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Omo Valley Tribes, Ehiopia - 12 Days

The Omo valley is dominated mainly by many ethnic groups who speak Omotic language as classified by linguistics. The region and the people are one of the least affected by the modern world. The life style of the people has hardly changed for centuries. People still live in simple make shift huts, dress animal skins and drink from calabashes. The area is a veritable paradise for photographers and naturalists.

The people of the Omo Valley and their culture have been source of fascination for travelers. The Hammer tribes who are well known for their sense of elegance are the major ethnic group in the region. The Surma and Mursi women, who wear lip plates by piercing their lower lip, have been compelling tourists to travel to their land to see what seems impossible. In addition, the Omo valley is rich in human prehistory; archaeologists have unearthed the remains of earliest human being on earth. The area is also known for the existence of large number of wildlife of a great variety.

Country: Ethiopia
Transfer: Included
Food: Included
Best Deal:
Airport: Addis Ababa Bole International Airport
Registered Member of Tourism board of: Ministry of Tourism and Culture
Testimonials (Website,TripAdvisor, etc.): No
Guide Languages:
Experience Level: Moderate
Tour operator name: Tewodros Demessie
Min group size: 4
Max group size: 12
Duration: 12
Provided Accommodation: Tent and Hostel/Hotel
Included in service: Transportation, Guide service,Boat Trip, Entrance fees and government tax
Not included in Service: Tips, Photographic and filming fees, Air Ticket cost
Equipment to bring: Sleeping Bags
Recommended Season:
Guaranteed departure dates: Any Time
Terms and Conditions: Travelers are kindly requested to make a payment through bank wirfe transfer 15 days prior from the commencement of travel if they agree with our price and services.
Listing created Nov 18, 2015

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