TanaToraja

TanaToraja

TORAJA TOURS / from usd$450

Our Tour Package          

The Tana Toraja boundary was determined by the Dutch East Indies government in 1909.

In 1926, Tana Toraja was under the administration of Bugis state, Luwu. The regentschap

(or regency) status was given on October 8, 1946, the last regency given by the Dutch.

Since 1984, Tana Toraja has been named as the second tourist destination after Bali

by the Ministry of Tourism, Indonesia. Since then, hundreds of thousands of foreign

visitors have visited this regency. In addition, numerous Western anthropologists

have come to Tana Toraja to study the indigenous culture and people of Toraja.

Makassar ....

Makassar, formerly called Ujung Pandang is the capital of South sulawesi province.

It's a main gate city to the east of Indonesia. Famous with variety delicious seafood,

and historical places, some Places of Interest near Makassar such as :

Bantimurung National Park to see beautifull nature, waterfall, caves, butterfly

breeding and sometimes monkeys, Leang Leang with it's prehistoric caves (5000 year old

wall paintings), Beautifull traditional Paotere with Fishermen Phinisi boats

and many more interesting places.         

Bira / Tana Beru ....

Bira and Tana beru is located east of Makassar (apx 190 kms). Bira is a very ideal

place to relax. Very clean white sandy beaches and nice places to snorkling or diving.

Nearby is the beautifull Liukang Village and famous traditional

Phinisi boat building in Tana beru village.                                                                                     

Sengkang ....

Sengkang is the capital town of Wajo region. It's famous for dried salty lake's fish

and beautifull fishermen floating house on Lake Tempe. Sengkang also

famous for it's Silk weaving clothes                          

Mamasa ....

Mamasa is located North west of Makassar or west of Toraja regions. It's one

of the most beautifull villages in Sulawesi. Wonderfull valleys, Traditional Banua/houses,

Natural Hot springs, Sambu' weaving, Tedong Tedong (ancient coffin with

buffaloes and boat styles.) Waterfall, and many more.                                                                                 

Tana Toraja (Toraja Land) "A Land with Charm" ....

Tana Toraja is the land of highlanders. this name was given by the buginese tribe who

live in the lower land. It leaves a lingering impression on the travellers mind long after

they returned home. Beautifull lands cape, Unique fascinating cultures,

cancient traditions, and is one of the world's rare treasures.

Lake Poso / Tentena / Lore Lindu .... (Central Sulawesi)

Lake Poso is the largest and cleanest lake in Sulawesi. The lake is around 38 kms

long and 15 kms wide. Sorrounded by huge Cacao plantations, green rice fields and

dense forest, water fall and ancient Megalith of LORE LINDU NATIONAL PARK.                                 

Togian Island .... (Central Sulawesi)

Togian Island is located in the heart of the Tomini gulf. It could be reached by

Ferry boat from Gorontalo via Malenge, Dolong, Ketupat or from Ampana

via Bomba and Wakai. The western travellers called it as a paradise Island.

 

Our Package Tour

3 DAYS 2 NIGHT

Prices 450 per person (all included) 

Day 1 : Airport - Toraja
Upon your arrival in airport Makassar, our representative will meet and lead on

an eight-hours drive to Tana Toraja. You'll stop at Parepare for lunch, then at

Bambapuang for refreshment. Late afternoon arrive in Toraja Dinner will be

served at local restaurant. Meals : Lunch, Dinner Accommodation A : Heritage

Toraja Hotel 4* Accommodation B : Misilina Hotel 3* Accommodation

C : Toraja Prince Hotel 2* Accommodation D : Rantepao Lodge Hotel 1*

Day 2 : Toraja Tour

This the day excursion around Tana Toraja entails visits to various ancient villages;

lemo, which is famous for its stone grave as well as for its beautiful Toraja house;

Kete kesu, a traditional village rich in local handicrafts; Londa, where the dead buried

with ceremonies invoking reincarnation; the business places handicrafts Rantepao,

Enjoy lunch during the tour and return to your hotel for overnight stay and dinner

at local restaurant. Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Accommodation

A : Heritage Toraja Hotel 4* Accommodation B : Misilina Hotel 3* Accommodation

C : Toraja Prince Hotel 2* Accommodation D : Rantepao Lodge Hotel 1*

Day 3 : Toraja - Makassar


Depart in the morning for an eight-hours drive to Makassar, once more lunching at

Parepare. Then you'll proceed to the airport for your onward flight Meals : Breakfast, Lunch End of Our Tour Services

Services Included:

