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3 Days Culture tour itinerary for Addis Ababa, Jinka & Turmi: Interact With Ethiopia's Distinct Tribes

Addis Ababa, Jinka, Turmi

Culture
Culture Tour
Eco
Eco Tourism Tour
Tribal
Tribal Experience Tour
Meet Mursi and Hammer
Interact with Ethiopia

Mursi woman

Jinka-Ethiopia

Catch a flight from the Ethiopian capital to travel to ethnic villages and witness their unique traditions and customs, including enchanting dance ceremonies, remarkable hairstyles and striking terracotta pieces of jewellery. 

DAY 01

Flight from addis ababa to jinka - transfer to Turmi

  • Arrive at Jinka Airport and then, drive to Turmi with your Ethiopian guide.

  • Visit  Hamer to witness a traditional dance called Evangadi.

  • Spend overnight at the hotel or camp in the village.

DAY 02

Turmi - Dacenach or karo - Jinka

  • Go for an early morning excursion to Omorate. 

  • Meet the Dasenach tribes by crossing the Omo river on a wooden boat. Or other option

  • Set off for korocho excursion to visit the karo. The Karos residing on the bank of omo river, are celebrated for painting and scarification of their bodies. 

  • Return to Turmi for lunch.

  • Drive to weekly market at Keyafer village. Stop here to visit the Thursday weekly market or Demaka Saturday weekly market.

  • Next, you visit Banna, Ari, Hamer and Tsemay tribe.

  • Drive to Jinka. Stay overnight at a Jinka resort or omo eco lodge.


DAY 03

MURSI VILLAGE - Fly Back

  • Head out for an excursion to a Mursi village (approx 66 km from Jinka). The Mursi are one of the original ethnic groups in Ethiopia. They live in very low huts made of straw leaves. The women like to wear terra cotta jewellery on their enormously stretched lower lips and ear lobes while the men are famous for their hairstyle. 

  • Drive to Jinka Airport and fly back to Addis Ababa.

  • 700 USD Per Adult , 500 USD Per Child
  • Private car 4x4 

  • Accommodation - standard or luxury depends on the availability 

  • Full board meal plan 

  • Private guide 

  • Fuel and driver allowances 

  • Village fee for community-based projects 

  • Ethiopian tour guide

  • Park entrance fee

  • Domestic flights 

  • Photography fees at villages 

  • Ceremony fees such as bull jumping 

  • Tips and personal spending. 

  • The price depends on the number of people in the group. 

  • Inquire for private and over 4 people's sharing tour. 

Addis Ababa, Jinka, Turmi

Culture
Culture Tour
Eco
Eco Tourism Tour
Tribal
Tribal Experience Tour
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Eliyakim Bekele

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