Drive to Awassa via Sodo
  • Enjoy the scenic views of evergreen coffee farms and other farms along the way
  • Overnight stay at Haile Resort or similar, Awassa
Day 5
  • Travel to Yirga Cheffe
  • Visit coffee farms and the coffee union in the Yirga Cheffe area
  • Taste the best coffee from Yirga Cheffe
  • Continue driving to Yirgalem town
  • Overnight stay at Aregash Lodge, Yirgalem
Day 6
  • Day excursion to Aleta Wendo
  • Visit coffee farms and the coffee union in the Aleta Wendo area
  • Taste the best coffee from Aleta Wendo
  • Drive back to Yirgalem
  • Overnight stay at Aregash Lodge, Yirgalem
Day 7
  • Return drive to Addis Ababa with a stop for lunch in Ziway
  • Optional visit to the Ethiopian Commodity Exchange (ECX) if time allows
  • Attend a farewell party at a cultural restaurant with traditional dance in Addis Ababa

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