Asmat Tribe Festival 10D/9N
The Asmat Tribe Festival is an annual cultural event that takes place in Papua, Indonesia. The festival celebrates the Asmat people, who are indigenous to the region, and their unique art, music, and way of life. The Asmat people have a rich cultural heritage, and the festival provides an opportunity for them to share their traditions with visitors from around the world.
The festival usually takes place in Agats, the capital of the Asmat Regency, and features a range of events and activities, including traditional dances, music performances, art exhibitions, and sports competitions. The festival also includes a market where visitors can purchase traditional Asmat crafts and souvenirs.
One of the highlights of the Asmat Festival is the “sago worm” eating contest, where participants compete to see who can eat the most sago worms, a traditional Asmat delicacy. The festival also includes a canoe race, which showcases the Asmat people’s skills in navigating the region’s waterways.
The Asmat Festival is an important cultural event that helps to preserve and promote the unique heritage of the Asmat people. It is also a popular tourist attraction that draws visitors from around the world to experience the rich culture and natural beauty of Papua.
Day 1. OCTOBER 06, 2023. EWER OF ASMAT
After your arrival in Timika by Lion Air in the morning, and then continue the flight by Wings Air to Ewer of Asmat. once you arrived, you will be taken to your accommodation for check in. Afterward you will explore the attraction nearby the Timika. After you enjoyed the short trip, you will be taken back to the accommodation. Diner and rest.
Day 2. OCTOBER 7TH, 2023. OPENING CEREMONY OF ASMAT FESTIVAL
Today after breakfast you will attend the opening ceremony of Asmat Festival. Enjoy the traditional dances and music performances. Afterward, you will be taken back to your accommodation. The rest of the day you can use for your personal needs.
Day 3. OCTOBER 07TH UNTIL OCTOBER 12TH, 2023. ASMAT FESTIVAL ACTIVITIES
Attending Asmat Festival and tour activities. Lunch and Diner will be served in the local restaurant.
Day 8. OCTOBER 13th, 2023, CLOSING CEREMONY OF ASMAT FESTIVAL
Attending the Closing ceremony of Asmat Festival.
Day 9. OCTOBER 14TH, 2023. FLIGHT BACK TO TIMIKA
Today you will be transferred to the airport and depart flight to Timika. After your arrival in in Timika you will be take a short trip to visit Kuala Kencana. The modern town inside the forest which was built by Freeport Company. Afterward continue with driving to your accommodation.
Day 10. OCTOBER 15TH, 2023. TIMIKA AIRPORT
After breakfast you will be transferred back to the airport for your departure flight to your next destination.
End of Service
- Accommodation Asmat and Timika
- Boat during in ASMAT
- Transfer in/out
- Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
- Transport for tour in Timika
- English speaking Guide
- Entrances fee & Donation
- Police permit
- Personal expenses,
- Internal air ticket Timika- Asmat- Timika
- Over baggage
- Shopping Asmat Souvenirs
- Extra traditional dancing performance by locals Asmat.
- Other Personal Expenses
- Long pants/ windproof
- Windproof jacket
- Comfort shoes
- Extra socks
- Hat/ Cap
- Day pack
- Torch or headlamp
- Insect repellent
- Camera, Handy cam
- Small towel
- Sandals (optional)
- Swimming suit (optional)
- Sunglasses (optional)
- Spray/Balm for muscles
- Trekking stick
- Extra trail snack