DAY 01; BALI –ENDE– MONI
Morning flight over from Denpasar Ngurah Rai Airport (Garuda, Wings Air, KL-Star, NAM-Air) to Ende Hasan Aeroboesman (middle part of Flores). Our local representative will greet you upon arrival (Tour guide and driver), Drive to Jopu, a traditional house of Ende lioness tribe with unique interior and exterior construction. Continue to Moni village, which lies on the slope of Kelimutu mountain, for your overnight accommodation and dinner.
DAY 02; MONI – KELIMUTU – BAJAWA
Pre-dawn (04.30) drive to the top of Kelimutu mountain, to see the sunrise (weather permitting) and the wonderful three colored lake. Return to Moni for breakfast. After breakfast drive through long way to Bajawa town. Stops will be made at NuaBosi to enjoy the landscape of Ende town, with Mt Iya and Meja, one of Flores’s famous volcano’s in the background. Continue drive to Nanga Penda to see blue stone beach, then continue to NageKeo village to traditional house with its unique construction and see grand buffalo horn. Drive to Wogo, to see traditional village and hand weaving called IKAT by local language. Drive to Bajawa for your accommodation and dinner (served at local restaurant.)
DAY 03; BAJAWA – BENA – RUTENG – LABUAN BAJO
After breakfast at your hotel, drive 18km to south part of Bajawa town to see Bena, the largest traditional villages in Flores Island, with their megalithic stones and hand weaving. Drive back to Bajawa then drive down to Aimere district, one of the famous local ‘Arak’ distillation in Flores island. Continue drive to Ruteng town for lunch, Afterwards to Cara Village to see Spider Web rice field and Lembor district to the biggest rice field irrigation in Flores. Arrive in Labuan Bajo town for your hotel and overnight. Dinner will be served at your hotel or at local restaurant. (Luwansa Hotel or similar)
DAY04; LABUAN BAJO – RINCA ISLAND – KELOR – LABUAN BAJO
After breakfast at the hotel will transfer you to the harbour, embarking on wooden motorized boat, sailing to Rinca Island. Arrive at Rinca’s pier, where you will be met by the rangers from Komodo National Park, who will guide you into the bush to see Komodo dragon and other stunning wild life such as long tail macaque, timordeers, wild boar, wild buffalo’s, wild horse, etc Back to boat then depart to Bidadari Island for snorkeling, swimming, or sun bathing in crystal clear water with wonderful and colorful corals and fish. Depart to harbor then drive to your hotel for your accommodation. Dinner will be served at your hotel or local restaurant.
DAY 05; LABUAN BAJO – BALI
Morning free at the hotel or city tour to visit the limestone stone cave, Guabatucermin to see the stalactites, stalagmites and the beautiful coral stone fossils hanging on the wall of the cave. The cave is 19 hectares in size and 75 meters high. Found by a Dutch priest, as he was an archeologist that found a lot of fossils in Flores island. Afterwards transfer to the airport to get your flight back to Bali.
The following price included on our service:
- All Flores transfers and tours in AC car
- Accommodation & Meals following the tour programe: B/L/D
- Private boat charter to the islands
- All the fees at the Komodo National park (Entrances, Ranger, Retribution for the region, Snorkeling fees .)
- English speaking tour guide
- Mineral water. Local tropical fruits following the season
Following prices are not included in our service:
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses
- Alcoholic beverages
- Tipping , calls and other expenses which is not written on the terms of service included above
What to bring:
- Sport shoes or trekking shoes
- Mosquito repellents, Sunscreen
- long trousers, long sleeved shirt. sun glasses, hat, Small bags.