Southern Cultural Route: Journey the Omo Valley


Southern Cultural Route: Journey the Omo Valley: Southern Tribe
Vast Ethiopia Tours is a locally owned and independently run business known as one of the best tour and travel companies in Ethiopia. Vast Ethiopia Tours has expert knowledge of Ethiopia's landscape and culture and offers affordable custom tours.

First Name: Last Name: Email:
Check Availability
Arrive
Depart

Flexible Dates
Adults
Children


Starting at USD $
1,550
per Person







Details of Southern Cultural Route: Journey the Omo Valley, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Sight-Seeing Tours
Details for Southern Cultural Route: Journey the Omo Valley

Activity/Tour


Day 1: Drive Addis to Arbaminch on the way visit pre history Archeological site Tiya where a group of steale stand together continue through wolayta and other Towns overnight Dorze Loge
Day 2: Visit the mountain to nearly 3000m to Chencha, the main village of the Dorze people. Take a local guide to visit the village and learn about the Dorze way of life. See how they weave their huts, textiles and the cultivation and production of the false banana tree from which the Dorze make their traditional bread (kotcho). Afternoon drive to Arbaminch and have a boat trip on Lake Chamo to see hippos , crocodiles and different birds Overnight Paradise Lodge
Day 3:Drive Arbaminch to Jinka on the way visit some interesting tribes such as Ari, Tsemay and others if the fals Thursday you will visit the interesting Key Afer Market Overnight Jinka Resort
Day 4:We will drive visitors through the Mago National Park en route to the isolated Mursi tribe nestled between the Mago and Omo rivers. The Mursi are perhaps the most well known and photographed of the Omo Valley tribes due to the plates placed in their women's lower lip. Spend the rest of the day among the tribe visiting the village and the market Overnight Jinka Resort
Day 5:Get up early to drive five hours south to Turmi. En route, visit the village of Demeka home to the Hamer people where on market day, dozens of tribes from the region converge to barter and trade. Continue the drive to Turmi, the Hamer's most important village. In the evening, visitors may witness a marriage ceremony as well as Hamer's cultural dance known as the evangadi dance. Have dinner and spend the night in the comfortable Turmi Lodge
Day 6:After breakfast drive to Murulle to see the Karo culture, one of the smallest tribes in the Omo valley numbering some 1000 and are known for their body paint and face masks. The tribe's two main villages are located along the Omo river where they subsist on growing maize and sorghum. We then return in the late afternoon to Turmi to relax in the Turmi Lodge.
Day 7:The final day excursion from Turmi leads west some 70km to Omorate. Here visitors will experience the austere conditions of the Omorate tribe and the Dassanech people living on the other side of the Omo river. Visitors can take a small boat across the river to see this tribe, originally nomadic by nature now living in dusty huts constructed mostly from tree branches. Overnight Turmi Lodge.
Day 8:Drive Turmi to Konso, The Konso people are famous for their villages and community cooperation to work together and protect one another. The village registered as world heritage by UNSCO Overnight Konso Kenta lodge
Day 9:Leave the Omo valley area and drive eastwards through the Great Rift Valley to the town of Yabello, located in Borena territory. In this region, visitors can see how salt is extracted from the Elson salt flats and possibly visit a 'singing well' where the Borena people sing while extracting water from the earth Overnight in Yabello Motel
Day 10:Get up early to leave the dry climate of the deep south for the lush Ethiopian highlands on the main road to the town of Yergalem. En route pass through Yerga Chefie, known throughout Ethiopia as having the highest quality coffee. After a half day's drive, relax and enjoy the views from the Aregash Lodge, located in a beautiful forest teeming with birds and primates.
Day 11:Drive Aregash Lodge to Wondo Genet on the way visit the interesting city of Hawassa, the lake and surroundings proceed to Wondo Genet and spend the night Wondo Genet Resort
Day 12:On the tour's final day, we will make our way back to Addis Ababa passing through the lakes of the Great Rift Valley. Enjoy lunch at a resort on the banks of Lake Langano, one of the most popular and swimmable lake you can have a wonderful time there. shopping before a farewell dinner in one of the city's many cultural restaurants.transfer to the Airport to fly back to home

