Excursion to Muslim culture

COMMUNITY

Cozy and quite urban
 

LIVELYHOOD

Farming fish, growing tobacco and rice

FAMOUS FOR

More space and less crowds than in Bali

RELIGION

The village is Muslim (dress accordingly)

LANGUAGE

Bahasa Indonesia and pretty fluent English
 

TRAVELLERS

Possible to meet other foreigners

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3 nIGHTS IN kotaraja VILLAGE

104 EUR (norm 130€)

ACCommodation: 

  • Private room in a local home and bed sheets included

  • Home made breakfast, lunch and dinner daily

  • Shared toilet and washing facilities

activities:

  • Cooking and eating together with your host family

  • Practicing the livelihood of the family (farming or keeping a small shop)

  • Visiting a local market for fresh produce

  • Learning to breed fish in the rice field

  • Meeting the savings group

6 nights IN kotaraja VILLAGE

184 EUR (norm 230€)

accommodation: 

  • Private room in a local home and bed sheets included

  • Home made breakfast, lunch and dinner daily

  • Shared toilet and washing facilities

activities:

  • Cooking and eating together with your host family

  • Practicing the livelihood of the family (farming or keeping a small shop)

  • Visiting a local market for fresh produce

  • Learning to breed fish in the rice field

  • Meeting the savings group

  • Art workshop (learn about handicraft from bamboo)

  • Playing badminton or football with your hosts

  • Visiting the local school or temple

DUARA CONTACT: faiz

Faiz is your responsible English-speaking contact person in Kotaraja. He makes sure there is someone to meet you and introduce you to your host family. You can contact Faiz in case you have questions before or during your stay.

I am Lalu Faiz, usually called Faiz. I am 27 years old. I am friendly and I enjoy the simple life in the village, and of course making new friends. I love everything about the outdoors, adventures and farming. I like to climb the Rinjani mountain, take walks, go snorkeling and exploring waterfalls..”

Are you hesitating to book directly? Elina from Duara is ready to answer your questions via email: elina@duaratravels.com

Are you hesitating to book directly? Elina from Duara is ready to answer your questions via email: elina@duaratravels.com


HOW TO GET THERE

Motorbike or taxi are the best ways to get to Kotaraja from the harbour or the airport. Ask Faiz to help you get a driver if needed!

 

OTHER things to do near kotaraja village

Climb the Rinjani mountain. Faiz is a nature guide and will be happy to help you with the arrangements.

Go snorkeling or explore waterfalls nearby. Aisk Faiz for help in organizing the trip.