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Immerse yourself in to the ancient culture of omo valley tribes with bountiful ways to experience the culture, interact with locals and enjoy the magnificent scenery of lower omo valley
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Key Afer | Key Afer, Jinka, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We travelled to the Omo Valley during late October for a 5-day tour with Fitsum's Omo Valley Tours, visiting the Karo, Hamer, Daasanech, Banna and Mursi tribes, as well as several markets. We also had the privilege to attend a bull jumping ceremony. All throughout...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Danielphala
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just completed our South Omo Valley photographic tour and it was exactly what a photographer would hope for. Fitsum is a true local and knew how to choose the photographic experiences with each tribe on the itinerary. We always arrived and had each...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank cohand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I just came back from 8 days in the Omo Valley with Fitsum (the owner of Omo Valley Tours)  and his driver, and I am truly dazzled by what I just experienced. The Omo Valley is a truly unique and fascinating place for anyone who's...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 645orianed
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

I just returned from couple of months with Getahun as my guide and tour organizer, half in the Omo Valley and half in the north. In contrast to the other most recent posts i found him to be honest, caring and responsive to my needs....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ymehalet
Reviewed November 4, 2018

We only have good words about our trip to Ethiopia (Bale mountains, Arba Mich & Omo Valley Our organizer Mickey and our driver Haile were excellent company, to the point that we feel like if we were traveling around Ethiopia with two good friends. I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sophiacheema
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

As soon as I decided we were making a pit stop to Ethiopia, the Omo tribes became the absolute priority to work into our itinerary. Another world! It was certainly overwhelming deciding which tour operator to go with, and we feel so thankful we stumbled...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Hi everyone, my husband and I went on our first Ethiopia trip last month and I promised myself I would write about our great trip on our great expedition on omo valley and specially about our guide 'Addis For tour' because we were just so...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mariejo98
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

We booked a tour with Fitsum and Omo Valley Tours - it was an incredible experience! The guides are very knowledgeable and I thoroughly enjoyed listening to their information. The itinerary was thoughtfully put together and the guides knew the exact mix between ‘tourist comfort’...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DavinaR19
Reviewed October 20, 2018

I was introduced to Migbaru outside of the National Museum in Addis. He helped me get around to the museums I wanted to see inside the city and to some craft shops as well. He also set up a day trip for me with his...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rachel B
Reviewed October 17, 2018

We have just completed a 12 day trip with Robel, starting in Addis and visiting the Rift Lakes, Bale Mountains, Sof Omar cave, Arba Minch as well as the tribal area. Robel has been fantastic. He is a really kind and civilized person, an excellent...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Fitsum A, Owner at Omo Valley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018

Please be advised this Trip advisor entery belong to omo valley tours, some people trying take advantage of our hard earned success Omo valley tours is not accountable for any inconveniences that May happen through contact other than direct contact through contact provided trip advisor...More

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M3639FWandreab
July 4, 2018|
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Response from Victoria P | Reviewed this property |
If there is any way you can do it, spend more time in Arba Minch. 2 days won’t give you a chance to see any tribes. 3 days may give you a tour of Dorzi tribe and a UNESCO site but not much more. If you want a drive... More
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Fereba H
April 26, 2018|
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Response from Fitsum A | Property representative |
This is Fitsum Ashebir, the owner/operator of Omo Valley Tours. The contact information mentioned in the review above is not correct. My contact infomation is listed on the Tripadvisor details above and is listed... More
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klimg2015
January 27, 2018|
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Response from ArshTraveller | Reviewed this property |
Hi Klim G, Omo Valley is extremely interesting and rewarding. I was a solo traveller with an English speaking guide and a driver with 4 wheel vehicle. Since you have reached out, you'll receive many offers. I suggest you go... More
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