Duration : 13 Days
Transportation : Surface
Destination : Jimma, MizanTeferi, Kibish, Gambella, Anuak and Nuer people Villages, Gambella National Park, Bedele, Neqemt, Ambo, Wonchi
Day. 01: Arrival of Addis Ababa and Sight seeing
Arrival of Addis Ababa and meet the Yama Ethiopia Tours representative. Then transfer your hotel. Depending on your arrival time make sightseeing in Addis Ababa.
Day. 02: Drive to Jimma
In the morning after breakfast, you will drive to Jimma viaWoliso. On the way you will pass through beautiful landscapes as you drive through the Gibe River Valley. You will stop for lunch at Wolqite.
Day. 03: Drive to MizanTefari
After breakfast drive to MizanTefari. Continue your drive to MizanTefari via Bonga (the birth place of coffee). Then driven to MizanTeferi.
Day. 04: Drive to Tuligt
Morning after breakfast driven to Tulgit on the way visit the Bebeka Coffee Plantation (the largest coffee farm in Ethiopia), where they cultivate organic coffee tree as well as rubber trees. You can also learn about the coffee processing techniques. You will have lunch at Bebeka.
Day.05: Drive to Kibish
Early morning drive will take you to Kibish to visit the Surma tribe. The Surma women are known for their beatification rituals, in preparation for marriage: most women have their bottom teeth removed and their bottom lips pierced, then stretched, so as to allow insertion of a clay lip plate.
Day.06: Drive back to Mizan Teferi
After breakfast driven back to MizanTeferi
Day.07: Drive to Gambella
After breakfast drive to Gambella via green landscape and wild coffee forest descend to into the steamy lowlands, home to Gambella.
Day. 08: Visit the Anuak and Nuer people Villages
In the morning after breakfast l drive to the Anuak village. These Nilotic peoples whose villages are scattered along the banks and rivers of southeastern Sudan and western Ethiopia, in the Gambela Region. The Agnuak people are herdsmen and famers. Also visitNuer village.
Day. 09: Excursion to Gambella National Park
Early morning visitGambella National Park; home to wonderful birdlife, & wild animals such as elephants, baboons, buffalo, lion, antelope, monkeys, and other antelope. Late in afternoon drive back to a hotel.
Day. 10: Drive to Bedele
After breakfast drive to Bedele and you can visit the Bedele Brewery Factory.
Day 11: Drive to Neqemt
In the morning after breakfast drive to Neqemt. Then visit the Wollega Cultural museum, which gives a very good insight in the Wollega Oromo culture.
Day 12: Drive to Ambo
After breakfast drive to Ambo on the way you will visit the Guder Falls.
Day 13: Drive to Wonchi Crater Lake and drive back to Addis Ababa
Morning after breakfast and drive to Wonchi Crater Lake situated at south of Ambo. Do activities like a boat trip to the monastery on an island in the lake.Then drive back to Addis. Evening fare well dinner at traditional restaurant and transfer to airport for flight back to home.