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5 day trip by Lisa Soba

Low carbon footprint
Support local business
On-the-ground prices


Private trip
5 days 4 nights
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 comfortable 3 star Hotel Luta and a homestay in the Torajan countryside.

Meet your guide


Lisa Soba

Our Pick!
Basic English
6 years experience
Lisa Soba is incredibly knowledgeable and well-regarded, and is a good choice for those who would like more in-depth history of the area. He has been hired by the likes of National Geographic and the BBC to take them around the region during their reporting trips.


Prices start from USD$239.67 per person Prices start from IDR3.524.584
Prices may differ based on no. of travellers. Please select no. of travellers in the booking form to see the final adventure price.


Please note that this is a sample itinerary and may be subject to change depending on weather conditions.
Day 1: Makassar - Toraja

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

  • Morning: Pick-up from Hasanuddin International Airport Makassar, drive to Toraja
  • Afternoon: Viewpoint at Puncak Lakawan
Day 2: Toraja

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Morning: Head back to Makassar

What's included

  • Return transport from Makassar to Toraja region
  • Driver and local guide
  • 3 nights' accommodation at Hotel Luta (3 stars)
  • 1 night accommodation at homestay in traditional Torajan Village
  • 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

Where you'll be staying

Bed Types
  • Twin Beds
  • Shared Bathroom
  • Shared Bathroom
Bed Types
  • Double Bed
  • Twin Beds
  • Coffee/Tea
  • Towels
  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • Hot Shower
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wifi (Room & Common Area)

Transport Information

Return transport included

Pick-up Time
Pick-up Point
Your hotel or airport in Makassar
Drop-off Time
Drop-off Point
Your hotel or airport in Makassar

What to bring

Comfortable walking/trekking shoes
Mosquito repellent
Rain jacket
Rain jacket
Small overnight backpack
Warm jacket/sweater for night time

Important info

Booking Policy

Bookings should be made at least 15 days before the desired start date. If you require an earlier booking, please contact us and we would be happy to help!

Strict Cancellation Policy

The adventure can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. Cancellations after this date will not be eligible for a refund, unless your spot is booked and completed by another traveller. If your spot is booked and completed by another traveller, a full refund will be processed within 14 days of the adventure start date.

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Earliest available 31 Oct 2019
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USD$701.25 x 1

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