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4 days staying with Korowai, Papua

In Brief:

The Korowai people live in the inaccessible jungle in the southeast of the Indonesian province of Papua, about 150 kilometres inland from the Arafura Sea. They are hunter-gatherers in a small society of traditional family ties who need to share all they have in order to survive. Like the Kombai, the Korowai are known for being great architects of tree houses high up in the tree. Until about 1975 the Korowai had hardly any contact with the outside world. Only the clans living close to a village, have g

iven up their traditional customs and they receive tourists when requested. Life up in a Korowai tree houseĀ  Sleeping with Cannibals.
Here is the most update detail program:

Day 1. Jayapura-Dekai-Kwanjis village (down river of Braza river)

Day 2. Kwanjis-Mabul-Markus village (6hrs)

Day 3. Cultural Activities w

ith Markus Family. The Activities will be in Markus village deep rain forest. You will experience: Sago Cultivation ceremony, mock Hunting, Traditional way catching Fish in Mabul upper river

Day 4. Markus-Naban Village. It needs (Max 5hrs walk) in the rain forest

Day 5. Cultural Activities: Fixing the High tr

ee house. Here you will see the most high sky crapper, trapping with Locals, Ethnic Photography.

Day 6 Naban Village-Mabul-Dekai (8hrs Maximum).