Inerie, the iconic mountain (2,245 m above sea level), is located only 20km (30 minutes car ride) from the capital of Ngada - Bajawa Regency. Inerie area is the place of traditional Ngadha villages, such as Bena, Tololela, Gurusina, Nage. This area offers almost unlimited uniqueness and a variety of tourist attractions for you, starting from the magnificent view of Mount Inerie and the neat and tidy kampong landscape with megalithic stone structures. The traditional village of Ngadha is known for its traditional house arrangement - Sa’o - which is very unique and still preserve. The Ngadha community also has a unique kinship system and is reflected in the architecture of the house and the arrangement of the village. The people of the Inerie region are also known as reliable craftsmen with unique handicraft works, such as weaving and webbing. Optimize your experience by staying at a traditional house and enjoying delicious traditional food.
Main Activity : Only about 45 minutes from Bajawa, you will find hilly areas with stunning natural scenery because of its beauty. Flanked by the majestic Mount Inerie, traditional villages and plantation areas, Watunariwowo Hill always fascinates its visitors. This place is managed by a community group around the area. You only need to climb Watunariwowo Hill (.... m) in about 30 minutes and from the top of the hill, you will witness a stunning 360-degree view.
Main Activity : Visit the village and learn various handicraft making, including natural coloring (Bena), accessories (Tololela), weaving (Tololela and Bena). This tour takes you to the bamboo garden and the handicraft workshop (Manubhara) to visit the lontar weaving group and take a fresh hot bath in Nage. These tour products can also be done separately in a variety of optional tours, such as Natural Colors of Inerie (Learn natural coloring steps directly from craftsmen and shopping for weaving), Craft Maker (Tololela, Learn how to make various accessories using yarn), Weavers of Tradition (Nage: Learn the process of making woven palm leaves), Live of Bamboo (Manubhara, Explore the bamboo forest and learn the process of making bamboo handicrafts); and Coffee Explorer (Manulalu, Explore community coffee plantations and learn about coffee processing).
Theme : Music, Craft, Village
Main Activity : We offer you the sensation of an overnight experience at Sa’o or the Ngada traditional house. Tololela Homestay is part of the TANIPA Homestay network, where community groups provide 30 houses with friendly service and clean facilities. Besides living with the community, you can explore traditional villages; interact with local people and everyday life; including gardening, weaving, webbing and breaking candlenut; or study local architecture. Don’t miss the chance to try on traditional clothes and play local traditional instruments.
Duration: 7 hours
Contact : 0987234243