South and North Sulawesi with Leisure in Bali 18 Days / 17 Nights
- Category: Indonesia Combo
- Last Updated: Thursday, 04 June 2015 08:18
Day 01 : ARRIVAL in JAKARTA – TRANSFER TO HOTEL
Upon arrival at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport of Jakarta, meet & greet then proceed transfer to hotel for check-in and releasing your jet-lag.
Day 02 : JAKARTA CITY TOUR (BL)
After breakfast start Jakarta City Tour visiting: National Monument, National Museum, Istiqlal Mosque (the biggest mosque in South East Asia) and Cathedral. After lunch we continue visiting Indonesia in Miniature Park to get a brief orientation about Indonesia.
Upon completion we return back to hotel.
Day 03 : Jakarta - Fly out to Manado - Manado city Sightseeing Tour (L)
Upon arrival at Sam Ratulangi Airport, meeting service, we will take you on city tour in Manado, visiting : Second World War Monument, Traditional local market, Ban Hin Kiong Temple the oldest Chinese temple, North Sulawesi Museum, Great Moslem Mosque, The Great Jesus Blessing Statue, Merciful Building then transfer to hotel. Lunch will be serving at local restaurants.
Day 04 : Minahasa Highland Tour (B,L)
We depart from your hotel heading for the small village of Woloan, where you can see the Minahasan style houses being built, knock down style, ready for delivery or shipping. Then it's off to see the traditional food & flower market in Tomohon, surprises in store for you! After having lunch on Tondano Lake, close to the goldfish farm, where you will enjoy the serenity of Tondano Lake, we travel to Pulutan Village, a cottage industry for making pottery. As we start to head back towards Manado, the Hill of Love (Bukit Kasih) are a must to visit & explore. Last stop is Lake Linow is the changing color lake, one of a kind experience. Lunch will be serving at local restaurants.
Day 05 : Culture & Animal Safari (B,L)
After breakfast we will heading for the oldest archaeological site Sawangan - Aermadidi.
Here you can see the Minahasan Ancient stone grave style called Waruga. Then proceed to Bitung for Naemundung Animal Collection.
Upon arrival you be welcomed with local coconuts fruit in this a small zoo particular Sulawesi’s animal, such as tarsier spectrum, pig deer, snake, crocodile, hornbills, and some kind of birth and many more. Lunch will be serving at local restaurant
Day 06 : Bunaken Marine Park Sightseeing Tour - Overnight at Bunaken Island (B,L)
At morning, travel by boat to Bunaken Island, one of the most beautiful sea garden in the world. There are fantastic coral reefs as well as colorful marine life. You will enjoy it by glass-bottomed boat catamaran. For who those wants to swim, there is provided snorkeling gadgets on the boat (additional charge Rp. 75,000/set), as that would be the most the most fun action to take in at this marine park. Lunch will be serving at local restaurant at Bunaken Island.
Day 07 - 08 : Free & Easy at Bunaken Island (B)
After breakfast, free and easy to enjoy the beautiful beaches or take one of our optional activities.
Day 09 : Bunaken – back to Manado - Fly to Makassar (B)
After breakfast at hotel, back to Manado then take flight to Makassar.
Upon arrival at Makassar proceed to hotel for check-in and overnight.
Day 10 : Makassar - Tana Toraja
After breakfast at hotel we will long drive approx. 8 hours to Tana Toraja passing through the Buginese villages with their typical wooden houses. Lunch will be served at a seafood restaurant in Pare-Pare. In the afternoon, we will stop on the Puncak Bambapuang for having coffee break while enjoy the beautiful view of Mt. Buttukabobong. Late in the afternoon arrive in Rantepao. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 11. FULL DAY TANA TORAJA TOUR
After breakfast, we will take you on a full day Tana Toraja tour. In the morning, we will visit Lemo where we can find stone hanging graves with their rows of Tau-Tau. Onwards to Londa the natural grave where the deceased are entombed. Kete Kesu is a traditional Torajan village where we can see the traditional Tongkonan houses and the rice barns. Continue to Kambira where we will explore the secret of baby graves. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Rantepao. After lunch we will visit Pallawa & Sa’dan, local Torajan villages famous as the center of wood carving. In the afternoon back to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 12. FULL DAY TANA TORAJA TOUR
After breakfast, we will take you on another full day Tana Toraja tour. Today we will visit Marante & Nanggala, local Torajan villages famous for their large Tongkonans and old rice barns. Than we will drive to Batutumonga highland where we will explore the beautiful land scenery with the blue mountains and green rice terraces. Lunch will be served on the spot. In the take a small trekking to find some wonderful views and unique sites around the areas. Than back to Rantepao. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 13. TANA TORAJA – MAKASSAR
After breakfast, drive back to Makassar. Lunch will be served at a seafood restaurant in Pare-Pare. In the afternoon arrive in Makassar, onwards transfer to hotel for one night transit.
Day 14. MAKASSAR – FLY TO BALI
After breakfast, check-out and transfer to airport for flying out to Bali.
Upon arrival at Bali, meet & greet and direct transfer to your hotel in Bali.
Day 15 – 17 : FREE & EASY at BALI (B)
After breakfast, free and easy enjoying the beach in front of hotel or take our optional tours.
Day 18 : BALI – TRANSFER OUT (B)
After breakfast, free time until it's time for you to check-out and we'll take you to Ngurah Rai International Airport of Bali for your return flight home. End of services.
What is included in the tour package :
- Accommodations twin/double share
- Breakfasts, lunches and dinners as appeared in itinerary
- Tours and entrance fees for all of the sites the group attends together, as listed in the Itinerary
- All transports required for the whole journey as indicated in itinerary
- Services of a professional Tourist Guide throughout the tour
- Tour production by PT Lintang Buana Wisata Nusantara
- Specified accommodations and meals for the guide and driver
- Return airport to hotel transfer
What is not included yet in the tour package :
- Airfare & airport tax
- Travel Insurance
- Personal expenses, optional tours or additional meals
- Tipping or gratitudes for driver and guide