Sulawesi Adventure ( 13 days/12 nights )
MAKASSAR – Morning Flight (dinner)
When you arrive in the morning, we will pick you up at the airport, transfer to hotel to save your baggage and the take you to visit a few site tourism in Makassar. Lunch at restaurant local. Night at hotel Pantai Gapura 4*
MAKASSAR / TORAJA
Country road to Toraja. stop to visit Bugis Village and the shipyard produces local boat. Departure by the coast guard barrier. LUNCH at the restaurant on the beach Continue to Rantepao. After skirting the coast, dotted with fishing villages, houses on stilts and coffee plantations, we arrived in the capital of the country Toraja.
Overnight at hotel Luta Resort or Misiliana Hotel – Standard Room
Breakfast, day of visit Lemo, cliffs and the burial caves with an impressive series of balconies to funeral effigies, the Tau. Then visit the village Kete Kesu, organized around the chief’s house, a real masterpiece of architecture and color harmony. Then drive south to the royal tombs carved into the rock of Suaya. Discover the afternoon sanggala, tombs of infants placed in the slots of the cheese tree, then drive to Londa, one of the most beautiful villages in Toraja, bordered by a cliff at the foot of which is a cave guarded by effigies “Tau”. Diner. Overnight at hotel
TREKKING: Rantepao – Sangkaropi – Karonanga
After breakfast, transfer to Sangkurapi, the starting point of our five-day trek through the rice fields, forests, countryside and villages Toraja. In the late afternoon, arrived in the village of Karonanga. Dinner shared with the villagers according to the customs. You will discover a surprising use of bamboo in the cuisine of Toraja. Overnight homestay.
5-6 hours walking
TREKKING: Karonanga – Batutumonga
Day trekking amid the scenic Country Toraja superb walking through rice paddies and bamboo forests stairs and authentic villages. night in a hostel
About 7 hours walking
TORAJA THE COUNTRY
Breakfast go back to the village of Rantepao tikala where your car waiting for you, then after noon continuation of the visit or guide you to attend a local ceremony if there
Overnight at hotel .
Rantepao – Tentena / Lake Poso: 8hours drive
Breakfast, morning departure by road to the center of the island to Tentena mountain road with stunning landscapes, you arreterz under roads for your photos and especially for lunch at a local restaurant, and will stop at Balinese villages comunities that are immigrated from 30 years to find work as farmer and in afternoon installation Siury hotel cottage (single hotel Beachside) located south of Lake Poso. This huge lake, 323 km ² area is one of the deepest in the world (450m) and its waters are considered among the purest in the world, the temperature is almost constant (around 26-30 ° whatever depth). Overnight at hotel Siuri cottage, simple hotel on a lake
Tentena – PALU – MAKASSAR
Breakfast, morning visit the waterfall and then saluopa Day dedicated to hunting orchids in the forests surrounding the lake and with a little luck chance to see two of the extremely rare and endemic animals, the Anoa (small deer forest) and babi rusa (pig deer) … You will also visit the breeding eels, Then drive to Palu, mountain landscapes, forest, coffee plantation. Then return by plane to Makassar. Overnight at hotel PANTAI Gapura – Cottage
MAKASSAR – MANADO
Transfer to the airport and fly to the north of the island. Arrival in Manado. Reception and transfer to the hotel Cocotinos, Overnight Cocotinos – House garden
Free day with breakfast for rest or diving.
Overnight at hotel Cocotinos – House garden
Departure for Tomohon , the city of volcanoes, installation in a lodge surrounded by three active volcanoes … First explanation of subduction volcanism and geological characteristics of the Moluccas plates and island arcs of Sangihe and Halmahera …
Easy ascent of the volcano Mahawu discovery and its acid lake ( great view of the Lokon volcano , the Minahasa region and the tip of the island of Sulawesi. Downhill and beautiful road to the caldera lake Tandano . Visit a fish farming ” ikan mas ” and lunch in a traditional restaurant in the lake , back to Tomohon and climb the active volcano Lokon ( about 1hour 30 minutes ) , following activity can descend to the crater floor. then the afternoon visit a construction of cottages Minahasa , then started off to discover the animist shrines Warugas .
Back to the hotel by late afternoon . Overnight at hotel Cocotinos – House garden
Free morning and departure for the discovery of Tangkoko park. Arrival in the National Park Tangkoko and trekking in search of wildlife, maccaque black hornbill and the star of the park’s fragile Tarsier (smallest mammary warming), Return to the hotel in the late afternoon . Overnight at hotel Cocotinos – House garden
MANADO – Airport
Transfer you to the airport for continue your destinantion