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Flores is located east of Sumbawa and west of the Solor Archipelago (which includes Adonara, Lembata and Solor) and the Alor Archipelago. To the southeast is Timor. To the south, across the Sumba strait, is Sumba and to the north, beyond the Flores Sea, is Sulawesi. Portuguese traders and missionaries came to Flores in the 16th. century, mainly to Larantuka and Sikka. Their influence is still discernible in Sikka's language, culture and religion. During World War II a Japanese invasion force landed at Reo on 14 May 1942 and occupied Flores. After the war Flores became part of independent Indonesia.

FLORES - Tour Packages

The most famous tourist attraction in Flores is Kelimutu, a volcano containing three colored lakes, located in the district of Ende close to the town of Moni. These crater lakes are in the calderas of a volcano, and fed by a volcanic gas source, resulting in highly acidic water. The colored lakes change colors on an irregular basis, depending on the oxidation state of the lake from bright red through green and blue.

3 Days Wae Rebo Expedition

A Three Day Tour to the old Manggaraian village of Wae Rebo and surroundings

Duration:

3 Days / 2 Nights

Minimum 2 People

Booking Code

flo 01

Per Person in US$

TOUR PACKAGE

2-3

4-6

7-9

10-12

Wae Rebo Lodge & Wae Rebo home stay

290

245

225

215

- Indonesian Citizen & KITAS holder receive a 5% discount

- For Groups over 12 people, please enquire



DAY 01:  LABUAN BAJO - DENGE

Arrival at KOMODO Airport Labuan Bajo, meeting with our guide and from there you drive to DENGE village. A four hour trip with several stops in LEMBOR  area to see the unexposed world wonder “Lingko” – The spider web shape rice fields. It’s probably the only such rice field ever exist on earth. Lunch box will be served en route. Proceed to Denge for overnight and dinner at DENGE GUEST HOUSE or WAE REBO LODGE.



DAY 02:  DENGE – WAE REBO TREK


After having breakfast in Denge village quest house or Wae Rebo Lodge, trekking to Wae Rebo – the oldest traditional village of Manggarainesse heritage. The rain forest along the trek to Wae Rebo is one of the wealthiest areas in Indonesia in biological terms. The forest is simply like a huge Garden of Eden. The walk through the forest with different vegetation is of great interest, from the families of orchids, palms, ferns, etc. Natural voice of various type singing birds will entertain you a long the trip. The clear and fresh water river on the way up to the village is a good point to take a rest. In the village of Wae Rebo, you can see conical houses, which one of it is a ‘drum house’ with very unique architectures, place for holding meetings, rituals and Sunday morning prayers. The drum house is a communal building for a clan or clan branch, symbolizing the ideal unity of patrimonial descent. The place has been developed as tourism site; overnight in a traditional house and have local cuisine together with local community is a very wonderful and unforgettable moment for the visitor.




DAY 03:  WAE REBO -DENGE – LABUAN BAJO


After breakfast we trek down to Denge village, then continue to Labuan Bajo. On the way stops will be made at Iteng/Narang  where you can enjoy the beautiful panorama of rice fields with lush and dry hills in the background, and other places according to local happenings. Stop in Waeramu beach for swimming, Lunch box provided. On arrival direct check into your hotel, based on your selection, for accommodation and dinner. Tour end.



Price Includes:

Transfer and tours as per the itinerary, Full board meals (1 x Breakfast, 1 x Lunch and 1 x Dinner), All Entry fees, Mineral water, Private charter Ac land Car, All Entry fees, Ranger fee, English speaking guide, Refreshment and Porter


Price Excludes:

Return Airfare ticket from/to Denpasar, Airport tax, Camera fee, at Komodo Nat.Park, Travel insurance, Any personal expenses, such as: laundry services, phone call, tipping, soft and alcohol drink.

