Travel and Tour Omo Valley in Ethiopia
The Omo valley, found in the south eastern part of Ethiopia, is one of the main attraction in this part of the world. This place is known for its popular ethnic treasures. This is where about 50% of Ethiopia's ethnic groups live.
The cultural variety, which is a result of immense tribal differences, can be seen in this special region among the individual tribes who are rich in culture and a variety of dialects.
Blue sky ethiopia takes you in to the omo valley which is also known as the tribal ring. : This region is believed to be the last great wilderness on the African continent. The Omo River, which waters the region, empties itself in Lake Turkana that is the fourth largest lake in East Africa.
The Konso with their terraced agriculture and rituals; the Mursi with their clay lip plates and barbarian life style; the Hamer with their bull-jumping ceremony, which young men must experience in order to qualify for adulthood; and the Karo with their body painting and adornment. Here unusual traditions such as dance, music and rituals from birth to marriage and burial are still observed in their genuine and original forms.Read more....
OMO and MAGO NATIONAL PARKS
Located at the southernmost part of Ethiopia, Omo National Park extends along the banks of the Omo River. This park has a rich wild animal reserve of big game such as elephant, buffalo, lion, cheetah, leopard, giraffe, etc.
Mago National Park is situated in the same corner as Omo National Park and the two are separated by the Omo River. This park features the same wildlife as Omo National Park. The two adjacent parks can be seen in the same tour package and are East African treasures.
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