KOMODO FLORES COMBINATION (Labuan Bajo till Maumere)
6 Day / 5 Night
Day 01 DENPASAR – LABUAN BAJO – RINCA
Upon arrival transfer to harbor to catch a boat cross to Rinca island. It takes about 3 hours to reach yhe island. If time permits take the chance to trace the dragons on the island. Dinner and Overnight on board or at Ringer’s house.
Day 02 RINCA – LABUAN BAJO – RUTENG
Early breakfast on board then start trekking to trace the Komodo dragon, along the path there are possibilities to encounter wild animals and various species of tropical birds. There are will buffalo, then are boar on the island. Return to boat and sail back to Labuan Bajo. Lunch will be provided on board. Upon arrival in Labuan Bajo drive directly to Ruteng. En route visit Cara village where lingko – the spider web shaped race fields are located. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 03 RUTENG – BAJAWA
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. It is worth to 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 for photo stops. The first stop will be at Renamese – a crater lake with cloud forest. Lunch in Bajawa. Afternoon visit Naru village with huge megalithic monument and Wogo one of the big traditional village of Nagha ethnic.
Day 04 BANJAWA – ENDE
Visit the morning market of Bajawa then visit Ngada village in Langa and Bena, which are beautifully located at the slope of volcanoes. Drive then to Boawae – a village belongs to Nagekeo ethnic, which is guarded by an ever – smoking volcano of Ebulobo. Proceed afterwards to Ende with another stop at Penggajawa beach – where people collecting blue pebbles for inter insular trading. Upon arrival in Ende visit the Exile House of Mr. Sukarno – the world famous Indonesian Founding weaving. Driver then towards Nuabosi until reach the vantage point to enjoy an aerial view of Ende town, which is fortified with volcanoes and beautifully located in the south coast of flores.
Day 05 ENDE – KELIMUTU – MAUMERE
It is worth to experience the sunrise at Kelimutu – the three colored crater lakes (start at about 4.00 o’clock). Once arrive in Kelimutu one will find something like nowhere, incomparable whit known told stories – photos or even morning pictures have seen before. Drive then down hill and visit some village (Koanara and Ranggase with traditional houses) to comprehend the Lio ethnic’s daily life and to understand their workof 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 well known for the lkat weaving the tie-dyeing weaving technique. Lunch en route. Afternoon return to Maumere.
Day 06 MAUMERE – Next Destination.
Morning free program until the time to transfer to the airport.
Prices included: Private boat in Komodo, Accommodation, Meals Full Board(Set menu), Transportation, Guide Service, Entrance Fee, Tours.