What to bring:

Small size Luggage, Sweater/Jacket, Sun Screen, Hat, Sun Glasses, Trekking Shoes (Sport Shoes), Towel, Extra Clothes, Swim suit, Camera or Handy cam, Extra Film, Replacement batteries for Camera, Cash Money for Personal Expenses, Airport Tax, Handy cam or camera fee, beverages, etc.






Itinerary Tour Booking/Inquiry Lingko Lodok Denge Guest House Manggarainesse village of Wae Rebo Waeramu beach Labuan Bajo 2 Days Kelimutu - 3 Colored Lakes - Fantastic Tour

A Two Day Kelimutu Fantastic Tour

Duration:

2 Days / 1 Night

Minimum 2 People

Booking Code

flo 02

Per Person in US$

TOUR PACKAGE

2-3

4-6

7-9

10-12

Hotel: Kelimutu Eco lodge

260

220

200

185

- Indonesian Citizen & KITAS holder receive a 5% discount

- For Groups over 12 people, please enquire



DAY 01:  ENDE - MONI

Upon arrival in Ende meet and greet with our Tour Guide and driving directly to Moni. Visit Detusoko area to see the amazing terrace rice fields. On arrival at Moni check-in to your Hotel KELIMUTU ECO LODGE or BINTANG LODGE or FLORES SARE HOTEL



DAY 02:  MONI - KELIMUTU LAKES –ENDE

It’s worth to experience the sun rise at Kelimutu three colored crater lakes You will begin your day early in the morning (start at 04.00 o’clock). Kelimutu (Keli Mutu) volcano in central Flores, Indonesia, is famous for its 3 colorful acid crater lakes, where different salts and oxides in suspension or solution give the lakes varying colors ranging from blue and dark green to intense red. In historic times, few small prelatic explosions have been the only activity at the volcano. The scenic craters with their lakes are a popular tourist destination. Background: The western lake, Tiwu Ata Mbupu (Lake of Old People) is commonly blue. Tiwu Nua Muri Kooh Tai (Lake of Young Men and Maidens) and Tiwu Ata Polo (Bewitched, or Enchanted Lake), which share a common crater wall, are commonly green- and red-colored, respectively, although lake colors vary periodically. During the dry season reduction processes let Ba, Cu, and As minerals precipitate, in the wet season, the oxidation and precipitation of iron minerals (ferric oxide: Fe2O3) produces intense red colors.  Active up welling occurs at the two eastern lakes and is probably fed by sub aqueous fumaroles. Kelimutu volcano is flanked by the older cones of Kelido and Kelibara 3 km to the north and 2 km to the south, respectively(Source: GVP)

On the way you will experience the dramatic change in both nature pattern and ethnicity. You could be found yourself in the Lio ethnic’s environment – pay a call to the SAGA village  and try to comprehend the locals daily life or just have a closer look into their work of architecture. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Ende. Continue transfer to airport in Labuan Bajo. Tour end.



Price Includes:

Transfer and tours as per the itinerary.

Full board meals (2x Breakfast, 2x Lunch and 1 x Dinner)

Accommodation based on your selection of hotel

Private charter Ac land Car, All Entry fees, Ranger fee, English speaking guide, Refreshment and Porter, Conservation fund at Kelimutu National Park.


Price Excludes:

Return Airfare ticket from/to Denpasar, Airport tax, Camera fee at Kelimutu National Park, Travel insurance, any personal expenses such as: laundry services, phone calls, tipping, soft and alcohol drinks.


What to bring:

Small size Luggage, Sweater/Jacket, Sun Screen, Hat, Sun Glasses, Trekking Shoes (Sport Shoes), Towel, Extra Clothes, Swim suit, Camera or Handy cam, Extra Film, Replacement batteries for Camera, Cash Money for Personal Expenses, Airport Tax, Handy cam or camera fee, beverages, etc.






