6 DAYS - 5 NIGHTS BALIEM VALLEY EXCLUSIVE PROGRAM
DAY 01 : JAYAPURA ARRIVAL CONNECT TO WAMENA (L,D)
Upon arrival at Jayapura airport, meet and greeting service by your guide and check in on the flight to Wamena around 11.00h, right in the heart of the Baliem Valley. Flying past vertical mountain cliffs and mist clad valleys, you will understand why the place remained isolated for so many centuries !
After passing local customs - there are alcohol restrictions in the Baliem Valley. We will explore the area and get first impressions of another world. Napua Hills with its panoramic view of the valley, Wesaput village and its traditional hanging bridge, some Dani villages and a traditional market. Afternoon check in at your hotel, your base for further valley explorations.
Dinner and overnight at BALIEM PILAMO HOTEL.
DAY 02 : WAMENA - SOGOKMO - KURIMA - WAMENA (B,L,D)
Today we drive in 35 minutes to Sogokmo village at southern part of Baliem valley, and start to have a day trek for about 4-5 hours through Dani sweet potatoes gardens and enjoy the gorgeous scenery surrounding, you get to Kurima the sub-district.
Along the trail you will meet local people with friendly smile in their traditional clothes, After picnic lunch heading back to Sogokmo where the cars pick you up to Wamena for
dinner and overnight stay at BALIEM PILAMO HOTEL.
DAY 03 : WAMENA - KIMBIM/PYRAMID - WAMENA (B,L,D)
Having breakfast at hotel, then drive to Western part of Baliem Valley to exploring the way of life of Lani people. Before we do a short trekking to Lani villages, it's good chance to see local market first at
Kimbim include to report our traveling permit to the Police. Then we proceed to Pyramid and exploring the life of native people. Enjoyed the beautiful panorama and friendly of Lani people with different Koteka then Dani people which we have seen in Kurima before.
Lunch box have provided, late afternoon we drive back to BALIEM PILAMO HOTEL for Dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 04 : WAMENA - JIWIKA (Pig Feast and Dance) - WAMENA (B,L,D)
After breakfast, drive 30 minutes to Jiwika in the Northern part of
Baliem valley to see the 250 years old Mummy. Then walk 10 minutes to
village of Anemoigi where you can view the Dani Mock battle and Pig
feast. You will see how the Dani make fire traditionally, kill a pig
with bow and arrow and cook them into the hot-burned stone with
vegetables and sweet potatoes in the steaming pit on the ground. Lunch
box will be provided or we can have grill pig and local food for our
lunch. After lunch visit the Mili Mountain to see how the Dani women
make a salt in the traditional way. Afternoon drive back to BALIEM
PILAMO HOTEL for dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 05 : WAMENA - JAYAPURA (B,L,D)
After breakfast, transfer to airport for your flight back to Jayapura.
Arrival at airport of Jayapura You may have a full day sightseeing tour
including Mac Arthur 2nd World War monument, Sentani lake by long boat
to visit Assey and Ayapo villages how the Sentani tribe make the bark
painting. Lunch have at Yougwa restaurant near the lake. After lunch,
see the Anthropology museum (open from Monday to Saturday at
09.00-14.00), then Hamadi market & Jayapura city. Afternoon check in at
ASTON HOTEL**** in Jayapura for overnight and dinner.
DAY 06 : JAYAPURA - DEPARTURE (B)
After breakfast, transfer in time to Sentani airport for the next
Included:All land transportations including airport transfer in Jayapura and
Accommodation 4 Nights Baliem Pilamo hotel based on double/ Twin room
Accommodation 1 night at Aston Hotel ****in Jayapura
English speaking guide
Traveling permit arrangement
Donation / Entrance fee
Trigana Air Ticket Jayapura - Wamena - Jayapura
All activities mentioned on the above program
Excluded:Travel insurance, extra baggage charge
Personal expenses such as phone call, laundry, beverages etc.
All expenses incurred due to the flight cancellation or due other
causes beyond our control