Tribes of the Omo Valley and Spectacular Festivals

Trip Cost

Prices are for 2020
$8495 (7-8 members)
$9495 (4-6 members)
Single supplement: $1400
Forced single supplement: $1200
Internal airfare: $1190-$1790* (subject to change)

Extension Costs

Harar Post-Trip Extension: from $1250

Departures & Leaders

2019
Sep 14-28, 2019   Meskel Festival* Dawit Yehualashet
2020
Jan 5-20, 2020   Timkat Festival Dawit Yehualashet
Jan 5-20, 2020   Timkat Festival (this itinerary follows a slightly different order) Robel Petros
Sep 12-27, 2020   Meskel Festival 

*Please note: 2019 departure follows a 15-day itinerary

Trip Cost Includes

  • Expert leadership of a Wilderness Travel Trip Leader and local guides
  • Accommodations (5-star Sheraton in Addis, simple lodging outside Addis)
  • All meals included
  • Land transportation and airport transfers for passengers on recommended flights, and baggage handling
  • Sightseeing and excursions as noted in the itinerary

Trip Cost Does Not Include

International airfare, any meals not specified after each itinerary day in the Detailed Itinerary, international airport departure taxes, charter flights, optional tipping or gratuities to leaders or staff, any additional hotel nights made necessary by airline schedule changes or other factors, pre-trip expenses such as medical immunizations (if any), travel insurance, or passports and visas, and other expenses of a personal nature (alcoholic beverages, laundry, etc.).

Trip Payment Schedule

At time of reservation: $600
75 days prior to departure: Balance

Cancellation and Transfer Fee Schedule

Up to 91 days prior to departure: No charge!
61-90 days prior to departure: 25% of trip cost
46-60 days prior to departure: 50% of trip cost
45 days or less: 100% of trip cost