SUMBA TOUR PACKAGE 5 DAYS 4 NIGHTS

weekuri lake

SUMBA ISLAND TOUR 5 DAYS 4 NIGHTS


WHAT IS SUMBA ISLAND:
Sumba Island is an exotic island in the eastern part of Indonesia that hosts some unique places to be explored. Such as beautiful and crystal blue waters, picturesque landscapes, magnificent island rock formations, limestone hills, hidden lagoons, waterfalls, rich culture, interesting history, and friendly locals are only a few of the colorful array of ‘to-see’ things on this island.

WHERE IS SUMBA ISLAND:
Sumba Island is located below Flores Island (if you see it from the maps), the capital of Sumba Island is Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara.

HOW TO GET HERE:
The best way to reach Sumba Island is by plane from Bali. It’s about a 1h25m flight and there is a 2-3 schedule every day, so make sure you book earlier to get here. Because the tickets are easily sold out.

You can fly from Bali to Tambolaka Airport (South West of Sumba) and fly back to Bali from Waingapu Aiport (East of Sumba). We recommend visiting Sumba Island in 5 days, it’s the best length to explore the island, here is the detail of the route plan or itinerary;

wairinding hill


TOUR ITINERARY SUMBA TOUR PACKAGE 5 DAYS 4 NIGHTS

DAY 1: TAMBOLAKA AIRPORT – RATENGGARO VILLAGE – WAIKURI/WEEKURI LAKE – MANDORAK BEACH
Arriving at Tambolaka airport, you will be met by our driver and guide. Firstly, we will escort you to check your hotel in Tambolaka area and then we will bring you to have lunch at the local restaurant nearby.

After enjoying your lunch, we will drive to Ratenggaro village at about ± 1 hour. In Ratenggaro village, you will see how the Sumbanese (local people) live in the traditional local house here, their houses are very unique compared to other traditional villages in Indonesia. Then, you still can see the stone age of the cemetery. One more thing, most of the people on Sumba island are Christians and they still keep the oldest style of the religion. But nowadays, some kids try to sell some souvenirs to visitors such as traditional necklaces and bracelets.

After enjoying this traditional village, we will escort you to Weekuri Lake. Weekuri/Waikuri lake is a salty lake in which the water comes out from the hole that connects to the Sumba ocean. In Weekuri lake you can swim or just play with the water here even if you can do cliff jumping into the lake, but we have to make sure that the water is deep enough. And lunch boxes will be served with our driver and guide there.

Afterward, we will drive for 5 minutes to get Mandorak beach, Mandorak beach is a small white sandy beach near Weekuri/Waikuri lake. You will be super amazed by this beach because it’s like a private beach with clear blue water and surrounded by a cliff. Even, when you are brave enough, you could jump from a cliff. After enjoying this area, we will go to Pero beach to see a wonderful sunset here. After sunset time, we will escort you back to your hotel, have dinner, and rest before we continue our next trip.

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Note: In Mandorak Beach there are some local kids that sometimes follow you around, we recommend just ignoring them.

Meals Included: Lunch & Dinner

Tourist Attractions: 

  • Ratenggaro
  • Waikuri/Weekuri Lake
  • Mandorak Beach

Accommodation: Hotel in South West Sumba (Waitabula)

Ratenggaro Village, Kampung Ratenggaro


DAY 2:  PRAIJING TRADITIONAL VILLAGE – LAPOPU WATERFALL – WAIRINDING HILL

Starting the 2nd day with a new adventure is always a good idea when you are on Sumba island. The tour will start around 8.00 am from your Hotel in Waitabula area, we will drive around 70 minutes to Praijing village. Praijing village is one of the traditional villages in this area that still keeps the culture very well, even though their area is surrounded by globalization. In this village, you will be welcomed by the local people here who sell some souvenirs and other local people lives their local life.

After roaming around the village, we will continue our journey to the Lapopu waterfall, we will drive for about an hour. Along the way, you will see a green hilly area with some villages around where the local children will raise their hands and say hello to you. Upon your arrival in Lapopu waterfall area, you need to do short trekking for about 10 minutes bypassing the small path and bamboo bridge. There is a nice spot to sit down where you can watch the water find its way down the hill. You can also bring your swimming clothes to take a dive in the water just in front of the big waterfall and cool down after a long day of adventure. After enjoying the waterfall, we will drive to Waingapu area for about 3-4 hours. If we have time we can see the sunset on the hill near the city. Before we reach Waingapu town, we will stop over in Wairinding Hill for catching the sunset. A lot of spots where you can capture the best view into these hills are amazing. You will be looking at green (it changes to be yellow dried during dry season) and endless hills. Sit down during the sunset for a while in the grass and enjoy the moment here.

