Sumba Tour Package
SUMBA IKAT TOUR PACKAGE
3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS
DAY 01 : Arrival WAINGAPU
Upon arrival meeting services and then visit the nearby villages, such as Kawangu and Prailiu to comprehend more about the making process of the well-known Sumba Ikat.
DAY 02 : EAST SUMBA IKAT EXCURSION
Your whole day program is to visit the Sumba Ikat Weaving centers. Most of the villages are home of the local Rajas - the highest class in the society who owns and inherit the Ikat craftsmanship. Each Noble family has their own design and secret of Ikat making. There are three well-known Ikat Centers in the island, they are: Pau, Rende and Kaliuda. The designs from those villages are the ones mostly copied by the textile factories in Java and Bali.
DAY 03 : WAINGAPU - NEXT DESTINATION
SUMBA CULTURAL TOUR PACKAGE
4 Days / 3 Nights
Day 01 ARRIVAL TAMBOLAKA / WAIKABUBAK
Arrival Tambolaka transfer directly to Waikabubak. Visit beautiful traditional villages, such as Tarung and Puunaga, surround the town. In those villages one can have a closer look into the unique high roofed houses, the stone tombs and even you still can see Andung - the branched wood pole used to hang the skull of the village enemies after the inter clan war.
Day 02 WEST SUMBA TOUR
There are many traditional villages in West Sumba. It is worth to visit the villages in Kodi area where the tallest - almost as high as the tall coconut trees - traditional Sumba houses, the home of the Marapu believers. There are virgin white sand beaches. Take you chance to enjoy the nature beauty. Lunch box will be provided.
Day 03 WAIKABUBAK - WAINGAPU
In the morning drive eastward to reach Waingapu, en route stop at Anakalang where the huge carved stone tombs located. Afternoon visit three of the most prominent villages in east Sumba - famous for their uniquely designed hand woven textiles, the Ikat Weaving. Those villages are Prailiu, Pau and Rende.
Day 04 WAINGAPU - NEXT DESTINATION