Savu is the largest of a group of three islands, situated west of West Timor, fringed by coral reefs and sandy beaches. The land is covered by grassland and palms, while deep ocean swells pound the southern coastlines. The lontar palm is the tree of life for the Savunese. 


Cruises related to Savu

Tribal Weaving of the Lesser Sunda Islands with David & Sue Richardson

Together we will explore the extraordinary ancestral traditions and amazing landscapes of the Lesser Sunda Islands, where textiles are the predominant form of artistic expression. Every region has its own unique textile culture, its own style of dress, and its own motifs.
May 2019
12 days / 11 nights