DAY 01. ARRIVAL IN MAKASSAR / DEPART TO TANA TORAJA (L,D)
Upon arrival at Hasanuddin Airport Makassar, you will meet with our Tour Guide. Then transfer with approx. 8 hours drive to Tana Toraja, passing through the Buginese villages with its typical wooden houses on poles. Stop will be made at a fishermen village in Barru, and if we are lucky we can see the traditional Buginese Pa’bagan fisher-boat which seems like catamaran. Lunch will be served at a seafood restaurant in Pare-Pare. In the afternoon, stop at Puncak Lakawan for coffee-break while enjoy the spectacular view of the erotic Mt. Buttukabobong. Late in the afternoon, arrive in Rantepao the capital of North Toraja Regency. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 02. FULL DAY TANA TORAJA TOUR (B,L,D)
After breakfast, we will take you on a full day Toraja tour. First, we will visit Lemo hanging graves with their rows of Tau-Tau sculptures, Tampangallo, an ancient and natural grave in a cave with its entombed deceased, Kambira the baby graves on tree which called “ Tarra Tree “. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant. After lunch, we will have an easy walking tour from Bebo to Karuaya. At last we will visit Kete’ Kesu, a beautiful local Torajan village which has been listed on the world heritage book where we can see old Tongkonan houses with rice barns and ancient hanging graves on the cliff-side. Then we back to the Hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 03. FULL DAY TANA TORAJA (B,L,D)
After breakfast, we will take you on another full day tour around Tana Toraja. In the morning, we will visit Londa to see the strangest graves of the world. Then proceed to Pasar Bolu to see the buffalo market, Bori’ ancient monolith stones which have been nailed since the past of 600 years. Onwards to Pallawa a local Toraja village with unique formation of its Tongkonan houses. Then we will take you to Tinombayo highland & Batutumonga. Lunch is served at a local restaurant. Then we will visit Lokomata a grave on a giant rock. Proceed to Suloara to start our 1-2 hours easy walking tour to Kapalapitu. After enough time, back to hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 04. TORAJA—SENGKANG VIA PALOPO (B,L,D)
After breakfast, check out hotel. Then proceed to Sengkang via Palopo, where the road from Toraja to Palopo offers one of the most exotic mountainous views in Indonesia. Lunch en-route. In the afternoon, arrive in Sengkang. Onwards we will visit the traditional Bugis Silk Cloth Weaving Center. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant. After lunch we will visit the Lake Tempe where we will have a boat trip to explore the daily life of local Bugis Fishermen who do live on the floating houses, while try to catch the beautiful sunset over the lake. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 05. SENGKANG—BIRA BEACH (B,L,D)
After breakfast, set out to Tanjung Bira, located on the southern-east tip of South Sulawesi Province. On the way we will visit Tana Beru, the center of traditional Phinisi Boat Building. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, arrive in Bira. Dinner and overnight stay at a resort.
DAY 06. FULL DAY SNORKELING& LIUKANG ISLAND TOUR (B,L,D)
DAY 07. TRANSFER AIRPORT (B,L)
After breakfast, check out hotel. Then drive back to Makassar via the Southern-Coast of South Sulawesi. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, arrive in Makassar. Onwards transfer directly to Hasanuddin Airport Makassar to catch your flight to your next destination.