Itinerary :

 

DAY 01: PADANG – MUARA SIBERUT (D)

Boarding in Muara Harbor at 6 AM in the morning, sailing to MuaraSiberut.

Arrival at MuaraSiberut making report to police station and after lunch we go to the local village by small boat about 2 hours. It’s depend on the depth of water in the river. Stay overnight at local house

 

DAY 02: THE NATIVE’S VILLAGE (B,L,D)

After having breakfast exploring the daily activities of Mentawai Tribe such as: hunting, fishing, making sago powder (as the main food of Mentawaian Tribe), when you are lucky you have chance to see the traditional dances of Mentawai during the ceremonies in the evening.

 

DAY 03: EXPLORING THE NATIVE’S ACTIVITIES (B,L,D)

After having breakfast exploring the daily activities of Native’s Mentawai Tribe Such as: hunting, fishing, making sago powder (Main food of Mentawaian tribe), when you are lucky, you have chance to see the traditional dances of Mentawai during the Ceremonies in the evening.

 

DAY 04: WALKING TO ANOTHER VILLAGE (B,L,D)

In the morning free at own pleasure together with the native’s people and walking to the other village (Sakalio) about 2,5 hours. Overnight at native’s house

 

DAY 05: SAKALIO VILLAGE (B,L,D)

Exploring the native’s activities at Sakalio such as: to see how they make Loin Clothes from the Bark of tree, Making Tattoos, Bow and Poison Arrow, Etc.

 

DAY 06: SAKALIO VILLAGE – MUARA SIBERUT – PADANG (B,L)

After breakfast we go to Muara Harbor by small boat and sailing back to Padang at 3 PM (15.00) about 3 – 3,5 hours. Arrive in Padang, transfer to your hotel for overnight stay.

Tour ends

 

Tour included:

  • English speaking guide and local guide
  • Porter
  • Permit fee and entrance fee
  • Accommodations at Native’s house
  • All transport to complete the Journey (Ticket Ferry, Motorized Canoe)
  • Meal as specified in the Itinerary, All food brought from Padang, along the Journey in the Island the food is carried by porters and cooked by guide and help by his crew

 

Tour Excluded in the Itinerary:

  • Insurance
  • Others personal needs
  • Tips

 

 

TOUR CONDITION:

This is a challenging trek that will take you far from the tourist trail, into the heart of the Mentawai Islands. Deep within their jungles indigenous people live close to nature.

A people in transition, these uncomplicated rainforest dwellers are struggling to maintain their traditional lifestyle against the paradoxes of modernization. This trek is only recommended if you are prepared to accept very basic and often uncomfortable conditions. The Mentawai Islands are in Indian Ocean, approximately 100 km to the west of Padang. Now the island is also a paradise for surfers. Your journey begins with an overnight boat crossing to Siberut the largest island in the chain.

If there are any delay or cancellation cause of the weather or the ferry delay or cancel all of the cost belong to the clients.

 

The Clients should take:

-Good sport shoes, rain jacket or poncho, hat, sun cream, snorkel mask, medicine, flashlight or torch, and other personal needs