Ethiopia is Home to multi-ethnic peoples, for this
reason, Ethiopia often known as a mosaic of languages and culture. More than 83
languages 200 dialects are wildly spoken throughout the country. The Omo
Valley, the most unique place with the variety of ethnic groups is home to the
ancient African tribes that live in the Southern part of Ethiopia.
The Ethnic groups found in the Omo valley have still
preserved their own fascinating costumes, colorful traditional ceremonies,
crafts, exciting music, art, a way of dressing style and dance.
There are different market days that all the ethnic
groups gather to exchange different goods. Interested ones can see the colorful
experience during the market day.
The Omo valley is the most impressive area which
tourists enjoy travel through several towns and villages and contact with the
ethnic groups such as, Tsemay, Bume, Hamer, Daasanech, Karo, Mursi, Erbore and
the konso people, all with their unique traditions
In terms of wildlife, the Omo Valley has a variety of
wildlife. The Omo national park and the Mago national parks are home to the
majority of the wildlife in the valley.