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Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Tourist attractions:

  • Praijing Village
  • Lapopu Waterfall (sometimes it’s closed due to nature’s causes)
  • Wairinding Hill

Accommodation: Hotel in East Sumba (Waingapu)

air terjun lapopu


DAY 3: TANARARA HILL – WAIMARANG WATERFALL – SUNSET IN WALAKIRI BEACH

About 9 am after breakfast, we will drive to the beautiful hill where you can enjoy the amazing landscape that is divided by a single road that connects two villages, we will drive about an hour from our hotel. Using drones is highly recommended here because you can see the vast expanse of hilly terrains.
Note: You can also request an early visit to this hill such as sunrise.

After enjoying the hill, we have to move to our next destination, which is Waimarang waterfall. We will drive about 1h50m, it’s a long way but it’s worth it to visit. When you reach the area of the waterfall, you need to walk about 1km, it’s an easy walk.  The waterfall is not so high but it’s pretty cute, you can just swim around or relax and hear the nature surrounding.

Our next stop after the waterfall is Walakiri Beach, where you can watch the sunset with the mangrove trees around. We will drive for about an hour and before the sunset, you can sit at the beachside stalls and enjoy the coconut that the locals sell.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Tourist attractions:

  • Tanarara Hill
  • Waimarang Waterfall
  • Sunset in Walakiri Beach

Accommodation:  Hotel in East Sumba (Waingapu)

air terjun waimarang


 

DAY 4: TANGGEDU WATERFALL – TANAU/TENAU HILL FOR SUNSET 

The fourth day of the trip will be such a long day but will be adventurous and wet, the trip will be started at 9 am after breakfast and we will drive for about two hours. Along the way, you will see the empty hilly road with some horses passing by and sometimes the kids or elderly carrying some woods for cooking.

Upon your arrival at the parking point, we will walk for about 20-30 minutes, the path to reach the waterfall is pretty slippery so please be aware of what you step into. But when you reach the waterfall, it pays off. You can swim and even jump into the water.

After enjoying the waterfall, we will go back to our car and continue our journey to Tenau/Tanau Hill where we can relax there and wait for the sunset.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Tourist attractions:

  • Tanggedu Waterfall
  • Tanau/Tenau Hill

Accommodation: Hotel in East Sumba (Waingapu)

air terjun tanggedu

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DAY 5: SUNRISE AT PERSAUDARAAN HILL – LOCAL MARKET/ SOUVENIRS SHOP – WAINGAPU AIRPORT

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On the last day of the trip, we would like to invite you to see the enchanting sunrise from Persaudaraan Hill, this hill is very close to the town and airport, it’s about 16 minutes drive from your hotel. We will start at about 5:30 am (more or less), and the sun will rise approximately at 6:12 am. Upon your arrival, you just need to walk a bit to get the viewpoint. From this viewpoint, you will see the small town of Waingapu, Sea and also the Airport moreover the vast expanse of ricefields with palm trees in between.

After having a good time here, you can walk back to our car and you can see some local houses with drier areas compared to the bottom of the hill. Next, we will go back to the town, we can directly visit the market or souvenirs shop where you can buy small things for your family back home. Afterward, we will go back to Hotel, and then we will transfer you to the Airport.

IMPORTANT NOTE: AT THE MOMENT, THERE IS ONLY ONE FLIGHT NOW TO BALI FROM WAINGAPU AT 6:30, SO WE DONT HAVE A CHANCE TO VISIT THE LAST DESTINATION (AND WE HAVE PUT THE LAST DAY AS THE TRANSFER OUT ONLY) BUT IT WILL BE POSSIBLE IF YOU BOOK THE FLIGHT BACK FROM TAMBOLAKA AIRPORT, THERE IS A 16:00 FLIGHT THAT YOU CAN CHOOSE. BUT WE MUST DRIVE ABOUT 4 HOURS TO THE WEST OF SUMBA AND THERE WILL ADDITIONAL COST OF 1,500,000 IDR FOR THIS OPTION.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Tourist attractions (only possible if you book the flight back from Tambolaka Airport): 

  • Persaudaraan Hill
  • Local Market/ Souvenirs Shop
  • Transfer to airport

bukit persaudaraan, Sumba Island


TOUR’S SERVICE FINISHED


Price Includes:

  • Private transportation during the trip
  • 1 Night accommodation at South West Sumba with breakfast
  • 3 Nights’ accommodation at East Sumba with breakfast
  • Tours and visits with English Speaking Guide
  • All Entrance fees and donations
  • Mineral Water and meals during the trip

Price Excludes:

  • Flight tickets
  • Travel insurance
  • Alcoholic beverages during the trip
  • Personal expenses such as; tips (gratitude for guide/driver)
  • Extra cost due to causes greater than our control, for example; delays or flight cancellations, etc.

Sumba Tour Package 5 days 4 nights


For further information about the tour and booking, please feel free to contact us directly at our Email: Info@javaadventuretrail.com / WhatsApp number: +6287755920876 or please fill in the booking form below!

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