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5 day trip

By Markus Tappi

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From US$ 820
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At a Glance

At a Glance

5 days 4 nights
Private trip

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.

Culture
Explore Villages
Ecotourism
Homestay

Choose this if

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.
Suitable For
Backpackers

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What's included

What's included

From US$ 820 IDR11,818,421.17
  • Accommodation - 1 night at Toraja Homestay - Homestay, 3 nights at Indra Toraja Hotel - Standard Room
  • 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 Details
  • Anywhere in Makassar Details

Availability

Availability

Trips available daily
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Bookings should be made at least 15 days in advance. View the full calendar to request other dates.

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: Indra Toraja Hotel - Standard Room

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

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

Accommodation: Indra Toraja Hotel - Standard Room

  • 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

  • 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: Indra Toraja Hotel - Standard Room

  • 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

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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