Omo Valley Tour

Omo Valley Tour

Overview


Duration: 8 Nights and 9 Days

Accommodation: 4-star hotel in Addis Ababa and best available accommodation outside of Addis

Tour Start: Addis Ababa

Tour End: Addis Ababa

Price: To be quoted

Guide: English Speaking

Highlights:

  •  Take a boat trip on Lake Chamo
  •  Admire the traditional houses of the Dorze tribes
  •  Witness the communal life of the Konso tribes
  •  Visit the Kay Afer Market
  •  Experience the unique culture of the Mursi tribes
  •  Immerse yourself in the cultures of the Hamer and Karo tribes
  •  Explore the vibrant and colorful market days in the Omo Valley
  •  Relax on a trip to Lake Langano


Trip Summary:

Embark on a comprehensive cultural journey through Ethiopia's South Omo Valley with this 9-day tour. Discover the best that the region has to offer, as we delve into the tribal cultures and traditions that make South Ethiopia so unique. Starting in Addis Ababa, we'll make our way south, visiting Arba Minch, Konso, Jinka, and Turmi along the way. Immerse yourself in the diverse cultural aspects of the Omo Valley, where we'll encounter the Gurage, Dorze, Konso, Mursi, Ari, Hamer, Karo, Benna, and other fascinating tribes. Experience the rich tapestry of traditions, rituals, and daily life that define these communities.

Included


  • Meet and greet service at the airport, including assistance with hotel transfers.
  • Accommodation in selected hotels, with double/twin room sharing.
  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner, with one soft drink per meal per person.
  • Two bottles of water per person per day during car transfers.
  • Comprehensive touring program, including entrance fees as per the itinerary.
  • Services of local guides.
  • Professional English-speaking national guide throughout the trip.
  • Transfers and ground transportation using air-conditioned mini buses, including fuel expenses.
  • Boat trip on Lake Tana to visit monasteries and churches on the islands, as well as on Lake Chamo.
  • All necessary government taxes.
  • Porterage fees at the airport and hotels.
  • Coffee ceremony and honey wine drinks.
  • Traditional farewell dinner in Addis Ababa.

Excluded


  • International flights and incidental meals, snacks, and drinks
  • Travel insurance
  • Fees for video filming and photography
  • Personal expenses and alcoholic drinks
  • Laundry expenses
  • Telephone calls and tips for tour staff
  • Any expenses not listed in the inclusions section

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