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					 The Southern Nations, Nationalities and peoples Regional state
   SNNPRS & It's potentials for the Development of Tourism

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Location:-

            SNNPRS is one of the 9 Federal regional states of Ethiopia
            The region lies between 40 271 N and 80 31 N Latitudes and between 340 211 E and
             390 111 East Longitudes
            Geographically it borders with Kenya in the South, the Republic of Sudan in the
             South West, Gambella region in the North West and Oromiya region in the North
             and East.
Area & Adminstration:-

            The regions cover an area about 110932 km2 which is almost 10% of the total
             size of Ethiopia, The Capital of the region is Awassa which is 275 km from
             Addis Ababa ( National Capital)
            Based on ethnicity and language identities, the region is divided in to 13 Zones
             (Sidama, Gedeo, Gamogofa, South Omo, Wolayta, Dawero, Kembata -Tembaro,
             Hadiya, Keffa, Sheka, Benchi Maji, Gurage & Siltie) and 8 special woredas
             (Alaba, Konso, Burji, Amaro, Derashe, Konta, Basketo, and Yem.) & 19 towns
             adminstations.

Population and Ethnicity :-

            The region has a projected population size of 13.5 million in 2004, which is
             about 20% of the total national population
            It inhabits more than half of the country ethnic composition, so far about 56
             ethnic groups (with distinct languages, culture & traditions) have been identified
             and which makes the region as a “ Mosaic of people & Culture .”

     Climate:

            The region's rain fall intensity, duration & amount increases from North East to
             South West.
             Mean annual rain fall ranges from 400 - 2200 mm. Where as temperature is
             inversely related to altitude and it decreases from South to North East. Mean
             annual temperature ranges from 15 0 c - 300c.
            The region experiences the five agro ecological zones. Haroor (Hottest), Kolla
             (hot), Woinadega (warm), Dega (Cool) & Wurch (coldest). These zones support
             different crops and vegetation types as well as wild Lives. It is also worth to
             mention that these variations largely attributed to relief effect.




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Topography :-

          The region is a land of out standing natural beauty with high mountains, steep
           valleys & rolling plains
          The most remarkable land feature of the region is the great rift valley that runs
           along the eastern edge of the region & the Omo Valley which is the major
           feature of the region that roughly cuts it in to two halves.
          Along the Omo river valley (in to), a series of high land complexes are found
           such as Keffa High lands, Dawro Kunta High lands , Gofa High lands , Gamo
           High lands asare the prominent examples.
          The altitudinal variation of the region extends from the lowest point at-Lake
           Turkana 376 mt above sea level to mount Guge of Gamo high lands which is
           4200 mt above sea level.




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                       TOURIST ATTRACTIONS:

    The Southern Nations Nationalities and people’s Regional State is endowed with
     magnificent tourist attraction components which are classified as Natural,
     Historical& Cultural attractions.

                                PART ONE
                         NATURAL ATTRACTIONS

MONTAINS: have magnificent scenery and are the sources of many rivers and
            springs as well as the home for many different floras and faunas.
Some of the fascinating and charming mountains to visitors include
  Mount Guge in Gamogofa Zone / The Highest which is 4200 mts/
  Mugo Mountain in Silte Zone / 3721mts/
  Germba Mountain in Sidama Zone /3338mts/
  Amarro Mountain in Amarro Special Woreda /3232 mts/
  Amberecho Mountain in Kembata Tembaro Zone/ 3058mts/

 NATURAL FORESTS :

 Are the habitats of endemic trees and wild life resources. The dense forest in Keffa,
 Sheka and Benchi Maji zones are the prominent forest attractions. A wild varieties of
 tropical plants and highland vegetation that grow in weather condition with lowest
 temperature are abundant in these areas. Different kinds of spices and wild coffee
 beans grow in these natural habitat. The world most popular mild stimulant coffee is
 also first discovered in these forests at a place called Kaffa.

 RIVERS AND LAKES:

 1. River valleys with their gorges and cliffs are also beautiful scenarios which could
    be magnificent attractions.
 2. The region holds more than seven big rivers, however the main drainage systems
    include Gojeb Gibe ( Omo), Gelana, Bilate, Segan, Akobo and Woyto rivers.
 3. The region has five major known lakes ( Rift Valley Lakes ). These are lake
    Abaya ( 2nd largest lake in Ethiopia ), Lake Chamo, Lake Awassa, Small Abaya
    Lake, and Chew Baher. These lakes are rich in aquatic life (fish, crocodile &
    hippopotamus) and their surrounding is also inhabited by various kinds of
    endemic animals and birds. Besides they can be used for fishing, sun bathing,
    boating and for other recreational purposes.




