NATURAL AND CULTURAL HIGHLIGHTS  OF FLORES 8 DAYS

This choice gives you more time to do more activity in Flores. From the soft trekking in Mount Kelimutu to the boat trip to the flying foxes islands and snorkeling in the 17-Island Marine Garden of Riung besides the interesting cultural visits to the traditional villages, soft trekking in the volcano, in the terraced rice fields, and the island of Komodo dragons.  

The Highlights:

  • The Three-Color-Lake of Kelimutu
  • The marine garden of 17-island with its massive flying foxes
  • The dragons of Komodo
  • Adventure overland trip in private van
  • Cultural visits
  • Soft trekking in the terraced rice fields

Program draft:

Day 01: Ende Arrival – Transfer to Moni

Upon your arrival in Maumere or Ende Airport, transfer to Moni village, the closest access to Mount Kelimutu National Park. Overnight at Bintang Lodge/similar, or at your hotel of choice.

Day 02: Moni – Mount Kelimutu – Riung

Soft trekking in The Three-Color-Lake National Park in the morning to enjoy the magnificent views of the three-color-lake of Kelimutu. Return to hotel for breakfast, and then depart for Riung in North Flores. Overnight at SVD Hotel/similar, or at your hotel of choice.   

Day 03: Excursion to 17-Island marine garden

After breakfast, transfer to the pier for a day boat trip to the 17-marine garden. Flying foxes islands visit, snorkeling, beach relaxation, and picnic lunch with grilled fish.  

Day 04: Riung – Bajawa

Leave Riung for Bajawa in central Flores on a scenic drive along the coastal line, savannas, and the blue mountain ridge to visit the traditional villages and traditional blacksmith. Overnight at SIlverin Hotel/similar, or at your hotel of choice.  

Day 05: Bajawa – Ruteng

Leave Bajawa for Ruteng with visit to Flores traditional alcoholic beverage (Sopi). The drive from Bajawa to Ruteng offers scenic views of the terraced rice fields, the tropical forest, and the blue mountains where you will have an opportunity to enjoy a natural soft trek through the rice fields. Overnight at Dahlia Hotel/similar, or at your hotel of choice.

Day 06: Ruteng – Labuhan Bajo

After breakfast, depart for Ranaka mountain for an exciting soft trek to see the Flores Peak of Poco Ranaka and the natural hot spring. Leave Ruteng for Labuan Bajo with a stop at Cancar for web-spider-like rice fields. Overnight at Sylivia Beach Hotel.   

Day 07: Rinca Tour

Day-trip to Rinca Island on a speed boat to visit the Komodo dragons. Soft trekking  and snorkeling. 

Day 08: Labuhan bajo – Next Destination

Sight seeing on a drive along the hilly coast road to see the scenic views of West Flores.  Transfer to the airport for flight to your next destination.

PRICE: 598 per person, base 2

The price inclusive of:

  • Accommodation with daily breakfast
  • Transportation with driver
  • Speed boat for Rinca tour for Komodo dragons
  • Entrance fee into Komodo National Park
  • Guide for Kelimutu and Rinca tour 


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