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5 day trip

By Markus Tappi

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At a Glance

At a Glance

Spend 3 days fully immersed in the lives of the Torajan people, including hiking through the Torajan villages and learning about their elaborate funeral planning and rites. The first and the last day will be journeying from the airport to the heart of the Torajan countryside. Stay at the basic 1 star Indra Toraja hotel and a homestay in the Torajan countryside.

Details

5 days 4 nights
Private trip
Up to 10 persons
Strict Cancellation

Activities

Ecotourism
Culture - Homestay, Explore Villages

Suitable For

Backpackers

Choose this if...

You seek an unconventional experience and comfort is not the top of your list! You’ll connect with the Torajans and learn about their funeral planning and rites.

What's included

What's included

  • Accommodation - 4 nights at Toraja Homestay - Homestay
  • Return Transfer from Makassar
  • Driver and local guide
  • Meals during trekking (i.e. all meals on the 3rd day and breakfast and lunch on the 4th day)
  • Mineral water
  • Entrance fees
  • Gift for funeral ceremony
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Accommodation

Accommodation

Where You'll Meet

Where You'll Meet

  • Airport Sultan Hasanuddin Makassar: Timing of your choice Details
  • Anywhere in Makassar: Timing of your choice Details

Availability

Availability

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What You'll Do

What You'll Do

This is a sample itinerary and may be weather-dependent.
Day 1: Makassar - Toraja

Today you'll get to see the Bugisnese villages with their typical houses on your way to Toraja.

Accommodation: Toraja Homestay - Homestay (Private)

  • Morning: Drive to Toraja
  • Afternoon: Viewpoint at Puncak Lakawan
Day 2: Toraja

Today you'll get to see several historical and cultural monuments.

Accommodation: Toraja Homestay - Homestay (Private)

  • Morning: Breakfast
  • Afternoon: Visit Lemo, Cambria, Suaya, Londa, the Torajan villages, and the traditional rice barns there, lunch in Rantepao
Day 3: Toraja

Today you'll get to see the traditional Torajan village known for their rice barns.

Accommodation: Toraja Homestay - Homestay (Private)

  • Morning: Breakfast
  • Afternoon: Visit Pallawa, Marante, and Nanggala
Day 4: Toraja

Today you'll get to see superb views of Rantepao and the surrounding valleys.

Accommodation: Toraja Homestay - Homestay (Private)

  • Morning: Head to Batutumonga for views of Rantepao
  • Afternoon: Trek along the rice fields
Day 5: Toraja - Makassar

Today you'll be heading back to Makassar.

Accommodation: Toraja Homestay - Homestay (Private)

  • Morning: Head back to Makassar

Meet your guide

Meet your guide

Markus Tappi

Markus is a very thoughtful guide, full of knowledge and appreciation for his culture. He is good with families and people who are taking it a bit slower.
37 years experience
Basic English
Community-Based
Litter-Free

Markus Tappi Policies

Markus Tappi Policies

Strict Cancellation Policy
As Markus Tappi pays for your trip’s logistics in advance, you can only cancel for free within 24 hours of your booking, provided that this is at least 2 weeks before your trip starts.
Change of Date
You may also change your trip date once up to 3 days before your trip starts. Any date change are subject to availability.

Other Things to Know

Other Things to Know

Packing list for the trip
Comfortable walking/trekking shoes
Hat
Mosquito repellent
Rain jacket
Small overnight backpack
Sunglasses
Sunscreen
Toiletries
Towel
Warm jacket/sweater for night time

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