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Toraja Village

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been to this town many times since 2001. This town has become busy and more crowded. Interesting is the weekly cattle market which I think is Mondays. We saw cattle (water buffalo) for sale even though we were there on a different day....More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank kathywin
Reviewed March 15, 2019

talking about toraja village according to my experience after working 20 years as tour guide, i prefere to bring my clients to the deep villages of toraja because it's more authentik and also people in the deep villages are more friendly

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank eksotistour
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

We visited several Torajan villages as well as a funural together with a guide caled Yuspan. We would strongly recommend doing the tour trough villages and funurals together with a guide and we can totally recommend Yuspan (see business card attached) . He tailored the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
13  Thank Expedition754796
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

What a great trip! We toured for 3 days with our guide Imanuel Timbang. He made the trip so much more enjoyable and we learned so much more than we would’ve done touring on our own. He was so knowledgeable, friendly and always helpful during...More

Date of experience: September 2018
6  Thank dhbhendrikse
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Touring in Toraja countryis a xonderful experience, each day spent their is a new delight. There are so many thing to do and to see. First of course are the Toraja people themselves. They welcome you warmly to discover their very rich traditional culture, the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Mr_Bruno_S
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

A place rich in culture, great scenery, friendly people from the villages and good torajan coffee. Beautiful rice fields with Tongkonan (traditional Torajan structure) in the background is quite a sight. Besides scenery, graves (both ancient and modern) are the main attractions here. As for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ChiangK
Reviewed August 16, 2018

We added a visit in Sulawesi following another recommendation and boy, this was a highlight of our indonesia tour. As a couple who want to have a private tour guide and it wasnt an easy task to find someone and there are not to many...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank yula01
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

The toraja villages is a good place to explore. Very special unique culture. The local people very friendly if you can speak their bahasa. The local simple food also very special. But mostly with spicy . Their local rice is very nice.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Beverly W
Reviewed July 1, 2018

We stayed there for 4 nights and it was very intensive time to visit all interesting places and also have some time for relax. City is quite nice, with good food, resonable prices. Not very easy to get there (long way) but getting out from...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank bobekcacy
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

We definitely recommend you to visit Rantepao with a guide. So many places you visit have such a long history and are closely linked to cultural habits - without any explanation a lot of questions would remain. We can totally recommend Yuspan as a guide!...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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February 18, 2018|
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Response from VeraT990 | Reviewed this property |
Pak Ucok is my driver and also guide in Toraja. He is super caring guide and has a lot of story to tell. You could contact Rosalina Homestay in Rantepao Toraja to reach him. Better to bring rupiah from Makassar, less option... More
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May 17, 2017|
Response from Obi14u | Reviewed this property |
Drove from the capital to Toraja - took around 6-7 hours. Fly in is maybe possible now, but was not an option 1 yr ago. The air strip is present but as far as understood not actively used.
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May 11, 2017|
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Response from Obi14u | Reviewed this property |
Plenty of guides arround and you will have no issues to organise when over there. So no need to di this upfront yr arrival. You will be able to compare when at location, which is good for your wallet anyway. Enjoy Toraga... More
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