|| GIP - 03
|| 06 DAYS – 05 NIGHTS
|| Jayapura - Wamena, Papua
Car, Flight, Trekking, Walking to the jungle, See and Learning Traditional Culture and Activities, Tribal Dance, Seeing Mummy, Pig Feast
||Exploring Dani Tribes Papua - Indonesia for 06 Days and 05 Nights.
DAY 01 : JAYAPURA ARRIVE ( D )
Arrive at Sentani airport of Jayapura, meet by Grand Irian tours guide or representative and transfer to Sentani Indah hotel for accommodation with dinner.
DAY 02 : JAYAPURA WAMENA YOKOSIMO HITUGI (B,L,D)
Breakfast at hotel, then transfer 5 minutes to Sentani airport for your departure to Wamena by Trigana flight. Upon arrival at Wamena airport , transfer to Baliem Pilamo hotel for a short briefing by guide about the tour and trekking. From hotel you will drive 30 minutes to Sogokmo where the trekking begins with guide, cook and porters. Walk and crossing the metal suspension bridge on Baliem river near Sogokmo then hike 5 hours through the beautiful countryside and Dani village to Hitugi. You will encounter and greeted by the Dani people who work in their step sweet potato garden, arrive in Hitugi in the afternoon, accommodation at the head of the village house. Lunch and dinner will provide by our cook.
DAY 03 : HITUGI USEREM IBIROMA ( B,L,D )
Today we hike up and down, the trail is steep and could be very sleeper if it is rains. The first 2 hours hike to the village of Userem is through the steep sweet potato garden near the Baliem river, but the scenery is spectacular. In Userem village we cross another metal suspension bridge on the mugi river, and after 30 minutes walk from mugi river we will encounter and crossing another longer ( 40 m ) width traditional suspension bridge on Baliem river. From the Baliem river the trail is going up and takes 2.5 hours to arrive in the village of Ibiroma. Our accommodation is at a local traditional guesthouse.
DAY 04 : IBIROMA SOGOKMO JIWIKA WAMENA( B,L,D )
From ibiroma village in the southern of Baliem Gorge, we hike 3 hours to Sogokmo.. The local people life and tradition remain unchanged here, and the sophisticate agriculture system has been practiced along time ago. Arrive in Sogokmo we drive 1.5 hours to Jiwika in the north of the valley via the town of Wamena. Lunch at a local restaurant in the town, afternoon we may walk and visit the Dani villages near Jiwika, including the 250 years old mummy at sumpaima village and view the Dani Pig feast and dance in the village of Anemoigi. Late afternoon drive back to Wamena for dinner and stay at Baliem Pilamo hotel.
DAY 05 : WAMENA JAYAPURA ( B,L,D )
Breakfast at hotel, then transfer to Wamena airport for a flight departure to Jayapura on Merpati or Trigana. Upon arrival at Sentani airport of Jayapura, transfer to Sentani Indah hotel then touring the area. You will view someof the WW II memorial sites, e.g. : Mc. Arthur Monument at Ifar Gunung, and 1 hour boat excursion in the lake of Sentani to see the local tribe life in the village. Lunch at Yougwa restaurant in the side of lake, afternoon continue touring and visit the museum Abepura and Hamadi market. Dinner and accommodation at Sentani Indah hotel.
DAY 06 : JAYAPURA - DEPARTURE ( B )
Breakfast at hotel, then transfer to Sentani airport for your flight departure.