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WATER FALLS:

- There are a number of water falls which are resulted from the rugged nature of
  the landscape and the long rainy period. The water falls with their echoes and
  rain bows are the remarkable tourist attractions
 The most prominent water falls in the region include:
       Ajora falls between Wolayita and Kembata -Tembaro zones
       Acho fall in Guraghe Zone
       Logita fall in Sidama Zone
       Bonora fall in sidama Zone
       Finchawa fall in Hadiya Zone
       Bartta fall in Keffa Zone


NATURAL HOT & COLD SPRINGS :

-    These Hot and Cold Springs are found to be one of the most popular tourist
     attractions of the region.
-    There are several hot & cold springs as well as holy & mineral waters. Besides to
     their recreational purpose people used these springs to take baths and drink the
     water to get relief of their aligns on different occasions. Also they are believed as
     curative medicine to heel skin and other internal infections.

The magnificent springs in the region include


            " Fourty springs " of Arba Minch in Gamo gofa zone
            Wondo genet, Burqita & Gidabo hot springs in Sidama zone
            Arto hot spring in Alaba special woreda
            Daduben hot spring in Keffa zone


THE NATURAL BRIDGES:

-    There are also Natural bridges which are considered as one of the region
     magnificent tourist attraction sites. These places offer a nice view of the
     surrounding areas in all places.
    The most known and mentioned natural bridges include
          Gurgutto Bridge in Keffa zone.
          Sona bridge in Kembata Tembaro zone
          Yegzir Dildey (God’s Bridg) between Abaya & Chamo lakes in
            Gamogofa zone.

WILD LIFE PROTECTED AREAS


-    There are 5 National parks 6 controlled Hunting Areas & 2 Wildlife Reserves in
     the Region.




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A. NATIONAL PARKS


     The Southern National parks are significant to conservation and tourism for many
     reasons. Mainly the southern regions National parks are in better shape than others and as
     such they represent Ethiopia’s last bastions of natural savanna habitats. And these parks
     have potential and relatively unspoilt areas for recreation. The rift valley lakes national
     parks are nowadays are population weakened recreation destinations where people can
     enjoy the scenery with the diversity of cultures in the society.


      Name of National Park             Zone / Special / Wereda                Area ( Km2)
   Nechisar                          Gamo gofa                          514
   Mago                              South Omo                          2235
   Omo                               Bench Maji                         3566
   Mazie                             Gamo Gofa                          202
   Chebera-Churchura                 Dawro zone & Konta Special         1190
                                     Woreda


B. CONTROLLED HUNTING AREAS (CHA)

     Controlled Hunting areas are areas where sport hunting is preferred. Of the hunting areas
     that still survive the best are located in the southern region where many good trophies can
     still be obtained. The industry is extremely important to Cconservation and Tourism.


           Name of CHA                  Zone / Special / Wereda                Area ( Km2)
   Omo-West                          Bench – Maji Zone                  4561
   Murulle                           South Omo Zone                     1400
   Boyo                              Hadiya Zone                        3.75
   Wollishet- Sala                   South Omo Zone                     475
   Segen                             Burji Special Woreda               138
   Sheko- Bench                      Bench Maji Zone                    --



C. WILD LIFE RESERVES ( WLR )

     There are two wildlife reserves which have high tourism potential. In chelbi Grevyn’s
     zebras, Black backed jackal & Gerenuk are found is good numbers and others like
     ostrich and oryx are also found. Tama also has a good number of giraffes & other
     medium and small sized mammals.


