5 days baliem valley, option c

Outline Itinerary:
Day 01:   Jayapura – Wamena – Short Trek (-/L/D)
In the morning arrive Jayapura, meet us, and continue your flight depart to Wamena at 10:00 or 12:00 am (baggage allowed for these flight is 10kg only per passenger, as you can leave your unnecessary baggage in Jayapura with us before leaving. (please note: the flights are delayed very often due bad weather, technical problem, operational of flight-usually 1 hour delayed). Arrive at Wamena airport, then drive in 50 minutes to Sogokmo and Yetni River with your guide, cook and porters, the starting point of the trekking to Pilawa village then continue climbing high hill on the direction of Kilise.  Lunch in box is served en-route. Along the trails, you will meet local people in their activities and yet the scenery is very beautiful around. Afternoon arrive in Pilawa villages. Dinner  will be prepared by guide and stay at local houses. (Walk approx. 2-3 hours)
Day 02 :  Trekking Back To Wamena   (B/L/-)
Hike down through the beautiful country side and Dani villages. You will encounter and greeted by the Dani people who work in their steep sweet potato garden..  The trail is steep and could be very sleeper if it is in rainy season. then continue the last trekking day back to Kurima with regular path of local people, and view  suspension hanging bridge over Baliem river. We walk at Baliem river bank until Kurima. You may stop at river for re-freshing of your body and take some breaks. Picnic lunch have provided, and late afternoon arrive in Kurima and Yetni then catch the car for drive back to Wamena town in 40 minutes. Dinner will be on your account. stay at Baliem Pilamo Hotel o similar (Walk approx. 3-4 hours)

Day 03:  Mock Battle / Traditional Dance, Mummy, Contilola Cave, Traditional Villages  (B/L/-)
After breakfast at the hotel, 40 minutes drive to Jiwika village, walk 10 minutes to the village of Sumpaima to view the 250 years old Mummy. From Sumpaima walk another 10 minutes to the nearby village of Anemoigi to view the mock battle and  traditional  dance  by Dani Tribe. A special welcome will be given to you upon your arrival in the Village; 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.  You will see and experience the local culture and  have an opportunity to interact with local villagers while you can buy their handicraft as your souvenir. Before return to Wamena you still have chance to visit Waga-Waga village to explore Contilola cave which can be reach 15 minutes by car. On the way to the towm you may stop at Unique Jibama Local Market.  Afternoon drive back to Wamena. Dinner will be on your account. stay at Baliem Pilamo Hotel o similar.


Day 04:  Fly Return To Jayapura  – City Tour  (B/L/-)
Breakfast at hotel, transfer to the airport and then by regular flight at 08:00 leaving for Jayapura. Upon your arrival at Sentani airport of Jayapura. Arrived in Sentani Airport proceed by car with a sightseeing visit local people in Assey village by using a local boat , lunch is served at Local Restaurant nearby the Lake. If time still available continue to Cenderawasih Museum. On the way to hotel you may stop in local souvenir market. Next to Swiss Belhotel located in the centre of Jayapura (check in time 14:00pm) Dinner at your account and overnight at  Stars Accommodation.

Day 05:  Jayapura – Departure   (B/-/-)
After breakfast at your hotel,  by car transfer you to the airport in approx 75 minutes leaving Jayapura for Makasar, Jakarta or Denpasar.

♠ 1 Nights stay at local people houses in the villages with Standard Sleeping bags and Mats
♠ 2 Nighta stay at Baliem Pilamo Hotel or similar (Superior Room)
♠ 1 Night stay at Swissbel hotel or similar (Superior Room)
♠ Meals as specified in the itinerary above
♠ All Tour & Land Transport to the Southern Part, Airport Transfers
♠ English speaking local guide, Porter and Cook with its basic equipment.
♠ Mock War/Traditional dance with dani people
♠ Entrance fees to Villages and all object.
♠ All Necessary Travel Permit

♠ Round trip airfare (Jayapura to Wamena, Excess baggage fees for overweight luggage
♠ Personal Expense; All insurances, Tipping, Beverages, Laundry, Photography fees for local people, etc.

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