Market Day in the Omo Valley Since most people have long journeys to and from the towns, markets are best visited between 10:30am and 4:00pm.

Access Eco Trekking Tours listed the Notable markets of Omo Valley as follow to help travellers plan their trip dates to match with the Market days.

1-Arbore Market Day = Monday

Tribes at the Market

-Arbore

-Tsemay

2-Dimeka Market Day Tuesday and Saturday

Tribes at the Market

-Banna

-Bashada

-Hammer

-Karo

-Tsemay

3-Jinka Market Day Tuesday and Saturday

Tribes at the Market

-Ari

-Banna

-Bashada

-Mursi

4-Giyo Market Day = Thursday

Tribes at the Market

-Ari

-Bacha

-Dime

-Mursi

-Surma

5-Hana Mursi Market Day =Sunday

Tribes at the Market

-Ari

-Mursi

-Surma

6-Key Afar Market Day =Thursday

Tribes at the Market

-Banna

-Hammer

-Tsemay

7-Omorate Market Day =Tuesday and Saturday

Tribes at the Market

-Daasanach

8-Turmi Market Day =Monday and Thursday

Tribes at the Market

-Bashada

-Hammer

9-Weyto Market Day =Saturday

Tribes at the Market

-Tsemay

The markets at Dimeka (Saturday), Key Afar (Thursday) and Turmi (Monday) are among the biggest and best.