Central Sulawesi INC. Toraja 08D/07N – NCT06A
Makassar – Toraja
Upon arrival at Hasanuddin Airport Makassar, meeting services. Afterwards we will take you out on the picturesque drive to Toraja with approx 8 hours driving along the Buginese villages with their typical houses. We will stop for a photo-taking during the trip. Lunch will be served in a seafood restaurant in Pare-Pare. In the afternoon stop on the Puncak Lakawan to enjoy the spectacular view. Arrive in Rantepao in late afternoon. Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
Toraja (Lemo, Kambira, Suaya, Londa, Kete Kesu)
After breakfast, a full day exploring Toraja. First you will visit Lemo to see rows of Tau Tau statues and the hanging graves. Then continue to discover the secrets of baby trees in Kambira. Onwards to Suaya to the graveyard of Kings of Sangalla lies on the hillsides, and then proceed to Londa to see ancient tombs in which the deceased was not buried, but placed among the rocks. At Kete Kesu one of the oldest Torajan villages you can see Tongkonan (the traditional ancestral house, or rumah adat of the Torajan people), and also the old traditional rice barns with colorful woodcarving. Lunch in Rantepao. Dinner at local restaurant and overnight at Hotel.
Toraja – Palopo (Pendolo)
After breakfast, we will take you for drive down to Palopo, a small port of Moslem and the capital city of the Luwu regency. A picnic lunch en route, at the irrigation project in Batu Citundac. If you are lucky you will see the processing of sago in Masamba district. Arrival in the late afternoon in Pendolo, a small village on the south shore of Lake Poso. Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
Palopo – Tentena (Lake Poso)
After breakfast depart for Tentena to visit Lake Poso. Lake Poso is a deep fresh water lake with white sandy beaches. Rising to high, you will find densely forested mountain. This is one of the most beautiful and clearest lakes in the world. Lunch in Tentena. After lunch you will visit a waterfall with twelve steps known as Wera Saluopa in Tonusu and take a walk through a Balinese transmigration village. Dinner and overnight at cottages.
After breakfast, visiting Bali Transmigration and take a walk. Lunch en route. In the afternoon there will be free time, where you can take a walk or just relax by the lake. Dinner and overnight at the cottage. Note : Sulewana waterfall are change to hydraulic power and not permit to enter and Pamona cave are too many mosquito and not interesting anymore
Tentena – Palu
After breakfast, you will set off for Palu. Lunch en route. Arrive in late afternoon in Palu, the Bugisnese city. Dinner and overnight in the hotel.
After breakfast, a full day relaxing on the beach or snorkeling above a protected Coral reef in front of the Hotel or take a walk nearby picturesque village of Donggala.
Palu – Departure
After breakfast, transfer directly to Mutiara Airport Palu to catch the flight to your next destination. End of Tour.