OMO VALLEY, WITHOUT CAMP
Arrival at Addis Ababa.
Depart by car (4x4) to Langano, looking at the Crater Lakes of Debre Zeith and the Rift Valley lakes of Abyata Shalla, with many birds such as pelicans, flamingos and others. Continue until Langano. If possible, do Night in the quiet Logde New Jenny, a Logde isolated at the middle of nature, a green paradise with a variety of birds and animals.
Continue to Arbaminch with some stops along the way to visit the People of Wolayta, with its interesting buildings, way of life, the false banana crop (use it to make the local bread, the Kocho). In the afternoon transfer by car to the mountains to visit the town of Chencha, the Tribe of Dorze. Go into their houses; admire the clothes, fabrics wisely (so they are well known), their crops of sorghum, false banana (Enset). Dinner and Night at hotel at Arbarninch.
Drive to Jinka, enjoying wonderful views of the landscapes and visiting the Konso tribes, Derash, Tsernay, Ari and Benna. Overnight at Jinka.
In the morning, transfer by vehicle to Mago National Park. Dinner and Night at National Park of Mago.
Drive to Murule. Food and camping at Murulle. In the afternoon, transfer to Korcho, to visit the tribes of Karo and villages on the banks of the River Omo. These tribes are well known for the manner in which they paint their bodies. Dinner and Night at the camp Murulle.
Drive to Turmi via Dimeka. In the afternoon, visit Tribes and villages of Hammer.
In the morning, transfer by vehicle to Omorate, and visit the Tribe Dassanech (Geleb). Cross the other side of the Omo River. Afternoon visit the Turmi and witness, if possible, a market or traditional ceremony (bull jumping).
Travel to Konso and visit the village, Konso and Meoheke.
Transfer by car to Arbaminch and visit the magnificent park of Nechsar National Park.. In the afternoon, if time permits, boat ride on Lake Chamo to see hippopotamus, huge crocodiles, and colonies of pelicans.
Drive to Awassa. A town near the lake, at the Rift Valley. Afternoon visit the beautiful Lake Awassa to see the great variety of birds that rest on its shores. Night in hotel at Awassa.
In the morning, visit the fish market of Awassa and return by car to Addis Ababa.
DAY 1: ORIGIN- ADDIS ABEBA
DAY 2: ADDIS ABEBA-LANGANO
DAY 4: ARBAMINCH-JINKA
DAY 5: MAGO
DAY 6: MURULLE
DAY 7: MURULLE-TURMI
DAY 8: OMORATE-TURMI
DAY 9: TURMI-KONSO
DAY12: ABASA-ADDIS ABEBA
DAY13: ADDIS ABEBA-ORIGIN
A trip through southern Ethiopia, for its environment, its lakes and the most interesting ethnic groups of the Country:
The Dorze with spectacular huts.
The Konso, with fortified settlements in the Konso highlands, and their anthropomorphic wooden statues.
The Mursi warriors whose women wear the lip plate.
The Karos with body paint.
The Hammar with his peculiar dress and beautiful women who cover their bodies and hair with grease and red mud.
An ethnic tour, designed to contact the people who populate this part of Ethiopia.
OMO VALLEY, WITHOUT CAMP
(13 DAYS 12 NIGHTS)
TECNICAL DATA ROUTE : HASSEN S009
PRICE AND CONDITIONS
OMO VALLEY, WITHOUT CAMP(13 DAYS 12 NOCHES)
INDIVIDUAL TRAVEL CONDITIONS
THE REQUESTED AND AGREED TO CUSTOMER
DATE OF TOUR START - Every day of de Wee
GROUP TRAVEL CONDITIONS
DATE OF TOUR START - Tuesday
BASIC PRICE PER PERSON, FOR GROUP (12 PASSENGERS)
FINAL PRICE PER PERSON=BASIC PRICE + SUPPLEMENTS
As a result of changes related to, fuel and foreign currency exchanges, the prices established in this route may be revised up to 20 days before the departure date.
APPLICABLE PER PERSON SUPPLEMENTS
BY MINIMUM GROUP
Group of 10 to 11 traveler .... 126 $
Group of 8 to 9 traveler .....315 $
Group of 6 to 7 traveler ....630 $
Group of 4 to 5 traveler ....680 $
Supplement Buska Lodge at Turmi (per night) double room.......................58 $
Supplement Buska Lodge at Turmi (per night) in a single room...................78 $
European cancellation insurance with coverage up to 2,300 € (Optional)....68 $
single room.............205 $
FLIGHT FROM ORIGIN
Our prices are not included the ticket and airport taxes by dependent on the airline, the place of origin of the traveler, the travel dates and advance on signing the contract.
Once contacted Hassen Tour will inform you of the ticket and inform you how to get it.
If the customer requests, we will provide the necessary information to make the flight from the country of origin to Addis Ababa place of beginning of this itinerary.
Transfer airport to hotel in Ethiopia.
Transport in minibus,4*4 latest model cars / coach with English speaking driver.
Bed and breakfast at the hotels listed in the route or similar
Full board throughout the route except Addis Ababa (bed and breakfast)
Entries to the places indicated in the visits, parks, churches, museums, monasteries
Local guides speaking Spanish, French, Germany, Italian and others in addition to English throughout the tour
Excursion by boats on Lake Chamo and Langeno (half day)
Dinner show in Addis Ababa on last day
SERVICES NOT INCLUDED
International flight from origin city to Addis Ababa
Ethiopia Visa, approx. 50 $, is transacted on arrival at the airport
Meals in Addis Ababa except those specified as included
Drinks and meals in Addis Ababa.
Alcoholic drinks and beverages in general outside of meals throughout the trip.
Optional excursions and visits
Gratuities and personal extras.
Any service not specified as included.
Addis Ababa – Bole Ambassador Hotel or similar.
Arbaminch – Paradize Lodge or similar.
Turmi – Buska Lodge or similar.
Jinka – Jinka resort Hotel or similar.
Konso – Kanta Lodge or similar
Hawassa – South Star International Hotel or similar
Langeno – Savannah Lodge or simila
The visa is done in the Addis Ababa airport (cost $ 50), a passport valid for at least 6 months. View formalities necessary for other than Spanish nationality.
In northern Ethiopia the rainy season is from June to late August. In the south the rainy season is April and May. Due to climate change, the data provided may vary depending on the year.
Currently you can change the euros at the airport on arrival.
HEALTH / VACCINATIONS
It is recommended to consult the Foreign Health centers for vaccines.
Check the center of Tropical Medicine through INTERNET for each country, gives general advice and specific data about diseases in each country.
-For the completion of the journey is necessary passport valid for more than 6 months at the date of return of the country. Check if necessary visa and notifies nationality for entry conditions in the countries
- For any questions about the necessary vaccinations and other health information for travel described, we suggest contacting the corresponding tropical medicine center in each population.
-Some of interest to the client (political situation, recommendations, vaccinations, visas, weather, etc.), see the information that each country provides
INFORMATION AND RESERVATIONS
CONTACT IN MADRID SPAIN
Movil: (+34) 686696580
Movil: (+34) 646124148
CONTACT IN ADDIS ABABA ETHIOPIA
Telephone : (+251)-911696474
HassenTour and Travel
Office Nº. 374
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia