Tour Code : DTT 002
Transport : Surface
Duration : 10 Days / 9 Nights
Arrival in Addis Ababa and transfer to Hotel. AM/PM city tour of Addis Ababa.
Overnight Hotel in Addis
In the morning after having breakfast drive to Hawssa en route have a visit to a Crater Lake on Debrezeit, Lake ziway and AbijataShalla lakes and National parks. Overnight hotel/Lodge
Drive from Awassa to Arbaminch en route enjoy the Dorze tribal village in chencha and their ways of life.
Drive to Jinka, via Konso, en route visit different tribes like konso who are very well known in constructing the hillside terracing and their long established communal ways of living villages.
Drive to Mago National Park, visit Mursi tribal village, these people are well known for the insertion of wooden and terracotta discs in to the ear lobes and women also progressively split and stretch their lower lips to insert similar discs plates.
Drive to Turmi via Dimeka, if the day falls Saturday there is a color full market at Dimeka, the second place for Hammer. In the afternoon you will visit the Hammer tribal village.
Drive from Turmi to karo ethnics (60km rag road). Visit some of karo villages of dus and korocho. The karo tribes are mainly known for their special hair style and body paintings.
Here have an excursion drive to south to Omorate, a small village on the border with Kenya to visit the Dasenech people and their fascinating local hut and culture of the Dasenech people.
Overnight lodge/ resort
In the morning drive to Arbaminch on the way visit the arbore and the konso tribal village. Overnight lodge/resort
Drive back to Addis Ababa (6-8hrs drive) on the way you will enjoy the superb land of south Ethiopia and one of the rift valley lake of Abjata Shalla National Parks. In the evening (if your international flight time permits), you will have invitation of cultural dinner along with cultural dances from different types of ethnic groups; the perfect dinner to end up your tour then you will have transfer service to flight back home.
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