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Mandorak Beach

SUMBA ISLAND – formerly known as the SANDALWOOD ISLAND, has a dry tropical climate. Sumba has more hours of sunshine than any other place in Indonesia. The land has scattered villages, herds of cattle and buffalo if off the beaten track. BEACHES are long and clean with abundant in fish. The island is rather OVAL in shape. Two-thirds of the population holds on their traditional belief with its incredible rituals called “PASOLA” – hundreds of horsemen fling spears at each other. Other ceremonies called “PAJURA” – traditional boxing, horse races and ritual dances – usually take place during Lunar New Year or Independence Day.

Get a unique experience in SUMBA ISLAND. Pick up one of our tour packages below or customize your tour destinations.

WAIKABUBAK – KODI 4 DAYS / 3 NITES

Day 01: TAMBOLAKA – WAIKABUBAK CITY TOUR
Pick up service at airport. Visit WAIKELO SAWAH waterfall – check in hotel. Evening: visit traditional market and villages such as PRAI IJING, TARUNG kampoong.
Back to hotel for a rest.

Day 02: WANUKAKA – LAMBOYA
Breakfast in hotel. Tour starts by visiting MAROSI and KEREWEI beaches, WAIWUANG KAMPOONG, RUA beach, WAIGALLY Kampoong and LA POPU Waterfall – a natural phenomenon waterfall.
Return to hotel for a rest.

Day 03: KODI FULL DAY TOUR
After breakfast – tour to WAINYAPU Kampoong, WATU MALANDONG and BWANA beaches. Continue to RATENGGARO beach and village – enjoy the clear crystal water, feel the ethnic atmosphere of the villagers’ culture and see the ruin ot the tomb from megalithic era. Then visit PERO beach and the last stop is MANDORAK beach and WAIKURY LAGOON.

Day 04: TAMBOLAKA DEPARTURE
After breakfast – we transfer you back to the airport for your next destination. En route may stop by A SUMBANESE NATIVE HOUSE.

 

SUMBA COUNTRY SIDE 4 DAYS / 3 NITES

Day 01: TAMBOLAKA – WAIKABUBAK CITY TOUR
Pick up service at airport. Visit traditional market and villages nearby WAIKABUBAK city such as PRAI IJING, TARUNG KAMPOONG. WAI TABAR – the stone graves and traditional houses of Sumbanese.
Back to hotel for a rest.

Day 02: WAIKABUBAK – ANAKALANG – MAMBORO COUNTRY SIDE
Breakfast in hotel. Proceed to ANAKALANG area and visit PASUNGA (megalhitic tomb built in 1926), LAI TARUNG, GALU BAKUL – the Royal Tomb of King Anakalang (UMBU SAWOLA) – then drive to MAMBORO COUNTRY SIDE and stop by some villages like MAUAKALADA, WAWARONGU and TAMBERA villages. Your
picnic lunch is provided while enjoying the rice field view, green hill and savanah with Flores ocean as the background. In the evening, we transfer you back to hotel for a rest.

Day 03: WAIKABUBAK – WANUKAKA – LAMBOYA
Breakfast in hotel – then proceed to WANUKAKA and LAMBOYA Districts. First stop is WAIGALLI, PRAI GOLY, WAIWUANG and WARU WORA VILLAGE (they are all traditional houses on top of hill and grave stones in front of them) a very fantastic scenery of rice field and Indian ocean. Lunch box will be prepared on the beach and relax. Drive back to Waikabubak and have a rest in the hotel.

Day 04: TAMBOLAKA DEPARTURE
After breakfast – we transfer you back to the airport for your next destination.

 

PASOLA RITUAL CEREMONY PACKAGE
(available once a year in February and March)
February: held in LAMBOYA – KODI
March: held in WANUKAKA and GAURA

PASOLA is a thanksgiving ceremony to the ancestral spirit of people from West Sumba East Nusa Tenggara. More than 50 men on horses coming from the upper and lower villages ready to fight using spears. Before the ceremony begins, the RATO ( Traditional priest leader ) prays for the two troops and throws a spear to start the game. This ritual ceremony takes place only ONCE a year. The RATO who makes the decision on the dates and it is only announced one or two weeks prior the ceremony.

DAY 01: TAMBOLAKA – WAIKABUBAK (West Sumba)
Pick up service at airport – transfer to hotel for check in. Late noon after lunch we take you to visit traditional market and villages in WAIKABUBAK such as PRAI IJING , TARUNG and WAI TABAR (stone graves and traditional houses Of Sumbanese). Back to hotel for a rest.

DAY 02: FULL DAY PASOLA at WAIKABUBAK- WANUKAKA
Early morning breakfast ( 04.00am ) in hotel. Drive to to WANUKAKA for 35 minutes – see the PASOLA ritual ceremony. Go to the beach watching the RATO catching the sea worms. Then back to to the field to see the PASOLA during the day. Lunch box will be provided on the Spot. We transfer you back to the hotel when PASOLA is over.
Note: If PASOLA is not available on that day, tour will be replaced by visiting KODI village and its surrounding.

DAY 03: WAIKABUBAK- KODI FULL DAY TOURS
Breakfast in hotel – drive to KODI area and visit TOSI VILLAGE, PARONA BARONO village, ROTENGGARO village and beach. These are traditional Sumbanese houses with high roof up to 7 meters high. Continue to PERO beach. You can enjoy our lunch box while relaxing on the beach or at WAIKURY SALT LAKE. After being satisfied enjoying the day, we transfer you back to hotel for a rest.

DAY 04: TAMBOLAKA TRANSFER OUT
After Breakfast – transfer to TAMBOLAKA airport for your next destination.

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