Day 01: Drive to Jimma via Welkite & Weliso, about 350kms
Day 02: Drive to the highland town of Mizan Tefari, about 220kms
This is a drive through the Kaffa region, generally regarded to be the region from where the Arabica strain of coffee originated, and it is also where this plant was first cultivated.
Day 03: Drive to Tum, about 120kms
Pass through the Keficho people, famous for their agriculture and honey harvest, and then the Megenger who were famous hunters and gathers. The last drive before you get in Dezi tribe is through the territory of the Surma tribe. The drive is descending in terms of altitude from1900meterse to 900 meters.
Day 04: Trek from Tum –Maji (8hours)
Admire their farm style and visit some of the villages of the tripe. Pass the steep mountain of Yikir Domoze and arrive Maji in late afternoon for camping on the side of the town.
Day 05: Trek from Maji –Adikas (6-7 hours)
Trek through a bush trail which has very good scenery.
Day 06: Trek from Adikas –Kibish (4 -5hours)
Walk on flat landscape of the Surma tribe. This also gives good opportunity of looking the different social activities of Surma tribe like tattooing, sucking blood from animals, body painting and chance fully the Donga (stick flight)
Day 07: Drive back to Mizan Tefari
Day 08: Drive back to Jimma
Day 09: Drive back to Addis Ababa