3 Days Tana Toraja Tour from Makassar : Kete Kesu Village, Ancient Menhirs to Loko Mata Stone Funeral Burial – All Inclusive

Dive into Tana Toraja tradition and it’s unique cultural heritage hundreds of years ago (Tongkonan, hanging grave, menhir and ancient Kete Kesu)

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Tour Name 3 Days Tana Toraja Tour from Makassar: Kete Kesu Village, Ancient Menhirs to Loko Mata Stone Funeral Burial – All Inclusive
Duration 3 Days 2 Nights
Tour Type Private Sightseeing Tour

There’s Something Truly Enchanting from Tana Toraja Cultural Heritage

Tana Toraja is one of Indonesia’s tourist attractions in South Sulawesi. Tana Toraja,  is known for Toraja funeral and Tongkonan in Kete Kesu and other villages. Populated by the Toraja people who maintain their distinctive lifestyle. Toraja brings you closer to the Sacred Highlands. Historically, Tana Toraja means beautiful land where the local people live peacefully and sustaining traditional culture. Start from Makassar, you will be picked up from your hotel in Makassar or Sultan Hasanuddin Airport at 8 AM. Start your tour to Tana Toraja, it’s about 8 to 9 hours from Makassar. 

Along the ways as your tour passes through the picturesque villages of South Sulawesi, you will see beautiful rice field, fish and Buginese traditional house which is adorn on the right and left side of the main road. After arriving in Toraja, visit Kete Kesu Village, Marante Village and Pallawa Village to get a glimpse of Tongkonan. Kete Kesu is one of the most pristine Tongkonan complexes. Tongkonan is a traditional house of Toraja people, and it will capture your attention with each glance. For sure you will visit the famous stone funeral burial in those places.

Also Affording Visitor Vivid Glimpse into Art & Craft 

A trip that combines the best cultural heritage tour to see architecture from the dawn of Toraja civilization, the living dead (Toraja funeral), ancient menhirs and Toraja handicraft. Drive to Sadan Tobarana Village to see traditional hand weaving of To’barana Toraja by old women. Every weave can be felt by everyone touching the handmade of Torajan fabric. Made from natural ingredients and deliberately woven into the beautiful textile. 

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Tana Toraja Gives You a Blissful Feeling

The artistic side of Toraja is never be over to exist. Enchanted by beautiful lookout points from the traditional arts, traditional house of Toraja people, and exuberant nature wherever you go to explore Tana Toraja. 

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Tongkonan is a traditional house of Toraja local people. The curved roof resembles a boat, on the front there are rows of buffalo horns. The word “tongkon” comes from the Toraja language that means “sitting together”. Tongkonan isn’t just another ordinary house, it is the heart of socio-cultural life of Toraja tribe.

Explore unique display of the ancient menhirs stone of Kalimbuang Bori. These menhirs are erected as funeral monuments conducted by the nobility which indicates the wealth of the deceased. 

Don’t succumb to the fear! Discover uncommon cultures, the dead placed high inside rocky cliffs, caves or even a huge stone. These burial sites decorated with grave doors enhanced by beautiful traditional carvings. Satisfy the curiosity of your souls.

Discover one of Toraja fascinating traditional arts – hand weaved “tenun” fabric –  in Sadan Barana village. These fabrics are still produced with traditional techniques featuring distinct Toraja traditional motifs with natural dyes from various plants.

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Tour Options

3 Days Tana Toraja Tour from Makassar : Kete Kesu Village, Ancient Menhirs to Loko Mata Stone Funeral Burial – All Inclusive Price per Person
2 Pax USD 399
3 – 4 Pax USD 365
5 – 6 Pax USD 325
7 – 9 Pax Based on inquiry
10 – 12 Pax Based on inquiry
 The above rate is per person rate with minimum booking of 2 persons is required
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Tour Detail


  • You will receive confirmation within 1 business day. Once confirmed, voucher will be sent via email.
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  • Private Transport with Air-Conditioned vehicle
  • Car Driver
  • English Speaking Guide
  • 2 Nights accommodation base on Double/Twin/Triple Sharing at 4 star hotel (Heritage Hotel Toraja or Similar)
  • Meals as Itinerary
  • Entrance fee as Itinerary
  • Mineral Water along Trip
  • Parking Fee
  • Toll Fee
  • Tax & Service


  • Flight ticket
  • Tipping for guide, driver and bellboy hotel
  • Juice or Beer at Local Restaurant
  • Personal Expenses (extra meals, Drink etc)
  • Personal traveler’s insurance
  • Doccumentation
  • Accommodation before and after tour

Day 1 (Makassar – Tana Toraja) [L.D]

  • 08.00 AM | Hotel/ port/ airport pick up (only in Makassar City area)
  • Heading to Tana Toraja (about 8-9 hours drive). You will enjoy the beautiful rice field, fish pool and the Traditional Houses of Bugisnese along the way to Tana Toraja
  • Having lunch at local restaurant in Pare Pare
  • Arriving at the hotel in Tana Toraja, Hotel check in
  • Having dinner at the local restaurant
  • Back to hotel

Day 2 (Tana Toraja) [B.L.D]

  • Having breakfast at hotel
  • Visiting Lemo Noblemen Stone Grave
  • Visiting Tampang Allo Natural Cave (Burial Site)
  • Visiting Suaya Royal Tomb in Sangalla
  • Having lunch at local restaurant
  • Visiting Kete Kesu Cultural and Heritage village to see traditional house of Tongkonan
  • Visiting Rantepao for shopping at the one Gallery
  • Having dinner at the local restaurant
  • Back to hotel

Day 3 (Tana Toraja – Makassar) [B.L]

  • 08.00 AM I Heading back to Makassar, after having breakfast at hotel
  • Lunch will be served at local restaurant in Pare Pare
  • About 06.00 PM I Arriving at your hotel in Makassar/ Hasanuddin Airport in the afternoon
  • End of the tour


  • The itinerary may be subject to change, depending on the circumstances
  • Transfer service only available for any hotels, port or airport at Makassar City Area
  • Pick up time about 08.00 AM, we recommend you to take a flight with arrival time at Hassanudin Airport before 08.00 AM
  • Highly recommended one night stay in Makassar City before and after the tour
  • Kindly notice that the driver is not the tour expert guide. The driver will just pick up and drop you off.
  • This schedule is quite tight. We don’t recommend you arrange another tour or flight after this tour in the same day. Please kindly manage your own schedule before book.
  • Wandernesia is not responsible for any delay, loss, theft, accident, sickness, complaint, or any problems which occur during tour.

What to bring:

  • Voucher from Wandernesia (printed or e-voucher)
  • Comfortable and proper clothes as you will visit a grave
  • Extra clothes
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun protector
  • Personal First Aid Kit
  • Camera

Cancellation Policy:

  • The above rates are non-refundable. Once booking confirmed, it can’t be canceled.
  • No refund issued for cancellation made after reservation.
  • Please read the cancellation policy carefully before you make a reservation.
  • Any change or cancellation is made via email at business hours.
  • Business hours: Monday – Friday (except public holiday) from 09:00 AM – 15:00 PM (GMT +7)

No Show Policy:

  • 100% penalty will be charged for no-show case. No refund issued.

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  1. Fill the reservation form in the section below or contact us via WhatsApp or Email.
  2. We will proceed your booking and send you the online invoice by email or WhatsApp.
  3. As you receive the invoice, please complete the payment. For more details, please see payment method section.
  4. As your reservation confirmed, we will send the voucher to your email or WhatsApp.
  5. Show your voucher (e-voucher or printed version) at the location. Happy Travel!


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Bank Central Asia (BCA)


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