The program gives you the best possible way to go deep into the cultural life of Sumbanese people. The program could be modified in such a way to give you chances to attend funeral ceremonies, which may take place during your visit, yet the places mentioned on the program still to be included if time permits.
Day 01 : Arrival – Prainatang Village (B-L-D)
On arrival at Mauhau Waingapu airport, meeting service then transfer to Merlin hotel for lunch. After lunch visit to Prainatang village is located on the hill. Here you can see the traditional houses style in East Sumba, old grave stone yard and surounding with the valley panoramas.
Day 02 : Waingapu – Tua Rende (B-L-D)
After breakfast visit to Prainatang Village located up on a hill top where you can see the traditional houses of East Sumba, old traditional grave stones, and a stunning valley panorama. After walking 1km we arrive at a traditional village, proceeding to Purukambera Beach for swimming. Back to the Hotel for lunch with an afternoon trip to Pau and Rende Village for seeing the best of Sumba (Ikat).
Day 03 : Waingapu – Waikabubak (B-L-D)
After breakfast to visit Prailiu Village the famous for its (Ikat) Weaving then by coach to Waikabubak – West Sumba, enroute stop to Anakalang the nice carved megalithic tombs in Sumba island, proceed to Waikabubak and check in at Manandang/Artha hotel for lunch. After lunch trip to Waikelosawah to see a natural spring waterfall with surrounding rice field terraces. Visit to Tarung and Waitabar village to see traditional Sumbanese houses, grave stones and collections of buffalo horn. Transfer back to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 04 : Waikabubak – Kodi (B-L-D)
After breakfast transfer to Kodi for visiting the village of Ratenggaro and Paronabororo seeing the highest peaked roofs of traditional houses, and megalithic tombs. A lunch box will be provided from the Hotel. Transfer back to Waikabubak to your Hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 05 : Waikabubak – Wanokaka – Waingapu (B-L-D)
After breakfast explore the southern part of Waikabubak with beautiful sceneries and traditional village, proceeding to Marosi beach. Back to hotel for lunch. After lunch return to Waingapu and check at Merlin Hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 06 : Transfer Out (B-L)
After breakfast free time for leisure until your transfer to the airport for departure to next destination.