West Sumba Tour | Overland Trips Waikabubak Waingapu

5 Days / 4 Nights
Plane, Private Car
Tour Type:
Island Tour
Group size:
Min 2 Max 12

$890.00 $855.00

West Sumba tour 5 days 4 nights is an overland trips to explore west sumba island from Waikabubak to Waingapu visiting Pasunga, Praigoli, Waibakul traditional Sumba village with greatest stone grave and cultures.


Accompanied service

English Speaking Guide Meals 4 Nights of Accommodation Airport Transfer & Return Airfares


West Sumba tour is an overland trips to explore west sumba island. So this tours from Waikabubak to Waingapu visit Pasunga. Praigoli. And Waibakul traditional village with greatest stone grave. So, to take a part of west Sumba tour. You must fly to Bali island from your home country. Then following morning fly to Tambolaka airport.
west sumba tour

West Sumba Tour.

West Sumba regency is part of Sumba island. And also one of the regencies within East Nusa Tenggara. This island lies between 90 22’ – 90 47’ Latitude South. And 1190 08’ – 1190 32’ Longitude East. The West sumba land area 737,42 Kilometer square. Hence, West Sumba tour is to explore the ancient culture. Also beautiful  nature site of Lesser Sunda island. This place is worth to visit and see. Because they have unique culture and ancient tradition.

The Sumba is a mixed population with two different languages. Many still live in their traditional thatched huts.  While East Sumba attracts tourists due to it is lovely ikat textiles. Therefore, West Sumba can offer more exotic traditions with unique houses. The ceremonies and tombs. Thus, a traditional village typically consists of two rows of tall houses with a square between. Then in the middle of the square there is a flat stone. With another flat stone at the top of it. Here offerings are made to the spiritual forces that protect the city. (marapu). It is . similar stones can be found in the fields. Where offerings are made in relation to planting and harvesting.

Because of that. On the open square there is often stone slab tombs of important ancestors. In former days the heads of killed enemies would be hung in a dead tree in the village square. called andung. It is common today for tourists to visit some of these villages.It is preferably with a guide to avoid any offending behavior.

West Sumba Tour Overview.


A neat little town in Western Sumba. Full of old graves carved in motifs of buffalo- horns. The man heads. The  horses. Nude men or women symbolizing social status. And or the wealth of the people. So, right in the capital city of Waikabubak. You can see the following tombs. Kadung Tana. Watu Karagata and Bulu Peka Mila. The Tarung village is an important ceremonial centre. It locates on top of a hill. It is just a half kilometer to the west of Waikabubak. Hence, there are several megalithic tombs. So, the front of many traditional houses. It decorates with huge water buffalo horns from the animals sacrificed during rituals of years gone by.


The village is about 20 km from Waikabubak with it is large graveyard. The largest megalithic tombs in Sumba. Because the tombs are always with unusual carvings. While, Anakalang is the site of the Purung Takadonga Ratu. It is an important mass mariage festival held every two years on a date determinated by the full moon.


The most exciting ritual western of Sumba is Pasola. Where else in the world can you see colourful horsemen. The ceremony is in February in Lamboya and Kodi. And also in March in Gaura and Wanukaka. So, the main activities start several days after the full moon. And coincide with the yearly arrival to shore of strange. it is  multihued sea worms. NOTE if want to see the Pasola festival, you can email us.

East Sumba Tour.

Although perhaps about 40% population of East Sumba follows the merapu religion as their brothers in the western part the out war.The manifestations are not nearly as spectacular of frequent. Because this region 14 better known for it is ikat weaving. Near Waingapu, the beach is a good place to relax. And further down coast, near Baing. (125 km from Waingapu). There is great surfing at Kalala beach. The waves are best from December to May.

In addition, you can find more the tours attractions around Indonesia. It is like visit Bali island. Maluku. North Sumatra. West Java Jakarta. Sumatra Adventure. Or visit shop page for the tours listed. you can contact us for better tour extension suggestion.
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West Sumba Tour


5 Days / 4 Nights.
Start / Finish: Tambolaka / Waingapu.
Tour Code: KNLR-LBJ-WST-5D.
Departure: You may arrange your own date.
Grade: Easy – Moderate.

Day 01 : Denpasar -Tambolaka ( West Sumba) – Waikabubak.

