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Duration: 12days/ 11nights
Tour type: Tribal
Day1: Arrival Addis Ababa
On arrival at Bole international airport, you meet our staff and will be transferred to the hotel (if night arrival in Addis Ababa).
Day 2: Addis Abeba to Arbaminch
Am drive to Arbaminch, Forty springs, and en route visit Melka Qunture archeological site, the 2nd open air museum in Africa, housed varies fossils and skeletons which date bake to 1.7 million yours old. Overnight Hotel
Day 3:Full day Arbaminch
Am drive up to the hill, chencha (Dorze) village, are well-known by their traditional weaving, Huds, huts, which resembles gaint bee lives. Back to Arba mince, visit vechsar N.P, with enoroumes mammals and birds like; Swayne’s hart beast, Burchelle Zebra and francolins, bustard, hornbills and many more. Visit crocodiles, hippos & water birds particularly pelicans by boat crossing on Lake Chamo. Overnight hotel.
Day 4: Arbaminch –Jinka
Early in the morning, drive to Jinka, on route visit Tsemei, Air & Banna Tribes.Over night hotel.
Day 5: Jinka –Mago National park–Mursi village
Moring drive to Mago national park, on the way spot different mammals and birds. Procced to visit the mursi tribes, women put clay discs /rounds plates/ in to their lower lips for beautification. Back to Jinka for overnight, hotel.
Day 6: Jinka -Turmi Early morning drive to turmi ( Hammer tribes) on route enjoy Demeka market (Tuesday & Saturday),the Ari,Banna,Hammer,karo & Murssi tribes get together. Overnight hotel.
Turmi is a center of Hammer tribe, omotic language speaker. Am drive to Murelle to visit the Karo tribes and their village, very known by body paintings & scarification.Late afternoon explore the typical village of Hammer, specialists of hair styling. Overnight hotel.
Day 8: Turmi –Yabello
Drive to Yabello, on route visit the Arbore tribes. Overnight hotel.
Day 9: Yabello_El Sod _wells_Yabello
Am drive to visit the Borena peoples (salt extracting) from deep hollow & pm drive to Dubluk for singing wells. Overnight hotel.
Day 10: Yabello _ Awassa
Drive to Awassa en rout visit yabello wildlife sanctuary.Over night hotel.
Day 11: Awassa _ Langano
Drive from Awassa to Langano, visit Abijata shalla N.P with its diverse wildlifes, Acaclia trees and terrestrial & aquatic birds. Enjoy Lake Langano, the only swimming lake free from Bilharzias. Overnight hotel.
Day 12: Langano –Addis Ababa
Drive to Addis Ababa through the Great Rift Valley lakes and scenic beauty. On arrival in Addis City tour programe, Visit National museum, St.George church and Entoto for city view. Evening farewell dinner party/with Traditional music/ then depart in the evening depending on your flight schedule.