Starting point : Labuan Bajo, west flores
Ending point : Ende, central flores
Tour price : on request
Day 01. Labuan Bajo – Kelor Island –Rinca Island – Kaaba Island. L/D
Pick up at the hotel/airport in labuan bajo, west flores. Indonesia by an experience local guide and transfer to the harbour, where you will be board the boat to begin your tour with a visit to kelor island. The island has a beautiful beach surrounded by crystal clear waters and small hill, which is perfect for climbing up and admiring the panorama. Lunch is served on boat. You then head to rinca island for a trek, during which you will meet the world biggest lizard, the komodo dragons. Looks out for the islands native water buffaloes, timor deer, long tail macaques, tree snakes and more. A local trained ranger will show you around the park and explain its unique eco-system. After your trek is finished, then boat will take you to kaaba island, home to thousandsof flying foxes or fruit bats, followed by sunset boat right through the mangroves. From the top deck of the boat, enjoy the beautiful sight of countless bats flying into the night sky for their evening meal. Enjoy and an overnight stay on boat.
Day 02. Kaaba island – Padar island – Pink beach – Komodo island. B/L/D
Set off in the early morning for padar island and enjoy breakfast on the way. Enjoy a trek on padar island taking 40 minutes to reach the excellent view point, where you can enjoy a beautiful view of the surrounding sea and landscape. After returning to the boat, head to pink beach for a spot of swimming or snorkeling, followed by plenty of home to relax. If you are lucky, you might spot a turtle or even a white tip shark, not to mention the crystal clear water, colourful fish and pristine coral reef. Lunch is served on the boat, next spot is komodo island for a trek and the chance to see more komodo dragons. Looks out for the islands native water buffaloes, timor deer, not to mention hundreds of different species of birds. A local trained ranger will show you around the park and explain its unique eco-system. Enjoy dinner and an overnight stay on the boat.
Day 03. Komodo island – Manta point – Kanawa island – Labuan bajo. B/L
After breakfast, the boat will take you to manta pointfor snorkeling with the huge manta rays. You will then visit kanawa island for another snorkel or swim, where you can admire shoals of colourful fish and the beautiful coral reef, the island’s sandy beach is also the perfq1 ect spot to relax. Lunch is served on the boat before return back to Labuan Bajo. Enjoy dinner and an overnight stay at your hotel.
Day 04. Labuan Bajo – Ruteng
Start with breakfast at your hotel before leaving for Ruteng. On the way, stop off at some great spots for taking photos and visit Lodok Cancar, the giant spider web rice field of the manggaraian peoples, who have created their own unique agricultural system. Continue on to the town of ruteng for lunch before driving to Liangbua cave to see the homo floresiensis, alsoknow the Hobbit, who was only discovered in 2003. Next spot is Golo Curu hill where you can enjoy a spectacular panorama and a visit to Ruteng Pu’u village, where you will visit a traditional manggaraian house. Check in the hotel late afternoon.
Day 05. Ruteng – Bajawa
Begin the day with breakfast at the hotel before driving to Bajawa. On the way to bajawa, you will visit Rana mese lake, a great photo opportunity, before continuing on to Borong for lunch. Afterwards, you will go to Aimere to see how Arak is produced, a local alcoholic drink made from palm fruits. Before continuing to bajawa, once you arrive, you can enjoy a trip to the local hot springs, check in at the hotel late afternoon.`
Day 06. Bajawa – Ende – Moni
Enjoy breakfast on the hotel before visiting the Megalithic villages of Benna and Luba, where you can see the traditional houses of the Ngada tribe. Next stop is Ende, where you will have lunch. On the way, you will see the spectacular panorama of mount Ebulobo and the blue and green stones of panggajawa beach. After lunch, drive to the village of Moni before checking in your hotel, where you can spend the rest of the day relaxing.
Day 07. Moni – Kelimutu Lake – Ende
Wake up early at 4:00 am for the morning drive up to mount Kelimutu, where you will see the breath-taking three-colour crater lakes and enjoy the sunrise. After visiting the lakes, drive back to the hotel for breakfast. If there is time before your flight on the drive back to Ende, you can visit the traditional village of Wolo Gai and Ir.Soekarno museum in Ende.
Remark: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
Price per person: on requested
This tour programmes can modify depends of guest request.
- English speaking guide
- transfer in/out
- local wooden boat (Ac/Non Ac depends on requested)
- entrance fee
- meals (B/L/D,mineral water, coffee+tea+snack during on boat)
- government tax
- boat parking tax
- snorkel gears
- private Ac Car and driver
- meals & accommodation for guide and driver
- Flight ticket
- travel insurance
- flores trip meals
- airport tax
- soft & alcoholic drinks
- personal expenses: laundry, tipping, phone calls, camera fee
What to Bring
Dress is casual, a long-sleeved top, sweater, jacket, trekking/walking shoes, sandals, sunglasses, sunscreen, sun hat, mosquito spray, anti-malaria tablets, towel, snorkel gear, swimsuit, portable flash light, camera, first aid kit, passport, travel document.