      Name of National WRL              Zone / Special / Wereda                Area ( Km2)
   Chelbi                            South Omo                          4212
   Tama                              South Omo                          3296



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 The endemic Mammalian & bird species found in the region include

 -   Swayne’s hartebeests ( Maze & Nechsar National Parks ) and other small
     mammals
 -   The Abyssinian wood packer, Black headed Siskin & Abyssinian cat bird (
     Mago Highlands )
 -   The Nechsar nightjar ( Nech sar National Park ).
 -   The Ruppell’s chat ( Bonga forest + Mugo highlands )
 -   The white winged cliff chat, the black headed forest Oriole, the thick billed
     raven & the wattled ibis ( Mago National Park )
 -   The black winged love bird ( Omo National Park )


                          PART TWO

               HISTORICAL ATTRACTIONS

 MONASTERIES

 There are more than six monasteries which are built before the invasion of
 Ahmed Gragn. With in these monasteries there are priceless holy relics and
 historical and biblical artifacts including 600 old manuscripts.

 This includes:

    Birbir St Mary Monastery ( Gamo Gofa Zone )
    Eli st .Gebriel Monastery ( Gamo Gofa Zone)
    Isra bale St. Michael church ( Dawro Zone )
    Medhane Alem Monastery in Keffa Zone
    Muhur Eyesus & Midre kebed Abo Monasteries in Gurage Zone
    St. George ( Gebriel ) churches in Awassa & Dilla towns

 MOSQUES :

    There are several old and newly built Islamic Mosques in the region which
     mostly found in towns. Old Mosques with high historical & cultural heritage
     include Aberti, Alkeso Katbare, Dilla , Alaba Kulito, Hossana and Butajira
     mosques
    It is also worth while to mention the " Aynage " cave in Silti Zone which
     used as a Mosque

 STELAE:

  Are one of the oldest cultural heritages of the region
  Differently shaped stelaes mainly found in Yem Special Woreda , Konso
   Special Woreda , Gedeo, Sidama, Gurage, BenchiMaji and Wolata zones
  Some have cylindrical shape ( indicate male sex organ ) while others are flat
   with engravings



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         Some found standing while others lying on the ground
         Attracted the interest of archeologists
         Among which Tiya Stela in Gurage Zone recognized and registered as one of
          the world's heritage sites by UNESCO
         The Chelba Tutiti Megalithic steles in Gedeo Zone ( contains the largest
          number of stelaes in the region.
         The Tutufella Megalithic steles in Gedeo Zone


        CAVES AND FORTS :-

     There are several caves which are mostly found on the side of cliffs near by
      springs or rivers and in thick forests. Additionally there are number of forts. All
      these caves and forts are used as strong defense out posts built to retaliate the
      invading troops of neighboring enemies.

       The most amazing caves and forts of the region include :
       Moche Borago cave in Wolayita Zone
       Diabaten cave in Benchi Maji Zone
       Wollo Shoba cave in Keffa Zone
       Bandelicho cave in Hadiya Zone
       Dawa cave in Kembta Tembaro Zone
       Mita Kela in Dawro Zone

    ROCK ARTS & WOODEN ARTS:

     Are one of the magnificent man made attraction in the region
     There are a number of rock arts mostly found in Wolayita, Kembata Tembaro
      and Gedeo Zones
     The engraved pictures mainly depict animals
     Some of the engraving are on the side of river banks and are affected by the flow
      of water.

The most important and known sites include:
   Ambericho wassera Gojame rock carving in Kembata Tembaro Zone
   Galma ( odola) rock arts in Gedo Zone
   The Konso Totems ( Wakas ) Wooden Arts erected on graves of heroes depict
    the died hero with his wives and the killed game or enemy


PALEANTHROPOLOGICAL SITES :

         The SNNPRS has also a number of pale anthropological sites which are
         valuable for tourism.
         The most important and known sites include
               Shungura ( lower omo ) , Usno, Mursi, Kibish, Fejeje, Weyto-Anchiqere
               in South Omo Zone
               Burji soyama ( Burji Special Woreda )
               Konso Pale anthropological site (Konso special woreda )


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             However, among these sites the lower omo ( shungura ) site recognized by
             UNESCO as world heritage.

           Konso :- has several amazing & very attractive features which have been
                  getting appreciation by visitors including
                geomorphologic feature " New York " ( an eroded terrain ) which
                  looks like the sky scrapers of New York city.
                The walled villages, Moras ( gathering place), Wakas wooden
                status erected on graves of heroes and Olaytas (an erected dry
                 woods for generation memorials )
                Their traditional land terracing on sloppy terrains to protect soil
                 erosion.



