We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
worth to visit

it's just about 30 minutes by motorbike from Kalabahi. The people are very friendly and you can see... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2016
shirley a
,
Bali, Indonesia
Good exposure

We went there one evening after lunch,not too far from our resort alami alor...it offers good... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
syaz82
,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
via mobile
Read all 15 reviews
32
All photos (32)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Nov 15, 2017
“Squalid muddy village”
Jan 30, 2017
“well preserved”
About
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
Alor Island 85818, Indonesia
Reviews (15)
Filter reviews
6 results
Traveler rating
3
2
0
0
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
3
2
0
0
1
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 16 November 2017

The village didn't have many inhabitants when we visited and it had just gotten quite a downpour. The two buildings which were basically built for tourists were pretty. The remainder of the village was trash strewn and the animals were in terrible condition. We saw...More

1  Thank Marna C
Reviewed 30 January 2017

love the village. & the people are nice too! I wasn't in a group tour so didn't have the chance to enjoy the dance but it's nice experience for my 8 y.o. son to see the real traditional house!

1  Thank AdelinE26_02
Reviewed 23 November 2016

it's just about 30 minutes by motorbike from Kalabahi. The people are very friendly and you can see the root culture of the biggest tribe in Alor. You can even stay there. if you come in large group, they can offer you with traditional dance.

Thank shirley a
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We went there one evening after lunch,not too far from our resort alami alor...it offers good exposure and experience esspecially to my 10 yr old daughter...we learned abt their history,culture and their ppl...I think it's worth the time and money spent..

1  Thank syaz82
Reviewed 10 July 2016

What can one say about this organic, earthy and very very traditional village of the Abui tribe in Alor. This ethnic group is the largest on the island of Alor and they still strictly practise the tradition and culture. We were welcomed by a very...More

Thank Shauna1103
Reviewed 30 June 2016

A strech of about 12 fetched houses, wonderful view on the sea, friendly peaople. Possible to stay in a traditional house, (at the open first floor is better). Possibility of dinner fi the row food is provided to the cook. Excellent traditional dance (at a...More

1  Thank metboef
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Pulo Alor Hotel
18 reviews
9.26 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3 nearby restaurants
Resto Mama
21 reviews
10.11 km away
Depot Bu Antho
4 reviews
12.24 km away
Kafe DK
7 reviews
12.30 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 12 nearby attractions
MALA Tours
26 reviews
10.86 km away
Air Dive Alor
27 reviews
25.79 km away
Museum 1000 Moko
12 reviews
12.09 km away
Kepa Island
17 reviews
26.26 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Takpala Village staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines