This Tour Program is created just for Eldery People who can’t walk more than 1 hour a day. Walk slower but still can enjoy the nature and can stay with local people while learn the Culture and way of life of Dani Tribe – It is Not recommended for Active Travelers
Day 01: Jayapura Arrival – Flight Wamena, Staying with the local community (-/L/D)
In the morning arrive in Jayapura, meet us and continue the flight departure at 10:20 or 12:30 to Wamena. (Please note: flights are very often delayed due to weather conditions and we strongly recommend carrying baggage as needed for your trip in the Baliem valley. We will help you to arrange it and keep it with us before leaving) Upon arrival at Wamena airport transfer to Baliem Pilamo Hotel. We begin our tour to Aikima in direction to the northern part of the Baliem Valley. Few kilometers from Town by drive to Aikima village to explore the Local traditional people of baliem valley. Along the way you will find the Danis working in their sweet potatoes fields and will see their daily activities. Arrive at Suroba, walk through the pine forest, enjoy the beautiful nature setting and crossing a bridge over Aike river. Do not worry too much about doing it because our hands will help you all the time. We will hike in 1 hour through the beautiful countryside and traditional houses of Dani people. Proceed by car to Obia village by car. In this village you will have oppurtunity to meet local people to learn their culture, to follow the activities and daily life of Dani tribe in Obia village. You will accompanied by a cook and Local guide during the night. Lunchboxes are provided and dinner will be provided by our local cook. Overnight stay at typical guest house or local house in Obia village.
Day 02: Mock Battle/ Traditional Dance, Mummy, Kontilola Cave (B/L/-)
In the morning at Obia village a special welcome will be given to you, the tribe member will assemble wearing their best outfit to show their appreciation. The Tribe chief will stand on a Traditional Observation and give the order to his people to celebrate. A special “Mock Battle” is one of the most interesting exhibitions you will see on traveling to Papua. Lunchboxes will be served in the village. Check Out from Obia village and proceed by car to Sumpaima village. In the village we will see a very old mummy of the famous Dugum clan is proudly presented for your viewing. Everywhere the friendly natives offer their arts and crafts, weapons and curiosities for our inspection. Few kilometers from Kurulu we will visit the famous Kontilola Cave. A section of this huge cave is partially broken down, a condition that contributes to lush vegetation. In the late afternoon drive back to the town. Stop at Local market when the time still available. Dinner will be on your account and Accommodation at hotel.
Day 03: Wamena – Jayapura Departure (-/-/-)
The flight very early in the morning, without any breakfast, transfer at 05:00 am to airport for your flight to Jayapura at schedule at 06:15 am. By direct flight for Sorong, Makasar, Jakarta or Denpasar.
Tour Program and itinerary are subject to change in accordance with local situation and condition. In general: Infrastructure, Flights, Weather and etc.