                                          PART THREE

                                 CULTURAL ATTRACTIONS:

          Over 50% of the country's ethnic composition is found in SNNPRS
           thus, the region has a plentiful culture and language
      o    Particularly high ethnic diversity in the South Omo Zone where there are more
           than 12 ethnic groups which includes ( Mursi, Surma , Bume, Karo,Ari, Geleb,
           Bodi, Arbore, Hamer, etc)
          Each ethnic group has its own culture, reflected by hair style body decoration,
           dressing, wearing jewelry, ways of life. and weding, burial & religious and other
           cultural ceremonies. Besides their musical instrument & the dancing styles also
           vary from one ethnic group to another group

       Particularly the colorful & dramatic traditional ceremonies such as
             Ritual stick fighting by Mursi & Surma tribes / Locally called Donga /
             The " Jumping of the bull " ceremonies by Hamers are fascinating
                events for tourists.

                                      PART FOUR

          TURISM INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN THE REGION

-   Although the region has enormous potential, the tourism industry has not developed
    sufficiently to make significant contribution to regional development. Nowadays to
    enhance the flow of tourists and encourage local investors and foreign direct
    investment, the regional state is doing its level best. Regional tourism investment
    potentials has been studied & consolidated, Regional Directive for the developmental
    investors in the wild life protected areas has been prepared, Regional Tourism policy &
    strategy documents have been developed, tourism development program document is
    going to be prepared. Also different incentive mechanisms have been identified to be
    offered to all investors participated in tourism related investments like Lodges, Motels,
    Camp Site, and Bungalows--- etc with in rural areas.



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 Some of these incentives includes;

    Conducive investment Regulations & Directives has been formulated
    Land for tourism investment is demarcated in Bebube Omo, Gamo-Gofa,
     Beanch- Maji, Gedeo, Wolyita, Sidama, and Gurage zones.
    Land is exempted from rent & tax for about three year.
    Imported vehicle /one pick up/ & other related machineries are exempted from
     tax.
    Land rent is minimum/.01 birr/sq.m or 120USD /ha annually/
    Efficient service delivery system is put in place
    Guidelines for concessionaires are formulated for who intend to put up tourist
     facilities and operate in the regionally administered National Parks & wild life
     reserves.
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                                 Major Tourist Attraction Sites

                                                               Distance from
   Name of Major tourists    Location Zone /   Distance from
                                                               Addis Ababa in     Main Features of the attractions
      attraction sites       Special woreda    Awassa in km
                                                                     km
1. Natural Tourist
   Attraction
  1.1 National Parks

Omo                          Bench Maji        655 Via         870 Via          Eland, Oryx, Lelwel, herds of
                                               A/Minch         A/Minch          eland, elephant & Buffalo
Mago                         Debub Omo         558             782              Elephants, Buffaloes, lion,
                                                                                Leopards, giraffes
Nechsar                      Gamogofa &        305             530              Burchelli zebras, Swaynes herte
                             Amaro Special                                      beest, Greater Kudu
                             Woredas
Mazie                        Gamogofa          235             460              Swayne’s, hartebeest, Buffalo,
                                                                                G.Kudu
Chebera /churchura           Between           369             595              Elephant, Buffaloe, Lesser Kudu
                             Dawro &
                             Kunta
1.2 Water Falls
Ajora Falls                  Between wolita    230 via       390                Spectacular & fascinating twin falls
                             & Kembata         Sodo/Wolayita
                             Tembaro
Logita Fall                  Sidama            120             395              Spectacular fall with torrential
                                                                                sound
Bonora Fall                  Sidama            135             410              Cataract & blue winged birds
Bartta                       Keffa             777             502              Spectacular fall
Finchawa                     Hadiya            183             247              Fascinating fall
1.3 Hot Spring
Wondo genet                  Sidama            42              267              Natural scenery & hot spring water
Burqita                      Sidama            12              287              Hot spring with natural swimming
                                                                                pool
Gidabo                       Sidama            45              320              Hot spring water with beautiful
                                                                                nature.
Arto                         Alaba             97              324              Steam & hot spring
1.4 Natural Bridge
Yegzir Dildy                 Gamo Gofa         290             530              Facinating natural connector
                                                                                between lake chamo & abaya
Gurgutto                     Keffa             748             473              Spectacular natural bridge & small
                                                                                river crossing it
Sona                         Kembata           170             395              Spectacular natural connector
                             Tembaro
1.5 Geomorphologic feature
New York                     Konso             385             610              Spectacular natural relief