·         Air Ticket Bali-Ujung Pandang-Bali  (Return air Ticket)

·         Accommodation Mentioned as per itinerary base on double or twin share

·         Air Conditioned Private Car

·         Fulboard Meals ( Lunch & Dinner at Local Restaurant )

·         English Speaking Guide or Requesting Language

·         All Entrance Fee During Tour

 

Services Not Included:

·         Airport Tax and Other Personal Expenses

·         Beverage and Laundry Services

 

4Days 3 Night 

Prices:530 per person (all included)

DAY 01 : MAKASSAR - PARE PARE - BAMBA PUANG - TORAJA / RANTEPAO

Upon arrival at Hasanuddin International Airport Makassar, meeting service and drive

through Buginese villages and Empangs (Fish and Shrimp Pond). Stop at Waerange

local harbour to see the Fishermen wooden boat building. Lunch enroute at the seaside

restaurant near Pare-pare. Then driving up to the higher land and stop again at Bamba

puang where you see the magnificient Views of Gunung Nona "Erotic Mountain" while

enjoying Kalosi Coffee or Tea with a various tasty of local cakes. The other photo's stop

at beautifull carving gate with welcome dance welcoming you to Tana Toraja (the Land

Full of Surprise). Late afternoon arrive in Rantepao, Check in at hotel and stay overnight.

DAY 02 : SOUTH TORAJA EXCURSION

After breakfast, explore the south areas visiting for : Lemo village to see stone graves

and Tau Tau/statues with panoramic of rice field terraces, Impressive baby's graves in the

living tree at Sarapung village, ancient caves graves at Tampang Allo with nice short

walking to Suaya "The oldest Erong and Tau Tau of the Sangalla's highest noble class

family". Lunch enroute at Panorama restaurant or at Warung (Local food).

Very nice walk around Karuaya and Balik Village on the way to visit Ke'te' Kesu' village.

Afternnon back to hotel and dinner with Typical Torajan food (Pa'piong / black rice /

Tuak or Toraja beer at local restaurant in Rantepao.

DAY 03 : NORTH TORAJA EXCURSION

After breakfast, driving to the north part which are rich of natures and stronger

cultural praticing. Visit beautifull small village of Bori' with it's amazing Rante

(field of noble men funeral with Simbuang or Megalith Stones). Continue to

Pangli "the village with stone carving and coffin of Paulus Pong Masangka".

Traditional Ikat weaving in Sangkombong village and then drive to beautifull

Penanian village of Nanggala. Lunch at Celebes Restaurant or at

Warung/Local food in Rantepao. Afternoon, visit Londa (Natural

caves graves and hanging graves). Nice walking around

Siguntu' village before drive back to hotel.

DAY 04 : TORAJA / RANTEPAO - PAREPARE - MAKASSAR

After early breakfast, drive back to Makassar airport for your

flight to your next destination. End of Service...

 

5Days 4Night 

DAY 01 : MAKASSAR - PARE PARE - BAMBA PUANG - TORAJA / RANTEPAO

Upon arrival at Hasanuddin International Airport Makassar, meeting service

and drive through Buginese villages and Empangs (Fish and Shrimp Pond).

Stop at Waerange local harbour to see the Fishermen wooden boat building.

Lunch enroute at the seaside restaurant near Pare-pare. Then driving up to the

higher land and stop again at Bamba puang where you see the magnificient

Views of Gunung Nona "Erotic Mountain" while enjoying Kalosi

Coffee or Tea with a various tasty of local cakes. The other photo's stop at beautifull

carving gate with welcome dance welcoming you to Tana Toraja

(the Land Full of Surprise). Late afternoon arrive in Rantepao,

Check in at hotel and stay overnight.

DAY 02 : SOUTH TORAJA EXCURSION

After breakfast, explore the south areas visiting for : Lemo village to see stone graves

and Tau Tau/statues with panoramic of rice field terraces, Impressive

baby's graves in the living tree at Sarapung village, ancient caves

graves at Tampang Allo with nice short walking to Suaya

"The oldest Erong and Tau Tau of the Sangalla's highest noble class family".

Lunch enroute at Panorama restaurant or at Warung (Local food).

Very nice walk around Karuaya and Balik Village on the way to

visit Ke'te' Kesu' village. Afternoon back to hotel and dinner with typical

Torajan food at local restaurant in Rantepao.

