Day 01st : Bali – Labuanbajo
Upon your arrival on Labuanbajo, free program, you can see around to visit the beach, traditional market, and the city of Labuanbajo.
Day 02nd : Labuanbajo – Rinca
Transfer to the harbor, leaving for Rinca about 2 hours sailing by local wooden boat. On arrival at Rinca island there is the possibility to do a two hour trekking around the island with a ranger from the National Park. During this trekking we hope to come across the Komodo Dragons, monkeys, deer, wild pigs, wild buffalos and many birds. Afterwards there is time for a cold drink in the restaurant before the boat leaves for Pantai Merah (Red Beach). We will have lunch on the boat and there is time for snorkeling. Around sunset we leave for Pulau Kalong to go and see hundreds of bats flying out. Here we’ll have dinner and stay the night.
Day 03rd: Visiting National Park Komodo
The next morning we have breakfast on the boat and afterwards we leave for Komodo island where again we can do a trekking from two hours with a ranger.
Lunch is served on the boat and on the way back to labuan Bajo we will stop for snorkeling. In the afternoon we will arrive in Labuan Bajo overnight in hotel Labuanbajo.
Day 04th: Labuan Bajo
Starting tour by land transport discovering Flores
We leave early in the morning for Ruteng. On the way we stop at Melo to have a nice view over Labuan Bajo and surroundings. Continue and will have lunch in Lembor. Here we also can see a lot of big rice fields and lots of nice views. In Cancar we make a stop to see the rice fields in the shape of a spider web. After this it is a short trip to Ruteng on arrival to visit traditional house Manggarai , check in Hotel BMC.
Day 05th Ruteng – Bajawa
In the morning we can go to the colorful market of Ruteng. After that we we drive up to Ranamese Lake. We make a stop here to have a look over this mysterious lake. Half an hour before Bajawa, in Aimere, we can see how the local people make their traditional palm wine (Arak). Lunch on the way, We continue to drive until the village traditional Bena, arrive in Bajawa, check in Hotel, Happy Happy Hotel or New Silverin Bajawa.
Day 06th : Bajawa – Riung
After lunch we go to visit the relatively new volcano (Wawo Muda) with his colored lakes. This volcano erupted in January 2001 and the scenery is still fascinating. The trekking to the craters will take around three hours go and back., continue to visit the village traditional Nogo, near of Bajawa. Than stop at Local Restaurant to buy for Lunch that you take Lunch Pick nick around the hot spring of So’a. e arrive in Riung where we will spend the night. ( Pondok SVD).
Day 07th : Riung one day 17 Islands
We go out with the boat for a whole day of snorkeling, swimming and relaxing on the beach in the national park with its 17 island. We have lunch on the beach. We spend another night in Riung.
Day 08th : Riung – Moni
After breakfast we continue our trip to Moni. Just before entering the city of Ende we visit the Blue Stone Beach. On this beach and in the surroundings you can find the nice shaped blue stones. In the afternoon we drive up to Moni to find accommodation for the night. After dinner there is time to see the traditional dance of Moni/Ende ( Traditional dance not included Kelimutu Ecolodge or Similar.
Day 09th June: Moni – Maumere
Very early in the morning we drive up to Kelimutu to see the three colored lakes at sunrise. Here we walk up to a viewpoint and have a spectacular view over the three lakes. Then there is the possibility to hike down (one and a half hour) to Moni or go back with the car. In the afternoon we visit the traditional kings house in Wolowaru and continue to Maumere where we spend the night. Sea World Club.
Day 10th Maumere check out by Hotel
You will transfer to airport for your next destination
The price includes:
- hotel accommodation including breakfast
- car with driver (petrol included)
- boat rental and snorkeling gear on Komodo/Rinca
- meals, drinking water, coffee and tea during the boat trips Komodo/Rinca
- English speaking guide
- all entrance fees and donations
- Flight from Denpasar – Maumere and Labuanbajo – Denpasar
The price excludes:
Lunch and dinner, as written in the program, Drinks
Fee for Camera in Komodo and Rinca, tips for guide/driver, and other personal account