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                                      Major Tourist Attraction Sites
                                                                Distance from
    Name of Major tourists    Location Zone /   Distance from
                                                                Addis Ababa in     Main Features of the attractions
       attraction sites       Special woreda    Awassa in km
                                                                      km
2.Historical & man made
 Attractions

2.1 Steal
Tiya                          Guraghe               227              88          Recognized by UNESCO The
                                                                                 artistic skills of ancient people on
                                                                                 the stelae
Chelba Tutit                  Gedeo                 118              393         A large number of stelae
Tutu fella                    Gedeo                 106              380         Ancient burial ground & tombs
2.4 Caves
Batena                        Hadiya                163              230         Fascinating human made cave with
                                                                                 pillars & two mach entrances
Moche Borago                  Wolayta               167              394         Spectacular human made cave
Bandelicho                    Hadiya                182              246               “        “      “      “
Wollo Shoba                   Keffa                 970              695         Served as shelter during Italian
                                                                                 occupation
Dawa                          Kembata               172              395         Fascinating human made cave
                              Tembaro
2.5 Rock Arts & wooden Arts
Galma/odola/rock              Gedeo                 118              393         It’s old age & ancient human arts
Konso Totems wooden arts      Konso                 365              590         Along tradition & ancient human
                                                                                 arts
3. Cultural Attractions                                                          Along tradition of putting wooden
                                                                                 totems on the ground
Ethinc attractions            Debub Omo             525              750         Co lour & dramatic traditional
                                                                                 ceremonies, hair & dressing style
Konso villages                Konso                 365              590         Nucleated & walled village their art
                                                                                 fully built series of terraces
Dorze Market                  Gamogofa              305              530         Their famous weaving products
                                                                                 “ shema” & their house style




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                                           Major towns with their facilities in the region
                                        Distance
                             Distance
      Major    Zone/specia                from                                                                                 Health
N0                            from                     Communication       Electrical power        Financial Institutes                     Air Flight
      Towns     l wereda                 Addis                                                                                Institutes
                             Awassa
                                         Ababa
 1   Awassa    Regional        ---         275     -   Micro wave          24 Hours Hydro     -   Governmental            -   Hospital         ---
               Capital                             -   Mobile              Electric               & Private institutes    -   Poli clinic
                                                   -   Internet access                        -    Commercial Bank
                                                   -   Postal service                         -    Wegagen Bank
                                                                                              -    Insurance
                                                                                              -    Construction bank
                                                                                              -    Dashen Bank
                                                                                              -    Anbessa Bank
                                                                                              -    Abyssinia Bank
                                                                                              -    Nib Bank
 2   Dilla     Gedo           90 km       360      -   Digital telephone   24 Hours Hydro     -    Commercial Bank        -   Hospital         ---
                                                   -   Internet access     Electric           -    Dashen Bake            -   Poli clinic
                                                   -   Postal service                         -    Awash Bank
                                                   -   Mobile                                 -    Abyssinia Bank
                                                                                              -    Wegagen Bank (Yirga
                                                                                                   chefe)

 3   Sodo      Wolayita      160mk        385      -   Digital telephone   24 Hours Hydro     -    Commercial Bank        -   Hospital         ---
                                                   -   Mobile              Electric           -    Construction Bank      -   Poli clinic
                                                   -   Internet access                        -    Dashen Bank
                                                   -   Postal service                         -    Busines Bank
                                                                                              -    United Bank

