Tanjung Bira Bugis Toraja Tour Packages Trip South Sulawesi

Overview

South Sulawesi is a beautiful region, located on the western southern peninsula of Sulawesi island. The capital city of South Sulawesi is Makassar (formerly know Ujung Pandang) and also as the biggest city on Sulawesi Island.

Tourist attractions in South Sulawesi can be said to be complete compared to other regions in Indonesia. Starting from the sea to the beach, from the mainland to the mountains, you can found many fantastic tourist attractions and the fascinating natural tropical scene, from the underwater to the mountainous area including karst mountains, lakes, waterfalls, culture, traditional house, phinisi boat craftsmen, culinary, diving places, ceremonial, traditional dance, carving, beautiful weaving silk, and many other attractions

Itinerary

Tanjung Bira – Sengkang – Toraja – Makassar, 8 Days / 7 Nights (B)

Day 01 : Makassar Arrival (D).
Meeting service at Sultan Hasanuddin Airport Makassar, pick up then transfer to hotel, Dinner at local restaurant, free program.

Day 02 : Makassar – Tanjung Bira (BLD).
After breakfast at the hotel, check out then tour to visit Royal Palace of Gowa Kingdom “Balla Lompoa” The palace was built in 1936, in traditional style on stilts, with an imposing flight of steps leading up to a large reception room, nowadays the palace was become a museum, here you can see the heritage of Gowa Kingdom. Then continue the trip to Bulukumba Regency by passing Jeneponto, Takalar, Bantaeng and Bulukumba Regency, it’s about 5 - 6 hour drive from Makassar the capital city of South Sulawesi. Lunch will be served en-route at local restaurant. On the way you will stop at Tana Beru Village, we will have a chance to admire the skillful hands of Phinisi boat craftsman, this is the Center of Phinisi Boat craftsman in Sulawesi Island, then continue trip to Tanjung Bira. Upon arrive in Tanjung Bira, check in hotel, Dinner at local restaurant or at hotel.

Day 03 : Bira – Kajang (BLD).
After breakfast hotel, tour to visit Kajang Village, where we will explore the black culture of the primitive Kajang ethnic by leadership of Ammatowa. To enter this place we have to do it by walk. Lunch we will be served en-route. In the afternoon, back to Tanjung Bira, free program, you may enjoy the white sand beach. Dinner at local restaurant or at hotel.

Day 04 : Bira – Bone – Sengkang (BLD).
After breakfast at hotel, check out then continue the trip to Bone Regency, located on the center of the former Bugis kingdom. Lunch will be served in Wattampone. After lunch we will visit the Museum of Andi Mappasissi where we can find all ancient collections of the former Bone kingdom. Afterwards continue trip to Sengkang Regency. Arrive in Sengkang, visit the Silk weaving center where we can see women hand spin and weave traditional Buginese silk clothes, Sengkang silk weaving industry which is the result belongs to the people. Sengkang is known as a center of silk industry. The silk fabric is sold in the market Sengkang such as Sarong, Clothing, etc, There are several silk home industry can be found around this regency, usually their work from under house, people weave silk yarn for weaving into a beautiful work, they working with patiently and full of appreciation, then check in hotel. Dinner at the local restaurant.

Day 05 : Sengkang – Lake Tempe – Tana Toraja (BLD).
Breakfast at Hotel, check out then tour to Lake Tempe and by ride a traditional boat to see the way of life of some people who still live on their floating houses, the floating fisherman village stand in a row decorated with colorful flags. The lake, which is about 13.000 hectare in width, seems like a giant washbasin when it is viewed from above. Subsistence for people living around. After that lunch at local restaurant then continue the trip to Tanah Toraja, the trip may take about 5 - 6 hour drive. Upon arrival in Toraja, check-in to your hotel, overnight, Dinner at the local restaurant.

Day 06 : Toraja Fullday Tour (BLD).
Buffet breakfast at hotel, starting Toraja tour to visit Ke’te Kesu (traditional wooden carving village and hanging grave), Marante (is a village where a lot of Tongkonan House, big paddy barns and big rocky hill containing hanging stone graves which the located called "Erong"), Bori menhir stones, soared up several meters above the land and then lunch at local restaurant, after wards continue tour to visit Pallawa (The most beautiful village with buffalo horns in front off their houses) and Lokomata (the boulder grave) then visit Sa'dan To'Barana, the traditional cotton weaving village. Afternoon back to the hotel, Dinner at the local restaurant, free program.

Day 07 : Toraja Fullday Tour (BLD).
Buffet breakfast at hotel, starting Toraja tour to visit Londa (the natural cave grave), Lemo The cliff-side stone grave with wooden effigies on the balcony, the royal family tombs at Suaya then lunch at local restaurant. Afterwards continue tour to visit Kambira (Baby grave) and Sangalla, village lying among the leafy bamboo trees and the tomb of King Sangalla. Afternoon back to the hotel, Dinner at the local restaurant, free program.

Day 08 : Toraja – Makassar – Airport (BL).
Buffet Breakfast at hotel, check out then leaving to Makassar airport. Lunch will be served at the local restaurant in Parepare Regency. Arrival in Makassar afternoon direct to Sultan Hasanuddin Airport Makassar to catch your flight to the next destination.

