Lost Tribes of Ethiopia

The Karo tribe lives along the east banks of the Omo River in southern Ethiopia. One of the most striking features of this tribe is the spectacular face and body paint they adorn for ceremonies. It is made from a combination of white chalk, black charcoal, yellow ochre and red earth. They insert feather plumes into their clay hair buns to imitate the guinea fowl’s spotted plumage. Elaborate clay hair buns can take up to three days to construct and need to be re-made every three months. 

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Trip Itinerary

  1. Day1Addis Ababa
  2. Day2-3Bale Mountains National Park
  3. Day4Arba Minch
  4. Day5Nechisar National Park
  5. Day6-7Jinka
  6. Day8Turmi
  7. Day9Murile
  8. Day10Konso
  9. Day11Yabello
  10. Day12Lake Awasa
  11. Day13Addis Ababa
  12. Day14Addis Ababa


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