DAY 01: JAYAPURA, BY FLIGHT TO WAMENA - HIKING ( L,D)
Arrival at Jayapura airport, meet by our guide, and connecting your domestic flight departs to Wamena at 10.00am or 12:00pm. Note: baggage allowed is 10kg only per passenger. You also can leave your unnecessary baggage in Jayapura with us before leaving. Apart from that, the flights often delay due bad weather, technical problems etc. Upon Arrive at Wamena airport, then we drive for around 40 minutes to Sogokmo as starting point track. You will be accompanied by the guide, porters and cook for trekking to Kurima for 4 hours, sub District of the tribe on level terrain then continue climbing the Hesegem Hill on the direction of Kilise. Along the trails, you will meet local people in their activities and yet the scenery is very beautiful around. Lunch served en-route. Afternoon you may explore the traditional villages and learn about the people way of life. Dinner and stay at local guest house of Kilise.
DAY 02: TREKING (B,L,D)
After breakfast, proceed to Wamerek Village by passing Ibiroma Village. Today's walk is a little harder with narrow and slippery paths up down of the hills with about 1.800 meters of elevation. But you may also enjoy the nature's beauty, and along the trail you will meet local people with friendly smile in their traditional clothes. Lunch will be serve at the edge of Tangma river and you can clean your body while the cook preparing the food. After lunch we continue to Wamerek within 30 minutes. Dinner and overnight stay at a teacher’s house or school. Today we walk approx. 5 hours
DAY 03: TREKKING (B,L,D)
The next morning after breakfast continue trekking to Wesagalep Village for about 6 hours. You walk, cross suspension hanging bridge over Baliem River. In here you have to pay more attention because the bridge is already old. Lunch will be served at a small waterfall and you may refresh yourself in the water. The way to Wesagalep village from the river is going up the hill and you again can see the gorgeous scenery from the other side. Dinner and overnight will be at a school or a local house of Wesagalep.
DAY 04: TREKKING (B,L,D)
Leaving Wesagalep village in the morning after breakfast, we will trek up hill in 30 minutes, and when you arrive at the top of hill, we walk through the Dani sweet potatoes gardens. Afterwards we are going to enter a small rain forest with a sponge of mosses, no one live permanently in this forest. Lunch will have at the river, and then proceed to Userem village on the regular path, dinner and stay the night at a school or local house. Today we walk approx. 6 -7 hours
DAY 05: TREKKING (B,L,D)
Breakfast and then follow the regular path down to Ugem Village. Today is a bit harder tracking but the landscape is very beautiful. We have a break, rest on the top of the hill where the wind blows nicely and never boring live in this area. We hike another 1,5hours down to Mugi River and cross a small hanging bridge. Lunch boxes provided and having it at a river bank. After having lunch we continue hike to Ugem Village, approx. 5-6 hours. We stay at a local house or teacher's house in Ugem.
DAY 06: TREKKING BACK TO THE TOWN (B,L)
After breakfast, enjoy our last tracking back to Kurima via Seima Village with nice view down to Baliem River and the garden on the mountain ridge. Having lunch on the way, arrive in Seima Village and Kurima sub district then by car for 1 hour to the town. Dinner will be on your own account and overnight at Baliem Pilamo Hotel or similar. We walk approx. 6-7 hours today.
DAY 07: FLIGHT RETURN TOJAYAPURA (B,L)
Breakfast at hotel, transfer to the airport for flying ETD 08:00am to Jayapura. Upon arrival at Sentani airport of Jayapura we drive to the hotel. We also enjoy sightseeing boat trip to lake Sentani, visit Sentani Tribe in Assei Island with their handy craft and wood carving. Lunch is served at a local restaurant. After lunch we continue our journey to Cenderawasih Museum. Stop for shopping in Hamadi Souvenir Market. Late afternoon, we check in at Traveler Sentani Hotel or similar. Dinner will be on your own account.
DAY 08: DEPARTURE (B)
After breakfast at your hotel, transfer to airport of Jayapura for flying to your next destinations. End of the programme.
High season surcharge for trip on July - August is at US$ 50.00/person
5 Nights local guest houses, 1 Night at Baliem Pilamo Hotel or similar in Superior Room, 1 Night at Traveler Sentani Hotel or similar, All tours & transfers as per itinerary, full board as indicated in Itinerary, English speaking guide, cook with its equipments, porter during trekking, Entrance fees and donations to all objects.
Service does not include:
Pig feast, insurance, laundry, phone call, dinner for day 6 and day 7, personal expenses, all domestic air tickets.