Book your Omo Valley Tours from Arba Minch with Omo Valley Tour and Travel. We have been operating in the region for over 15. We are proudly the best Omo Valley tour operator in Ethiopia. Our unique Omo Valley tours give you options to attend ceremonial events and tribal markets.
We have offered you the opportunity to dive deep into the culture and rituals of the tribes of the Omo Valley before boarding the plane for your Ethiopian Omo Valley tours. On this website, you will find detailed articles about each of the tribes in the Omo Valley. Our goal is to make your cultural experience enriching, authentic and memorable.
We are committed to all the principles of sustainable and responsible tourism. We also contribute to the preservation of the rich cultural heritage of the region. The founder, Minalu Adem, is the pioneer among the writers who promote the unique cultures of the original tribes of the Lower Omo Valley region.
Why Omo Valley Tours Arba Minch?
Arba Minch, meaning 40 springs, is a town with two of the largest lakes in the Rift Valley. When you arrive in Arba Minch, be sure to visit the Lake Camo Crocodile Market. The lake also hosts a large population of hippos and beautiful water birds on Gangule Island.
Near the lake is a white grassland with zebras, Netch Sar National Park. The park is home to several species of mammals and birds, including the Abyssinian roller. It can usually be reached by a two-hour boat ride on Lake Chamo and about an hour’s hike. We are a top-rated company for Omo Valley tours on TripAdvisor.
Omo valley Tours Arba Minch, 6-Day Itinerary
In the afternoon you will visit the Dorze Village. The Dorze people are famous for weaving, pottery, and Kocho, local food from the false banana plant (Enset). You will experience the local food and experience the cultures and traditions of the Dorze people.
Overnight: Hayle Resort
After breakfast, go for the short boat trip to Lake Chamo and continue to Konso. You will have lunch in Konso, explore the Konso village, and continue to Jinka.
Overnight: Eco Omo Lodge
In the morning, you will drive 55km one way to Mursi village to experience the Mursi Tribe. You will get back to Jinka for lunch. Continue driving for 130km to Turm, a town where the Hamar tribe lives around.
Overnight: Buska Lodge
Drive from Turmi to the Karo tribe and get an authentic cultural experience with the Karo people. They are famous for elaborate body and face painting. In the afternoon of this day, visit a tribal market in the Lower Omo River Valley, Ethiopia.
Overnight: Buska Lodge
Continue to Omo Rate town 70km south of Turmi. It is the last border town with Kenya. The Dassanech or Daasanach tribe live around Omo Rate. Dassanech means people of the delta in the local language. After experiencing the Dassanech people, you will return to Turmi for lunch. You will also visit a tribal market on your way back to Jinka if it is a market day.
Overnight: Eco-Omo Lodge
Visit Jinka museum and Ari village around Jinka. After lunch, you will head to the airport. It will be the end of this tour.