Indonesia: Touring Islands In The Sun


This handcrafted trip is for those interested in small villages, the crafts and cultures of Indonesia, markets and the rich diversity of the environment. You can participate in a local purification ceremony, meet with a local healer and priest, learn about the different styles of weaving and ikat from villagers, explore Rinca Island looking for Komodo Dragons, shop the local markets and wiggle your toes in the sands of pristine beaches.


Land Cost

Starting at



Based on 4-6 People
(excluding international air)

Custom Dates and Prices Available1.800.670.6984 OR 775.832.5454

ITINERARY at a Glance

Day 1

Fly Sulawesi. Lunch and visit to Tian Hou Gong Temple. PM visit to Fort Somba Opu Complex.

Day 2

Drive Toraja via Leang Leang cave paintings and Bantimurung Waterfall.

Day 3

Tour Toraja – The Tongkonan, Lemo Village, Suaya village, Londa, and Ke’te Kesu Village.

Day 4

Continue Touring Toraja – Visit Palawa, drive to Batutumonga. PM walk to Lokomata Funeral site.

Day 5

Drive Makassar (8 hours). Fly Bali.

Day 6

Visit ARMA Museum. Join in activities. Visit market and then Tirta Empul for purification ceremony.

Day 7

Fly Waingapu. Visit Prailiang.

Day 8

Visit Sumba Ikat Weaving Centers.

Day 9

AM visit to Waingapu market. Drive Waikabubak via Anakalang. PM visit to villages.

Day 10

Hike to Sodan and meet priest. Walk through valley. Drive Marosi and enjoy beach.

Day 11

Visit morning market. Fly Ende. Drive Moni.

Day 12

4 AM drive to Kelimutu for sunrise. Drive Wolotopo for Ikat and village. Continue to Riung via Pengajjawa beach.

Day 13

AM visit to conservation park. PM drive to Bajawa via megalithic villages.

Day 14

Visit hamlets, esp. Wogo and Bena. Drive Ruteng via Ranamese Lake.

Day 15

AM visit to Labuan Bajo via Cara Village. PM boat to Rinca to look for Komodo Dragons. On board to Kalong Island.

Day 16

Visit Batu Cermin Cave. Fly Denpasar. Visit GWK. Drive to Uluwatu. Time permitting, enjoy Kecak Dance.

Day 17

Transfer to airport for flight home.