Day 1: Addis Ababa
Start your 5-day South Omo Valley Tribes Cultural Tour in Addis Ababa, the capital city of Ethiopia. Explore the vibrant markets, museums, and landmarks such as the National Museum and Holy Trinity Cathedral. Immerse yourself in the rich history and culture of Ethiopia before heading to your next destination.
Day 2: Addis Ababa - Arba Minch
Leave Addis Ababa and drive to Arba Minch, a scenic city located in the Great Rift Valley. Enjoy breathtaking views of the two lakes, Abaya and Chamo. Visit the Dorze village and learn about their unique culture and traditional weaving techniques. Overnight in Arba Minch.
Day 3: Arba Minch - Turmi
Embark on a drive from Arba Minch to Turmi, a town known for its colorful markets and indigenous tribes. Visit the Hamar village and witness their fascinating rituals, including the bull jumping ceremony. Learn about their customs, traditions, and way of life. Overnight in Turmi.
Day 4: Turmi - Jinka
Continue your journey from Turmi to Jinka, a vibrant town located in the heart of the Omo Valley. Visit the South Omo Research Center and Museum to gain insights into the diverse tribes of the region. Explore the Mursi village and encounter the famous Mursi women with their lip plates. Overnight in Jinka.
Day 5: Jinka - Addis Ababa
On the last day of your tour, drive back to Addis Ababa from Jinka. Take in the scenic views and reflect on the incredible cultural experiences you have had in the South Omo Valley. Arrive in Addis Ababa, where you can explore more of the city or catch your onward flight.