SL 02: Toraja Fantastic Package 4 Days / 3 Nights
Day 1: Bali – Makassar – Toraja
Pick up service at your hotel in Bali then transfer to the airport for your flight to Makassar (Ujung Pandang). Upon arrival meeting service. Afterward set out on the picturesque drive to Toraja. A drive from approximately 8 hours along the Buginese villages with their typical houses on poles. On the way, we will visit the fishermen village in Barru district with its beautiful beach panorama. Lunch at a seafood restaurant in Pare-pare. In the afternoon we will stop at the Puncak Lakawan for having coffee break while enjoy the spectacular view of Mt. Kabobong. Late in the afternoon arrive in Rantepao. Dinner and overnight at hotel. (Lunch, Dinner)
Day 2 : Toraja Full Day Tour
After breakfast, we will take you on a full day Toraja tour. First, we will visit Lemo where we can find hanging graves with their rows of Tau-Tau sculptures. Then we will visit to Tampangallo, an ancient and natural grave in a cave with its entombed deceased. On to Kambira, where we will explore the extra ordinary of the baby graves on tree which called “ Tarra Tree “. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Rantepao. After lunch, we will visit Marante & Nanggala, local Torajan villages with big Tongkonan houses and rice barns. In Nanggala we also could find bats hanging on trees around this village. At last we will visit Kete’ Kesu, a local Torajan village which listed on the world heritage book where we can see old Tongkonan houses with their rice barns. Then we back to the Hotel for dinner and overnight stay. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 3 : Toraja Full Day Tour
After breakfast, we will take you on another full day tour around Toraja. In the morning, we will visit Bori’ where we can find ancient megalith stones which already exist since thousands years. Then we will take you to Tinombayo highland to enjoy the superb view of the rice terraces and Torajan local villages from the hill-top. Then we will visit Batutumonga where we can view the town of Rantepao. Then we will visit Lokomata where we will find graves on a giant megalith stone. Continue our trip by taking a soft trekking from Pana to Tikala passing through the several Torajan villages with the local daily life style. Lunch will be served at a local Restaurant in Rantepao. In the afternoon, we will visit Pallawa and Sa’dan famous as the center of wood carving and weaving center in Toraja. After enough time, we back to the Hotel. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 4: Toraja – Makassar – Bali
After breakfast, check out hotel. Then we drive back to Makassar (Unjung Pandang) via the same road of 1st day. Lunch will be served in Pare-pare. In the afternoon, arrive in Makassar. Onwards, transfer directly to Hasanuddin Airport Makassar to catch your flight back to Bali. Upon arrival at airport in Bali, we will pick you up then transfer to your hotel. (Breakfast, Lunch)
All transfers, Land transport, Airline ticket Bali – Makassar – Bali, 3 Nights Accommodation, Sightseeing as per itinerary, 4x Lunch, 3x Dinner, 3x Breakfast, Entrance fees, English speaking guide
Hotel Used: Emerald (Hotel Misiliana Toraja, Marante Toraja), Silver (Hotel Indra Toraja), or Similar.
Personal Expenses, Charges for passports, inoculations, excess baggage charges, porter fee, travel insurance, meals as not mentioned at the program, items of personal nature such as beverages, laundry service, Phone Call, tips and gratuities and more…
What to bring?
Small Size of Luggage, Sweater / Jacket, Sun Screen, Hat, Sun Glasses, Trekking Shoes (sport shoes), Towel, change of clothes, Camera or Handy cam, Extra Films, Extra Replacement batteries for Camera, Cash Money for Personal Expenses, beverages, etc