Flores Exotic Journey 8 Days
Flores Exotic Journey is one of the best tours-trips and adventures for the wonderful tour destinations Flores island. This tour is a private tour with English speaking tour guide. It is available for a solo traveler, couple, family or group.
- - FLORES EXOTIC JOURNEY 8 DAYS
- - concept : private tour
- - price : US$ ... / person
- - participant : min. 2 pax
- - duration : 11 days
- Day 1: Bali - Ende - Moni
- Day 2: Moni - Kelimutu - Riung
- Day 3: Riung - snorkeling tour to Rutong - Back to Riung
- Day 4: Riung - Soa hot spring - Bajawa - Bena Village
- Day 5: Bajawa - Aimere - Rana Mese lake - Ruteng
- Day 6: Ruteng - Waerebo traditional village
- Day 7: Waerebo - Cunca Wulang waterfall - L.Bajo
- Day 8: Return Flight to Bali
Tour 1 : Bali - Ende - Moni (-/L/D)
Our Team will pick you up in your hotel in Bali and take you to the airport for the 1'5 hours flight to Ende-Flores. Upon your arrival at the airport in Ende our team will come to meet you and drive you on a winding road to your hotel in Moni aproximately 4 hours passing through beautiful green fields, rice terraces und amazing hills. A la cart dinner will be served in the hotel.
Tour 2 : Moni - Kelimutu - Riung (B/L/D)
Picked up by car at 4.30am and our team will take you aproximately 1 hour to the parking lot at the base of Kelimutu, followed by a short trekking to reach the peak of Kelimutu. Upon arrival on the mountain peak (1.639m above sea level) you will see a spectacular sunrise and the magnificent view of the 3 colored crater lakes, which are called "Kelimutu Lakes". A jacket is needed here. Return to the hotel for breakfast, and then the tour continues to the small town of Riung with a stop at the beautiful blue stone beach. Barbeque lunch at the nearest beach while listening to the rush of the timor sea. In the late afternoon check in in Pondok SVD, in Riung.
Tour 3 : Riung - snorkeling tour to Rutong - back to Riung (B/L/D)
Today we will visit one of the 17 islands of Riung Marine Park and also mangrove forest. After breakfast we walk aproxmately 5 minutes to pier of Riung and a boat will take us first to the mangrove forest, where we can see thousands of bats that are flying around in the forest. From there proceed to Rutong island for snorkeling, swiming or relaxing on the white sand beach. Lunch will be served on the island. After lunch you have time to relax on the beach. You can also go swiming and snorkeling. Return to Riung and back to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Tour 4 : Riung - Soa hot spring - Bajawa (B/L/D)
After breakfast the tour will take you to Bajawa, to a small town in central Flores. It takes approximately 3,5 hours on a small and winding road with a beautiful mountainous landscape. After a long drive from Riung you will stop in So'a, then enjoy the healing waters of So'a thermal hot spring, a romantic thermal bath in the river. After lunch you will visit Bena traditional village. This encient village is located 21km south of Bajawa with the beautiful panorama overlooking the Inerie active volcano. In the village you will encounter the megalithic stone formation and the HUTS, which symbolize the male and female ancestors of the clan. In the late afternoon check in in the Happy-happy hotel in Bajawa. Dinner will be served in the rastaurant nearby.
Tour 5 : Bajawa - Aimere - Rana Mese lake - Ruteng (B/L/D)
After breakfast we will pick you up and take you to Ruteng on a small and winding road with beautiful panorama over the majestic mountains and the green fields. On a half way there we will have a short stop in Aimere, where we could see the production of local alcoholic drink called Arak in a very traditional way. Lunch will be served in Borong. After lunch we will visit the beautiful Ranamese lake, which lies in the middle of the lush tropical rainforest. In the late afternoon we arrive in Ruteng. Check in in Maria Bunda, a closter of the catholic nuns instead of a hotel. Dinner will be served in Spring Hill restaurant.
Tour 6 : Ruteng - Waerebo traditional village (B/L/D)
Today the tour starts in the early morning. The car will take us to Denge aproximately 3,5 hours on a small and winding road passing through small villages, rice fields and green hills. Lunch will be served in a local restaurant in Denge. After lunch the car will take you to the mountain and stop at the starting point of the trek up the Waerebo village. From there you will walk up the steep hill aproximately 3 hours on a small path in the forest. Make sure that you are physicly strong. Trekking shoes are recommended for this hiking as sometimes the path is slipery, especialy after rain.
Tour 7 : Waerebo - Cunca Wulang - L.Bajo (B/L/-)
After breakfast treking down the mountain and back to Denge. From there the car take us for aproximately 3,5 hours to Labuan Bajo. We will visit Cunca Wulang waterfall and enjoy swimming in the river if the water is clear. Cunca Wulang is located aproximately 2km. from the parking area. We will walk into the forest and cross 2 other rivers on modern hanging bridges. Trekking shoes are very important as sometimes the path is slipery. In the late afternoon we will arrive in L.Bajo and check in in the hotel Puri Sari or other similar hotel.
Tour 8 : Return Flight to Bali (B/-/-) - flight from Bali to Ende-Flores - alcohol - swimming suites
Pick up from the hotel in the morning and transfer to the airport for the flight back to Bali or continue to the next destination.
- flight from Labuan Bajo to Bali
- hotel transfer in south Bali
- snorkeling gear
- driver and air-conditioned car
- english speaking tour guide
- ranger for the trekking on Rinca
- ranger for the trekking on Komodo
- traditional wooden boat for a visit to Riung Marine Park
- traditional wooden boat with cabin and air-condition for Komodo Tour
- boat crews
- all entrance fees for Komodo National Park
- 10 x breakfast , 10 x lunch, 10 x dinner
- 2 nights on the boat
- 8 nights in the hotels in Flores
- drinking water
- all personal needs
- Jacket or light sweater
- mosquito repelent
- IDR Rupiah for your personal need during or after the trip
- flight from Bali to Ende-Flores
- swimming suites