4 Nights at Hotel + 1 Night on Boat
Day 01: DENPASAR-ENDE - MONI (L,D)
Upon arrival in Ende meet and greet with our Tour Guide and driving directly to Moni. Visit Detusoko area to see the amazing terrace rice field where it’s setting on the slope. On arivval at Moni checking in your Hotel KELIMUTU ECOLODGE or BINTANG LODGE.
DAY 02: MONI – KELIMUTU – BAJAWA (B/L/D)
It’s worth to experience the sun rise at Kelimutu three colored crater lakes You will begin your day early in the morning ( start abt 0.4.00 o’clock). Last update: 15 Jul 2013, Typical eruption style: Explosive, Kelimutu volcano eruptions: 1968, 1938, 1865. Kelimutu (Keli Mutu) volcano in central Flores, Indonesia, is famous for its 3 colorful acid crater lakes, where different salts and oxides in suspension or solution give the lakes varying colors ranging from blue and dark green to intense red. In historic times, few small phreatic explosions have been the only activity at the volcano. The scenic craters with their lakes are popular tourist destinations. Background: The western lake, Tiwu Ata Mbupu (Lake of Old People) is commonly blue. Tiwu Nua Muri Kooh Tai (Lake of Young Men and Maidens) and Tiwu Ata Polo (Bewitched, or Enchanted Lake), which share a common crater wall, are commonly green- and red-coloured, respectively, although lake colours vary periodically. During the dry season reduction processes let Ba, Cu, and As minerals precipitate, in the wet season, the oxidation and precipitation of iron minerals (ferric oxide: Fe2O3) produces intense red colors. Active upwelling occurs at the two eastern lakes and is probably fed by subaqueous fumaroles. Kelimutu volcano is flanked by the older cones of Kelido and Kelibara 3 km to the north and 2 km to the south, respectively (Source: GVP) On the way you will experience the dramatic change in both nature pattern and ethnicity. You could be found yourself in the Lio ethnic’s environment – pay at call to their villages SAGA village or Wologai and try to comprehend the locals daily life or just having closer look into their work of architectures. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Ende. Continue drive to BAJAWA with Stop at Penggajawa BLUE stone beach, here you could see local woman collect the stones to sell and building the house of garden. Accommodation and meals at SANIAN, KORINA, HAPPY2 OR MANULALU B&B.
Day 03: BAJAWA –BENA - TODOLELA – BAJAWA( B/L/D)
Early morning drive to feet at WAWOMUDA to trek the volcano with its crater by 1 ½ hours. Then back to Bajwa to have breakfast. Lunch box will be served en route, visit Bena & Todolela villages to explore traditional village of Bajawa tribes are megalithic villages where people do preserve their ancestral spirits believed and way of life which can be seen in their "Ngadhu" and "Bhaga" - conical thatched roof huts symbolized their Male and Female ancestral spirits. On the way you will stop on the slope of Inerie active volcano for taking picture. During trek you will be passed through the very interesting strong agriculture influenced area. Water buffaloes and other domestics animals like pigs and goats are on the way, also vanilla, candle nut, cacao, white pepper, coffee and other various kinds of plantations. Trekking continue to Malanage hot spring to have taking bating on meeting point cool & hot water. After lunch driving back to Bajawa to overnight stay and dinner at SANIAN, KORINA, HAPPY2 OR MANULALU B&B.
DAY 04: BAJAWA – RUTENG – LABUAN BAJO ( B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel. Driving overland to Ruteng. stops will be made at Aimere village see "arak" distillation and fresh palm juice tapping and at "Ranamese" Lake, Ruteng is - a cool and small town as the capital city of Manggarai Regency where major Manggarainese tribe dwelt. Drive contnue to Labuan Bajo - the Western tip of Flores Island. On the way stops will be made at Lembor or 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, and other places according to local happenings, upon arrival check in Laprima Hotel for overnight and dinner.
Day 05. LABUAN BAJO – RINCA - KOMODO (B,L,D)
Morning after breakfast at your hotel transfer to the pier of Labuan bajo to visit the island of Komodo Dragons Rinca,after 2 1/2 hours sailing 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. Return to boat and proceed to Kalong Island in Komodo Island to see the fling foxes set out from the mangrove tree at 06 - 07 pm .Lunch, Dinner and overnight on board.
Day 06: KOMODO – PINK BEACH –MANTA POINT – LABUAHAN BAJO ( B,L,D )
After breakfast sail forward to Lohliang the Komodo Ranger station, start your trekking on Komodo ,walking through the typical dry forest to explore the Island of Komodo dragon, you will find many wild animals like, deer and wild pigs and also numerous of birds such as leSser-sulphur-crested-cockatoo, collared king fisher, etc. A local ranger will lead you through this natural preservation, Return to boat and proceed to Pink beach for swimming and snorkeling in unspoilt coral reef amongst colorful tropical fish. Sail toward MANTA POINT to exploring Huge Mantas by snorkeling even watching from your boat trip. But we do not guarantee these objects, depending on the weather accordingly, lunch on board and afternoon back To Labuan Bajo. Overnight at LAPRIMA HOTEL.
Day 07: LABUAHAN BAJO – DENPASAR. ( B )
After breakfast, taking short city sightseeing with visiting the Batu Cermin (Mirror Stone) Cave. The grotto is 75 by 75 meters large, and contains stalactites and stalagmites. Some tunnels are narrow and dark but in others sunlight falls. Then local market before taking you to the airport for flight to Denpasar.
PRICE PER PERSON
|BASED ON||2 - 3 PERSONS||4 - 6 PERSONS||7 - 9 PERSONS||10 - 12 PERSONS||SINGLE SUPPLEMENT||REMARKS|
|Kelimutu Ecolodge, Happy2Hotel/Sanian Hotel,Manulalu B&B, MBC/Sinda/Revaya, Laprima Hotel||IDR 12475000||IDR 8535000||IDR7950000||IDR 7245000||IDR 2000000||1 Night on Boat|
Transfer and tours as per the itinerary, Full board meals (6x Breakfast, 6x Lunch and 6x Dinner), Accommodation base on your option of hotel, Private charter Ac land Car, Private charter boat trip, All Entrance fees, Ranger fee, Donations, English speaking guide, Refreshment and Porter, Conservation fund at Kelimutu and Komodo National Park, Snorkeling gear.
Return Airfare ticket from/to Denpasar, Airport tax ,Camera fee, at kelimutu national Park, Travel insurance, Any personal expenses, such as: laundry services, phone call, tipping, soft and alcohol drink.
What to bring:
Small Size of Luggage, Sweater / Jacket, Sun Screen, Hat, Sun Glasses, Trekking Shoes (sport shoes), Towel, change of clothes, Swimming suit, Camera or Handy cam, Extra Films, Extra Replacement batteries for Camera, Cash Money for Personal Expenses, Airport Tax, Handycam or camera fee, beverages, etc.