- special Coffee Trip Sidam region
Ethiopia is The Origin of Coffee. Abyssinia, now Ethiopia, is the original home of the coffee (arabica) plant. Kaffa, the province in the south-western highlands where they first bloomed, gave its name to coffee. The formal cultivation and use of coffee as a beverage began early in the 9th century. So as Coffee is experienced longtime ago it becomes the part of the tradition in different part of the country on this trip proposal we focused in the South part of Ethiopia Sidam Coffee producing region! Off course if you are interesting we will take you to the place origin of coffee!
Southern Stars tour Coffee trip proposal
Day 1. Morning drive to Yirga cheffe area visiting coffee farms and coffee union then testing the best coffee proceed and visit the local Coffee farm by short hiking through the village and wondering the Gedeo beautiful villages Overnight chosen hotel in Yirga cheffe.
Day 2 In the morning we drive back to Dilla and we visit the other Coffee union and visit the village and hiking into the villages and experiencing how they using natural fertilizer and not artificial fertilizer and test the special Gedeo coffee and it’s unique aroma test. Today we will try to combine some world UNESCO heritage archaeological site TuTu fla which is located in this region Overnight in Dilla chosen hotel.
Day 3 Excursion to Sidama Coffee Aleta Wendo. In the morning drive to Yirgalem to visit the famous Sidama coffee villages. Today we will visit the Sidama coffee cooperative union then short hiking to visit the green Sidama villages to see the local coffee farms and experience their unique coffee test. Overnight stay at Aregash Lodge, Yirgalem
Day 4 In the morning drive to visiting Aleta Wendo area coffee farms and coffee union then testing the best coffee, drive back to Yirgalem enjoy your afternoon walking through the forest near by the lodge to see different birds! . Overnight Aregash lodge Yirgalem.
Day 5 Morning drive to Wondo gent today we will combine out trip the coffee villages and enjoy the nature! We will visit Wondo Gent coffee farm villages and coffee union and enjoy your last coffee test discovering trip by preparing the all coffee ceremony by yourself in the village after your some experience on your trip in the afternoon we will have short hiking in to the famous with different bird life the Wondo Gent forest and if you are interesting enjoy in to the natural volcanic swimming pool. And drive to Hawassa. Overnight at Zebra Guesthouse campfire evening in the Garden or chosen hotel.
This special coffee rout trip will cost 150 Euro per person. This price In clouds.
= Accommodation = local guides in the village
= Meals = All entrance fees