Collection of Sulawesi images, one of the larger islands of the Indonesian Archipelago (also known as Celebes), a fascinating place of culture, heritage, tradition and natural beauty. From the bustling port city of Makassar to the unique indigenous highland culture that exists in Toraja Land otherwise known as Tana Toraja to Indonesians. Not only this, there are also stunning offshore islands hosting some of the world’s best diving spots along with idyllic beaches to die for!



Burial Chambers in rock at Loko Mata Toraja - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Burial Chambers in rock at Loko Mata Toraja

Stock photo image of Burial Chambers (Cave Graves) at Loko Mata (Lo’Ko’ Mata) in Tana Toraja, Sulawesi, Indonesia. Unique to the Torajan Culture which is rich in customs and traditions. Torajanese people often hold ceremonies for important life events such … Read More

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Indigenous Women of Tana Toraja - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Indigenous Women of Tana Toraja

Editorial stock photo of two Indigenous Women of Tana Toraja sit on a bench passing the time of day in a relaxing manner outside a shop front in Tana Toraja in the Highlands of South Sulawesi. Home to the Unique … Read More

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Tongkonan Houses with buffalo horn shaped roofs in Toraja - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Tongkonan Houses with buffalo horn shaped roofs in Toraja

Stock photo image of Tongkonan Houses with buffalo horn shaped roofs in Toraja. A uniquely shaped roof of the Tongkonan which is built to represent buffalo horns due to the significance of the buffalo amongst this age old indigenous culture … Read More

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Traditional costume of ethnic Toraja culture - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Traditional costume of ethnic Toraja culture

Stock photo portrait image of traditional costume worn by ethnic woman of Torajan culture dressed in traditional ceremonial costume for an event in Tana Toraja region of Sulawesi, Indonesia. The Toraja culture is an interesting and unique culture of Indigenous … Read More

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Indigenous woman of ethnic Torajan culture - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Indigenous woman of ethnic Torajan culture

Stock photo portrait image of Indigenous woman with ethnicity of Torajan culture dressed in traditional ceremonial costume for an event in Tana Toraja region of Sulawesi, Indonesia. The Toraja culture is an interesting and unique culture of Indigenous people in … Read More

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Torajan Village in Sulawesi

Traditional village in the Tana Toraja region of Sulawesi in Indonesia. Tongkonan houses continue to be built even in modern times following the old customs and traditions of the forefathers.

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Toraja Tongkonan and Posing Children

Young free spirited children pose for the camera without any reservations at a small village in the highlands of Sulawesi at Tana Toraja Regency. A region of Indonesia which still retains its unique culture and age old traditions.

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Candid Portrait of Toraja Kids

Young free spirited children pose for the camera without any reservations at a small village in the highlands of Sulawesi at Tana Toraja Regency. A region of Indonesia which still retains its unique culture and age old traditions.

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Rantepao City Environs - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Rantepao City Environs

Rantepao City is one of the major cities in Tana Toraja Regency on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi. Rantepao is far from being a metropolis and its local environment as seen here is still very rural and consists of unique … Read More

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Planting Rice in Sulawesi

Local Toraja women sow freshly germinated rice plants in the paddy fields throughout the highland region of Tana Toraja (Toraja Land) in South Sulawesi, Indonesia

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Distant Rantepao Landscape

Batutumonga landscape image from the rice terraced highlands of Toraja Land. In the distance we can just see Rantepao the capital of Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi, Indonesia.

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Broken Coffins and Bone Cave - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Broken Coffins and Bone Cave

Skulls and coffin in a cave located at Londa burial site in Tana Toraja, Sulawesi, Indonesia. One of the 10 listed under the category of Traditional Settlement of the Unesco World Heritage List in Tana Toraja Regency of Sulawesi which … Read More

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Buffalo Horn Shaped Roofs - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Buffalo Horn Shaped Roofs

Torajan Tongkonan in Toraja culture is the residential house, the word tongkon (to sit) literally means a place where family members meet. These unique houses are a joy to behold being built from natural materials, ornately decorated with symbolic motifs … Read More

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Buffalo Head on Tongkonan House - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Buffalo Head on Tongkonan House

Huge buffalo head adorns the entrance to a traditional Torajan Tongkonan. A Tongkonan in Toraja culture is the residential house, the word tongkon (to sit) literally means a place where family members meet. These unique houses are a joy to … Read More

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Buffalo Horns Adorn Tongkonan - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Buffalo Horns Adorn Tongkonan

Huge buffalo head adorns the entrance to a traditional Torajan Tongkonan. A Tongkonan in Toraja culture is the residential house, the word tongkon (to sit) literally means a place where family members meet. These unique houses are a joy to … Read More

