Cultural Tourist Attractions in Ethiopia:
Ethiopia is a country of extraordinary ethnic and cultural diversity in terms of cultural attractions. There are at least 80 ethnic groups and only has to look at the diversity of languages, art, dress, food and religion. The main Ethiopia tourist attractions which include adventure attractions and activities in Ethiopia are located in north, south and north east of the country where as Addis Ababa tourist attractions in the capital at the center. The most important cultural attractions of Ethiopia include the people near the Omo Valley area in south Ethiopia, Harar, the lifestyle of the people in all places of the country, family oriented and community wise culture, citizens' work ethic, religious festivals and ceremonies, coffee ceremony, and more whereas the top Ethiopia historical tourist attractions Lalibela, Bahir Dar, Gondar & Axum.
Ethiopia a melting pot of diverse cultural groups, languages and traditions. Ethiopian culture had been institutionalized on a modest basis first through philology and history, then through archaeology and anthropology, and more recently through political science, and sociology. Paragon Ethiopia Tours primarily focuses on the language, habit, and social system of each people in Ethiopia in its Ethiopia cultural tours services. Some of the country's smaller groups of people still keep to their age-old nomadic or semi-nomadic lifestyles.
Those looking for a greater understanding of the culture and people of Ethiopia may wish to combine their safari experience in Ethiopia wildlife tours with cultural tours and visits.
Cultural Attractions in Omo Valley
The Omo Valley is home to many tribes within a relatively small area where one can find one the most famous Ethiopia cultural tourist attractions. The Bodi, Hamer, Tsemay, Dassanech, Benna, Karo, Mursi, Surma, Ari, and Nyangetom are better known among others. The best known and most photographed tribes are the Mursi and related Hamer tribes. The Omotic people are so named because they inhabit in a relatively small region surrounding the Omo River in the provinces of Kefa and Gemu Gofa. They speak languages derived from what is now considered one of the six great families of Afro-Asiatic, a language family represented exclusively by these peoples. Visit our Ethiopia Omo Valley tour packages for optional cultural tour suggestions. .
Cultural Attractions in Harar
Harar is one of the earliest Muslim centers in the region of Ethiopia and the Horn where Islamic religious festivals and events in Ethiopia are celebrated. The Wall of Harar was built around the beginning of the second half of the 15th century. Harar is famous for for its historical and cultural sites which were registered by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. Other attractions of Harar include its colorful open market, the legendary Hyena Man, the Harar Museum, and the Rimbaud House named after the French poet who lived there in the 1880s. We offer affordable Harar and Lake Wonchi (Lake Wenchi) tour packages that can be tailored to suit your holiday budget while still ensuring combined Harar tour with beautiful nature tour of lifetime.
You can contact us to book your Ethiopia cultural tours. And you can visit our day trips from Addis Ababa which are available as add on tours which you can take them by extending your tour dates by one more day or a couple.