Flores Island is a land for adventurous seekers; join Flores Highlights Tour and discover some highlights places to visit such as Kelimutu 3 color Lakes, Bena Village in Bajawa, Ruteng and Wae Rebo, a mysterious village above the clouds. Labuan Bajo offers another cozy places to be relax a while during your free day.
DAY 01: ARRIVAL ENDE – MONI [-/-/D]
On arrival in Ende airport you will be welcomed by our local guide who will then direct transfer you to your Hotel in Moni for check in. Dinner and accommodation at KELIMUTU ECO LODGE
DAY 02: MONI – KELIMUTU – BAJAWA [B/-/-]
Early morning at 04:00am drive up to Mt. Kelimutu to see its picturesque three color lakes and its beautiful sunrise if the weather permits. Then return to the hotel for breakfast. Continue the trip to Bajawa with stops at Koanara fruits market also witness how the locals sells their commodity at the local market. Here you will also find that the barter system still exist, then Wologai traditional village and Ende town for lunch. Then proceed to Bajawa with other stops in Penggajawa blue stone beach and Boawae traditional village. Late afternoon arriving in Bajawa and check in at BINTANG WISATA.
DAY 03: BAJAWA – RUTENG [B/L/-]
After an early breakfast at Hotel, excursion to Bena passing through huge and gigantic bamboo plantations, Inerie volcano in the background. Arrive in Bena, see traditional houses and megalithic tombs, learn the meaning of Ngadhu and Bhaga, symbolizing male and female of ancestral spirits, then drive to Ruteng. Stops to be made in Aimere to see the local people making palm wine and Borong for lunch. Then continue to see Ranamese Lake and Mano for its beautiful spider web style of rice terraces. Afternoon arriving in Ruteng and check in at hotel for overnight.
Accommodation at WISMA BUNDA MARIA
Day 04: RUTENG – DENGE – WAE REBO ( B/L/D)
Start from htl at Ruteng. Drive inland with beautiful panoramic views, villages and rice fields. Stop at Cancar Spiderweb and Todo Village. Lunch at local at local house in Denge. Afternoon Hiking uphill through the rain forest to reach Wae Lomba – a creek as the first stop after about a one hour trek from Denge. You can enjoy the natural pools before continue trekking. Then uphill to reach Post 2 at Pocoroko a point for panoramic views to the South and Savu sea. It’s the last place where cellular phone connection services are available. The next stop will be at Nampe Bakok – a place where you will have a complete view over the traditional village of Waerebo. Arrive at Waerebo before midday. Lunch and dinner will be provided at the village. Spend your whole afternoon in the village and surroundings to experience the local way of life. Your overnight stay will be provided at one of the traditional houses. Sharing with the local people. (Very Simple accommodation).
Day 05: WAEREBO – DENGE – LABUAN BAJO (B/L/D)
Spend your morning in the village and then trek the same way back but this time you walk downhill until reaching a point where the car is waiting to bring you to Labuan Bajo. Overnight at Jayakarta Labuan Bajo
Day 06: LABUAN BAJO – FREE
Breakfast at your Hotel and Free at Leisure. Overnight at Jayakarta Hotel Labuan Bajo
DAY 07: LABUAN BAJO – AIRPORT (B/L)
Breakfast at Hotel. At the appropriate time, you will be transferred to the airport to catch your onward flight to your next destination.