Tour Code: AAETO 025 Omo valley and rift valley

Duration: 16days/15nights</strong

Destinations:Arbaminch, Dorzie village, Konso, Jinka, Mursi, Turmi, Karo/Dassanch village, Erbeor village,

Yabello, Awassa, Bale mountain, Awash, Harar

Transportation: Surface drive

Southern Ethiopia

Meal- Full board base

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Day 1-Addis Abeba

Arrive Addis Abeba, transfer to the hotel. Balance of the day is city tour and other activities .o/n hotel.

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Day 2- Addis Abeba-Arbaminch

Drive to Arbamich. O/n hotel.

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Day 3- Arbaminch

Full day in Arbaminch. O/n hotel.

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Day 4 Arbaminch-Jinka

Drive to Jinka via key after market. O/n camping/hotel/lodge.

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Day 5- Jinka

Fullday in Jinka with excursion to Mirsi village. O/n hotel.

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Day 6- Jinka-Turmi

Drive to Turmi via Dimeka market. O/n lodge.

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Day 7- Turmi

Full day in Turmi with an excursion to Omorate or Koricho villages to see the Dassanch or Karoo people respectively. O/n lodge.

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Day 8- Turmi-Konsso

Drive to Konso via Erbore village to see the Erbore tribe. O/n hotel.

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Day 9- Konso-yabello

Drives to Yabello to the village of Borena Oromo people. O/n hotel.

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Day 10- Yabello-Awassa

After breaks fast head to Awassa, a lakeside town. O/n hotel.

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Day 11- Awassa-Bale Mountain NP

After an early break fast drive to Bale Mountains NP. In the after noon, game walking around Dinsho to see Mountain Nyala, and other wildlife. Late in the after noon drive to Goba town. O/n hotel.

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Day 12- Bale-Assela

Take your breakfast early morning then drive to the Sanatie plateau, the 2nd highest peak in Ethiopia next to Ras Dashen and spot the rare and endemic canine dog, the Ethiopian wolf. Back to Goba and proceed to Assala. Lunch picnic. O/n hotel.

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Day 13- Assala-Awash

Drive to Awash NP. Balance of the day, game driving in the park to see different animals like Bisa Oryx, olive baboon, lesser kudu, birds of Abyssinian rollers Kori bustard, the Awash River fall and the natural hot spring area. O/n hotel..

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Day 14- Awash-Harar

This day we drive to the walled city of Harar located east of the Country. O/n hotel.

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Day 15- Harar-Full day in Harar

Morning city tour of the town with its rich full museums, houses of Haradri people and so on. Afternoon drive to Babile Elephant Sanctuary. Back to Harar, then in the evening, attend live Hyena man show. Enjoy having photographs and feed them pieces of meat. O/n hotel.

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Day 16- Harar-Dire Dawa-Addis Abeba

After breakfast drive to DireDawa and check-in to the airport for your flight to Addis Abeba. Evening, dinner at one of the traditional restaurants with local dances. Transfer to Bole international airport for your flight home ward.
End of the tour.

1-3 persons 3527$

4-7 persons 3336$

8-10 persons 3032$

11-14+2 persons 3142$

15-18+2 persons 3055$

19-22+2 persons 2994$

23-26+2 persons 2951$

SRS 335$