KOMODO FLORES COMBINATION
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 – BENA – RIUNG
After breakfast, excursion to Bena passing through huge and gigantic bamboo plantation picture lnerie volcano and takeshort walk in the vicinity. Arrive in Bena, see traditional houses and megalithic tombs, and learn the meaning of Ngadhu and Bhag symbolizing male and female of ancestral spirit. Back to Bajawa, Lunch. Drive to soa en route stop in Naru a village with huge megalithic monument, arrive in Soa visit Mengeruda a hot water spring to dip in for relaxtion. Proceed then to Riung. Dinner and overnight at Pondok SVD.
Day 05 RIUNG – ENDE
There is conservation Perk in Riung mainly to protect the under water ecosystem. Take your chance to explore the small isles off shore – known for yhe beautiful coral gardens with white sand beach. There is an island with unspoiled mangrove forest inhabited by thousand of huge fruit eating bats. Take your chance to explorer the Park in half-day program. Picnic lunch. Proceed afterwards to Ende with stop at Penggajawa beach – where people collecting blue pebble for inter insular trading. Upon arrival in Ende drive towards nuabosi until reach the pantage point to enjoy an aeriyal view of Ende town, which is fortified with volcanes and beautifully located in south coast of Flores. Dinner and overnight in Ende.
Day 06 ENDE – KELIMUTU – MAUMERE
Early morning drive up to the three–colored lake of Kelimutu, one of the Indonesia’s most mysterious and dramatic sights. The three lakes set in deep craters at a height of 1,600m. Down to Moni for breakfast, then continue to Maumere with stop at Lio hill tribes of Jopu and Ranggase, offers find lkat weaving, then the village of Wolowaru. Lunch is provided.
Day 07 MAUMERE – NEXT DESTINATION
Prices included: Private boat in Komodo, 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.