Arsip Tag: Palu

SOUTH & CENTRAL SULAWESI EXPEDITION 13D/12N

DAY 01 :  MAKASSAR –TORAJA  …………………………………………..… L D

Upon arrival at Hasanuddin Airport, our guide will meet you and take you directly to Torajaland. Approximately 8 hours drive through magnificent road a cross villages, beautiful mountain and the natural countryside. Lunch will be served at Sea Food Restaurant in Pare – Pare. Proceed to Torajaland, late afternoon arrive in Rantepao and check in at hotel for dinner and overnight.

DAY 02 : TORAJA EXCURSION……….   B L D

Breakfast at hotel.  One full day have been set a side for an excursion through Toraja Land. The highlight of this region include the ancient stone grave at LEMO and LONDA where the bodies of the dead are placed in holes carved into rocky cliffs or inside natural caves according  to the  traditional animistic rituals that are still performed today as they have done from generation to generation. In addition you will see traditional Toraja Houses at Kete Kesuk and Palawa. Lunch will be served at local restaurant. Any traditional ceremonies or funerals that can be reached by foot will be also included. Dinner at hotel.

 DAY 03 : TATOR – PALOPO – PENDOLO ……………….. B L D

Breakfast at hotel. Drive to the border of Central Sulawesi with several stops in accordance with your interest. Drive through a rainforest with coconut trees. Lunch will be served at local restaurant in Bone-Bone. Late afternoon arrive at the like shore of Poso and check in at hotel (simple accommodation) for dinner and overnight.

DAY  04 : PENDOLO-BANCEA-TENTENA  ……………….. B L D

After breakfast you will explore lake Poso by boat, stopping at Bancea orchid forest to see many different kinds of orchids. Swimming at a sandy beach and clear water, while your guide provides local lunch of the fish from like Poso. Afternoon continue to Tentena. Check I hotel (simple accommodation). Accommodation and dinner at hotel.

DAY 05 : EXPLORE TENTENA ……………………. B L D

After breakfast drive to Sulewana where a huge rapid from Poso river empties into Tomini Bay. Continue to Waterfall of Saluopa and visit twelve steps of water, each step has a pool for bathing. Walk around the waterfall while enjoying the rainforest. Local lunch will be provided around the waterfall. Late afternoon walk through the rice fields and catch your bus to the hotel for accommodation and dinner.

DAY 06 : TENTENA – BADA Valley by JEEP  75 kms approx 7 hrs. ………….. B L D

Soon after breakfast, drive by jeep to Bada valley, very bumpy road full of fascinating sights. Drive through beautiful landscape and forest. Lunch en route. Late afternoon arrive in Bomba. Accommodation and dinner at a simple hotel / home stay.

DAY 07- 08 – 09 –10: Trekking Through Bada valley ….. 7 hours / day.    ….. B L D

Discovering the megalithic stones spread out in many places. The program will be arranged day by day. Discovering the highlights of this region, such megalithic rocks, native villages farm area. During trekking you will have porters/helpers who may help you when you have difficulties crossing rivers or crossing hanging bridges. Enjoy the beauty of nature and nice climate. This area is rich in flora and fauna. You will have opportunity to take a bath at hot springs and at a waterfall and sometimes in the river. Daily meals provided by local style.

DAY 11 : TRANSFER  from Gimpu to Donggala via Palu  …………….. B L D

Soon after breakfast, transfer to Donggala (115 km). Lunch at local restaurant. Afternoon arrive in Donggala and check in at Cottage at the beautiful beach side. Dinner at hotel.

DAY 12 : Relaxing in Donggala Beach  …………………. B L D

After trekking you have one full day for relaxing or swimming /snorkeling or you may join tour to several islands. All meals are provided.

DAY 13 : Donggala / HOTEL – Arport . ………………. B.

After breakfast at the hotel, transfer  to the airport for the next destination.

 

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