The Halaba’s cultural values, norms, customary institutions, social systems, and methods of economic activities reveal ways of living and sustaining the daily life of the people, Halaba is one the ethnic groups in South Ethiopia, with its unique culture, nature and history.
The Halabas have shared various cultural practices and life style with various other peoples‟ cultures. The cultural interaction established with others and the contacts with outsiders who have influenced the culture, customs, institutions and artistic heritages of the nationality in some extent.
Day 01: Kulito – Arto hot spring
After breakfast, start trekking from Kulito town to Arto hot spring and on the way, cross Bilate River and different landscapes. When we get at the hot spring, we will take shower with fresh water from the hot spring and install our tents for camping.
O/N at Camping
Day 02: Arto hot spring – Kulito town
In the morning, walk around the hot spring to observe some bird species and continue trekking back to the town, on the way you will attend on coffee ceremony in one of the traditional huts of halaba village, after lunch visit the Fama falls before you get back to the town.
O/N at Sera Lodge
Day 03: Kulito town – Sifame caves
After breakfast, trek to Sifame defence caves crossing different halaba’s villages and landscapes. After lunch, visit the colorful cultural houses of halaba people.
at Sera Lodge
Day 1: Halaba Kulito – Langano
Day 2: Langano – Hawassa
Day 3: Hawassa – Wendo – Halaba Kulito
Bird watching tour
Day 1: full day sight seeing for watching birds and taking some pictures of bird species along Bilate River
Day 2: full day for bird watching and taking some pictures of bird species at Arto hot spring
Day 3: full day for watching birds and taking some pictures of bird species at
Sifame caves and Rikame Mountains…..