Sumba tour packages

Getting to know Sumba Island, an island like Fantasy World.

Sumba is one of the provinces located in East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia. This island is known for its cultural richness and natural beauty. Sumba is inhabited by the Sumba people who have unique and diverse traditions, deeply rooted in their ancestral customs. In Sumba, you can still witness traditional houses, cultural ceremonies, and wedding customs, such as the Marapu wedding tradition and the Pasola dance. The Marapu wedding involves exchanging a daughter for a male relative, while the Pasola is a traditional dance performed with swords.

Sumba Island also boasts incredible natural beauty, including beautiful beaches, stunning green hills, lakes, waterfalls, and much more. Have you ever watched the children’s cartoon “Teletubbies”? The hills in Sumba bear a striking resemblance to the hill homes in that animated series. Furthermore, the breathtaking cliff-lined beaches in Sumba will transport you to a fantasy world. The captivating blend of nature and Sumba’s culture is a magnet for tourists visiting the island.

Sumba Island is also a suitable destination for those who appreciate art and craftsmanship. Here, you can find various traditional crafts such as Ikat textiles and wood carvings. You can also purchase unique Sumba handicrafts as souvenirs or mementos from the island. If you’re seeking a beautiful, culturally rich, and unspoiled vacation spot, Sumba Island is the right place.

There are numerous tourist destinations on Sumba Island that will make your stay enjoyable. Here are some favorite places to visit in Sumba:

  1. Waikabubak Beach: Known for its beautiful white sand and clear blue waters, this is one of the most stunning beaches on Sumba Island.

  2. Mandorak Beach: Located in the Tambolaka district, it is known for its beautiful natural scenery and is a great spot for swimming and sunbathing.

  3. Prailiu Traditional Village: Located in the Tambolaka district, it offers a deeper insight into Sumba’s culture and showcases Sumba’s unique handicrafts.

  4. Waingapu City: The capital of East Sumba district and an interesting place for shopping for Sumba’s local products.

  5. Ratenggaro Village: Located in East Sumba district, it is known as one of the traditional villages that strongly adhere to Sumba’s customs and culture.

  6. Sumba National Park: A beautiful place to explore and enjoy the lush tropical rainforest of Sumba.

  7. Golo Kode Hill: A fascinating place to visit on Sumba Island, offering stunning panoramic views from its heights.

  8. Ratenggaro Megalithic Temple: An intriguing archaeological site on Sumba Island featuring unique megalithic temple architecture.

Make sure to prepare adequately before traveling to Sumba Island and always follow local guidelines and regulations. Also, remember to maintain cleanliness and safety at the tourist destinations you visit. Sumba’s main gateway for tourists is Tambolaka Airport, located in the Tambolaka district.

17Tour Agency has designed Sumba vacation packages for those who wish to experience the beauty of Sumba Island. Choose a Sumba tour package that suits your holiday schedule.

5 Days 4 Nights Sumba Tour Packages

Day 1:

  • Arrival and pickup at Tambolaka Airport, followed by lunch at a local restaurant near the airport.
  • Visit the Sumba House of Culture Museum.
  • Next, we will proceed to Lendongara Hill to enjoy the scenic hillside views.
  • Visit Mananga Aba Beach, where you can savor the beautiful beach ambiance during sunset.
  • Afterward, we will head to the hotel for check-in and dinner.

Day 2:

  • Your guide will pick you up after breakfast at the hotel.
  • We will visit the Ratenggaro Traditional Village.
  • Explore Tanjung Mareha.
  • Visit Bwana Beach and Batu Lubang.
  • Explore Lake Waekuri.
  • Enjoy a sunset view at Mandorak Beach.
  • Return to the hotel.
  • Dinner.

Day 3:

  • After breakfast at the hotel, we will depart for East Sumba and check out from the hotel. Along the way, we will revel in the natural beauty of East Sumba, including:
    • Waikelo Sawah Waterfall.
    • Praijing Traditional Village.
    • Lapopu Waterfall.
    • Journey through East Sumba, enjoying the vast savanna landscapes along the way.
    • Sunset at Warinding Hill.
  • Following this, we will change hotels and move to East Sumba for check-in and rest.

Please note that this is a translated itinerary, and the actual schedule may be subject to changes or variations based on local conditions and arrangements made by the tour provider. Enjoy your exploration of Sumba!

Day 4:

  • Despite the tour being physically demanding, there is never a moment of boredom when exploring every corner of Sumba Island. Today, we will embark on another tour that will continue to enchant you with the natural riches of Sumba. Here are our destinations for the day in East Sumba:
    • Purukambera Savannah.
    • Mondu Hill.
    • Tanggedu Waterfall.
    • Enjoy the sunset at Walakiri Beach.
  • Afterward, we will return to the hotel for dinner and rest.

Day 5:

  • On the last day, the tour will be tailored to your next travel program or flight schedule. However, if you wish to stay in Sumba longer, here is our itinerary for the day:
    • Breakfast.
    • Visit Purukambera Savannah.
    • Explore Mondu Hill.
    • Visit Tanggedu Waterfall.
    • Enjoy the sunset at Walakiri Beach.

Notes:

  • Tour destinations may change based on circumstances and conditions. We will replace them with agreed-upon alternatives at the location.
  • You can request other tourist destinations according to your preferences, and if feasible, we will always be ready to accommodate your requests.
  • Please prepare your day well as there are many things to discover here. The following items may be helpful for unforeseen situations: cash, medications, insect repellent, sunblock/body lotion, swimwear, sunglasses, and more.

