Megalithic Culture of Nias - 3 days

Individual Private Tour - Tour Details & Information, Tour Code: SI-MES-02

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Begin of Tour Medan/Kuala Namu (Sumatra) - Gunung Sitoli - Telukdalam (D)

Flight from Medan to the island of Nias. Upon arrival at Gunung Sitoli meet your local guide and transfer to Teluk Dalam (120km). Visit Bawoluo for the magnificent view along the beach while waiting for the sunset. Dinner and overnight at Teluk Dalam.

Day 2: Telukdalam (B/L/D)

Leave for Botohilitano village after breakfast. The settlement is known for the traditional wooden houses of South Nias. You can see remains of the megalithic culture in Bawomataluo. Leave for Bawomataluwo afterwards. The traditional village consists of 375 traditional houses. See a performance of the famous stone jumping (optional). The perfomance of the traditional war dance is optional. Walk to the neighboring village Orahili. Return to Teluk Dalam for dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Telukdalam - Gunung Sitoli - End of Tour Medan/Kuala Namu (Sumatra) (B)

Breakfast at hotel in the morning. Return to Gunung Sitoli and flight to Medan.

Hotels, Rates & Information

Hotels for this Tour
(Changing the hotels according to your wishes is no problem!)
LocationComfort Hotels
TelukdalamLili's Homestay
Options Comfort
Rate per person On request
Based on individual private tour, min. 2 travellers in double/twin room
Changing or adapting this tour to match your personal needs, interests and wishes is, as always, possible. Please contact us! Group rates (closed groups only, min. 4 Pax) on request.
Single Supplement On Request
Single Traveller On Request

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Information, Services, Remarks

Medan/Kuala Namu (Sumatra) / Medan/Kuala Namu (Sumatra)

Hotel/Airport Transfers:

Transfers are inclusive from and to above mentioned airports and hotels of the immediate area.

Services (included):

Private tour
English speaking guide
Air-conditioned car with driver
Accomodation: DBL room hotels (or similar)
Transfers, Entrance fees as per itinerary
Domestic Flights: Medan - Gunung Sitoli - Medan
Meal Plan as stated:
2x Breakfast 1x Lunch/Lunchbox 2x Dinner

Not included

Own expenses
Additional services (marked 'optional' above)
Programme not mentioned above
Season Surcharges
War dance

Best Season(s):

January - August

Important Remarks:

Min. 2 Persons. Single traveller rates on request.

Important information for traveler: Outside of highly touristic regions like Bali there is only a limited touristic infrastructure available. Regular flight connections, restaurants and hotels (all classes from simple to high end) are limited. Flight cancellations and delays are quite common. Please don't expect amenities like warm water, air-conditioning and even comfortable beds at all hotels and homestays during the round trip. This applies especially outside of bigger cities.
Please pay attention to the Travel Information provided.
When travelling islamic countries there can be interference during the month of Ramadan, other high holidays and fridays.
Volcanism: The Sunda Islands and the Sunda Archipelago are of volcanic orgin and show high volcanic activity. Accrodingly it may be possible that tours, routings and activities (especially those involving or near volcanoes) need to be altered in case of high activity or order by the government.
This tour is not soutable for people with reduced mobility. If you are unsure if you meet the requirements please contact us! We will try to find a solution for your individual needs.
During the dry season severe haze caused by wood fires in Borneo and Sumatra can possibly affect this region. Please keep yourself updated using the ASEAN Regional Haze Situation Center.