Typical Day


no typical date. you book this tour Any time the year

Age range, type of group


Any age

Sleeping and meals


� All hotel accommodations on the basis of availability and meals

Policies & Restrictions


There is no policies and restriction

Rates


$1750USD per person

Other Information


This price includes:
� All hotel accommodations on the basis of availability and meals
� Toyota Land Cruiser, fuel, insurance and driver
� All transfers and visits according to the itinerary
� Boat trip on Lake Chamo and Omo river
� All entrance fees at museums, churches, archeological sites, national parks and villages.
� Professional tour guide who speaks fluent English (or other languages upon availability)
� Fees for local guides and scouts in parks and villages
� All service charges and government taxes
This price does not include:
� Tips
� Laundry services
� International flights, visas or other related taxes.
� Alcoholic drinks
� Payment to take video or photos

Discounts Offered


If you are more than 4 people

Email Owner For More Information »





Similar Listings You May Be Interested In

Sight-Seeing Tours in Ethiopia | View More...

'Your getaway to visit Ethiopia'
From USD $
500
per Person

'Your getaway to visit Ethiopia'
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Sight-Seeing Tours - ELMI Tours Ethiopia PLC is one of the most well established tour operator company in Ethiopia combine every services to give you the very best of Ethiopia. The past is the beginning of the future! Come with us and experience how it all began!...

Classic North Historical Route
From USD $
2,450
per Trip

Classic North Historical Route
Ethiopia Sight-Seeing Tours - Ethiopia is one of the most exciting countries in Africa, a nation that is overflowing with history and culture yet quietly keeps its charms to itself, devoid of the visitors one might expect. This tour explores Ethiopia’s historic northern region ...

Omo Valley Discovery
From USD $
2,314
per Trip

Omo Valley Discovery
Ethiopia Sight-Seeing Tours - Introduction The Omo Valley in Southern Ethiopia is a little visited area of Ethiopia containing some of the most colourful tribes and ethnic groups. The fascinating costumes, colourful ceremonies and celebrations, arts, crafts, music and dance of t...

tour to Ethiopia
From USD $
70
per Night

tour to Ethiopia
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Sight-Seeing Tours - Mystery Ethiopia Tours offers package tours to Ethiopia ,trekking&hiking,historical tour,cultural exploration,game viewing,fishing,logistic support to film makers and much more....

Adventure holidays in Ethiopia
From USD $
99
per Night

Adventure holidays in Ethiopia
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Sight-Seeing Tours - Ethiopia, the only country in Africa never to have been colonised, possesses a cultural heritage that is unsurpassed by any country on the continent. Visit Ethiopia to see historic sites, ancient churches, and meet some of Africa's most remote tribes...

NETWORK Travel and Tour

NETWORK Travel and Tour
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Sight-Seeing Tours - NETWORK Travel and Tour the best Ethiopian tour operator, specialize in dankile depression, Earta ale, Lalibela, Omo valley cultural tour, trekking in Simien, historical tour to Lalibela, Gonder, Bahir dar and Gonder, Bale trekking, Coffee tour....

Ethiopian Highlight Tour with Moses Covenant Tours
From USD $
110
per Night

Ethiopian Highlight Tour with Moses Covenant Tours
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Sight-Seeing Tours - Moses Covenant Tours has been established by young Tourism specialists who has excellent occurance over decades.We offer a specialized sight seeing Tours to North Ethiopia (Historic Route),Siemen & Bale Mountains Tours, Harar and to the Omo Valley....

Maz Ethiopia Tour
From USD $
1,143
per Trip

Maz Ethiopia Tour
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Sight-Seeing Tours - Maz Ethiopia Tour: is one of a privately owned national tour operator established in the year 2009 G.C. The name “MAZ” refers to the first three letters of the name of the owner and has a complementary meaning in Southern Omo Valley Tribes ....

Royal Ethiopia Tours
From USD $
150
per Person

Royal Ethiopia Tours
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Sight-Seeing Tours - Royal Ethiopia Tour and travel is privately owned enterprise, its roots firmly planted in the beautiful Mother Cities of Addis Ababa and Mekelle, ETHIOPIA. With over 8 years combined industry experience, with the mission of planning and organizing un...

KING DAWIT TOURS ETHIOPIA- Abyssinia  birds tour
From USD $
1,600
per Night

KING DAWIT TOURS ETHIOPIA- Abyssinia birds tour
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Sight-Seeing Tours - The Grand Tour to admire Abyssinia endemic birds Duration:-10 days /9 nights With a professional guide specialized in birding. Vehicle Type: up on the number of pax (4x4 or van) Ethiopia has more than 835 species of birds...

Accommodations in Ethiopia | View More...

