TSFT 2: TORAJA CULTURAL TRIPS 4D/3N
Day 01 : Fly To Makassar – Rantepao (L, D)
Arrival at Makassar airport, You will pick up by our local staff then drive to hotel for overnight.
Day 02 : Makassar – Rantepao, Toraja Tour (B, L, D)
After breakfast at hotel, we will transfer in to Toraja Highland visit to the royal family tombs at Suaya, the cliff side stone grave with wooden effigies ”tau – tau ” on the balcony at Lemo, the baby’s graves in the huge tree at Kambira. This way of tombs making is the only one in the archipelago, the Torajan do not bury their corps on earth, but on the stone hole , cave or alike. Before the died body placed in such place, it has to be put in the Tongkonan (the clan house) as they believe that, the died person would not leaving them as long as the body is still at home. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant with ricefield side view. After lunch, the next interesting place to visit are Londa, the natural cave grave, and Kete Kesu, traditional wooden carving village and hanging grave.
Day 03 : Rantepao, Toraja Tour (B, L, D)
Visiting Palawa, a village with the beautiful scenery of the Toraja family houses ‘ Tongkonan’, and a number of buffalo’s horns decorated to the front of their houses, Sa’ dan To’Barana, the traditional cotton weaving village, Batutumonga, the highland area And the beautiful landscape of 1355 meters high, which has temperature 17o C in the daytime and lunch will be served in here, Lo’ ko mata, the graves on the rocky slope, Which mean, the hole of the grave seems like an eye. And then trekking from Pana to Tikala, more fascinating spot that can be seen along the way.
Day 04 : Rantepao – Makassar (B)
Drive back to Makassar for another 8 hrs. Then fly back to Jakarta or Bali.