Discover and explore the amazing cities and landscapes of Ethiopia on this fantastic car tour. This nine day tour will bring you from Addis Ababa all the way to Omorate with many amazing stops along the way.
Day one will start with your arrival to Addis Ababa. You’ll be transferred to your hotel before visiting the National Museum, the Ethnological Museum and the biggest open air market in Africa. Day two will bring you to Arbaminch. Along the way, you’ll have the opportunity to view amazing lakes, explore green forests and meet local people.
The third day of this tour will bring you to the amazing town of Jinka. Before reaching Jinka, you’ll have the opportunity to visit the Tsemay, Bena and Ari tribes. While visiting the tribes, you will learn about their history, culture and traditions. Day four will bring you to the Mursi village. Here, you will see interesting traditions such as the lip plates that the women wear.
Day five will bring you on a short drive to Turmi and on to Dimeka. Along the way, you will stop at the Bena and Tsemai tribe villages. Day six will consist of a visit to Karo. Here, you will enjoy sights of the Omo Valley. Once you are done visiting the valley, you will head back to Turmi for a visit to a village of Hammer people.
Day seven will start with an excursion to Omarate and later to Turmi. This day will consist of a visit to the Dassanech village. You’ll learn about this tribe’s culture, history and traditions.
Days eight and nine will include your trip back to Addis Ababa. During these days, you’ll visit the Erbore people, the Konso village, Arbaminch and the Chencha village, which is home to the Dorzw people. Once you reach Addis Ababa, you’ll head back to the airport for your departure.