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Omo National Park and River

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Astounding, confounding, breathtaking experience

We did a 3 day tour with Lalo tours and were simply blown away by the experiences we had. To be... read more

Reviewed yesterday
amazing experience

visited 5 days tour of omo valley triebe tour. fully satisfied and understood the concept "discover... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Open Ethiopia is running a trip to Omo national park and Omo valley tribes
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Jinka 1018, Ethiopia
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Reviewed yesterday

We did a 3 day tour with Lalo tours and were simply blown away by the experiences we had. To be honest, I thought once I saw one or two tribes I would have had my fill. But each tribe really is unique and fascinating....More

Thank kitthambi
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

visited 5 days tour of omo valley triebe tour. fully satisfied and understood the concept "discover Ethiopia with us not as tourist, but as traveller". every villadge our tour operator "solomon" introduced friendly local guide from the tribe. hn know their culture and speak local...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Meeting the lovely Hammer people, spending a day with the Dassanech tribe across the Omo river, or experiencing the culture of the Mursi tribe way up in the mountains, are just a few of the many highlights I've experienced while traveling to Ethiopia down the...More

Thank Tyrell_323
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of 10 Danes including myself spent 15 days together with Andualem and his team from Zani Tours on a two weeks tour in Ethiopia. I have travelled to more than 100 countries and I have never experienced a guide as helpful and qualified...More

1  Thank ck1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the honor of going to Omo Valley to visit a friend in Jinka. I went with my girlfriend on public transport, it's really difficult to get there in just a day so be prepared for a 2 day journey if well planned. Solomon...More

Thank Mario R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent experience with a great guide with very good customer service skills, Solomon! Attention to detail, patient, honest, accommodating, and knowledgeable...highly recommended.

Thank Crobers78
Reviewed 12 May 2017

It is an unique experience to visit remote cultural tribes in Omo valley. I opened for both options of joining a tour or going on my own. Luckily, I had chance to catch Melak the guide (melakthedragoman@gmail.com) and Bruce the driver. As i found Melak...More

1  Thank justme0028
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Beginning of April my wife and me spent 2 weeks in Ethiopia. Nearly all friends and family members asked - why Ethiopia ? Isn't it too dangerous ? Starvation, rioting, travel warnings... But most of them haven't had the slightest idea about the country and...More

3  Thank kruemel1
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Just back from an amazing trip to Omo valley to see the local tribes and experience the African outbacks. Prior to going, I'd done an extensive research online to see who I'd like as a guide to bring my family consisting of my husband, my...More

1  Thank Samira M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I had Fitretu as my guide. And a friend. We went around Omo Valley for 10 days via public transportation. I wanted to experience the life with the people. And immerse into the culture. Fitretu spoke almost every tribal language. And he knew everyone in...More

5  Thank jnycboogie
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Arrive March25-31 need tour two people to see tribes. Can you make it happen? How much cost, want itinerary , camping ok with all meals water safety.
21 March 2017|
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Response from Mamaru E | Property representative |
Dear, Joyious You can search for local guides or a trip organiser for Omo Valley tribes tour, on this site.
Hi Jessica, do you have an email address to contact Open Ethiopia Tours please?
18 January 2017|
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Response from Frank W | Reviewed this property |
You can search on the web by typing Fitretu
Lidya J
any recommendation for group tour organizer?
26 August 2016|
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Response from emilykev79 | Reviewed this property |
Yes!!! I recently have been there with my partner and i highly recommend Abdella watch the review in Omo Park section