Tankwa Ethiopia Tours

Explore to the Exotic People

Tour Overview

Destination: Addis Ababa Ababa -Arbaminch-Netchsar -Lake Chamo -Turmi -Omorate -Mago -Jinka -Yabello-Yirgalem -Langano -Addis Ababa

Tour Code: TT-1028

Duration: 11 Days and 10 Nights

Tour Title: Explore to the Exotic People

Transportation: All surfaces

Ethiopia’s wealth of historic sites and an identity defined by its own history and diverse cultures rather than by colonialism is what distinguishes it from most other African destinations.

The well known historian Conti-Rossini called Ethiopia as “a country of mosaic of cultures.” For the basic reason that, in the country, 83 languages and 200 dialects are spoken and You find these people living in harmony with diversity – all having their own costumes, religions, rituals, festivals, hair styles, songs, dances and arts – all unique in their own way.

We therefore, believe that the following tour programs open an extraordinary opportunity to meet some of the more remote ethnic groups of the fascinatingly diverse areas surrounding the Omo River in South West Ethiopia. So, with our itineraries we will look in to this fascinating region with an aim to learn about the varied ethnic groups who inhabit the region; to list a few- the Mursi, renowned for their lip-plates, the Konso, famous for their terraced farming and the Hamer, famous for their bull jumping ceremony (rite of passage ceremony)


Tour Itinerary

Day 1. Arrive in Addis Ababa & transfer to hotel. Overnight hotel

Day 2. Drive Addis Ababa to Arbaminch. Overnight hotel

Day 3. Visit Netchsar and Lake Chamo. Overnight hotel

Day 4. Drive to Turmi. Overnight Camping

Day 5. Make an excursion to Omorate. Overnight camping

Day 6. Drive to Jinka. Overnight hotel

Day 7. Make an excursion to Mago. Overnight hotel

Day 8. Drive Jinka to Yabello. Overnight hotel

Day 9. Drive Yabello to Yirgalem. Overnight hotel

Day 10. Drive Yirgalem to Langano. Overnight hotel

Day 11. Drive back to Addis Ababa & evening departure.

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