Back Roads Of Ethiopia, 10 Days

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Back Roads Of Ethiopia, 10 Days

Day 1 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Arrive Addis Ababa; meet assist and transfer to Hotel.

Meal(s) Included: No

Overnight at Ghion Hotel or Similar

 

DAY 2: ADDIS ABABA – ETHIOPIA

Full day Tour of Tour of Addis Ababa; visit the scenic Mount Entoto. At 2500 m, Addis Ababa is the third highest capital in the world and Entoto is several hundred metres higher. Within Entoto’s old Imperial Compound, you will visit the churches of Mariam and the Archangel Raguel. Afterwards, stop at the National Archaeological Museum where exhibits include the 3.5 million-year-old bones of ‘Lucy’. where exhibits include the 3.5 million-year-old bones of ‘Lucy’.; This evening attend a welcome diner at The Crown Hotel enjoy traditional food and music.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Overnight at Ghion Hotel or Similar

 

DAY 3: ADDIS ABABA / ARBAMINCH

After breakfast drive to Arbaminch. En route, stop at Ziway for bird watching, lunch at Sodo; Visit the Dorze village known for the traditional bamboo woven houses and traditional garment weaving. Overnight in Arbaminch.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight – Paradise Lodge

 

DAY 4: NECHISAR NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast, drive to Nechisar National Park for game viewing. After lunch enjoy a boat ride on Lake Chamo where you will see crocodiles and hippos. Overnight in nearby hotel

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight – Paradise Lodge

DAY 5: JINKA NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast, drive to Jinka. En route visit the Derashe, Tsemay and Bena people. Overnight in hotel.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Overnight – Jinka Resort

DAY 6: JINKA / MAGO NATIONAL PARK / JINKA

After breakfast drive to Mago National Park to visit the Mursi people known for the insertion of clay disc into their lower lip as a sign of female beauty. After a picnic lunch in the Park, return to Jinka for overnight.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Overnight – Jinka Resort

DAY 7: TURMI

After breakfast, drive to Turmi via Keyafer. En route visit the Hammer ethnic group in their traditional village. Overnight camping at Evangadi campsite.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner              

Overnight – Buska Lodge

 DAY 8: MURULE AND KANGATE

After breakfast drive to Murule and Kangate where you will visit the Karo and Bume ethnic groups, lunch at Rift Valley Safari lodge, then, return to Turmi for overnight camping.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Overnight – Buska Lodge

DAY 9: ARBA MINCH

After breakfast, drive to Arbaminch via Erbore, stop for a picnic lunch at Woito. En route visit the Konso Waga village and the Gezer Gio red soil pinnacle which resulted from erosion. Overnight in a hotel.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Overnight – Paradise Lodge

DAY 10: ARBA MINCH /  ADDIS ABABA

After breakfast return to Addis, arrive in time for dinner, transfer to airport for flight back home

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Tour Info

Tour Includes

  • Meeting and assistance upon arrival and departure
  • All domestic flights, transfers and assistance
  • Accommodation in the properties listed
  • Tours in private vehicles
  • Experienced tour guides
  • Admissions to all listed sites
  • Luggage handling
  • Meals indicated

Not included

  • International flight to Ethiopia
  • Travel insurance

 

Pricing

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