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Adventure trip to Surma/Suri people

Art, Culture, & Historical
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This adventure tour takes you to some of the green and lush routes of Western Ethiopia where coffee originated. The journey also get you acquainted with the tribe of Surma/Suri, who are culturally so vibrat and untouched by many travelers due to their location. Compared with thos ethinic groups in lower Omo valley, the Suri people are more indignious and are still intact with their own rituals and way of life. Men are doing stick fighting contest with one snother when they are about to marry.

07:30 AM

Meeting Point

At your hotel or airport

08:00 AM

Addis Ababa

Day 1- Addis Ababa

Arrive Addis Abeba transfer to hotel. Balance of the day, do city tour and visit National museum where Lucy is located, Mount Entoto and Merkato. O/n hotel

07:30 AM

Jima

Day 2-Addis Ababa- Jimma

After breakfast fly or drive to Jimma, 346km with a population of about 30 million people. O/n Hotel

07:30 AM

Miza Teferi

Day 3-Jima-Mizan Teferi

Check out then visit an old palace of Abajifar, reginal loard reigned (1878 - 1932) then head to Mizan Teferi 240km.This is a road that cross the most greenery route in Ethiopia, the region of "Kaffa" where coffee was originated. O/n Hotel

07:30 AM

Kibish

Day 4- Mizan-Kibish

Breakfsst and Continue driving to Kibish 200km,

On the way visit Bebeka coffee plantation, Ethiopia’s largest and oldest state coffee farm. O/n camping


08:00 AM

Kubish

Day 5-Kibish

Fullday in kibish visiting the village of Suri (Surma) tribes. The Suri or Surma tribes are an islated ethinic group living in a remote corner of south-western Ethiopia. Like the Mursi, women practices lip plate insertion, meaning

at their puberty most women have their bottom teeth removed in order to get their lower lip pierced. Once the lip is pierced, it’s then slowly stretched out by changing the size of the plate. O/n Camping

08:00 AM

Kibish

Day 6- Kibish-Tulgit- Kubish

After breakfast, drive to the village of Tulgit; 20km, if available today is the day that we see stick-fighting event, a ritual ceremony that young men are fighting one from another to prove themselves they pass from younghood to manhood and a criual time to get their life partner. O/n camping

08:00 AM

Mizan Teferi

Day 7- Kibish-Mizan

Today we drive to Mizan via Maji village with a stop at any available market places. O/n hotel

08:00 AM

Jima

Day 8-Mizan-Jima

Check out hotel and drive back to Jima using the same road we had the first day. On the way, visit Wush Wush tea plantation. O/n hotel

07:00 AM

Addis Ababa

Day 9-Jima-Addis Abeba

Take breakfsst then fly to Addis Ababa. On arrivel, do more activities and finalize the city tour. After farewell dinner, drop at the airport for departure home.

End of our service

Optional- Jima-Omo valley. This route can be extended to Omo valley for those who have more days to travel.


Ending Point

At your hotel or airport

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

Included

-Meal in full bord basis

-Tea/coffee and juice during meal time

-1 bottle of water/day/pax

-campung & hotel accommodation

-4x4 land crusier to Surma

-Mini van in Addis Abeba

-English speaking guide all the way

-Local guide at every destination

-All Entrance fee

-Fuel expense

-Scout

-Gov. Tax

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What‘s not included

Local & Intl air fare

-Alcoholic drinks

-Any kinds of personal expenses like shopping

-stick fighting ceremony patment

-Tipping and so on

-Visa and insurance payment

Tour Important Information

-Ask permission before taking phoho of Surma tribe

-Negotiatiate with the photo price

-Respect the way they live

-Taste their food or local drink if you are invited to do so.

Available all year around.

Important message from the guide

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As I am working in the travel business, I work from Monday- Sunday. But in the month of May 2023, I am not available in Addis Ababa for I fly to Gondar. In case if your are coming there by that month, I can arrange you all the necessary things for the city tour of Gondar and trekking or day trip to the Simen mountains NP.

Also, I'm happy to create a special itinerary for you and your family, friends or loved ones up on your request. Thus, please feel free to contact me at any time when you schedule to travel Ethiopia.


A JOURNEY FOR A PURPOSE!


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