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Toraja Sulawesi Tours

Toraja Sulawesi tours, discover ancient culture of South Sulawesi by visiting Torala land, mingle with Torajan people, and explore Torajan villages.

On Torajan burial ceremony, they leave corpse inside a cave. Many visitor would surprise of not smelling any strong odor that usually comes with a corpse. Oral history says that in old days, deceased would be "ordered" by a shaman to walk by him or herself to the cave. It was a zombie-like procession. Unfortunately no one can witness this kind of ritual today. Through Toraja Sulawesi tours programs, we will discover Tana toraja and explore ancient tradition of Torajan people. Perhaps, there are miracle something unexpected what we might see.

Most spectacular of Torajan rituals are funerals. For Torajan, a funeral is single most important ceremony in life cycle. It is based on a strong belief that soul deceased travels to land of south and in this land of eternity, he will need all the requisites of everyday life in the hereafter just like when he was alive in this world. Funeral ceremonies are festival lasting as long as ten days with much feasting and entertainment. Animal sacrifices are made to ensure eternal life in the afterlife and to safeguard descendants. Curious about Torajan people and ancients cultures, book your 2017 Toraja Sulawesi tours because Life is short. Take the trip, Buy the shoes and Eat the cake.

Making an Inquiry 2017 / 2018
Price is customized based on final hotel choices, travel dates, and other custom preferences. Most tours package are customized for private travel according to your preferences and dates. Please inquire for a custom quote.

Price per person in USD - Private trip/group of your friends or family:

  • Minimum 2 - 3 persons:
    Upon Request

For request details trip dossier itinerary Tana Toraja Sulawesi Tours 4 days program and price, please send us inquiry at : Email Request by mentioning the tour code: KNLR-UPG-TTST-4D and number of tour participants in your email.

TOUR BOOKING PROCESS:
1.Please send us TOUR REQUEST ( IF prices not mentioned ) or Book Now to reserve the trip ( IF prices is mentioned in the tour programs ) including detail date you would like have and the number of partners.
2.Available trip departure will inform to you upon received your email.
3.Please write back to us that you are confirmed available date trips departure and packages offered. NOTE: If prices is exist in online packages, by sending Book Now, you agreed cost/prices as stated in web page trip itinerary. we will proceed for next step, sending invoicing.
4.When we get your confirmation, we will send you the official confirmation Paper as agreed (invoice).
5.we have right to cancel the reservation with or without notice when it over from the limit booking time
6.Limit booking is a week after receiving the paper confirmation.

TOURS PAYMENT:
1.When the confirmation is sent, we require deposit payment 35% from total land cost for guaranty booking(No Refund)
2.Balance of payment could should be made at least 2 weeks before departure date.
3.Payment could be made through PayPal will be apply additional surcharge 5% for the amount will be transferred.

FORCE MAJOUR ( For flight Cancel and delay - most cases fly into remote areas in Indonesia ) :
Tour Packages excludes expenses incurred due to causes beyond our control (force majeur) and expenses also caused to flight cancellations & delays are not covered by www.adventuretourtravelindonesia.com. we will assist in the rescheduling of all flights & organizing suitable accommodations transport and meals etc… but ALL costs are to be covered by yourself if these circumstances occur.

toraja sulawesi tours

Toraja Sulawesi Tours

4 Days / 3 Nights.
Start / Finish: Hasanuddin Airport, Makassar.
Tour Code: KNLR-UPG-TTST-4D.
Grade: Easy - Moderate.
Departure: Daily - you may arrange your own date.

Tana Toraja Sulawesi Tours Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival Makassar - Drive to Tana Toraja by Overland

According to your schedule of arrival, you will be meet our Tour Guide at Hasanuddin Airport Makassar. Then 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 café while enjoy the wonderful view of Mount Buttukabobong. In the afternoon arrive in Rantepao. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.

Meals: Lunch
Accommodation: Toraja Misiliana Hotel

Day 02: Full Day Tours Discover Torajan Cultures

After breakfast, we will visit the stone hanging grave of Lemo with its Tau-Tau effigies. Then to Kambira where we can find the peculiar baby graves in the trees. Onwards we will explore the architecture of Tongkonan houses in Ketekesu village and Londa, which is a natural grave with entombed deceased. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Rantepao. In the afternoon, we visit Nanggala and Siguntuk, local Torajan villages famous for their old Tongkonan houses and rice barns. Then back to the Hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Toraja Misiliana Hotel

Day 03: Tana Toraja Sulawesi Tours

In the morning we will 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 Batutumonga. In the afternoon, we will visit Pallawa and Sa’dan, local Torajan villages famous for their wood carving. Then back to the Hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Toraja Misiliana Hotel

Day 04: Drive back to Makassar - Transfer Airport

With the same road, we drive back to Makassar. Stop in Pare-Pare for having lunch at a seafood restaurant. Afternoon arrival in Makassar and directly transfer to Hasanuddin Airport Makassar for your flight to the next destination or extend more night at Makassar hotel.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: None.

Tours Package Cost Inclusion:

3 Nights at Toraja hotel base on Twin sharing.
Private Air Condition Car
Meals as indicated per day itinerary.
Entrance fees.
Mineral water during tour.
Speaking english guide.

Price Exclusion:

Airfare.
Airport tax.
Alcoholic beverages.
Dinner.
Soft drinks.
Tipping for Guide, Driver, Bellboy hotel, Boat Man, and Porter.
Laundry.
Phone calls.
All extra personal expenses that not mentioned on items above.
Any kind of expenditures incurred due to flight cancellation/delays or due other caused beyond our control.

What to bring during Tana Toraja Sulawesi Tours:

Suntan lotion, sunglasses, hat
Rucksack or day bag
Rain jacket and small umbrella if possible
Trousers and long shirt (cotton) for trekking
Trekking shoes or other comfortable walking shoes
Long socks plus extra
Sandals(teva/paddling shoe)
Pocket knife and flash light (torch)
Mosquito and insect repellent
Camera/waterproof camera plus extra micro chip/memory and battery/charger
Other personal things and medicine
For souvenir and other personal expenses, please bring Rupiah( IDR Indonesia Money ).

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