4 Days Nias Island Tour
Day 1 Arrive Gunung Sitoli – Teluk Dalam
Upon arrival at Binaka airport in Gunung Sitoli meet with your local Sumatran guide outside the arrival area of the airport and depart by private A/C vehicle with driver to your hotel for check in. You will visit first the Museum Pusaka Nias which is the only and complete museum with over 6,000 interesting cultural and historical objects on display. After lunch in the local restaurant, you proceed to Lagundry beach, Souther of Nias. In the afternoon arrive in Teluk Dalam and check in to Baloho Resort or Lilis surf Camp for overnight stay.
Day 2 Bawamataluo – Megalithic culture – stone jumping & war dance
Breakfast is served at the hotel. You are picked up by your guide and driver for today’s visits to Bawomataluo. You will observe megalithic cultures and the way of life of the Nias tribe. Demonstration of stone jumping and a war dance will be optional (not included). Stone Jumping is a manhood ritual that sees young men leaping over two meter stone towers to their fate. In the past the top of the stone board is covered with spikes and sharp pointed bamboo.
After lunch in the local restaurant, you will continue visits to Hilisamaetano and Hiliamaetaniha traditional villages. In the afternoon, you return to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 3 Teluk Dalam – Gomo megalith exploration – Gunung Sitoli
Breakfast is served in the hotel.
After breakfast you are picked up by your driver and tour guide for today’s visits. You will drive to Gomo via Lahusa. Enroute stop at Tetegewo to see the megalithic stone. Arrive at Gomo, you cross the river to visit Tundru baho. Lunch will be served at local restaurant. Another visit is to Boronadu to see the Megalithic Stone. Continue drive back to Gunung Sitoli for overnight stay in Wisma Soliga.
Day 4 Gunung Sitoli – Departure
Breakfast is served at the hotel. This morning you are free at leisure until time for your transfer to the airport for the flight to your next destination.
Accommodations as mentioned above in double/triple room + breakfast
Transport as per program based on minivan (Kijang Toyota) + fuel & driver
Entrance and parking fees as per program
Local English speaking guide
Flight tickets and airport tax
Personal expenses; meals (lunches & dinners), drinks, donations, laundry, souvenirs, etc
Tips for guide/driver
Any optional program