Historic route and Tribes of the Omo valley
Tour Name: Historic route and Tibes of the Omo valley
Tour Code: AAA 008
Transport: Flight and surface
Accommodation: Hotels & lodges
Day 01: Arrival in Addis Ababa and city tour of the capital.
Day 02: Flight to Bahirdar and visit some of the island monasteries on Lake Tana.
Day 03: Drive to Gondar and explore the 17th C Castles and monastery of Debre Birhan Silassie.
Day 04: Day excursion to the Simien Mountains National Park which is famous for its natural beauty.
Day 05: Morning flight to Lalibela and visit the rock hewn Churches.
Day 06: Morning flight to Axum and explore the ancient capital with its rich archaeological history and the Church of Maryam Zion.
Day 07: Morning flight back to Addis and continue your flight to Jinka in the Omo valley.
Day 08: Morning excursion to the village of the Mursi people who are famous for wearing lip-plates. Return to Jinka for overnight.
Day 09: Weekly market at Key Afer (Th) or Dimeka (Tu/Sa) or Turmi (Mo) which attracts different tribal groups. Overnight in Turmi.
Day 10: Drive to Konso and visit one of the villages of the Konso people.
Day 11: Drive to Arbaminch and afternoon boat trip on Lake Chamo to see the crocodiles, resident hippos and different water birds.
Day 12: Drive to Lake Langano and relax in one of the lake side resorts.
Day 13: Drive back to Addis and evening flight back home.