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Londa Burial Caves

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Address: | Londa Village, Rantepao, Indonesia

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Very unique. Burial cave with many story inside. Each body have own story. Specially for the couple... If you want to know the story, you have to come...dont miss it...👍👍👍

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 October 2016
Eriyanti B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Skulls outside the cave says a lot about what to expect inside. Its full of skulls perched neatly on ledges and coffins stacked on top of each other. It's pitch black inside so first off, make sure you are brave enough to be in a cave full of skulls (what you feel now when you're reading this and how you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is one of the must-to-visit places in Toraja. You will experience something mystical yet rich of culture sense.

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Thank charina s
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Experiencing the burial sites was truly unique. The artwork was great and the Toraja culture is really interesting. Its really worth the visit.

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Thank Iftekhar A
Jerusalem, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Amazing place showing for us unusual rituals It is hard to believe that to day those rituals are still used

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Very unique. Burial cave with many story inside. Each body have own story. Specially for the couple... If you want to know the story, you have to come...dont miss it...👍👍👍

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Thank Eriyanti B
Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

If you drive your own car, you will have to pay for parking and will need a guide with a lantern. You don't need to get a guide in rantepao and will find one on the site. It will chartge you for the lantern (about 20000 rupiahs) and for himself (50000 rupiahs I think, but am not sure). Without the... More 

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Thank Kilese
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

A cave hidden away from the rice paddies where the people of Toraja have been buried for centuries. Worth lingering to get some unusual and stunning photos of skulls, intricately carved coffins and Tau Tau.

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Thank Simon P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Nature Burial Caves. Domestic ticket Rp 10.000/ person, international Rp 20.000/person. And if you would like to enter cave, you need to rent light Rp 30.000 / each and for tipping up to you. For first cave enter, ask them to accompany you till see romeo and juliet. Then you will get out to the cave and enter the second... More 

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Thank melonaliu
Jakarta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Londa ia another burial cave in Toraja. The higher caste who owned the higher they buried in cliff. We can enter the cave with rent the "petromak" from local people in there and they will be give you the information about the cave. This area will be closed 6 pm.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Its a good place to visit, we went with three friends and a guide and was a nice experience to saw it and to know everithing of that place, you can go on your own too , it will be very good too

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