Itinerary Tour Booking/Inquiry Kelimutu Ecolodge Kelimutu three colored crater lakes Saga Village Ende in Flores Labuan Bajo

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Tour 5 Days Kelimutu and Flores Culture Tour

A Five Day Flores Culture Tour

Duration:

5 Days / 4 Nights

Minimum 2 People

Booking Code

flo 03

Per Person in US$

TOUR PACKAGE

2-3

4-6

7-9

10-12

Hotels: Kelimutu Ecolodge, Sea World Club, Pondok SVD, Happy2Hotel

535

460

390

350

- Indonesian Citizen & KITAS holder receive a 5% discount

- For Groups over 12 people, please enquire



DAY 01:  MAUMERE/ENDE - MONI

Upon arrival in Maumere – meet and greet with our representative and drive directly to Moni. Visit Lisedetu village to see the traditional houses of Lioness. Accommodation and Dinner at KELIMUTU ECOLODGE or BINTANG LODGE OR FLORES SARE HOTEL



DAY 02:  MONI – KELIMUTU – RIUNG

It’s worth to experience the sun rise at Kelimutu three colored crater lakes You will begin your day early in the morning (start at 04.00 o’clock). Once you arrive at Kelimutu volcano you will find yourself something like nowhere – incomparable with known told stories – photos or even moving pictures you have seen before. After admiring the nature the tour continues to Bajawa. On the way you will experience the dramatic change in both nature pattern and ethnicity. You could be found yourself in the Lio ethnic’s environment – pay at call to their villages Koanara village  and try to comprehend the locals daily life or just have a closer look into their work of architecture. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Ende. Continue drive to RIUNG with several stops according to local happenings. Accommodation and meals at PONDOK SVD OR BINTAG WISATA HOTEL RIUNG.



DAY 03:  RIUNG – BAJAWA

After breakfast you take a boat trip to explore the spectacular sea garden of seventeen islands. The reef of “Seventeen Islands” is very spectacular – with a variety of hard and soft corals and lots of colorful fish. There are 17 islands in total, with plenty of idyllic white sand beaches for swimming and a multitude of coral species and sea creatures to discover. Lunch & BBQ will be provided on the island, then you sail back to Riung. From there to Bajawa with a stop at Soa - a natural hot spring to take a bath. Bajawa – is a cool and small town as a capital city of Ngada Regency (home of Ngada, Riung and Nagekeo tribes).  Dinner & Accommodation at Nusantara 2 or, HAPPY2HOTEL BAJAWA.



DAY 04:  BAJAWA – MAUMERE/ENDE

After breakfast explore a traditional village of NGADA tribes. Visit Bena or Wogo - are megalithic villages where people do preserve their ancestral spirits believed and way of life which can be seen in their "Ngadhu" and "Bhaga" - conical thatched roof huts symbolized their Male and Female ancestral spirits. On the way you will stop on the slope of Inerie active volcano for taking pictures. Stop at Penggajawa BLUE stone beach, here you could see local woman collect the stones to sell and building the house.


  

DAY 05:  MAUMERE/ENDE

Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, the rest of the morning at your leisure until your transfer to Maumere airport.



Price Includes:


Transfer and tours as per the itinerary.

Full board meals (4 x Breakfast, 4 x Lunch and 4 x Dinner)

Accommodation based on your selection of hotel

Private charter Ac land Car, All Entry fees, Ranger fee, English speaking guide, Refreshment and Porter, Conservation fund at Kelimutu National Park.


Price Excludes:


Return Airfare ticket from/to Denpasar, Airport tax, Camera fee at Kelimutu National Park, Travel insurance, any personal expenses such as: laundry services, phone calls, tipping, soft and alcohol drinks.


What to bring:


Small size Luggage, Sweater/Jacket, Sun Screen, Hat, Sun Glasses, Trekking Shoes (Sport Shoes), Towel, Extra Clothes, Swim suit, Camera or Handy cam, Extra Film, Replacement batteries for Camera, Cash Money for Personal Expenses, Airport Tax, Handy cam or camera fee, beverages, etc.






Itinerary Tour Booking/Inquiry Christ statue in Maumere Bena Traditional Village Bajawa Ende in Flores Riung Mount Inerie, Bajawa Penggajawa BLUE stone beach,