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Traveling Papua: Baliem & Raja ampat

Planned Itinerary:

Day 01: Jakarta – Jayapura  -Hotel-Day tour-Hotel

Day 02: Jayapura Arrival – Wamena        (L/D)

06.45    Arrive at Sentani airport of Jayapura, meet & greet by local guide,

Take Trigana flight to Wamena  (45 minutes flight) Flight detail: Jayapura – Wanema            IL 273               10.20 – 10.55. Upon arrival transfer to Baliem Pilamo hotel for check in, Lunch at hotel After lunch at hotel touring to visit Jibama local market, hangging bridge at Wesaput and village surrounding, afterward drive up to Napua for view Wamena down town and walking through the gardens.  Afternoon return to hotel for dinner and stay overnight at Baliem Pilamo hotel Wamena

DAY 03: KURIMA DISTRCIT – THE SOUTHERN OF BALIEM VALLEY (B/L/D)

Breakfast at the Pilamo hotel. After breakfast, full day tour to drive for an hour to southern Baliem Valley. Start your day of trekking, passing sweet potatoes gardens and enjoy the scenery of Baliem George, Meet local people who live near Baliem river and learn their life and cultures. Simple lunch box will be provided. Afternoon back to car and drive back to resort.

DAY 04: JIWIKA (Dani Ceremonies of Pig feast & Dance)          (B/L/D)

Breakfast at hotel Take a 40 minutes drives to Jiwika village (North of Baliem Valley)

See the Mummy at Sumpaima village and next walk to other village for 10 minutes for joining and enjoy the Dani Ceremonies of Mock battle and Pig feast. You will see how they make fire traditionally, kill a pig with bow and arrow and cook them into the hot-burned stone with vegetables and sweet potatoes  (The performance will be held about 4 – 5 hours).Simple lunch box will be provided   (After the local people cook their traditional food, the chief of village will serve their food like pig’s mean + sweet potatoes.

Afternoon return to hotel. Arrive at resort for dinner and stay overnight at Baliem Pilamo hotel Wamena

DAY 05: WAMENA – JAYAPURA       (B/L/D)

Breakfast at hotel.  Check-out.Transfer to airport for your fly to Jayaura by Trigana,

Flight detail: Wanema – Jayapura            IL 274        11.20 – 11.45

Arrival at Jayapura airport, directly visiting Sentani lake side and take a boat to explore the Sentani    lake, see the life of people who live in the island and surrounding of lake.

Lunch serve at Yogwa lake side restaurant.

Next to see the anthropology Museum (Open Mon-Sat 08.00-14.30, Sunday and public holidays are closed).  Late afternoon, transfer to your accommodation, check-in

Dinner and stay overnight at Hotel in Jayapura

 DAY 06: JAYAPURA – SORONG                  (B/-/D)

Breakfast at hotel,

Check-out. Transfer to airport for your flight to Sorong. On arrival Sorong, catch fast boat at 14.00 – 16.00 to Waisai Port.

Upon arrival at Waisai port of Raja Ampat, transfer 20 minutes to resort by private car or speed boat to the resort.   (The resort located at Waigeo island – closed to the beach)

The rest of the day see and enjoy surrounding at leisure. Dinner at resort & overnight at Resort in Waigeo

Day 07: Waisai (Wigeo island) – Kabui – Painemo – Arborek village (B-L-D)

Breakfast at resort. Full day Island Tour:  Sail boat for about 1.5 – 2 hours to Painemo island with stop at Kabui bay, Enjoy the bay and surrounding, Once arrive at Painemo, climb the hill for amazing view around the islands, Simple lunch box provided.

Afternoon, take a rest for a while then sail boat to Arborek village or other for join the local people and snorkeling surrounding. Late afternoon return to resort

Dinner at resort & overnight at Resort in Waigeo

Day 08: Raja Ampat 

(Visiting some island of Kri – Kok – Mansuar – Yanbuba village)   (B-L-D)

Breakfast at resort. Get into speed boat for our trip at Raja Ampat, sail the boat to Kri – Mansuar island for snorkeling and see the kinds of color coral – reef and some fishes

Enjoy the simple lunch box we provide at the beach. After lunch, visit the village to see the local people life and custom, next to Sands  Floating near Koh island to get photo

Late afternoon return to resort. Dinner at resort & overnight at Resort in Waigeo

 Day 09: Waigeo island – Sorong          (B-L-D)

Breakfast at resort. Time at leisure and free program or may enjoy snorkel near resort till time for transfer to harbor. Lunch at resort.

Check-out. At 13.00 Transfer to harbor and get fast boat to Sorong at 14.00 – 16.00

Arrival Sorong and transfer to hotel for check in. Dinner at Tembok Berlin, (simple place but delicious grill fishes). Overnight at Hotel in Sorong   (Mariat Hotel or Similar)

Day 10: Sorong – Makassar – Jakarta             (B)

Breakfast at resort. Transfer to airport for your flight to Jakarta

Flight detail: 

Sorong – Makassar                  GA 699                    SOQ – UPG               1435 – 1545

Makassar – Jakarta                  GA 609                    UPG – CGK                1805 – 1925

19.25    Arrive Jakarta, meet & greet & transfer to hotel. Overnight at Santika Premiere Hayam Wuruk Jakarta (Deluxe room)

Day 11: Jakarta – Depature     (B)

Breakfast at resort. Transfer to airport for your flight to Bangkok.

INCLUDED

  • Hotel as per itinerary
  • Meals as mentioned
  • Traveling permit arrangements
  • All land transportation including Airport transfers in Jayapura, Wamena, Sorong / Raja Ampat
  • Tour donations & entrance fee
  • Accommodation in the villages
  • Dani mock war, dances   (Dani ceremonies of Pig feast and Dance)
  • All activities mentioned on the above program
  • Regular fast boat Sorong – Raja Ampat – Sorong (return) air condition
  • Private speed boat during tour in Raja Ampat
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Land transport at Sorong / Raja Ampat
  • English speaking guide
  • 2 bottle of mineral water per pax/ day
  • Entrance fee to Raja Ampat area for Foreigner Rp. 1.000.000 (one million) / person

 EX-CLUDED:

  • Any Airline tickets, International or Domestic Flights
  • Travel Insurance
  • Airport taxes and extra baggage charges
  • Personal Expenses such as phone calls, laundry, beverages/drinks etc.
  • small money for taking pictures with local people at Baliem Valley except during the pig feast,
  • All expenses incurred due to the flight delay or cancellations or due other causes beyond our control