North and South Sulawesi Adventure 17 Days / 16 Nights
- Category: Sulawesi
- Last Updated: Friday, 10 October 2014 13:56
Day 1. Arrival in Jakarta – Transfer in
Day 2. Jakarta – Fly to Manado – Transfer to Tomohon (BD)
After breakfast, check-out and transfer to airport for flying out to Manado.
Upon arrival at Sam Ratulangi Airport, pick-up service and transfer to your hotel in Tomohon for check-in and overnight.
Day 03 : TOMOHON FREE PROGRAM
Day to relax on the Tomohon or facultative short excursion in the area (e.g. tomohon local markets, a nice Tinoor waterfall, Pagoda Temple etc.) Overnight. Stay at hotel in Tomohon. (B)
Day 03 : MAHAWU TREKKING
After breakfast, transfer to Rurukan village and start to walk up about 45 minutes to the top. You will find a unique and active crater lake and enjoying the beautiful scenery from the top. After lunch drive around Tondano Lake and heading to Karumenga with a wide and deep natural hot spring pool. (B, L, D)
Day 04 : ASCENT MT SOPUTAN
You will pick up you take you to Toure Village and start trekking to the pine forest about 2 hours walking. Then heading to Soputan peak about 2 hours trek. Mount Soputan is one of the active Volcanos in north Sulawesi which give you an enjoyment to feel its sandy and rocky path to the top. (B, L, D)
Day 05 : SOPUTAN VOLCANO
Soputan volcano, transfer back to Tomohon
Day 06 : WHITEWATER RAFTING TOUR
After Lunch, we will proud to offer you this exciting and challenging trip. With a fully equipped and safe rubber boat, enjoy the beauty of nature while rowing along the river. Be ready to get wet and have lots of fun. This is the one thing you don’t want to miss while visiting North Sulawesi. After Lunch drive to Hill of Love Tour. Combine between historical of Minahasa, religion and nature bring you to learn Minahasa tribes history and with a little sport walk up to the top of Hill of love enjoying the beautiful scenery besides the crater with hotsprings. (B, L, D)
Day 07 : ASCENT MT LOKON AND VULCANO TOUR
After breakfast, start trekking to Lokon Volcano and Empung crater. Visiting Lahendong village with its beauty and mystique Linow Color changing lake with sulfuric crater surrounded. (B, L, D)
Day 08 : TRANSFER TO BUNAKEN ISLAND
Transfer to Bunaken Island. Relax on the beach. (B,L,D)
Day 09 : BUNAKEN FREE PROGRAMME
After breakfast, free at your own leisure (diving, snorkeling etc.). (B,L,D)
Day 10 : Manado – Fly to Makassar (B)
After breakfast at hotel, check-out and fly to Makassar.
Upon arrival at Makassar, meet & greet and start Makassar City Tour visiting:
Fort Rotterdam the old Dutch Fortress, which is now becomes museum, Bundt's orchid garden and coral collection, The sailing boat harbour at Paotere and The natural weaving centre.
Upon completion of the tour, transfer to hotel for check-in and overnight.
Day 11 : Makassar - Rantepao (Tana Toraja) (BLD)
Today 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 12 : Full Day Tana Toraja Tour (BLD)
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 13 : Full Day Tana Toraja Tour - Transfer to Makassar (BL)
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 (B)
After breakfast, check-out and transfer to airport for flying out to Bali.
Upon arrival at Ngurah Rai Airport of Bali, pick-up service and transfer to your hotel in Ubud.
Spend 3 nights relaxing at the comfortable accommodation in Ubud.
Day 15-16 : Free & Relaxing at Ubud (B)
Day 17 : 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