Sumba Adventure Festival

It's an annual event for adventurous people who want to explore the wonder of Indonesia, especially East Indonesia through a series of activity such as trekking, diving, cycling, caving, horse riding, photo hunting, film making, culinary & cultural events. It was started in 2014, created & organised by Way 2 East.

Umbu Mehang Kunda airport at Waingapu, East Sumba, NTT.
Saturday, 10 September 2016 at 12:00 PM local time (WITA).

Day 1: Saturday, 10 September 2016 (East Sumba) L/D..

Arrive at Waingapu and continued with opening & welcome ceremony at Purukambera beach.
After lunch at Purukambera with local food. we continued to Walakiri beach using local transport (wooden bus) to see the sunset.
Stay overnight at Praiyawang village, Rende.

Day 2: Sunday, 11 September 2016 (East Sumba) B/L/D
Start very early in the morning going to Watuparunu beach and see beautiful sunrise.
continue to Mount Meja at Waingapu, explore Palindi Tana Bara waterfall and trekking to the summit stay overnight camp out in the outdoor.

Day 3: Monday, 13 September 2016 (Central Sumba) B/L/D
Wake up very early see the morning sunrise for the first time above waingapu city.
Packing and trekking back continued journey to Matayangu waterfall and explore Liang Bakul cave, the best thing in this day journey you can choose
a horse riding, *motor trail or mountain bike to the location.
Join with other participant At Tai Tena beach we will see pasola performance (attraction only).
Call the day off and heading back to stay overnight at Laitarung traditional village.
*) motor trail and mountain bike are limited availability check with our crew upon arrival

Day 4: Monday, 12 September 2016 (West Sumba) B/L/D
Experiencing Sumba traditional ceremony and enjoy the festive moments:
Early in the morning go to unique traditional Tarung village at the center of Waikabubak city.
Continue with joining the Adventure Festival Sumba art perfomance Summit :
- traditional horse race
- buffalo catch / fight
- merchant booth
- pajura (attraction only)
- local art performance from 4 regencies in Sumba
stay overnight at the hotel in Waitabula, and take a rest.

Day 5: Tuesday, 14 September 2016 (Southwest Sumba) B/L/D
The participants will be divided into 3 groups to explore Karoso beach, Waikuri lake, Ratenggaro village, Mandorak beach, and Bwanna beach.
End the day with farewell dinner at Waitabula.

Day 6: Wednesday, 15 September 2016 (Southwest Sumba) B
City tour and hunting souvenirs at Waitabula before go to Airport.
See you again on our next Adventure Festival.

What to bring:

Dress is casual. Clothing should be light, preferably cotton with at least one long sleeved shirt and pants.
Bathing suit, sandals and sneakers or walking boots, flash-light, lots of film, camera, replacement batteries, and spares.
Bring one light sweater or jacket as it can get cool in the highlands. Also bring sun-screen, insect repellent, sunglasses, sunhat.
Sleeping bag.
Personal medicines.
This package includes:

Accommodation: 3 nights at homestay (no AC), 1 night at tent and 2 nights at hotel (AC and shared room)
Meals during the trip. (B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner)
Local transportation as per itinerary (buses, horses, wooden bus or jeep)
Entrance fee
Mineral waters
Travel Insurance
This package not include (exclude):

International and domestic flight
Airport tax
Porter fee, personal expenses and tipping
Flight information:
Denpasar - Waingapu (East Sumba):

NAM Air : (09:20 - 10:25) WITA, 120 seats
Wings Air : (09:50 - 11:20) WITA, 72 seats
Tambolaka (Southwest Sumba) - Denpasar:

Wings Air : (12:05 - 13:25) WITA, 72 seats
Garuda Indonesia : (11:10 - 12:15) WITA, 96 seats
Kupang - Waingapu (East Sumba):

Wings Air : (06:00 - 07:10) WITA, 72 seats
NAM Air : (12:35 - 13:10) WITA, 120 seats
Tambolaka (Southwest Sumba) - Kupang:

Garuda Indonesia : (14:55 - 15:55) WITA, 96 seats
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This itinerary may change at any time based on conditions on site. Final itinerary will be published on 1 August 2016.
Each participant must choose only one activity.
Only TELKOMSEL network available in Sumba Island (there is no conection in some areas).
ATM BNI, BRI & Bank NTT available in Sumba, most in the city.

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