4 Days Sumba Island Handweaving Tour offers travellers the chance to visit the megalithic tombs as well as handweaving of Sumba Island. The 4 days tour starts from the west of Sumba and will end in Tambolaka the eastern part. 4 Days Sumba Island Handweaving Tour is just another short adventure within the island.
4 Days Sumba Island Handweaving Tour Itinerary
Day 01 : Bali - Tambolaka - Newa Resort (west Sumba)
Pick up service from your hotel in Bali (Sanur/Kuta/Nusa Dua area only) to Denpasar airport to catch your morning flight leaving for Tambolaka in the western part of Sumba island. Upon arrival at Tambolaka airport, meeting service and direct transfer to Newa Resort for accommodation. Lunch is provided at the hotel. Afternoon proceed to Waitabula for its local and traditional market where the local people on trade for daily needs including hand weaving cloth. Then leaving to Waikelo Harbor or just relax on the beach. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight
Day 02 : Newa Resort - Kodi - Waikabubak
After breakfast, drive to for the tour visiting Kodi with enroute stops at Bondo Kodi, Bondo Kawango, and Pero Beach, the Pasola field including Rangga Baki Village where a unique tradition has been done from old generation up to now from Marapu traditional belief. During the ceremony, they slaughtered lot of animals and cattle for their ancestors. Lunch box will be provided on the beach. Then transfer to Monalisa Cottages for check in. Afternoon visit Tarunga and Waitabar village located on the hill where we can find grave stone. Before facing back to the hotel for dinner and overnight, we made stop at Waikabubak local market.
Day 03 : Waikabubak - Waingapu
After breakfast, The 4 Days Sumba Island Handweaving Tour continue to Waingapu (East Sumba) within 137 kms distance. One the way stop will be made to Pasunga village to see the greatest stome Gave and the traditional houses of Sumbanese. Arrive in Waingapu continue to hotel for check in and Lunch at Hotel Merlin or similar. Afternoon drive to Pau Dan Rende Village for about 2 hours to see the Kingdom of Greatest Stone Grave and some of the traditional houses with one of them its wall built from the buffalo skin and as the center of Ikat traditional weaving. We pass thought the Melolo. One the way will enjoy the widest and mos beautiful view of savanna with its cattle. Afternoon arrive back to hotel. dinner and Overnight at the hotel.
Day 04 : Waingapu - Departure
After breakfast, at appropriate time, pick up for your transfer to Waingapu airport for your flight to Denpasar Bali. End of your 4 Days Sumba Island Handweaving Tour.