Price Including :

  • Accommodation
  • Private Transport with Air Condition
  • Car driver
  • English speaking Guide
  • Meals Fullboard (as itinerary)
  • All entrance fees
  • Boat Lake Tempe
  • Mineral water along tour
  • Parking
  • Highway fees
  • Tax & Service

Price Excluding :

  • Air ticket & Airport Tax
  • Personal expenses (phone, mini bar, laundry)
  • Travel insurance
  • Juice drink / Beer at local restaurant, hotel
  • Tipping for Guide – Driver – Bellboy hotel
  • Airport porter
  • Optional tour

Tanjung Bira – Sengkang – Toraja – Makassar, 8 Days / 7 Nights (B1)

Day 01 : Makassar Arrival – Tanjung Bira (LD).
Upon arrival at Sultan Hasanuddin Airport Makassar, meeting service then leaving to local restaurant to have lunch. After that directly trip to Bulukumba Regency it’s about 5 - 6 hour drive from Makassar the capital of South Sulawesi. On the way you will stop at Tana Beru Village, we will have a chance to admire the skillful hands of Phinisi boat craftsman, this is the Center of Phinisi Boat craftsman in Sulawesi Island, then continue trip to Tanjung Bira. Upon arrive in Tanjung Bira, check in hotel, Dinner at local restaurant or at hotel.

Day 02 : Bira – Liukkang Island (BLD).
After breakfast, leaving to Liukkang Island its about 30 minutes ride a boat from Bira beach, Liukkang Island is a small beautiful island which is ideal place for swimming, fishing, sunbathing and snorkeling. Lunch will be provide on the island with simple style. Afternoon back to Tanjung Bira, free program. Dinner at local restaurant or at hotel.

Day 03 : Bira – Kajang Tribe – Bone – Sengkang (BLD).
Breakfast at hotel, check out, then proceed for leaving to Sengkang Regency. En-route you will visit Kajang Village (an unique tribe preferred isolation from the modern world. This tribe is ruled by a tribal and religious chief called Ammatoa). To enter this place we have to do it by walk. Afterwards continue trip to Bone Regency on the center of the former Bugis kingdom to visit the Museum of Andi Mappasissi where we can find all ancient collections of the former Bone kingdom. Lunch at the local restaurant in Bone. After that continue the trip to Sengkang Regency. Upon arrive in Sengkang visit Silk Weaving center, Sengkang silk weaving industry which is the result belongs to the people. Sengkang is known as a center of silk industry. The silk fabric is sold in the market Sengkang such as Sarong, Clothing, etc, There are several silk home industry can be found around this regency, usually their work from under house, people weave silk yarn for weaving into a beautiful work, they working with patiently and full of appreciation. After that check in hotel, Dinner at the local restaurant.

Day 04 : Sengkang – Lake Tempe – Toraja (BLD).
Breakfast at Hotel, check out then tour to Lake Tempe and by ride a traditional boat to see the way of life of some people who still live on their floating houses, the floating fisherman village stand in a row decorated with colorful flags. The lake, which is about 13.000 hectare in width, seems like a giant washbasin when it is viewed from above. Subsistence for people living around. After that lunch at local restaurant then continue the trip to Tanah Toraja, the trip may take about 5 - 6 hour drive. Upon arrival in Toraja, check-in to your hotel, overnight, Dinner at the local restaurant.

Day 05 : Toraja Fullday Tour (BLD).
Buffet breakfast at hotel, starting Toraja tour to visit Ke’te Kesu (traditional wooden carving village and hanging grave), Marante (is a village where a lot of Tongkonan House, big paddy barns and big rocky hill containing hanging stone graves which the located called "Erong"), Bori menhir stones, soared up several meters above the land and then lunch at local restaurant, after wards continue tour to visit Pallawa (The most beautiful village with buffalo horns in front off their houses) and Lokomata (the boulder grave) then visit Sa'dan To'Barana, the traditional cotton weaving village. Afternoon back to the hotel, Dinner at the local restaurant, free program.

Day 06 : Toraja Fullday Tour (BLD).
Buffet breakfast at hotel, starting Toraja tour to visit Londa (the natural cave grave), Lemo The cliff-side stone grave with wooden effigies on the balcony, the royal family tombs at Suaya then lunch at local restaurant. Afterwards continue tour to visit Kambira (Baby grave) and Sangalla, village lying among the leafy bamboo trees and the tomb of King Sangalla. Afternoon back to the hotel, Dinner at the local restaurant, free program.

Day 07 : Toraja – Makassar (BLD).
Buffet breakfast at hotel, check-out and then trip back to Makassar, trip will be take about 8 – 9 hour drive. Lunch at local restaurant in Pare-pare. After lunch continue your trip and arrive in Makassar about afternoon, check-in to hotel, Dinner at the local restaurant, free program.

Day 08 : Makassar Departure (B).
Buffet breakfast at hotel, transfer from hotel to Sultan Hasanuddin Airport Makassar for your flight back to home or others destinations.

Price Including :

  • Accommodation
  • Private Transport with Air Condition
  • Car driver
  • English speaking Guide
  • Meals Fullboard (as itinerary)
  • All entrance fees
  • Boat Liukkang Island, Bira
  • Life jackets
  • Standard Snorkeling Equipment (Mask and Snorkel)
  • Boat Lake Tempe
  • Mineral water along tour
  • Parking
  • Highway fees
  • Tax & Service

Price Excluding :

  • Air ticket & Airport Tax
  • Personal expenses (phone, mini bar, laundry)
  • Travel insurance
  • Juice drink / Beer at local restaurant, hotel
  • Tipping for Guide – Driver – Bellboy hotel
  • Scuba Diving
  • Scuba Diving Equipment
  • Airport porter
  • Optional tour