Omo Valley, Rift Valley Lakes and Bale Mountains National Park
Tour Name: Omo Valley, Rift Valley Lakes and Bale Mountains National Park
Tour Code: AAA 016
Transport: Flight and surface
Accommodation: Hotels & lodges
Day 01: Arrival in Addis Ababa and city tour of the capital.
Day 02: Flight to Jinka in the Omo valley and visit one of the villages of the Ari people.
Day 03: Excursion to one of the villages of the Mursi people where women are famous for wearing lip-plates.
Day 04: Drive to Turmi with stops at one of the weekly markets with Key Afer (Th), Dimeka (Tu/Sa) and Turmi (Mo).
Day 05: Drive to Konso and visit one of the villages of the Konso people and the King’s house.
Day 06: Drive to Arbaminch and afternoon boat trip on Lake Chamo to see the crocodiles, resident hippos and many water birds.
Day 07: Drive to Lake Awassa, one of the Rift Valley Lakes.
Day 08: Morning visit the fish market before you drive to the Bale Mountains National Park.
Day 09: Excursion to the Saneti plateau where you will have a very good chance to see the Ethiopian Wolf and lots of birdlife.
Day 10: Drive back to Addis with stops at the Gaysay plateau where you will see more wildlife and birds. Evening departure back home.