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4 day adventure

Live with the Mentawai Jungle tribe

4 day adventure

Live with the Mentawai Jungle tribe

Live as a hunter-gatherer in the jungle with the Mentawai tribe.
Duration
4 days
Activity level
Moderate
Hosted in
English
Includes
Food, Drinks, Accommodations, Transportation, Equipment
4 day adventure

Live with the Mentawai Jungle tribe

4 day adventure

Live with the Mentawai Jungle tribe

Live as a hunter-gatherer in the jungle with the Mentawai tribe.
Duration
4 days
Activity level
Moderate
Hosted in
English
Includes
Food, Drinks, Accommodations, Transportation, Equipment

What you'll do

MINIMUM 3 PEOPLE TO START THE TOUR. OTHERWISE CANCELLED We’ll take a motor canoe and trek our way through the river and jungle, exploring and observing the natural environment of this special tribe.

Your itinerary

Your host

Learn more about Eru

Eru

I have been engaged as a Mentawai guide for the past 6 years preserving their natural environment and unique tribal activities. I always promote good practice and hands-on approach for all my guests, thus making then be truly immersed into the daily life of Mentawai tribe. I graduated from University of Padang majoring in history, which enables me to see and explain a bigger picture of the locals and Indonesia in general. What others say about me? - I am highly responsible, reliable and above all patient with all visitors to Mentawai. I am knowledgeable and skilled licensed guide as well.

What's included

Food
Other
Drinks
Water, tea, coffee
Accommodations
3 nights in a house
Transportation
1 ferry ride, other
Equipment
Outdoor gear

Where you'll be

We’ll meet on Siberut island, and soon set out on a river canoe to trek through the jungle to meet the Mentawai tribe. We’ll spend 4 nights with the locals before we take a ferry back to Padang.

Availability

Guest safety

Every adventure follows industry guidelines. We partnered with the Adventure Travel Trade Association, expert leaders in adventure travel, to define best practices and standards for safety.

Please note outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 2 guests ages 18 and up can attend. The activity level for this adventure is moderate.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

- Please bare in mind there is no electricity, charge your camera and phone - No running water. River is the option. - Please accept living in the same condition as locals, showing mutual respect

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Eru
4 day adventure
Live with the Mentawai Jungle tribe
From $329/person
From $329/person