 4   Durame    Kembat        125km        350      -   Digital telephone   24 Hours Hydro     -    Commercial Bank        -   Hospital         ---
               Tembaro                             -   Postal service      Electric                                       -   Poli clinic
                                                   -   Mobile
 5   Wlokita   Gurage        430km        155      -   Digital telephone   24 Hours Hydro     -    Commercial Bank        -   Hospital         ---
                                                   -   Mobile              Electric           -    Microfinance           -   Poli clinic
                                                   -   Internet access                        -    Insurance
                                                   -   Postal service                         -    Nib Bank
                                         Distanc
                              Distance
       Major    Zone/specil              e from                                                                               Health
N0                             from                    Communication       Electrical power       Financial Institutes                          Air Flight
       Towns     wereda                   Addis                                                                              Institutes
                              Awassa
                                         Ababa
 6    Worabe    Silti         200km        172     -   Digital telephone   24 Hours Hydro     - Commerchial Bank         -   Poli clinicl           ---
                                                   -   Mobile              Electric           - Nib Bank
                                                   -   Postal service
 7    Hossana   Hadya         168km       232      -   Digital telephone   24 Hours Hydro     -   Commercial Bank        -   Hospital               ---
                                                   -   Mobile              Electric           -   Ethiopian Insurance    -   Poli clinicl
                                                   -   Postal service                             corporation
                                                                                              -
 8    Arba      Gamogofa      275km       505      -   Automatic Digital   Hydro Electric     -   Commercial Bank        -   Hospital               ---
      Minch                                            telephone                              -   Ethiopian Insurance    -   Poli clinicl
                                                   -   Mobile                                     corporation
                                                   -   Internet access                        -   Abyssinia
                                                   -   Postal service
 9    Jinnka    Debub Omo     525km       750      -   Digital telephone   Diesel Generator   -   Commercial Bank        -   Hospital       Twice weekly From
                                                   -   Postal service                                                    -   Poli clinicl   Addis Ababa

 10   Mizan     Bench Maji    835km       561      -   Digital telephone   24 Hours Hydro     -   Commercial Bank        -   Hospital       Twice weekly From
      Teteri                                       -   Postal service      Electric           -   Ethiopian Insurance    -   Poli clinicl   Addis Ababa
                                                                                                  corporation
 11   Masha     Sheka         995km       680      -   Diesel Generator    Diesel Generator   -   Commercial Bank        -   Poli clinicl   Once Weekly
                                                                                              -   Microfinance                              From Addis Ababa
 12   Bonga     Keffa         724km       449      -   Digital Automatic   24 Hours Hydro     -   Commercial Bank        -   Hospital               --
                                                   -   Postal service      Electric                                      -   Poli clinicl

 13   Terrcha   Dawero        282km       512      -   Digital Telephone   Generator                                     -   Hospital               --
                                                   -   Postal service                                                    -   Poli clinicl

 14   Karrat    Konso         360km       600      -   Digital telephone   generator          Microfinance               -   Policlinic             --
                                                   -   Postal service
 15   Alaba     Kulito         87km       313      -   Digital telephone   Hydro electric     Commercial Bank            -   Policlinic             --
                                                   -   Postal service




