Tour to Irian Jaya
BALIEM VALLEY EXCLUSIVE PROGRAM
05DAYS / 04NIGHTS
DAY 01 : JAYAPURA arrival - WAMENA (L,D)
Arrivals in the morning at Jayapura airport, meeting service then fly by Trigana within 40 minutes to Wamena. On arrive at Wamena airport, transfer to your hotel, then proceed to visiting Dani villages and scenery from the hills, drive down to the town for having lunch. After lunch visit local market and hanging bridge of Wesaput villages. Dinner and overnight at Baliem Pilamo Hotel.
DAY 02: WAMENA – JIWIKA (Pig feast & dance) – WAMENA (B,L,D)
After breakfast, we drive by car in 25 minutes to Jiwika after we reported your traveling permit to police post then walk around 5 minutes to Anemoigi village to see Mock war and dance. For whole your journeys today is the highlight because you can make a lot of picture of them and no one with western clothes during ceremony. The ceremony it does take around 4 hours. After ceremony was over we walk with the same way back to see MUMMY in Sumpaima village. Late afternoon back to hotel and may stop at other dani villages. Dinner and overnight stay at Baliem Pilamo Hotel.
DAY 03 : TREKKING ALONG BALIEM RIVER (B,L,D)
After having breakfast, you will be transferred by car within 35 minutes to Sogokmo in the South of Baliem valley. Then start to have a day trek for about 4-5 hours to Wesaput passing thru Dani sweet potatoes gardens and cross hanging bridge over Baliem river. Along the trail you will see the local people activities and enjoy the beauty scenery as well. Lunch box will be provided enroute. From Wesaput will be continued walking within 20 minutes to hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 04 : WAMENA – JAYAPURA (B,L,D)
After breakfast at hotel, transfer to Wamena airport for your flight back to Jayapura. Arrival at airport of Jayapura You may have a full day sightseeing tour to visit ; Mac Arthur World War II monument, Sentani lake. Lunch at local restaurant. After lunch, continued to visit the Anthropology museum, Hamadi market and Jayapura city. Afternoon drive back to hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 05 : JAYAPURA – DEPARTURE (B)
After breakfast, transfer to airport for your flight to next destinations.
SOUTHERN & NORTHERN OF BALIEM VALLEY TREKKING
07 DAYS / 06 NIGHTS
DAY 01 : JAYAPURA ARRIVAL (D)
Arrive at Sentani airport of Jayapura, meeting service and clearance luggage then short transfer to hotel for your dinner and overnight stay. The rest of the day will be your own program.
Day 02 : JAYAPURA – WAMENA – SOGOKMO – ANJELMA (B,L,D)
After breakfast at hotel, then transfer to airport for flying to Wamena by morning Trigana flight. On arrived in Wamena get the car for driving within 30 minutes to Sogokmo for starting point of trekking. All of our teams like: Porters, cook, guide and cooking gear will hike within 3 hours to Anjelma by pass thru Yetni river and some Dani villages on the way. While your take a rest and you can viewing nice landscape surrounding. Lunch box we have provided, in late afternoon you may visit the Dani traditional houses and learn the way of life of local people. Dinner and overnight stay at nurse house.
DAY 03 : ANJELMA – POLIMO - KILISE (B,L,D)
After breakfast, you are proceed terk up and down thru Dani sweet potatoes garden. On the way you may meet Dani people and discuss about their community life. Arrive at Kilise village, you may enjoy the spectacular view of Baliem George. Dinner and overnight at local guest house of Kilise village.
DAY 04 : KILISE - KURIMA - SOGOKMO – WAMENA – JIWIKA (B,L,D)
Today we trek back to Sogokmo thru Kurima district. Here you may visit local market and get fresh fruits. Lunch will serve en route. Arrive at Sogokmo, driving for about 1,5 hours to Jiwika in the north of Baliem Valley with passing Wamena town. Afternoon have time to see the Dani life & community who live in the North of Baliem valley. Dinner and overnight at local house of Jiwika.
DAY 05 : JIWIKA - (Pig feast & dance) – WAMENA (B,L,D)
Today see the Old Mummy, then enjoy a local performance such as mock war and traditional Earth oven cooking. You can be interacted with the local Dani people and learn about their way of life. Afternoon back to Wamena for your dinner and overnight stay.
Day 06 : WAMENA – JAYAPURA + SIGHTSEEING TOUR (B,L,D)
Having breakfast at hotel, transfer to Wamena airport for leaving to Jayapura by Trigana flight. On arrival in Sentani airport then short transfer to Sentani Indah hotel for check-in, then drive to Ifar Gunung to see the monument of General Douglas Mc. Arthur and then drive to Sentani lake side to take a boat to visit Ayapo and Asay villages island where you can see Sentani people make bark painting .After an hour you sail back to Yougwa restaurant to have lunch at the lake side. After lunch proceed by car to visit Anthropology Museum and Jayapura down town. Late afternoon drive back to Sentani Indah hotel for overnight. Farewell Dinner will be served at Restaurant.
DAY 07 : JAYAPURA – DEPARTURE (B)
Breakfast at hotel and proceed to airport for Depart to the next destination. End of services.