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It's one of the special burial places in Tanja Tora area in the basic all places are the same they... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
Gerard v
Also Known as Lemo, Timeless

This is a must see if you come to visit Tana Toraja, to see their tradition and culture. Rock grave.

Reviewed 11 November 2017
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Nov 28, 2017
“Holiday”
Nov 11, 2017
“Also Known as Lemo, Timeless”
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Marante Village, Rantepao, Indonesia
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

it was spooky but it was great. it was really unbelievable that i able to get inside the cave and see many skull inside. alot of chest from the previous years century. its good when you come here, and there is a funeral ceremony, so...More

Thank Mira Ichi P
Reviewed 28 November 2017

It's one of the special burial places in Tanja Tora area in the basic all places are the same they bury the people in a wall the rich people a make a poppet of the dead person.

Thank Gerard v
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This is a must see if you come to visit Tana Toraja, to see their tradition and culture. Rock grave.

Thank Mama2010
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Our first sighting of Tau Tau - really fascinating to see. Look for the carver's shop when walking to see the rock graves. Not sure how easy it would be to get here if you don't have a driver to bring you though.

Thank Tiara2
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Grat monring opportunity to see traddtional place in character with mountainous hosts . Lots to do and intesting passing time thinking about the previous generations of hosts there

Thank Alexander M
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Marante is a village where several Tongkonan House, big paddy barns around rocky hills with hanging stone graves called "Erong" exist.

Thank Geeess
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Like many of the sites in Toraja its a most interesting area with the focus being the hanging cemeteries and the Tau Tau - the doll replica's of those interred in the coffins hanging from the cliffs. The village is easy to get to and...More

Thank DAVID V
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Marante located approximately 3 km from the city center of Rantepao. We had to pay 10 thousand rupiah for admission. On the way to the cemetery cliffs, we saw ancient tau-tau, is colorless. According to the information, people who died here caused by a bomb...More

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