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                                                                        Lists of Hotels and their Facilities
            Zone / special                                                                                                      Address /         Distance from Awassa & capital of    Remarks
No                                        Name of Hotel                                Description
               woreda/                                                                                                      Tele ,Fax P.0.Box                 SNNPRS
    1   Bench Maji                a) Eden Hotel                     22 bed rooms with common shower                       (047) 335 -01 -18
        (Mizan)                   b) Fitsum Hotel                   18 bed rooms with common shower                       (047) 335 -00 -24        834 kms via Addis-Jimma road
                                  c) Saba Hotel                     18 bed rooms of which 7 are with private shower                               625 kms throngh Sodo-Chida road
                                  d) Genet Hotel                    20 bed rooms with common shower
    2   Debube Omo                a) Orit Hotel                     11 bed rooms with private shower                      (046) 775- 00 -45                                                 
                                                                                                                                                               526 kms
        (Jinka)                   b) Goh Hotel                       15 bed rooms with private shower                     (046) 775 -00 -33                                                 
                                  c) Jinka Resort Hotel             22 bed rooms with private shower                      (046) 775 -01- 43                                                 
    3   Gedeo Zone                a) Get smart Hotel                 30 bed rooms, of which 20 are with private shower.   (046) 331- 29- 55                                                 
        (Dilla)                   b) Meresa Hotel                    20 bed rooms, of which 15 are with private shower    (046) 331- 30 -14
                                  c) Zeleke Hotel                    20 bed rooms, of which 11 are with private shower    (046) 331 -28- 34                 Town 86 kms
                                  d) Woyn Hotel                     14 bed rooms of which 10 are with private shower      (046) 331-30-25
                                  e) Lalibela Pension               18 bed rooms of which 10 are with private shower      (046) 331-23-00                                                
        (Yirga Chefe )            f) Lesion                         31 bed rooms with private shower                      (046) 332- 01-54                                             One Star
    4   Guraghe Zone              a) Etagegnhu Hotel                25 bed rooms with private shower                      (011) 330 -02 -33
        (Wolkite)                 b) Geberie Mamo Hotel             15 bed rooms with private shower                      (011 ) 330- 15- 05                                                
                                  c) Tefera Hotel                   32 bed rooms of which 10 are with private shower                                431 kms through Addis Ababa
        ( Indiber)                d) Abegaz Wolde Argaw Hotel       46 bed rooms of which 34 are with private shower      (011) 331 - 00- 46                                                
        (Butajira)                a) Kassech Fikadu Asorie Hotel    52 bed rooms with private shower                      (046 ) 115- 04- 43                                                
                                  b) Omega Motel                    10 bed rooms with shower                              (046 ) 115- 08 -16
                                                                                                                                                  Awassa to Butajira 160 kms through
                                  c) Shell Motel                    16 bed rooms with shower                              (046 ) 115 -00- 60
                                                                                                                                                                Ziway
                                  d) Mathewos Metasebia Hotel       16 bed rooms with shower                              (046 ) 115 -01- 30
        ( Bu’e)
                                  e) Chiban Hottel                  24 bed rooms with private shower                      (046) 883 -00 -32 /16                                             
    5   Hadiya Zone               a) Edget Hotel.                   29 bed rooms of which 10 are with private shower      (046) 555- 26 -16
        (Hossana)                 b) Mobil Hotel.                   16 bed rooms with private shower                      (046) 555- 27- 41                                                 
                                                                                                                                                        198 kms via shinshicho
                                  c) Tamire Debebe.                 27 bed rooms with common shower.                      (046) 555 -22 -50
                                                                                                                                                   165 kms via Alaba- angecha road
                                  d) Absira Hotel                   17 bed rooms with common shower
                                  e) Heme Hotel                     32 bed rooms with private shower                      (046) 555 -26- 64                                                 
6       Keffa Zone                a) Beherawi Hotel.                14 bed rooms with common shower                       (047) 331 -00 -51            722 kms via Addis Ababa
        (Bonga)                   b) Miserach Hotel                 17 bed rooms with common shower.                      (047) 331- 01- 91          530 kms via Sodo-Chida road

        NB:-  Accommodations which relatively delivering better services, but not yet classified