DAY 03 : RANTEPAO - BORI' - SANGKOMBONG - BERURUNG - BATUTUMONGA

After breakfast, Check out hotel and driving to the north part which are rich with

natures and peoples with strong cultural practicing. Visit beautifull small

village of Bori' with it's beautifull Rante (Field of noble family's funeral). Then continue to

Pangli "the village with stone carving statue and coffin of Pong Masangka".

Traditional Ikat weaving in Sangkombong village and then drive up to Tinimbayo

with magnificient views of thousands of rice field terraces. Lunch box is provided.

Short trekking through nice villages with bamboo forest and rice field

terraces from Berurung village to Batutumonga. Stay at Tongkonan Lodge.

DAY 04 : BATUTUMONGA - LO'KO MATA - KAYURAME - PAULU ASU (Short Trekking 2-3 Hours)

Wake up early to see the beautifull sunrise. After breakfast,

visit Lo'ko'mata "A big rock with many caves graves".

Then nice short trekking to Pa' Uluasu where your driver will waiting you and drive back to Rantepao.

Check in at hotel and stay overnight.

DAY 05 : TORAJA / RANTEPAO - PAREPARE - MAKASSAR

After early breakfast, drive back to Makassar airport for your flight to your next destination. End of Service...

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6Days 5Night 

DAY 01 : MANADO ARRIVAL - TANGKOKO NATURE RESERVE

Upon arrival at Samratulangi Airport Manado, meeting service and drive directly to

Tangoko Nature Reserve. Lunch enroute. Upon arrival check in at the Lodge.

Afternoon, walking with local rangers to Tangkoko national park to see the

smallest monkey in the world (Tarsius Spectrum).

After dark, back to hotel, dinner and stay overnight.

DAY 02 : TANGKOKO - TOMOHON

Wake up early (04.00 am) then walking again to the Park to see the

Beautifull Horn bill birds, Monkeys, Flying Lizaards and other kinds of Fauna.

Return to Lodge for breakfast and driving to Tomohon (South part of Manado).

On your arrival Tomohon, check in at Resort near beautifull Lokon vulcano's mountain.

DAY 03 : TOMOHON - MANADO - BUNAKEN / SILADEN ISLAND

After breakfast, visit to Typical Minahasan houses, Traditional Market of

Tomohon and beautifull Lake Tondano. Lunch at Local restaurant.

After lunch proceed to Manado and by Private boat to Bunaken or Siladen Island.

DAY 04 : BUNAKEN / SILADEN : Diving, Snorkelling or just relaxing. (Free / optional)

DAY 05 : BUNAKEN / SILADEN - MANADO

fter Lunch, Transfer by Private boat to Manado and stay overnight.

DAY 06 : MANADO DEPARTURE

Breakfast at hotel, free program untill transfer to airport for

the flight to your next destination. End of Service...

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7Days 6Night 

DAY 01 : MAKASSAR - PARE PARE - BAMBA PUANG - TORAJA / RANTEPAO

Upon arrival at Hasanuddin International Airport Makassar, meeting service

and drive through Buginese villages and Empangs (Fish and Shrimp Pond).

Stop at Waerange local harbour to see the Fishermen wooden boat building.

Lunch enroute at the seaside restaurant near Pare-pare. Then driving up to the higher

land and stop again at Bamba puang where you see the magnificient Views of Gunung

Nona "Erotic Mountain" while enjoying Kalosi Coffee or Tea with a various tasty

of local cakes. The other photo's stop at beautifull carving gate with welcome

dance welcoming you to Tana Toraja (the Land Full of Surprise).

Late afternoon arrive in Rantepao, Check in at hotel and stay overnight.

DAY 02 : SOUTH TORAJA EXCURSION

After breakfast, explore the south areas visiting for : Lemo village to see stone graves and

Tau Tau/statues with panoramic of rice field terraces, Impressive baby's graves in

the living tree at Sarapung village, ancient caves graves at Tampang Allo with

nice short walking to Suaya "The oldest Erong and Tau Tau of the

Sangalla's highest noble class family". Lunch enroute at

Panorama restaurant or at Warung (Local food). Very nice walk

around Karuaya and Balik Village on the way to visit Ke'te Kesu' village.

Afternoon back to hotel and dinner with typical Torajan food at local restaurant in Rantepao.

DAY 03 : RANTEPAO - AKUNG - BERURUNG - BATUTUMONGA (TREKKING)

After breakfast, droped by car to Akung village and start walking through the villages,

Bamboo forest and rice field terraces. Lunch with lunch box bring with you

from Rantepao. Afternoon arrive in Batutumonga and stay overnight.

