SUMBA ROADTRIP

OPEN TRIP
( 5 days 4 nights )
Sumba, East Nusa Tenggara

Sumba enters the group of the Lesser Sunda Islands in Southeast Indonesia. The size of Sumba is about twice the size of Bali and has long been famous for its strong cultural roots. 

In daily life all behavior must be in agreement with traditional rules and customs of the people of Sumba. 

Various cities in Sumba have started to look modern. But once you get out of those cities, the nuances abruptly change. The aura of tradition will instantly capture you. 

SpektakelPlesir! welcome you to embrace the sensation of Sumba tradition. Be mesmerized by Sumba’s cultural patterns and witness living traditions. 

Through an overland Sumba journey we will approach various cultural spots and explore Sumba’s stunning natural landscape from the shores of the beaches to the top of the hills.

Trip schedule
9 - 13 May 2018
22 - 26 August 2018
16 - 20 November 2018


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Day 1: Waingapu

Arrival: Waingapu, East Sumba. Meals: lunch, dinner.

Arrive in Waingapu, then head for Prailiu traditional village.

Afterward we go to Rende traditional village to meet and greet the people. Enjoying sunset in Rende hill. Back to Waingapu to have a dinner and stay in this town.


Day 2: East Sumba to West Sumba

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner.

After breakfast, we continue our journey to Warinding hill then to Walakiri beach. If possible, we can enjoy the sunset at Tarimbang beach.


Day 3: Central Sumba

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner.

Today we will visit the Praijing traditional village. Continue to head for Lapopu waterfall and Puru Kambera savannah. 

Day 4: West Sumba

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner.

Our destinations today are Waekuri lake, mandorak beach, and Maladong cape. Surely we stop by at Ratenggaro traditional village. Staying in Tambolaka.


Day 5: Tambolaka

Meal: breakfast.

After packing up, we can watch the beautiful sunrise at Lendongara hill. After having breakfast, we go to Tambolaka airport. Then head back to our origin city. 

The journey’s end.

Registration:

  • January 2018 to December 2018, limited seats available:
  • Maximum 10 person.
  • Booking fee: 30% from the quotation.
  • Repayment should be done 14 (fourteen) days before the departure date.


Starting point: Umbu Mehang Kunda airport, Waingapu, East Sumba, East Nusa Tenggara.

End point: Tambolaka airport, Waikabubak, West Sumba, East Nusa Tenggara.


Trip schedule

  • 9 - 13 May 2018,
  • 22 - 26 August 2018,
  • 16 - 20 November 2018

 

Included:

  • Land transports
  • Meals as being mention in the itinerary
  • Giveaways for the locals
  • Traditional performances
  • Local guide
  • Entrance fee if needed
  • Local permits
  • Accomodations
  • Travel insurance (Zurich Indonesia)

 

Not included:

  • Flight tickets to Waingapu and from Tambolaka
  • Personal expenses
  • Personal interest
  • Tipping

 

Things to bring

  • Adequate amount of clothes
  • Swimwear
  • Mosquito net or anti-mosquito lotions
  • Sleeping bag or small mattress
  • Flashlight 
  • Sunblock and hat
  • Comfortable all-terrain shoes
  • Sandal
  • Raincoat or small umbrella
  • Personal medications
  • Favourite foods or snacks
  • Camera.



General Terms:
  1. Participants with chronic or congenital disease have to inform Spektakel Plesir! in writing prior to the trip.
  2. Spektakel Plesir! are not responsible for delays / changes of flight schedule or missing the flight due to the participants’ oversight. The travel plan will be modified properly in case of delay / change of flight schedule. Any additional costs incurred due to missing the flight will be charged to the participants.
  3. In case of flight cancellation on the departure day, any matters related to the participation in the trip have to be discussed first. If the final decision is to cancel/postpone the trip, refund of the trip expenses will be distributed after recalculation of the refundable fees to the participants is made.
  4. In case of flight cancellation on the return day that results in additional cost, discussion will be held to share the cost with other participants.
  5. Sailing, snorkeling, diving (including free-diving), trekking, hunting, and other activities done during the trip are high-risk activities that can produce minor or major incident.
  6. Registration and participation in this trip are done with the full consent of the participants without any coercion. Accidents that occur during the trip are the responsibility of the participants. Spektakel Plesir! are not to be sued in the event of accident. However, Spektakel Plesir! will help as far as possible if this happens.
  7. Every trip schedule has been well planned in consideration of nature and weather condition, but if extreme weather changes take place during the trip, resulting in changes and/or cancellation of the trip, Spektakel Plesir! cannot be condemned for this force majeure.
  8. Various additional activities (optional) to be done during the trip have to undergo the confirmation of Spektakel Plesir! prior to departure.
  9. This trip is protected by local travel insurance.
  10. Trip participants are considered to agree with the General Terms of this trip in case of the lack of email/confirmation to Spektakel Plesir! prior to the departure day regarding the aforementioned conditions.

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