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            Zone / special                                                                                                                              Distance from Awassa & capital of
No                                       Name of Hotel                               Description                           Address /Tel, Fax P.O. Box                                       Remark
              woreda/                                                                                                                                               SNNPRS
7       Gamo Gofa Zone            a) Cairo Hotel                15 bed rooms of which 6 are with private shower        (046) 881-03-23
        Arba Minch                b) Abaya Hotel                10 bed rooms with common shower                        (046) 881-01-81
                                  c) Bekele Mola Hotel          32 bed rooms with private shower                       (046) 881-00-46                                                         
                                  d) Swayenes Hotel             40 bed rooms with private shower                       (046) 881-18-95                              275 kms                    
                                  e) Wubete Hotel               12 bed rooms of which 5 are with private shower        (046) 881-16 -29                         Regional Capital
                                  f) Arbaminch Tourist Hotel    2 bed rooms with private shower                        (046) 881-21 -71                                                        
                                  g) Abisineya Pension          11 bed rooms with private shower                       (046) 881- 03 -81
                                  h) Mercato Penision           20 bed rooms with private shower                       (046) 881-02- 45
                                  i) HaleLuya                   33 bed rooms of which 18 are with private shower       (046) 881 -06 -10
                                  j) Arba Minch Hotel           14 bed rooms of which 13 are with private shower       (046) 881 -02 -06
    8   Kembata-Tembaro Zone      a) Shiferaw Hotel             23 rooms with common shower                            (046) 554-04- 13
        (Durame)                                                                                                                                                   125 kms
                                  b) Durame Wubet               15 rooms with common shower                            (046) 554- 04 -18
                                                                                                                                                                Regional Capital
                                  d) Misirach Hotel             14 bed rooms of which 6 are with private shower        (046) 554- 01-21
                                  f) Abinet Hotel               14 bed rooms with of which 6 are with private shower   (046) 554 -01 -03
    9   Welayta Zone              a) Bekele Mola Hotel          26 bed rooms of which 15 are with private shower       (046) 551-23 - 82                                                       
        (Soddo)                   b) Green land Hotel           19 bed rooms of which 12 are with private shower       (046) 551 -26 - 42
                                  c) Wolayta Wubet Hotel        24 bed rooms of which 19 are with private shower       (046) 551-25 - 67                            154 kms
                                                                                                                                                                Regional Capital
                                  e) Aksum Hotel                30 bed rooms of which 20 are with private shower       (046) 551-25 - 63
                                  f) Baltu Hotel                19 bed rooms with private shower                       (046) 551 – 24 -69
                                  g) Bright House Hotel         12 bed rooms with private shower                       (046) 551 – 31 - 22                                                     
                                  i) Eyerusalem Pension         17 bed rooms of which 12 are with private shower       (046) 551 – 29 - 22
10      Awaasa                    a) Shebele Hotel N0 1         37 bed rooms with private shower                       (046) 220-00-04/220-25-63                                            Two Star
        (Capital Regional)
                                  b) Wabe Shebele Hotel N0 2    24 bed rooms with private shower                       (046) 220-53-97/220-17-12                                            One Star
                                  c) Hotel Pinna                33 bed rooms with private shower                       (046) 221-03-36/36                                                     
                                  d) Lawi Hotel                 19 bed room with private shower                        (046) 220-46-89/220-63-10                                              
                                  e) South Spring Hotel         30 bed room with private shower                        (046) 220-64-71/72                                                     
                                  f) Gebrekirstos Hotel         44 bed room with private shower                        (046) 220-27-80/81                                                     
                                  g)Yamre Hotel                 23 bed room with private shower                        (046) 221-01-77/78                                                     
                                  h) Paradise Hotel             29 bed rooms of which 21 are with private shower       (046) 220-43-36/68
                                  i) Beshu Hotel                20 bed rooms of which 11 are with private shower       (046) 220-43-36/68
                                  j) Warka Hotel                29 bed rooms of which 14 are with private shower       (046) 220-43-36/68
11      Sidama Zone
        Yirgalem              a) Aregash Lodge               10 Bangalo                                                (046) 225-69-57                               45 kms                   
        Wondo Genet           a) Wabe Shebele Hotel          39 bed rooms with private shower                                     4-
                                                                                                                       (046) 220-ዐ 91                                42 kms                 Two Star
        NB:-  Accommodations which relatively delivering better services, but not yet classified



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                                                                                                                                        Distance from
         Zone / special                                                                                              Address
No                                  Name of Hotel                              Description                                            Awassa & capital of    Remark
           woreda/                                                                                             /Tele, Fax P.O. Box
                                                                                                                                          SNNPRS
 12   Konso Special          a) Kdist Mariam Hotel          31 bed rooms of which 20 are with private shower           -
      woreda                 b) Edget Hotel                 29 bed room with privet shower                     (046) 881 – 61 - 75   366 kms via Arbamich
      Karate                 c) Konso Green Hotel           20 bed room with privet shower                             -
 13   Silte Zone             a) Hayate Hotel                17 bed rooms of which 7 are with private shower    (046) 771 – 01 - 03
      Worabe                 b) Riead Hotel                 17 bed rooms of which 7 are with private shower    (046) 771 – 00 - 23
                                                                                                                                     200 kms through Ziway
                             c) Muge Terrara Hotel          17 bed rooms of which 7 are with private shower              -
                             d) Park Hotel                  16 bed rooms of which 4 are with private shower    (046) 771 – 00 - 45
 14   Alaba Special werda    a) Medina Hotel                19 bed rooms of which 10 are with private shower   (046) 556 – 07 - 23
      Alaba                  b) Misebo Pension              23 bed rooms of which 7 are with private shower    (046) 556 – 07 - 48
                             c) Fikreselam Hotel            24 bed rooms of which 8 are with private shower    (046) 556 – 07 - 29          86 kms
                             d) Hassen Hussen Pensiyon      20 bed rooms of which 7 are with private shower    (046) 556 – 01 - 27
                             e) Meka Hotel                  18 bed rooms of which 5 are with private shower    (046) 556 – 00 - 56

NB:-  Accommodations which relatively delivering better services, but not yet classified




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