4 Days 3 Night Sumba Tour Packages

Day 1: Southwest Sumba (L/D)

  • Pick-up at Tambolaka Airport by our team with your sign name, then transfer to the hotel for check-in.
  • If your arrival time is in the morning, we will take you on a short tour to Lendongara Hill, which offers breathtaking views. It is covered with rolling grasslands reminiscent of the hills in the children’s show “Teletubbies.”
  • If there is still time, we will visit Manangaaba Beach to enjoy the sunset. Afterward, we return to the hotel.

Day 2: Southwest Sumba (B/L/D)

  • After breakfast at the hotel, we will start the day by visiting one of Sumba’s most popular brackish water lakes, Lake Weekuri.
  • Then, we continue the journey to Mandorak Beach, Bwana Beach, and Watu Maladong Beach. These beaches have their unique beauty that you won’t find anywhere else. Beaches with cliffs and rocky outcrops will leave you amazed and captivated. Try climbing to the top of the cliffs and admire the stunning natural scenery.
  • Next, we will take you to Ratenggaro Traditional Village, where you can witness ancient customs and the culture of the ancestors that have remained untouched by modern times. Traditional Sumba houses and the culture there will transport you back thousands of years.
  • Before returning to the hotel, we will enjoy the sunset at Pero Beach.

Day 3: West Sumba – East Sumba (B/L/D)

  • On the third day, we will check out from the hotel and continue to explore Sumba’s natural wonders that will never cease to amaze you. Here are our destinations for the day:
    • Watu Bela Beach, located in Patiala Village. This charming beach offers a serene and comfortable beach atmosphere. Visiting this beach feels like having a private island, just like in the movies.
    • Marosi Beach, which offers crystal-clear sea views with soft white sands. You can swim or snorkel to your heart’s content here.
    • Lapopu Waterfall, known as the tallest waterfall in East Nusa Tenggara. It is located in Hatikuloku Village.
  • Next, we will visit Praijing Traditional Village in Tebara Village. In this village, you’ll find traditional Sumba houses known as Uma Bokulu or Uma Mbatangu. Along the way, we will make a brief stop at Warinding Hill, where you can witness the beauty of lush green hills.
  • Enjoy the sunset at Walakiri Beach. Afterward, we will check in at a hotel in Waingapu.

Day 4: East Sumba (B)

  • To complete our tour in Sumba, we will pick you up early in the morning to witness the sunrise at Brotherhood Hill. Brotherhood Hill offers breathtaking views, including hills and green rice fields spread below. From the peak of Brotherhood Hill, visitors can also see the beauty of Waingapu from a distance, along with the enchanting Kambaniru River.
  • Then, return to the hotel for breakfast and check-out.
  • We will adjust today’s tour to your flight schedule or your next destination. If possible, we will take you to shop for Sumba souvenirs and specialties or visit Kalu Village, a place known for Sumba woven fabrics. Sumba’s unique woven fabric is handmade, and the dyeing process uses natural dyes, allowing the fabric to last for decades.
  • Afterward, you will be transferred to Waingapu Airport, and the tour concludes.

Please note that this is a translated itinerary, and the actual schedule may be subject to changes or variations based on local conditions and arrangements made by the tour provider. Enjoy your journey through Sumba!

3 Days 2 Night Sumba Tour Packages

Day 1: Southwest Sumba

Please arrange your arrival at Tambaloka Airport no later than 10:00 AM to ensure that you can participate in all the scheduled tour activities. If your arrival is later than 10:00 AM, there is a possibility that you may miss one of the planned destinations.

  • Pickup at Tambaloka Airport with your name sign.
  • Then, you will be taken to the hotel for check-in.
  • After lunch, we will head to one of the most popular traditional villages of the Sumba tribe, Ratenggaro Village. This village is still deeply rooted in the original customs and traditions of the Sumba tribe. The traditional houses in Ratenggaro Village have the tallest roofs in Sumba. Additionally, you can observe ancient stone graves steeped in history and culture. Furthermore, in this village, you can enjoy a breathtaking view of the exotic sea.
  • After exploring the traditional village to your satisfaction, we will proceed to Bawana Beach to witness its stunning coastal scenery and await the sunset.
  • Return to Tambolaka, have dinner, then go back to the hotel to rest.

Day 2: Southwest Sumba – West Sumba

On the second day, we will embark on a full-day journey to explore the beauty of beaches, waterfalls, and other traditional houses in West Sumba. Here are the tourist destinations we will visit:

  • Lake Weekuri.
  • Lapopu Waterfall. Enjoy lunch with a packed lunch box at the waterfall.
  • Watubela Beach and Marosi Beach.
  • Praiijing Traditional Village.
  • Tarung Village and Waitabar Traditional Village.
  • We will return to the hotel in the evening.

Day 3: Southwest Sumba

On the last day, we will pick you up early to witness the sunrise at Lendongara Hill. We will tailor today’s tour to your flight schedule. If possible, we can still visit the Sumba Culture Museum and House, do some souvenir shopping, and then transfer you to the airport. The trip concludes.

Please note that this is a translated itinerary, and the actual schedule may be subject to changes or variations based on local conditions and arrangements made by the tour provider. Enjoy your journey in Sumba!

Terms and Conditions for Sumba Tour Packages

  • The price we offer is the normal price, and it may change depending on the hotel and transportation costs at that time. Prices usually increase during the holiday/high season. Prices adjust based on the selected hotel and tour. Please contact us to get information about the hotels included in this tour package. Make reservations for the Sumba 7-Day tour at least 7 days before your arrival, and 14 days during the high season, to ensure room availability and our team’s service. We will lock in your reservation shortly after we receive a minimum 30% deposit of the total price. Reservations for tour packages without a deposit will be considered canceled.

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