4 Days / 3 Nights Toraja Tour
Day 1 : Arrival in Makassar / Depart to Tana Toraja (L, D)
Upon arrival at Hasanuddin Airport Makassar, you will be picked up by our tour guide and taken directly to Tana Toraja, an approx. 8 hours drive. Your journey passes through the Buginese villages with their traditional houses on poles. Next we visit the fishermen village in Barru district with its beautiful beach and If the fisherman are not all out fishing, we see their traditional Buginese Pa’bagan (fishing boats). Lunch will be served at Kupa Beach Restaurant. In the afternoon, stop also will be made on Puncak Lakawan for coffee break while enjoy the spectacular view of Mt. Kabobong. Late afternoon we arrive at Rantepao, Tana Toraja. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel.
Day 2 : Full Day Tana Toraja Tour (B, L, D)
Tana TOrajaAfter breakfast, we will take you on a full day Toraja tour. First, we will visit Lemo, the location of the hanging graves with their rows of Tau-Tau sculptures. Next we visit Tampangallo, an ancient and natural grave in a cave with its entombed deceased. On to Kambira, to view their cultural methods to respect infant death, graves which are placed on Tarra Trees. Lunch will be served at Maruang restaurant in Rantepao. After breakfast, we visit Marante & Nanggala, local Torajan villages with big Tongkonan houses and rice barns.
In this area you will also see bats hanging on trees around this village. At last we will visit Kete’ Kesu, a local Torajan village, a World Heritage for the Tongkonan houses with rice barns. We then return to the Hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 3 : Full Day Tana Toraja Tour (B, L, D)
MegalithAfter breakfast, we begin another full day tour around Tana Toraja. In the morning, we visit Bori where ancient megalith stones have existed for thousands of years. Continuing on to Tinombayo highland for a superb hill top view of the rice terraces at Torajan local villages. Our next stop is Batutumonga to visit the town of Rantepao, Then on to Lokomata where we will find graves on a giant megalith stone. We continue with soft trekking from Pana to Tikala passing through several Torajan villages to experience the local daily life style. Lunch will be served at Celebes Restaurant in Rantepao. In the afternoon, we will visit Pallawa & Sa’dan famous as the center of wood carving and weaving in Tana Toraja. We then return to the Hotel.
Day 4 : Toraja – Makassar / Transfer Airport (B, L)
After breakfast we check out of the hotel and drive back to Makassar. Lunch will be served Kenari Bukit Indah Restaurant Pare-Pare. In the afternoon, arrive in Makassar for transfer to Hasanuddin Airport Makassar to catch your flight for your next destination.
Price on Request
Includes private ac car based on minibus L-300 (tour with 2 pax passenger also can use other luxury car – we provide Toyota Innova)
tour as per program
English or other required speaking guide
full board meals
mineral water during tour
parking / toll fees, tax & service
accommodation as per the above hotels mentioned (Toraja Heritage/Marante Toraja).
International and domestic flight tickets
Domestic and international passenger service charges
Extra baggage charges at domestic and international airports
Airports and hotels porters
Personal expenses such as phone calls, laundry, beverages etc.
Tipping for local guides, rangers and drivers