Upon arrival at Tambolaka Airport of West Sumba our guide will meet you then transfer to local restaurant for having lunch. After lunch drive to Bondo Kodi area to visit traditional village such as Kadengar, Ratenggaro, then proceed to Ratenggaro beach to view it beautiful panorama with white sandy beach. Return to Waikabubak then check-in to hotel.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Manandang hotel or similar

Day 02 : Waikabubak Sightseeing Tour – Wanukaka – Lamboya – Waikabubak.

Breakfast at hotel. Drive to south direction first visit Waigali traditional village, next proceed to Praigoli village to visit the oldest stone grave called Watu Kajiwa which believed as their ancestor’s boat. Drive back to main road then keep going to Lamboya area then visit Lingling traditional village. Proceed to Marosi beach where you can swim or relax on the white sandy beach. Lunch box will be provided. Afternoon return to Waikabubak for accommodation.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Manandang hotel or similar

Day 03 : Waikabubak – Anakalang – Waingapu Overland Tour.

Breakfast at hotel. Morning visit traditional village near by the town such as Tarung and Tabar then drive to east direction with stop at Anakalang area to visit Pasunga and Waibakul traditional village to the greatest stone grave. Next proceed to Waingapu with stop at Langgaliru for refreshment. Upon arrival check-in local restaurant for having lunch. After lunch check-in hotel. Afternoon visit Prailiu village to see the process of ikat weaving. Return to hotel for accommodation and meals

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Merlin Hotel or similar

Day 04 : Waingapu – Melolo – Waingapu.

Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Melolo village to visit Rende and Pau traditional village which is famous for ikat weaving and big stone graves. Return to Waingapu for having lunch. After lunch visit Londa Lima beach to see it beautiful beach. Time to relax on white sandy beach. Afternoon return to hotel for accommodation and meals.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Merlin Hotel or similar

Day 05 : Waingapu – Transfer Out to Airport.

Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to Umbu Mehang Kunda airport to catch your flight to your next destination.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: –


  • Airfare Bali Tambolaka and Waingapu Bali + Airport Tax
  • Tour and transfer as our program.
  • Private Transport.
  • English speaking guide.
  • Accommodation based on TWN Share.
  • Full board meals as stated in the program ( B=breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner).
  • Entrance, donations.
  • Refresh/Mineral water.


  • Alcoholic beverages.
  • Bali Hotels.
  • Soft drinks.
  • Laundry.
  • Phone calls.
  • All extra personal expenses alike flight delayed etc.


  • Dress is casual.
  • Clothing should be light.
  • Preferably cotton with at least one long sleeved shirt and pants.
  • Bathing suit.
  • Thongs or sandals and Trekking shoes.
  • Sun-screen.
  • Insect repellent.
  • Sunglasses, sunhat.
  • Flash light.
  • Rucksack or day bag
  • Trousers and long shirt (cotton)
  • Long socks plus extra
  • Flash light (torch)
  • Mosquito and insect repellent
  • Camera plus extra micro chip/memory and battery
  • Other personal things and medicine
  • For souvenir and other personal expenses, please bring Rupiah( IDR Indonesia Money ).

Child Policy

Children above 10 years old are supposed adult means they should pay full as adult price. Under 10 years old 50% discounted from adult cost. Sharing room with parents.


Please read carefully these Terms and Conditions.

• Booking must be made as far in advance as possible.

• A non-refundable deposit of 35% is payable at the time of booking. By paying your deposit you acknowledge that you have read and understood these Terms and Conditions and agree by to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. A minimum deposit of 35% is required to secure your booking.

• Full payment must be made 30 days before your arrival date.

Refund Policy – Cancelled by you
Automatic loss of 35% non-refundable deposit.

If notice of a cancelled holiday is received by KORINDO NETWORK LINTAS RAYA, PT (KNLR) 31 – 45 days before a guest is to have arrived, we will refund your money less an amount of 65% to cover any bank transfer fees.

If notice of a cancelled holiday is received by KORINDO NETWORK LINTAS RAYA, PT (KNLR) between 15 – 30 days prior to arrival, KORINDO NETWORK LINTAS RAYA, PT will charge 50% plus any bank transfer fees.

If notice of a cancelled holiday is received by KORINDO NETWORK LINTAS RAYA, PT (KNLR) 8 – 14 days before a guest is to have arrived, KORINDO NETWORK LINTAS RAYA, PT will charge 75%, the entire total trip cost.

If notice of a cancelled holiday is received by KORINDO NETWORK LINTAS RAYA, PT (KNLR) 1 – 7 days before a guest is to have arrived, No refund is given.

KORINDO NETWORK LINTAS RAYA, PT (KNLR) is NOT responsible for any bank service charges charged by your local bank/credit card fee.

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