We Spoke to many travelers while on Sulawesi (Celebes) and they all seemed to say the same things. They had come to Sulawesi (Celebes) and exploring TANA TORAJA because they either had heard such wonderful things from friends or relatives who had been there, Or they had visited previously themselves. What people seemed to like the best were The friendly people, the culture and the untouched beauty of Sulawesi at most.
After Bali and Java, the third most popular destination in Indonesia is Sulawesi. Sulawesi island contains a great variety of exotic people, culture and natural wonders. It is another unspoilt paradise. A journey into the strange world of mysterious Toraja People is truly a rare adventure, made especially eerie by their hauting tombs – holes carved out of sheer rock faces guarded by wooden effigies that stare out across the jungle.
Tana Toraja or Toraja Land is situated 328 kms north of Makassar (UjungPandang), the capital city of South Sulawesi (Celebes). Tana Toraja is a mountainous area.The slope of the limestone mountains are covered with various kinds of bamboo, pine trees, coffee and many other kinds of tropical plants. The wet rice terraces and clove bushes also beautify the area.
The total area of TANA TORAJA is 3,205.77 kms. According to the 2010 cencus, the population of the regency numbered 437,843 people living in two towns (Makale and Rantepao), and in 65 villages. It is important to note that more then houndards of thousand of Torajans live outside Tana Toraja. Most of them comprise job seekers, University students, soldiers and business people.
The long drive from the lowlands to the mountain stronghold of TANA TORAJA opens up a breath-taking new world. The rugged mountains and verdant valleys are home to a people who love of religious spectacle is equaled only by their hospitality. With majestic panoramas, captivting villages and dramatic ceremonies, Tana Toraja is the undisputed highlight of any journey to Sulawesi (Celebes) – Indonesia.
IndoGlobal Adventure, is providing local tour guide in Toraja, Sulawesi. We organize Toraja Tours & Trekking, Camping trekking, Rafting, Orchid-trip, Motorbike Adventure, Mount Climbing, Wild Adventure, and many others activities in Toraja, Sulawesi. Our daily service is including toraja tour and trekking, car rental, motor cycle rental, hotel reservation, Bus ticket reservation, Toraja off beaten treks, culture tour, Funeral Ceremony information.
Tour to Toraja with a Local Tour Guide will be very enjoyable when visit toraja, where You can have latest information about Local event’s such funeral ceremony or others Local event’s that may be possible to visit on Your stay.
First you may check out some of the above sample Itinerary and if you’re interested then we ask you to take a few minutes of your time to fill in the Reservation Form. From this form we learn about your preferences and will be able to arrange your very individual holiday.The schedule and the price of the whole trip will be sent to you by e-mail promptly. Study it very carefully and tell us if you want some changes to be made. We can help design the trips for you according to your age, capability, point of interests and any trips that meet your requirement with our flexible conditions.
WEST & EAST NUSA TENGGARA
WEST PAPUA / IRIAN JAYA