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Jan 3, 2018
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Nov 28, 2017
Marante Village, Rantepao, Indonesia
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

it was spooky but it was great. it was really unbelievable that i able to get inside the cave and see many skull inside. alot of chest from the previous years century. its good when you come here, and there is a funeral ceremony, so...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed November 28, 2017

It's one of the special burial places in Tanja Tora area in the basic all places are the same they bury the people in a wall the rich people a make a poppet of the dead person.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed November 11, 2017

This is a must see if you come to visit Tana Toraja, to see their tradition and culture. Rock grave.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 22, 2016

Our first sighting of Tau Tau - really fascinating to see. Look for the carver's shop when walking to see the rock graves. Not sure how easy it would be to get here if you don't have a driver to bring you though.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed April 29, 2016

Grat monring opportunity to see traddtional place in character with mountainous hosts . Lots to do and intesting passing time thinking about the previous generations of hosts there

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed November 9, 2015

Marante is a village where several Tongkonan House, big paddy barns around rocky hills with hanging stone graves called "Erong" exist.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed July 25, 2015

Like many of the sites in Toraja its a most interesting area with the focus being the hanging cemeteries and the Tau Tau - the doll replica's of those interred in the coffins hanging from the cliffs. The village is easy to get to and...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed September 21, 2014

Marante located approximately 3 km from the city center of Rantepao. We had to pay 10 thousand rupiah for admission. On the way to the cemetery cliffs, we saw ancient tau-tau, is colorless. According to the information, people who died here caused by a bomb...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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