DAY 04 : BATUTUMONGA - RIU - KE'PE - DENDE' (TREKKING)

After breakfast, continue trekking and enjoy the beautifull panoramic of landscape,

villages and sometimes you walk on buffaloes foot path. Lunch enroute at the

village shop or local house. Afternoon arrive in Dende' village and

stay overnight. Dinner with typical torajan food.

DAY 05 : DENDE- KURRA - REMBON - RANTEPAO (RAFTING)

After early breakfast, continue walking to Kurra village and walkdown

to the river bank where you will start your unforgotable experience with around 3 hrs

live rafting adventures. passing the beautifull natures, and chance to see endemic

flora & fauna. Delicious Lunch box is provided by SOBEK EXPEDITIONS

(Rafting operator in Toraja). Afternoon drive back to

Rantepao and check in at hotel. Stay overnight.

DAY 06 : RANTEPAO FREE PROGRAM (OPTIONAL)

DAY 07 : TORAJA/RANTEPAO - MAKASSAR AIRPORT OR TO : Sengkang or Pendolo

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8Days 7Night 

DAY 01 : MAKASSAR - BANTIMURUNG - PARE PARE

Upon your arrival at Hasanuddin International Airport Makassar, meeting service and driving

to Bantimurung National park with it's beautifull natures, waterfall, caves,

and Butterflies breeding. Lunch enroute at local restaurant .Early afternoon arrive

in Pare pare, check in at hotel and then nice walking

around afternoon market at centre of Pare pare town.

DAY 02 : PARE PARE - POLEWALI - MAMASA

After early breakfast driving to Mamasa via Polewali town. Along the way

with magnificient beautifull mountainous green forests. Lunch enroute

at simple local restaurant. Afternoon arrive in Mamasa check in

at hotel and enjoy swimming at the pool of Natural Hot Spring. Stay overnight.

DAY 03 : MAMASA EXCURSION

After breakfast, Full day excursion around Mamasa to Rambu Saratu' and Tawalian village.

Both are with beautifull Mamasa tradtional houses (Banua Sura').

Wooden buffaloes coffin at Tedong Tedong and the Beautifull Mamasa veaving (Sambu').

Afterrnon enjoy hot spring again. Stay overnight.

DAY 04 : MAMASA - TORAJA BY 4WD ( Old Toyota Land Cruiser )

After breakfast, adventure trip driving with old land cruiser on maddy roads to

Ponding village and then continue to Bittuang village. Transfer by

mini bus to Rantepao. check in at hotel and stay overnight.

DAY 05 : TORAJA EXCURSION

After breakfast, explore the south areas. Lemo village to see stone graves and Tau Tau

/statues with panoramic of rice field terraces, Impressive baby's graves in

the living tree at Sarapung village, ancient caves graves at Tampang allo

with short nice walking to Suaya "The oldest Erong and Tau Tau

of the Sangalla's highest noble class family". Lunch enroute at

Panorama restaurant or at Warung (Local food). Nice walk around Karuaya

and Balik Village on the way to visit Ke'te' Kesu' village. Afternoon back

to hotel and dinner with Typical Torajan food (Pa'piong /

black rice/ Tuak or Toraja beer at local restaurant in Rantepao.

DAY 06 : RANTEPAO - BORI' - SANGKOMBONG - BERURUNG - STAY IN BATUTUMONGA

After breakfast, Check out hotel and driving to the north part which are rich of natures and stronger

cultural practicing. Visit beautifull small village of Bori' with it's amazing Rante (field of noble

men funeral with Simbuang or Megalith Stones). Continue to Pangli "the village with stone

carving and coffin of Paulus Pong Masangka". Traditional Ikat weaving in Sangkombong

village and then drive up to Tinimbayo mt where you enjoy the Panorama Indah views

of thousands of rice field terraces. Lunch box is provided. Short trekking through nice

villages with bambo forest and rice field terraces from Berurung village to Batutumonga.

upon arrival at tongkonan house lodge, enjoy the panoramic views of torajan village

with aroma of Torajan arabic coffee. Stay overnight.

DAY 07 : BATUTUMONGA - LO'KO MATA - KAYURAME - PA'ULU ASU (Short Trekking 2-3 Hours)

Wake up early to see the beautifull sunrise. After breakfast, visit Lo'ko'mata is a big rocks

with many caves graves. Your driver will waiting you in Pa'ulu Asu village

and drive you back to Rantepao. Check in at hotel and free program.

DAY 08 : TORAJA / RANTEPAO - PARE PARE - MAKASSAR

After early breakfast, drive back to Makassar airport for your flight to your next destination. End of Service...