omo tribal culure and photo expedition with BCO flight (5 days)

omo valley photo expedition 5dayomo tribal culure and photo expedition with  BCO flight (5 days)

 This omo  tribal cultural and photo expedition is designed by omo valley photo , specially for  those  who are  on tight  schedule yet wants to make  authentic interaction  with  an opportunity to make iconic photography. The highlights of this trip will be photographing and interacting with the following

·         The  Karo  tribes

·         The  Mursi tribes

·         The  dasenech tribe

·         The  hammer  tribe

·         Weekly tribal market

·         The  hamer bull jumping

“Omo valley photo”  take  advantage of  the  recently resumed flight between  Addis  and  JINKA  (BACO) to  cut the  long drive to get to omo  tribal  route.


Day 1  FLY ADDIS TO JINKA( BACO)

  Pick you up from airport , transfer to hotel freshen up and go to south omo research center , Visiting the ethnological museum would give us brief preview of ethnographical information about verity of tribal groups residing in omo valley,  depending on our time we can also have a chance to visit the evening market of ari tribe.

O/N  Eco-Omo Lodge.


Day 2  JINKA-MURSI-TURMI  

This day  our expedition stars early morning    with an excursion to a Mursi village (approx 66km from Jinka). Meet the Mursi, they are  renowned for wearing largest lip plate and ear lob ,Then after lunch we drive to Turmi (120 km ) from jinka ,

O/N – Buska loge

 


Day 3  Drive Turmi –Murulle – Turmi

Early in the morning, make an excursion trip to korocho to visit the Karo  The Karos residing on the bank of omo river , are celebrated for the most fine body painting and body scarification.This  afternoon  we will  have a visit  of  biggest  hammer  village 

O/N – Busk loge


Day 4   DRIVE TURMI – OMORATE

After breakfast, make an excursion to Omorate which is found east of the Omo River; We cross Omo River by a small boat and walk 20 minutes to the Gelab (Dassanech) tribal village. Dasenech people are also known for their body painting and body scarification.

In any of the above afternoon we might be attending hamer bull jumping(age rite) depending when and where happing.

O/N – Busk loge


Day 5 TURMI  -JINKA- ADDIS

Return to Jinka airport en route visit the weekly tribal market of Dimeka(on Saturday) or Keyafer(on thrusday)  Market is a bustling place where various dwindling tribes of the Omo Region come together to socialize , share what is happening around and sell and buy goods. Ari, Tsemai, Hamar and Benna  people can be seen mixing in the colourful marketplace  and proceed to jinka and transfer to the airpor

 

 

 


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