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Rural Toraja in Sulawesi

Tana Toraja or Toraja Land as it is referred to in English is a Regency on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi situated in the Highlands of the south central part of the island and re known for its unique culture … Read More

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Lemo Rock Face Effigies - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Lemo Rock Face Effigies

Wooden effigies better known as Tao Tao among the indigenous culture of Tana Toraja (Toraja Land) in Sulawesi, Indonesia. Placed high up on a cliff face out of harms way these Tao Tao represent family members that have passed away … Read More

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Tongkonan Architectural Design - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Tongkonan Architectural Design

Close-up angle of a Torajan Tongkonan house in Tana Toraja also known as Toraja Land on the Indonesian Island of Sulawesi. These traditional dwellings which are also imitated in the smaller rice store or barn versions originate from the indigenous … Read More

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Atmospheric Toraja Land - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Atmospheric Toraja Land

Moody skies make for a dramatic backdrop against the verdant land of Toraja in Sulawesi, Indonesia

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Toraja Land Lush Landscape - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Toraja Land Lush Landscape

Green, verdant and lush tropical countryside makes for a truly beautfiul and stunning landscape in Tana Toraja (Toraja Land), Sulawesi, Indonesia

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Buffalo Horn Shaped Roofs Toraja - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Buffalo Horn Shaped Roofs Toraja

Traditional Tongkonan shaped rice stores in the Tana Toraja region of Sulawesi in Indonesia. Tongkonan buildings have a uniquely shaped roof which is built to represent buffalo horns due to the significance of the buffalo amongst this age old indigenous … Read More

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Tongkonan Rice Stores Sulawesi - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Tongkonan Rice Stores Sulawesi

Traditional Tongkonan shaped rice stores in the Tana Toraja region of Sulawesi in Indonesia. Tongkonan buildings have a uniquely shaped roof which is built to represent buffalo horns due to the significance of the buffalo amongst this age old indigenous … Read More

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Londa Burial Site Skulls in Tana Toraja - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Londa Burial Site Skulls in Tana Toraja

Stock photo image of Londa burial site in Tana Toraja, Sulawesi, Indonesia. One of the 10 listed ceremonial sites and burial grounds on the Unesco World Heritage List in the category Traditional Settlements in Tana Toraja Regency.

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Home of the Tao Tao - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Home of the Tao Tao

Traditional Tao Tao at Lemo Village. Lemo in Tana Toraja, the highlands of Central Sulawesi in Indonesia is famed for its Tao Tao which are wooden effigies of deceased family members of the Torajanese people which are placed high up … Read More

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Skulls of Londa Burial Site in cave at Tana Toraja - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Skulls of Londa Burial Site in cave at Tana Toraja

Stock photo image of Skulls and ancient Burial Site in a cave located at Londa Burial Site in Tanah Toraja, Sulawesi, Indonesia. One of the 10 listed ceremonial and burial sites on the Unesco World Heritage List.

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Lemo Burial Site Tao Tao - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Lemo Burial Site Tao Tao

Traditional Tao Tao adorn a cliff face at Lemo Village. Lemo in Tana Toraja, the highlands of Central Sulawesi in Indonesia is famed for its Tao Tao which are wooden effigies of deceased family members of the Torajanese people that … Read More

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Tao Tao Toraja Sulawesi - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Tao Tao Toraja Sulawesi

Traditional Tao Tao adorn a cliff face at Lemo Village. Lemo in Tana Toraja, the highlands of Central Sulawesi in Indonesia is famed for its Tao Tao which are wooden effigies of deceased family members of the Torajanese people that … Read More

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Sulawesi Burial Site Toraja - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Sulawesi Burial Site Toraja

Skulls and coffin in a cave located at Londa burial site in Tana Toraja, Sulawesi, Indonesia. One of the 10 listed under the category of Traditional Settlement of the Unesco World Heritage List in Tana Toraja Regency of Sulawesi which … Read More

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Wooden Tao Tao Effigies - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Wooden Tao Tao Effigies

Traditional Torajan Tao Tao with outstretched hands at Lemo Village. Lemo in Tana Toraja, the highlands of Central Sulawesi in Indonesia is famed for its Tao Tao which are wooden effigies of deceased family members of the Torajanese people that … Read More

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Torajan Wooden Effigies - NomadicImagery Stock Photography
Torajan Wooden Effigies

Gallery of Torajan Tao Tao at Lemo Village. Lemo in Tana Toraja, the highlands of central Sulawesi in Indonesia is famed for its Tao Tao which are wooden effigies of deceased family members of the Torajanese people which are placed … Read More

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