Mursi boys with painted bodies in the Lower Omo Valley

Whirlwind Omo Valley--7 days 6 nights


Day 1: Arrive in Addis Ababa--We pick you up from Bole International Airport, assist with your hotel check-in then take you for a tour of the city. Shop in Merkato the largest open air market in Africa.

Day 2: Drive Addis Ababa to Arbaminch 

Most of the day will be spent driving South. We will stop by Tiya Stelae field a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Day 3: Drive Arbaminch to Jinka 

Take a boat trip to see crocodiles,hippos and bird life on Lake Chamo. We drive to Jinka in the afternoon.

Day 4: Drive Jinka to Turmi via Mursi 

Spend the day with Mursi tribal peoples. Drive to Turmi where you overnight at a lodge.

Day 5: Drive Turmi to Karo to Turmi 

Visit Karo tribesmen as well as Hamer peoples of the Omo Valley. Overnight at a lodge.

Day 6: Drive Turmi to Konso 

Drive to Omorate to meet Dassenech peoples. Drive to Konso to interact with Erbore tribes people. Overnight in a lodge.

Day 7: Drive Konso to Arbaminch fly to Addis Ababa 

Enjoy our last village visit to meet the Konso people. Drive to Arbaminch Airport for a return flight to Addis. Enjoy a farewell buffet dinner and cultural entertainment before flying home