3 days, Arba Minch and Dorze

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3 days
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Why take this tour?

Arba Minch, in Amharic Forty Springs, received its name for its abundance of local springs which support the luscious rainforest. The city  bordered by verdant mountains, is home to two of Ethiopia’s largest Rift Valley lakes and Nechisar National Park. Take a beautiful drive up the mountains and Dorze welcomes visitors to see and experience its’ traditional way of life.  With its warm culture and connections with nature, this is one of East Africa’s hidden gems.  • Dorze walking tour : visit the traditional bamboo houses, learn how to make local bread and meet the famous weavers. • Nechisar National Park : gentle hike to see zebras, etc • Lake Chamo boat tour : see crocodiles, hippos and varieties of birds • Forty springs  • Arba Minch walking tour • Coffee ceremony

What’s included?

  • Lunch

  • Professional English speaking guide

  • Dinner

  • Breakfast

  • 2 nights accommodation at Dorze Lodge and Haile Resort

  • 2 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 2 dinners, plus soft drinks with meals

  • 4WD vehicle including professional driver and all fuel

  • Dorze walking tour

  • Dorze singers around camp fire

  • Lake Chamo boat trip

  • Arba Minch walking tour

  • Coffee ceremony

  • Collection and return from Arba Minch airport or hotel

  • Coffee and/or Tea

  • Entry/Admission - Dorze Village

  • Alcoholic drinks

  • Any local fees for taking individual photographs

  • Gratuities

  • Return flight to Arba Minch

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Before you book

  • Duration: 3 days

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Operated by:

Gamo Travel Tours

About operator:

Truly capture the spirit of Arba Minch and Dorze. We tailor day tours so you can immerse yourself in the culture, wildlife and eco tapestry of this stunning and ancient land. Explore Lake Chamo and see crocs, hippos and pelicans, visit the local savannah and swim in the natural springs. Alternatively, visit a mountain village, see weavers, potters, bustling markets and join a coffee ceremony.

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