Welcome to Sumba! On your arrival, you will be welcomed by our English speaking guide who will be holding a board with your name at the airport. When you find our guide, you will be driven to Waikabubak, West Sumba. The drive will take about 45 minutes while you can sit down, relax and enjoy the ride with your refreshing welcome drink. The first destination after the long drive will be The Tarung & Waitabar traditional villages which are located in the city centre. Tarung village is known to be the strongest village in West. After that, you will continue your journey to Prai Ijing Megalithic Village which is still in the city area but located just on the hill. In this case, you will need to go up a little bit to enter the village and discover its breathtaking rice-field view from the top of the village. You are also able to rent a Sumbanese traditional costume for you to feel the ambience while taking pictures. If you are interested in your fate to be read by the Rato of the village or even just curious about these spiritual things, please inform us in advance because we need to prepare a live chicken as the answer comes out of its liver.
Accommodation : In West Sumba
Day 2 - LAMBOYA - LAPOPU WATERFALL - WAIKABUBAK ( B, LB )
After breakfast, you will be visiting the local school, in this case, you will have a chance to be a speaker in front of the students to give them motivational speech and a presentation about education. It could be about health, biology, dreams, make a handicrafts or anything. Do not forget to bring swimsuits with you because afterwards, you will be going to Lapopu Waterfall, you have to pass by a bamboo bridge, which is challenging yet fun. The waterfall can already be seen from the bridge, pouring heavily into a pond of clear water. At around 3 pm, you will be an English teacher at EGK (English Goes to Kampung) this means you will be the volunteers to teach English for the children in the village. With very limited facilities, the students are very enthusiastic and energetic to learn English especially from
an outsider. With your presence, it is believed that the class will be more alive. You could teach them how to sing English songs together as well as playing games with them.
Accommodation : West Sumba
Day 3 – LAMBOYA ( B, LB, D )
After breakfast, you will be going to the local Market to buy fresh ingredients for a cooking class. There will be a woman from the village who will teach you how to cook a delicious traditional food. When you are finished, you will be eating whatever you have cooked which will be for sure a delightful meal. After lunch, the journey continues to experience a daily local life such as paddy planting, plowing with cows, and trekking to find bonfire. After all that, you will enjoy a little break time and relax with refreshments and traditional snacks while preparing the bonfire on the beach for a farewell dinner and last but not least, a dance with the team to make sure that you have an unforgettable night!
Accommodation : West Sumba
Day 4 – TAMBOLAKA AIRPORT
Relax until you are going to the Airport.
• Accommodation at Rua Beach Resort OR Similar
• Transfer and tours as per the itinerary by private car
• Meals: 2x Breakfast in Hotel, 2x Lunch Box and 1x Dinner during tour
• All Entrance fees
• Mineral water
• English speaking guide
• Return Flight ticket to Tambolaka - Sumba
• Personal Expenses
• Tipping to Tour guide & Driver
• Rate per person min. 2 persons.
• Rate valid until March 31, 2020
What to bring:
• Sun Screen, Swimsuit, Comfortable foot wear and small towel during tour, Sun glasses, Extra clothes, Camera for documentation.
• To Tambolaka Airport Wings OR Garuda Airlines (Indonesian domestic airline) is highly suggested due to tight schedule. Client only can go to 1 destination on day one if using NAM air (other Indonesia domestic airline).
• Please contact us, should you need our assistance to book domestic flight ticket in Indonesia.