It’s was wonderfull adventure trip in Flores, combination with Komodo Wildlife tour, Volcano trekking in Flores and also Traditional Village Trekking in Flores.
FLORES TREKKING and ECO Tour– KOMODO
Duration : 10 days
Grade : Moderate
Day 01: Denpasar – Maumere – Moni ( L/D )
Departure from Denpasar to Maumere in East Flores,on the arrival at Wai Oti airport, you will be met with our guide, meeting service and transfer to Moni for overnight stay and dinner at Flores SARE or HIDAYA HOTEL. Visit Blekon Blewut Museum, It has an interesting
collection of ethnological objects from the region. Ledalero is also the
name of a major Catholic Seminary which forms many Florinese priests, Lunch provided en route.
Day 02: Moni – Kelimutu – Ende – Bajawa( B/L/D)
It is worth to experience the sunrise at Kelimutu; the three colored crater lakes, one of the most
spectacular and mysterious sight Indonesian.
You will begin your day early in the morning (start at about 4 am). After
admiring this wonder of nature, the drive to Ende will take you pass
beautiful ravines and villages. There are occasions for photo stops, such as
at Nduaria Fruit market.
Trekking down to Moni with stop in Lia hot spring and Waterfall, Lunch in Ende. Afternoon; drive to Bajawa . En routestop at Penggajawa – the blue pebbles beach.,Overnight and dinner at Bintang Wisata Hotel.
Day 03: Bajawa – Bena – Todolela ( B/L/D)
Early morning drive up to visit Wawo Muda volcano, first by car and continue by foot to the top about 1 hours, here you can see very nice scenery of Bajawa, Inerie volcano, Ebulobo volcano and beautiful sunrise. Bajawa is a cool and small town as capital city of Ngada Regency. Bajawa is located in the heart of Ngada ethnic civilization which is known for the Megalithic Cultures.There are
traditional villages furnished with stone monuments, ancestor worship shrines and ADAT houses.The hamlets are beautifully settled in the volcanic mountainous area. The most beautiful onces are BENA and WOGO. Then visit local market area in Bajawa town driving down to the leg of Inerie volcano as starting point trek to Bena and Todolela traditional villages are settled on the leg of volcano mountain. Lunch box will be provided en route, Dinner and overnight at Todolela Villagers houses.
Day 04: Todolela – Gurusina – Malanage Hotspring – Bajawa. (B/L/D)
After having breakfast trekking down to Gurusina is a traditional village of Ngada tribe.
After you left the settle area you enter in a very interesting strong agriculture influenced area. On the way you can find the local farmers are cultivating their field. Water buffaloes and other domestics animals like pigs and goats are on the way. Rice fields where you can see the different steps and phases of planting and cropping are good visible and quite impressive. Also vanilla, candle nut, cacao, white pepper, coffee and other various kinds of plantations.It is interesting to walk through an extremely huge green garden with a lot of new tropical crops and local agriculture methods. At the end of the trekking you could taking bathing on the meeting point between hot & cool spring. After lunch driving to Bajawa for dinner& over night.
Day 05: Bajawa – Ruteng ( B/L/D)
After breakfast Driving overland to Ruteng – a cool and small town as the
capital city of Manggarai Regency where major Manggarainese tribe dwelt.
you will pass beautiful villages and rainforest. To stretch your legs stop
at Aimere, famous for its “Arak” distillation and palm wine fresh used tapp
,and at lake Ranamese to follow the trail in the cloud forest.Lunch in Ruteng. Afternoon;visit LIANG BUA the home of “HOMOFLORENSIES”Dinner and Overnight at St MARIA Mission Hotel.
Day 06: Ruteng – Narang – Denge ( B/L/D )
After having breakfast, driving directly to Labuan bajo, en route to there
stop at Cara village in Cancar area to see the unexposed world wonder
“Lingko” – The spider web shape rice fields. It’s probably the only such a
rice field ever exist on earth. Lunch will be served in Narang beach, before or after lunch getting fresh by swimming on the savu sea. Then continue to denge village for overnight stay in Denge quest house.
Day 07: Denge – Waerebo ( B/L/D)
After having breakfast in Denge village quest house, start trekking abt 3 ½ hours to waerebo – the oldest traditional villge of Manggarainesse. The rain forest a long the trek to Waerebo is one of the wealthiest areas in Indonesia in biological terms. The forest is simply like a huge garden of Eden. The walk through the forest with deferent vegetation is of greet interest, from the families of orchids, palms, ferns, etc. Natural voice of various type singing birds will entertain you a long the trip. The clear and fresh water river on the way up to the village is a good point to take rest. In the village of Waerebo, visitor can see conical houses, which one of it is a ‘drum house’ with very unique architectures, place for holding meetings, rituals and Sunday morning prayers. The drum house is a communal building for a clan or clan branch, symbolizing the ideal unity of patrilineal descent. Lunch will be provided in houses at waerebo village. The place has been developed as tourism site; sleeping on the traditional house and having local cuisine together with local community is very wonderful and unforgettable moment for the visitor.
Day 08: Waerebo – Denge Narang – Labuan bajo ( B/L/D)
Afetr breakfast trekking down to Denge village, The view a long the trek to down land area is spectacular. Lunch will be served en route, The continue driving to Labuan bajo for overnight and dinner at Golo hill top Or Purisari hotel.
Day 09: Labuan Bajo – Rinca- Labuan Bajo ( B/L/D)
After breakfast at your hotel and transfer directly to the pier of Labuan Bajo for Rinca Island about 2 ½ hour sail to the island of Komodo Dragon, start your trekking, walking through the
typical dry forest to explore the Island of Komodo dragon, you will find not just the Dragons but also many wild animals like, deer, wild buffalo, long-tailed macaque and wild pig also numerous of birds. Keep your eyes look up as sometime you will find the young Komodo dragons on the trees. A local ranger will lead you through this natural preservation. Sail back to Labuan bajo with stop in Bidadar island for sonorkeling, swimming and relaxing.Dinner
and overnight at GOLO HILL TOP HOTEL or PURISARI HOTEL.
Day 10:Labuan Bajo – Denpasar (B)
After breakfast, a morning visit to the Batu Cermin cave before taking you
to the airport for flight to Denpasar.
• Private Air-conditioned Land Transportation
• Privat Wooden Boat Rental
• Accommodation at Hotel / Guesthouse indicated on the itinerary based Triple Share / Double/ Extra Bed
• Meals as indicated on the itinerary (B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner)
• English Speaking Guide
• Lokal Ranger Komodo Island
• Entry Fees for Komodo National Park, some Villages and Kelimutu National Park
• Conservation Fund to PNK-Komodo National
• All Flights
• Travel Insurance
• Extra Baggage and Airport Tax
• Airport Tax & Porters
• Extra Meals & Beverages
• Private expenses (Laundry, Phone call etc)
• Snorkel (you can ask to Guide for Rental)
What To Bring:
• Comfortable cloths and T – Shirt
• Swimming Cloth
• Comfortable walking shoes or Trekking Shoes/Sport Shoes
• Warm cloth / Jacket
• Rain coats
• Day pack
• Flash light
• Camera, Handy Cam, Battery
• Personal medicine and first aid kit and other personal things.