5 days Toraja Tour

Makassar and Toraja Highland
22/Feb/2015
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5 days Toraja Tour


(Experience the beauty of the Toraja highland and their unique culture)

Day 1
Arrive in Makassar at... We will fetch you from the airport and proceed to the down town of Makassar. Here we will visit  Fort Rotterdam, the old Dutch fortress. Then to Sulawesi Miniature Garden, where we can find all types of South Sulawesian traditional houses. From here, we direct to Akkarena Beach, Tanjung Bunga for refreshment while enjoy the beautiful sunset. Dinner we will be served at a local restaurant in Tanjung Bunga. Then check in Pantai Gapura Hotel or similar for overnight stay.

Day 2
After breakfast, take approx. 8 hours drive to Tana Toraja passing through the Buginese villages with their typical wooden houses. Lunch will be served at a seafood restaurant in Pare-Pare. In the afternoon have some drink or snack on Bambapuang cafe while enjoy the wonderful view of Mount Buttukabobong. In the afternoon arrive in Rantepao. Dinner and overnight stay at Marante  Hotel or similar in Rantepao, Toraja highland.

Day 3
Full day Toraja Tour. After breakfast, we drive into the mountains and visit Tinombayo where we can enjoy the spectacular view of the megalith stones spread over the extensive rice fields. Then to a burial cave of Lokomata. From Lokomata, we continue our trip to Batutumonga where we will a have short trekking, enjoy the beautiful panorama and experience a moment of the unique Torajan life style. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Rantepao. After lunch, we will visit the stone grave of Lemo with its Tau-Tau effigies. Onwards to Kambira where we can find the peculiar baby graves in the trees. Then we will explore the architecture of Tongkonan Houses in Ketekesu. Finally, we visit the tomb of Londa where we can see the entombed deceased. Back to the Marante Hotel or similar for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 4
Toraja - Makassar. After breakfast we drive back to Makassa through  the same road, Stop in Pare-Pare for having lunch at a seafood restaurant. Afternoon arrival in Makassar.  Overnight stay in hotel Pantai Gapura in Makassar. The rest of afternoon free at your own program.

Day 5
Makassar - airport. Today we transfer you to the airport for your flight to next destination.

The prices for the above tour are :

Persons

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2 - 3 persons

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4 - 5 persons

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6 - 8 persons

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Single Supplement

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High season charge

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The prices are already included:

- Overnight stay in above mentioned hotels based on twin share bedrooms

- Daily breakfast

- 3 x lunches + 3 dinners

- English speaking guide

- Transportation using an air-conditioned car incld. Fuel

- Driver, his meals and overnight accommodation costs

- Excursions as mentioned in the above itinerary

- Entrance and parking fees

- Transfer from hotel in Makassar to the airport on day 5

 

Not included:
- Air tickets and airport taxes
- Insurance
- Personal expenses such as tips, donation, drinks, lunches, dinners, meals (except are mentioned above), ..etc.

Individual Tour
The above tour program is an individual tour. You will travel individually with your own driver and guide. There is no body else in your transportation. You have your own privacy and decide your own time.