4 Days Omo Valley Tribal Tour
Omo Valley tribes are unique and should be explored by an experienced local based tour service provider for an authentic experience. Authentic and non touristic interaction with the tribes is the best way to explore the tribes.This makes my tours very unique
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What's included :
- 3x Breakfast
- 3x Dinner
- 4x Lunch
- Accommodation included: 3 nights
- All Fees and Taxes
- Entry/Admission - Mago National Park
What's excluded :
- Personal expenses
- Domestic flights
- Alcoholic drinks
Day 1: Jinka-Mago National park-Jink
Stop At: Mago National Park, 1000 Ethiopia
Pick you up in Jinka at the airport up on your arrival ,with a good condition 4WD with a built in modern AC systems as well as charging facilities , then continue driving to the Ari tribe's village who are settled on the Plateau lands surrounding the lower Omo Valley zonal Administrative town of Jinka. Then visit the village life of these societies from door to door by trekking. You will love meeting them in the middle of their daily life activities and interact with them by watching how they are very hospitable to welcome you to their communal village compound to have a coffee. After this activity (will take approximately 2 to 2&1/2 Hours) we drive back to town then after packing camping equipments and cooking materials and the professional with us we drive to the Mursi tribal communities deep village crossing through Mago National Park. This is a once in a lifetime authentic experience of unaffected cultures in the best of ways. We will camp within their communal village compound, where they will come and discuss or talk to us about anything you want to either ask or listen by sitting circling a campfire at night, enjoying the food prepared by our cook. I have excellent camping equipments and no need to worry.
Duration: 12 hours
Accommodation included: Nasa hotel Jinka
Day 2: Jinka-Turmi
Stop At: Turmi, Turmi, Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region
In the morning after having breakfast prepared by our cook, we will walk around the village and witness the morning life activities. After this we drive back to Jinka and continue to one of the weekly market available destinations as to attend the most colorful weekly market in the whole of Omo Valley, which happens every, Thursday. It is a common market for three different Tribes of Ari, Banna, and Tsemay in one open area. You will enjoy visiting how the tribal societies trade activities and what their basic needs for their day to day life are. After visiting this market for some hours, we then drive to Turmi town of the Hammer Tribe. Overnight in Emerald Lodge.
Duration: 12 hours
Accommodation included: Emerald lodge
Day 3: Turmi-Konso
Stop At: Konso, Konso, Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region
... In the morning after breakfast we drive to Karo Tribe's village of Korcho located in near by the shore of Omo River where you will make a great deal of interactions with these unique tribes of Karo (The least numbered tribes in terms of population size). Visit their door to door activities by walking through their villages and interact with them by entering their home. After visiting this village for as long as you need, we then drive back to Turmi and then to Konso. Not forgetting to mention that we will make a quick stop in beautiful Panoramic view points for the eyes and the mind. We will visit the ancient and historically important village of the Konso tribes, a fortified city by stone and clay mud that dates back to some 500 years. A UNESCO registered heritage. Overnight in Kanta /Korrupta Lodge in Konso.
Duration: 12 hours
Accommodation included: Kanta/Korrupta lodge
Day 4: Konso-Arbaminch
Stop At: Arba Minch, Arba Minch, Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region
... In the morning after breakfast We will visit the ancient and historically important village of the Konso tribes, a fortified city by stone and clay mud that dates back to some 500 years. A UNESCO registered heritage. After this we drive to Arbaminch crossing through Gidole beautiful landscape and Konso villages where we will reach to Arbaminch at a perfect time to have a farewell coffee or juice. Then I will drop you at the airport for your flight back to Addis.
Duration: 5 hours
No accommodation included on this day.
Departure Point :Omo Valley Tribes gate, Jinka, Ethiopia
Departure Time :6:00 AM
Return Detail :Arba Minch, Ethiopia
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
- Wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Transportation is wheelchair accessible
- Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.