Kelimutu Flores Komodo Tour 07D06N
Kelimutu Flores Komodo Tour 07D06N
D1 : Arrival – Batu Cermin – Labuhan Bajo (L,D)
Upon arrival at Komodo Airport in Labuanbajo west Flores, Our tour guide will meet and greet you then set out on a short excursion visiting gua Batu Cermin (mirror stone cave). We have dinner at Kampung Ujung Culinary local restaurant. After having dinner drive down to hotel choice in Labuan Bajo.
D2 : Labuhan Bajo – Komodo – Padar Island (B,L,D)
Breakfast at hotel. Early morning set out on Flores Komodo tour by boat to sail to Komodo Island. We will reach the Island after 3 hours sailing. Then take a medium level trek to explore the dragon lizards. The exploration takes about 1,50 hours. During the adventure tour we will pass a waterhole where Timor deer and wild pigs often come to drink. Sometimes we find Komodo dragons lie down and wait for the chance to get drink.
Afterwards we end the Komodo exploration trip by climbing sulfur and frigate hill to watch a magnificent view across the Island, bay and beach. After that we return to the boat to continue the tour to pink beach for snorkeling or just swimming. This peculiar beach gets its color from red coral fragments. We will have lunch on board. In the afternoon enjoy the Komodo sailing trip to Padar Island which is known as the third largest land among Komodo National Park. It is situated between Komodo and Rinca Island. The island is not only famous as a wonderful place for short treks but also a suitable spot for photographers to capture a beautiful beach view. In addition, it is also a nice place to enjoy sunrise and sunset. Dinner and stay overnight on board.
D3 : Padar – Rinca – Kelor – Labuhan Bajo – Ruteng (B,L,D)
Breakfast on board. Early morning start a trek up to the top of Padar hill from where we can enjoy the breathtaking view of sea and land surface of Padar Island. furthermore, we embark the boat to proceed the adventurous Flores Komodo tour to Rinca Island. In addition, we will also enjoy an adventure trek to Waewaso which takes approximately 2 hours. On the trail you will not only find the dragons but also many wild animals such as Timor deer, wild buffalo, long-tailed macaque, wild boars and numerous kinds of bird. Our chef cook will prepare your lunch on board.
Furthermore, we embark the boat to enjoy the last day sailing Komodo dragon tour to Labuan Bajo harbor to start the first day of Komodo Flores Kelimutu adventure journey with long distance drive eastward to reach Ruteng, a town in the hinterland of Flores Island at the altitude of 1.070 – 1.150 m above sea level. It is a fantastic adventurous trip passing through villages, rice field, valleys and refines. In addition, we will arrange some photo stops during the trip such as at Cara village and Cancar spider form rice field. We will reach Ruteng late afternoon. Dinner and stay overnight at hotel.
Day 4: Ruteng – Bajawa (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel. Then drive down to Bajawa which is geographically located on the high land of Flores Island. The beauty of panoramic view from foggy forest to soaring volcano and valleys make your Komodo Flores Kelimutu adventure journey more fantastic. During this adventurous trip you will enjoy the wonder of Ranamese crater lake and Mano rice terrace field. Our guide and team will arrange your lunch en route. After that we visit Naru village to see the tallest stone monuments in Bajawa with soaring Ebulobo volcano on the vicinity. Dinner and stay overnight at hotel.
Day 5: Bajawa – Ende – Moni (B/L/D)
Early breakfast at hotel. Drive down to Bena, the most beautiful traditional village on Flores Island. Then proceed the Komodo Flores Kelimutu adventure journey to Boawae, the village belongs to Nage ethnic where a huge “Peo” located. Peo is wooden pole with forked end stand in the middle of the village. The next visit is Penggajawa beach where local people collect blue pebbles for sale. We will have late lunch in Ende. In the afternoon continue driving to Moni for accommodation and dinner.
Day 6: Moni – Kelimutu – Maumere (B/L/D)
At about 4.00 o’clock in the morning drive down to the foot hill of mount Kelimutu from where we start climbing the top of the mountain to discover the wonder of the three colors lake. Afterwards proceed the adventure tour with a visit to Koanara and Ranggase traditional villages to comprehend the Lio ethnic’s daily life and to understand their civilization. Some of typical Lio Houses are decorated with breast figure as the symbol of the fertility and prosperity. Lio people are also very famous for the Ikat weaving – the tie-dyeing weaving technique. Afterwards our guide will serve you lunch en route. Furthermore, we drive back to Maumere in the afternoon. You will enjoy your dinner at hotel.
Day 7: Maumere – Next Destination (B)
Breakfast at hotel. The day is free at leisure while waiting for airport transfer to onward the trip to next destination. End of Komodo Flores Kelimutu adventure journey.