Hotel Damu Addis Ababa
From USD $
49
per Night

Hotel Damu Addis Ababa
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Hotels & Resorts - Hotel Damu is new modern Hotel very well equipped by European standards.The hotel has a bar and a restaurant, TV Lounge, 24-hours reception and shuttle service. All rooms are features Mini Bar, safe in the room, internet access and bathtub.........

Jrome Guest House In Addis Ababa
From USD $
25
per Night

Jrome Guest House In Addis Ababa
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Youth Hostels - Jrome Guest House In Addis Ababa is a new guesthouse not far from the airport....

Panorama Hotel
From USD $
96
per Night

Panorama Hotel
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Hotels & Resorts - Panorama Hotel is a four star hotel built in 2008, sporting 48 comfortable guest rooms for budget travelers and 17 luxury but accessibly priced suites ...


Activities, Adventures & Tours in Addis Ababa | View More...

Inspiring  vacation escapes to a Land of beauty
From USD $
150
per Night

Inspiring vacation escapes to a Land of beauty
Ethiopia Hiking & Trekking - Lintos Travel, located at the heart of Addis, takes pride in planning unique vacation for our customers, offering exotic destinations. Our clients receive a peaceful vacation without, free from the worries normally associated with travel in Africa....

Trekking in Ethiopia/Semien Mountain trekking

Trekking in Ethiopia/Semien Mountain trekking
Ethiopia Hiking & Trekking - Trekking and Hiking in Ethiopia's Semien Mountain and Bale Mountain National parks are the most an unforgettable experience. This activity will help you spot so many endemic mammals of Ethiopia, bird species and different floras....

Travel to Ethiopia
From USD $
600
per 3000

Travel to Ethiopia
Ethiopia Hiking & Trekking - Fest Ethiopia Travel & Tour is a specialized travel and tour service provider based in Ethiopia offering air ticket sales, online hotel reservations, car hires, travel and tours online antique item sales to its clients worldwide....


Nature & Wildlife in Ethiopia | View More...

Ethiopia Bird Watching Tour
From USD $
150
per Night

Ethiopia Bird Watching Tour
Ethiopia Birdwatching - Ethiopia is bird watchers paradise. The Bale Mountains, the Rift Valley lakes and Awash Park are the most important places for birding. Ethiopia has about 862 species of birds. Contact us and we'll take you very close to the birds....

Addis Tour
From USD $
1,680
per Person

Addis Tour
, Ethiopia Eco Tours - Addis Tour and Travel is an Ethiopian based Tour Operation, Travel Agent, and Car Rent Company. Our expert multilingual tour guides can make a good adventure holiday into a fantastic one....

 Tour operators in Ethiopia/Passion Ethiopia Tours
From USD $
140
per Night

Tour operators in Ethiopia/Passion Ethiopia Tours
Ethiopia Birdwatching - Passion Ethiopia Tours (PET) offers uniquely customizable travel accommodations for any budget and itinerary you may have in mind. Type of service and tour we provide:Historical, cultural..into the Omo Valley, Bird watching, trekking, hiking,... ...


Personal Growth in Ethiopia | View More...

Meskel Festival Tour-a cultural tour to Ethiopia
From USD $
1,996
per Person

Meskel Festival Tour-a cultural tour to Ethiopia
Ethiopia Cultural Experience - Step back in time and celebrate Ethiopian Meskel the way it has been celebrated centuries and centuries back. You will be amazed to witness how ancient historical traditions and unique African culture have been preserved in an incredible manner....


Browse 115 Other Listings in Ethiopia





Advertise Your Accommodation or Travel Services


Create A ListingGreat Vacations & Exciting Destinations Listing
Add a full-page listing promoting your accommodations, tours or travel services to customers on our network of travel sites. Your listing page can have up to 26 images, unlimited text, interactive map, availability calendar, ecards, photo-gallery and more.
Rates From US $17 Per Month    » View Details

Search Vacation Ideas





Disclaimer: Information provided through RealAdventures website, newsletters, emails or other services has been provided directly by the companies and/or individuals owning or offering the products/services. RealAdventures does not guarantee or warranty the accuracy of the information contained herein. It is the sole responsibility of the user to ensure the accuracy and clarity of any posted material and to determine the suitability of any service for their particular needs or requirements. Likewise, it is the responsibility of advertisers to determine the suitability and credit worthiness of potential customers prior to any transaction.


Listing # RA-1184881