Sulawesi Travel Guide

Andrew travels to Sulawesi, where the ancient funeral ritual Rambu Solo is still deeply rooted in the rich and colorful community of Tana Toraja. Andrew witnesses a jaw-dropping custom of spirit ...


Activities
Rantepao Market
Andrew visits Rantepao, the largest city in Tana Toraja to see what the local market has to offer.
  • Rantepao, Tana Toraja, Sulawesi, Indonesia
  • Rantepao, South Sulawesi Indonesia

Rantepao Market

Andrew visits Rantepao, the largest city in Tana Toraja to see what the local market has to offer.
Rantepao, Tana Toraja, Sulawesi, Indonesia Rantepao, South Sulawesi, Indonesia
Tana Toraja Funeral Rites
As part of the sacred funeral rites, the Toraja must sacrifice water buffalo, which is also a way to feed mourners. Andrew tastes how the meat is prepared for the masses.
  • Tana Toraja, Sulawesi, Indonesia
  • South Sulawesi Indonesia

Tana Toraja Funeral Rites

As part of the sacred funeral rites, the Toraja must sacrifice water buffalo, which is also a way to feed mourners. Andrew tastes how the meat is prepared for the masses.
Tana Toraja, Sulawesi, Indonesia , South Sulawesi, Indonesia
Traditional Family Meal
Mama Tiku prepares traditional food for Andrew to taste.
  • Batutumonga, Sulawesi, Indonesia
  • Sulawesi Indonesia

Traditional Family Meal

Mama Tiku prepares traditional food for Andrew to taste.
Batutumonga, Sulawesi, Indonesia , Sulawesi, Indonesia
Bugi Cuisine
Andrew tries a variety of Bugi dishes.
  • Pangkep, Sulawesi, Indonesia
  • Indonesia

Bugi Cuisine

Andrew tries a variety of Bugi dishes.
Pangkep, Sulawesi, Indonesia , Indonesia

Restaurants & Bars
Nelayan Restaurant
Don't hold back when it comes to the traditional Indonesian seafood or suckling pig offerings. Skip the European and Italian items on the menu. You're in Asia after all.
  • Jl. Raya Tanawangko -- Kalasey, Sulawesi, Indonesia
  • Sulawesi, Indonesia

Nelayan Restaurant

Don't hold back when it comes to the traditional Indonesian seafood or suckling pig offerings. Skip the European and Italian items on the menu. You're in Asia after all.
Jl. Raya Tanawangko -- Kalasey, Sulawesi, Indonesia Sulawesi, Indonesia
Raja Sate
Great satay and barbecue dishes. Be sure to try the goat curry.
  • Jalan Piere Tendean, Indonesia
  • Manado, North Sulawesi Indonesia

Raja Sate

Great satay and barbecue dishes. Be sure to try the goat curry.
Jalan Piere Tendean, Indonesia Manado, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
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