West Sulawesi Mamassa Trekking Tour

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West Sulawesi Mamassa Trekking Tour



Mamasa Regency is one of regencies in West Sulawesi Province. Capital of Mamasa, around 252 km from Makassar town, can be gone through 6 hours by using car. From parepare town, center inwrought economic expansion area in West Sulawesi province about 100 km. Its region wide is 275923 Km2 that consisted of 10 Districts and 123 Villages.

Geographically, Mamasa regency lay in co-ordinate between 12o 5 until 12o 50 00 South Latitude and 2o 400 00 to 3′ 32′ 00 East Longitudes with the region boundaries are:
North side : Mamuju regency
South side : Polmas regency
East side : Tator regency and Pinrang regency
West side : Mamuju regency

Tourism Sector
Mamasa regency has some tourism objects that are culture tourism Kuburan Tedong-tedong Minanga in Mamasa districts, Waterfall nature tourism Sarambu and the hot spring in Tadisi countryside, Sumarorong district, Agro Tourism Markisa in Mamasa district, Culture tourism house custom, Traditional Countrified is Ballapeu Countryside.

Trekking Mamasa – Toraja overland
Attraction            : Trekking – Culture – Leisure
Duration              : 10 DAYS – 09 Nights
Tour area            : Toraja – Mamasa – Pare pare – Maros
Grade                  :Intermediate
Start – End          : Makassar

Day 01 : Arrival Makassar – Pare Pare ( L D )

  • Meeting service at Hasanuddin Airport – Makassar
  • Drive you to Pare Pare and stop for a trip at Stone Karts.
  • Visit Salenrang comunity, a small village located on the northern coast of Makassar city / Ujung Pandang.
  • Enjoy the comunity life style of Salenrang people.
  • Rammang-Rammang is another place to visit through the old karst stone surrounded by the rice padi area
  • On arrival in a small green lake which covered by limestone mountains. Enjoy the area.
  • Overnights in Pare – Pare

Day 02 : Pare Pare – Mamasa Region( B L D ) 

  • Breakfast at hotel.
  • Depart to Pare Pare for Mamasa Region.
  • Lunch enroute at local restaurant also with some photo stop on the way.
  • Late afternoon arrive at Mamasa Valley than directly check in at hotel.

Day 03 : Mamasa Tour ( B L D )

  • Breakfast at hotel.
  • The tour today will visit Rante Buda, where we will see the traditional houses of Mamasa people.
  • Visit Kampong Tawalian, Osanga village and the tomb of Tedong-Tedong Minanga.
  • Lunch will be served at a local restaurant.
  • Visit the weaving center in Rantesapubala.
  • Return to homestay dinner and overnight.

Day 04 : Mamasa Trekking tour 01( B/L/D )

  • Breakfast at hotel.
  • Starting point of the trekking are in Orobua.
  • Depart to Ulusalu : there are possibilty to see the the wild life during this trekking.
  • Overnight in Ulusalu overnight at tent/bivoac. Dinner.

Day 05 : Mamasa Trekking tour 02 ( B/L/D )

  • Breakfast at camp.
  • Trekking tour to Sandana village . Enjoy the typical of Torajanese who live along of this trip..
  • Lunch enroute.
  • On arrival at Pana village overnight dinner at local houses.

Day 06 : Mamasa trekking to Tana Toraja ( B/L/D )

  • Breakfast at local house.
  • Approximately 06 hours hiking trip to the village of Ponding
  • On Arrival the Rambo car will pick us up and drive to Bittuang.
  • Bittuang is the appointment place to pick us up and drive us to Rantepao in Tanah Toraja, Rantepao
  • Afternoon arrival in Rantepao. Checkk in and overnight in hotel at Rantepao. toraja_mamasa_trekking

Day 07 : North Toraja Tour ( B/L/D )

  • This the day excursion around Tana Toraja entails visits to various ancient villages; lemo, which is famous for its stone grave as well as for its beautiful Toraja house; kete Kesu Pallawa, a traditional village rich in local handicrafts; Londa, where the dead buried with ceremonies invoking reincarnation; the business places handicrafts Rantepao, Enjoy lunch during the tour and return to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay

Day 08 : South Toraja Tour

  • Breakfast at Hotel
  • Attraction : The stone grave at LEMO, The royal tombs at SUAYA, The baby grave in the tree at SANGALLA’.
  • Lunch in Rantepao. After lunch visiting Natural burial cave at LONDA, and traditional carving village at KE’TE KESU.
  • Afternoon dawn to Pare – Pare before to Makassar.

Day 09 : Pare Pare – Maros – Makassar

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Early Morning departure for Maros for enjoy the Bantimurung waterfalls
  • The area also are suitable for the Butterfly lovers, within plenty of colour full of Butterfly and also cave with blue green lake of Bantimurung rivers flow.
  • Lunch enroute at local restaurant
  • Afternoon arrive in Makassar.

Day 10 : Makassar – Airport transfer

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Free at leisure until your departure time.
  • End of service. See you next trip.

Price Include :

  • Accommodations at hotel and local house
  • AC Private Transportation
  • Fullboard meals
  • Professional English Speaking Guide.
  • Horse and Cooker during Trek,
  • Tent & Sleeping bag
  • Jeep Tansfer from Ponding – Bittuang,
  • Boat Trip at Karts Valley, Tempe Lake & Bira
  • All Entrance Fee

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