GVT 0013 Culture and Nature

Tour code: GVT  0013

Length: 9 days and 8 nights.
Route: Langano, Wendo Genet, Arba Minch, Konso and Awassa.
Transport: By car.
Day 1: Arrive Addis Ababa met your Guide at the Airport and Transfer to hotel. Overnight Addis Ababa.
Day 2:Drive to Langano, en route visit Lake Zway, the first to be seen among the Rift valley lakes. It shelters a variety of water birds. After spending a couple of hours around this lake continue driving to Lake Langano – one of the most popular beaches in the country, lake Abyata and shalla National park. Overnight Langano.
Day 3: Drive to Wendo Genet – here an old but cozy hotel provides you great views to nature and an opportunity to bathe in the natural hot springs and hot swimming pool. Overnight Wendo Genet.
Day 4: Drive to Arba Mich (40 springs); on the way visit the superb landscape of south Ethiopia. Overnight Arba Minch.
Day 5:Drive to Netch Sar National park passing through Arba Minch forest and crossing the Bridge of Kulfo River – people call it the bridge of God, reach Netch Sar, here you can find a great number of birds and wild animals species. After lunch a boat trip on Lake Chamo. Overnight Arba Minch.
Day 6: Drive to Konso, home to a small Ethiopian Ethnic group, return back to Arba Minch. Overnight Arba Minch.
Day 7: Drive to Chencha the beautiful land of the Dorzes. The road to Chencha starts from north of Arba Minch, then to the west which leads to the mountainous region. The highland plateau covered with false banana plantations and bamboo. You will also observe the trees with beehives clustered on them. Then drive to Awassa for overnight stay.
Day 8: After breakfast drive to Addis Ababa, afternoon leisure time .Overnight Addis Ababa.
Day 9: City tour of Addis Ababa includes National museum, Archaeological museum, mt. Entoto and “Merkato” colorful and the largest market in Eastern Africa. Transfer to Bole International Airport for final departure.