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.
Based on 4-6 People
(excluding international air)
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ITINERARY at a Glance
Fly Sulawesi. Lunch and visit to Tian Hou Gong Temple. PM visit to Fort Somba Opu Complex.
Drive Toraja via Leang Leang cave paintings and Bantimurung Waterfall.
Tour Toraja – The Tongkonan, Lemo Village, Suaya village, Londa, and Ke’te Kesu Village.
Continue Touring Toraja – Visit Palawa, drive to Batutumonga. PM walk to Lokomata Funeral site.
Drive Makassar (8 hours). Fly Bali.
Visit ARMA Museum. Join in activities. Visit market and then Tirta Empul for purification ceremony.
Fly Waingapu. Visit Prailiang.
Visit Sumba Ikat Weaving Centers.
AM visit to Waingapu market. Drive Waikabubak via Anakalang. PM visit to villages.
Hike to Sodan and meet priest. Walk through valley. Drive Marosi and enjoy beach.
Visit morning market. Fly Ende. Drive Moni.
4 AM drive to Kelimutu for sunrise. Drive Wolotopo for Ikat and village. Continue to Riung via Pengajjawa beach.
AM visit to conservation park. PM drive to Bajawa via megalithic villages.
Visit hamlets, esp. Wogo and Bena. Drive Ruteng via Ranamese Lake.
AM visit to Labuan Bajo via Cara Village. PM boat to Rinca to look for Komodo Dragons. On board to Kalong Island.
Visit Batu Cermin Cave. Fly Denpasar. Visit GWK. Drive to Uluwatu. Time permitting, enjoy Kecak Dance.
Transfer to airport for flight home.