Monte Matebian means Souls Mountain
08.30 am Transfer to Baguia via Baucau driving by the coast, through steep rugged mountains. Enjoy magnificent views of the ocean, coral reefs, white sand beaches, marble rock beaches, passing through various seaside fishing villages on the way passing the towns of Manatuto and Laleia. We arrive in time for lunch in Baucau. After lunch continue to Baguia through panoramic side hills cascading rice fields, and passing by the many remote rural communities.
Arrive at Baguia check in the Baguia Fort Guesthouse, freshen up, have dinner and rest for the next days early start trek.
Day 2 » Ossuna Starting Point » MT. MATEBIAN SUMMIT
05.00 am Transfer to starting point for the summit (hike 4 hours each way) through some unique terrain and scenery of Timor Leste.
Mt Matebian (Mountain of the Dead) is the second highest peak in Timor-Leste which stands at 2,315 meters above sea level. A statue of Jesus Christ The King has beenerected at the top of the mountain.
The mountain is considered a sacred place by the locals and it was a place of refuge for the Timorese resistance during the Indonesian occupation. There are caves and water streams within the area why it was chosen by thousands for survival
Your vehicle will meet you at the end of the hike around 17.00 hours. Return to guesthouse for dinner and retreat for a much deserved rest after a strenuous hike.
Day 3 » Samalari » Laga » Mulia » BAUCAU
09:00 am transfer to Baucau the same road and lunch at Baucau. After lunch transfer to Pousada Baucau for check in. Relax for the rest of the day.
Day 4 » Vemassi » Laleia » Manatuto » Metinaro » DILI
Explore around Baucau and lunch. After lunch transfer to Dili passing by the town of Laleia, home town of the world renowned Timorese Resistance leader Kairala Xanana Gusmao, the coastal town of Manatuto and other seaside settlements.
Expected arrival in Dili at approximately 17: 00pm.
Note: An all inclusive package also offered.
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Rate: USD540 per person
Minimum 3 People
Comfortable capacity per 4 WD vehicle is 3 people
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