Exotic Flores Komodo
7 Day / 6 Night
Day 01 MAUMERE – MONI
Upon arrival meeting service and proceed to Moni. En route visit the village of Ranggase in Jopu to comprehend the Lio ethnic’s daily life to understand their work of civilization. Such as the typical Lio House, some of them are decorated with breast figure as to symbolize the fertility and prosperity. The Lio People also will known for the lkat weaving – the tie-dyeing weaving technique. Lunch en route. Dinner and overnight at Flores Sare Hotel.
Day 02 MONI – KELIMUTU – ENDE – RIUNG
It is worth to experience the sunrice at Kelimutu – the three colored crater lakes. You will begin your day early in the morning (start at about 4.00 o’clock). Once you arrive in Kelimutu you will find yourself something like nowhere, incomparable with known told stories – photos or even moving pictures you have seen before. After admiring the nature wonder drive to ENDE you will pass ravines and village. There are chances photo stop, such as at Nduaria Fruit market. Arrive in ENDE drive directly to Wolopoto – the coastal Lio ethnic’s village beautiful located furnished with shrine and megalithic monument. Lunch in ENDE. Afternoon drive to Riung. En route stop at Penggajawa – the blue pebbles beach.
Day 03 RIUNG – BAJAWA
There is Nature conservation Park in Riung mainly to protect the under water ecosystem. Take your chance to explore the small isles off shore – known for the beautiful coral gardens with white sand beach. There is an island with unspoiled mangrove forests inhabited by thousands of huge fruit eating bats. Afternoon drive to Bajawa, en route visit some megalithic village in Soa area.
Day 04 BAJAWA – RUTENG
Bajawa is located in the heart of Ngadha ethnic civilization , which is known for it’s megalithic cultures. There are traditional village with unique stone monuments, ancestor worship shrines and adat houses. The hamlets are beautifully settled in the volcanic mountainous area. The most beautiful ones are Wogo and Bena. Visit to these villages and in the afternoon drive to Ruteng. It is another beautiful driving day; you will pass by through scenic villages and lush rain forests. To stretch your legs stop at Ranamese Lake and follow the trail in the cloud forest.
Day 05 RUTENG – LABUAN BAJO – RINCA
Ruteng is a small town in the backbone of flores and neighbor to the Ruteng Nature conservation Park – the home of Ngkiong – the endemic singing birds. Visit the Park early in the morning to attend nature’s concert of singing bird ( if there is no rain than strong winds) There is also a newly popped up volcano in the park. Take your chance to have a closer look into it. En route to Labuan Bajo stop at Cara village in cancar area to see the unexposed world wonder – the Lingko – spider web shaped rice fields. It is probably the only rice fields of this kind that exists on earth. Arrive in Labuan Bajo ,transfer to the harbor and set sail to Rinca Island. Upon arrival in Rinca, take a trek to trace the dragons and the wildlife of the park. Lunch and Dinner on Board.
Day 06 RINCA – KOMODO – LABUANBAJO
Early in the morning set sail to Komodo to take another chance to trace the dragonds on the island. On the way to Labua Bajo stop at Pantai Merah or pink colored sand beach with crystal clear water, beautiful coral garden and plenty of tropical coral fishes. It is a good place to swim, for sun bathing ands snorkeling .Stay there until the afternoon. Return to Labuan Bajo. Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
Day 07 LABUANBAJO – NEXT DESTINATION
Morning free program. Before check in for the flight, visit Batu Cermin – the cave with stalactite an stalagmite.
KOMODO ECO LODGE
GREEN HILL INN
Prices included: Private boat in Komodo and Riung, Accommodation, Meals Full Board(Set menu), Transportation, Guide Service, Entrance Fee, Tours.
Prices Excluded: Flight ticket, Conservation Fee at Komodo National Park USD 15 / pax, Personal expenses, and Tips.