Beside their senic beauty the Rift valley lakes of Oromia were also famed by their great potential of thermo mineral waters and curative hot springs.
These terminal springs are confined with in the radius of some 200 to 250 km south east of the capital -Addis. The water of these hot springs bubbles at deferent corners with high discharging power having a temperature reaching up to 90°c with high chloride, salphate and carbonate contents, their water-forming vapor of clouds and flows down to the lake.
Local people living around these lakes use this water for drinking, cooking and ailment from different disease and in same locality youngster may roast fresh fishes and grains.
Having a paramount tourism potential, on these thermo mineral spas yet there is no private or Governmental Organization who take part in any kind of spa development facilities-as result these potential spa’s require aggressive investment’s.