Pasola, Sumba Spirit (4D/3N)
Pasola is ancient and dangerous festival of west Sumbanese, especially those who live in Wanokaka - Lamboya and Kodi in this breadth taking Event hundreds of brave Horsemen gather in circular runway to filing spear to each other. Each player try to use tactic and mostly intimating mockery to each other the game will be more and more luster when kakalak and payawunga (the shouting of man and women) due to their believe it is an exact time for the young who involve in Pasola to test their supra Natural power for healing their wounds, they also believe the bloodshed will be an offering to the mother earth to have good crops and life throughout the year.
Pasola held on 01 February at Lamboya and 21 February at Wanukaka
DAY 01 | DENPASAR - TAMOLAKA – WAIKABUBAK (WEST SUMBA PART) (L/D)
On arrival at Airport of Tamolaka or Waingapu our guide will meet you and transfer Artha or Merlin Hotel / similar. Let’s afternoon city tour, place to visit traditional market and village nearby the city of Waikabubak, such as Djaga Gara, Dassa Elu and Tarung village to see the activities people sealing and buying on the market then to see traditional houses with grave stone of Sumbanese.
DAY 02 | WAIKABUBAK – LAMBOYA - WANOKAKA (B/L/D)
Early morning breakfast at hotel, drive to Lamboya or Wanokaka about one hours to see PASOLA. Lunch box will be provided in the hilltop or beach. Afternoon return to hotel for accommodation and meals at Artha hotel or similar.
DAY 03 | WAIKABUBAK – KODI FULL DAY TOUR (B/L/D)
Early breakfast at hotel, and continue to west part (KODI) about 2.5 hours’ drive for PASOLA.
Direct to the beach to see ceremony of catching sea worm by the RATO, then back to the field for attending the PASOLA during the day. Lunch box will be provide and afternoon return to hotel for and overnight.
DAY 04 | WAIKABUBAK- TAMBOLAKA - DENPASAR (B)
After Breakfast at Hotel then transfer to Tambolaka Airport to catch flight for your destination.