Komodo Flores Tours 7D/6N

Tour Price : USD  / person, Minimal 2 person
Price for Single Traveler: (USD )

Tour Itinerary :

Day 01   DENPASAR - LABUAN BAJO - RINCA

Upon arrival in Labuan Bajo meeting services, then transfer to harbor to catch the motorized wooden boat to Rinca Island. It takes 2.30 hours to reach Rinca - one of the two main islands in Komodo National Park. Lunch will be provided on board. Arrival at Rinca, anchor the boat then take a short walk to the ranger station where one have to report and pay Conservation Fee USD 15/person. Ranger in charge will lead visitors through the suitable path to trace the Komodo Dragons and wilds. There are wild buffaloes, horses, deer, mega pod bird, Long tails macaque, various birds, and of course Komodo Dragons it self. It take 2 (two) hours trek. Return to boat and overnight on board. The captain and guide will decide whether anchor in Loh Buaya or sail directly to Kalong on Komodo island. Dinner and overnight on board [Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner]

Day 02  RINCA / KALONG - KOMODO - LABUAN BAJO - RUTENG
In the morning set the sail to Komodo passing through narrow straits with strong current. Arrive in Komodo follow the trail to reach Banunggulung - the former feeding place to see Komodo Dragons and other wild life. It is about 2 [two] km one way walking. Return to boat then sailing to Labuan Bajo with stop at Pantai Merah - Pink colored sand Beach. Enjoying the beautiful coral garden, swimming, snorkeling or just relax on the beach. Lunch served on board. Upon arrival in Labuan Bajo drive directly to Ruteng en route stop at Cara Village to the spider web shaped rice fields are located ( If time permits) Dinner and overnight at Hotel ( Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner ).

Day 03   RUTENG - BAJAWA

Ruteng is a small town in the backbone of Flores and neighbor to the Ruteng Nature Conservation Park where the home of Ngkiong - the endemic singing birds existed. It is worth to visit the Park early in the morning to attend the nature's concert of singing birds ( if no rain and strong winds ). There is a newly popped up volcano of Ranaka 2.300 m above sea level. Take your chance to have closer look. Continue afterwards to Bajawa with beautiful panoramic views and photo stops it will be done. The first stop will be at Mano - spectacular views of rice terraces, Ranamese - a crater lake with cloud forest, Aimere - the home industry of Arak liquor distillation as local daily cash income. Lunch will be provided in Bajawa. In the afternoon visit Wogo - one of big traditional village in Ngada ethnic [Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner]

Day 04  BAJAWA - BENA - RIUNG
After breakfast excursion to Bena passing through huge and gigantic bamboo plantation, panoramic views of Inerie Volcano and take short walk in the vicinity. Arrive in Bena see traditional houses, megalithic tombs, and learn the meaning of Ngadu and Bhaga symbolizing male and female ancestral spirit. Return to Bajawa for having lunch. Drive to Soa with stop in Naru beautiful panoramic views. Arrive in Soa visit Mengeruda - a hot spring. Take a bath or just relaxation. Proceed to Riung for dinner and overnight (Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner).

Day 05  RIUNG - ENDE
There is Nature Conservation Park in Riung mainly to protect under the water ecosystem. Take your chance to explore the islet of shore - known for beautiful coral gardens with white sandy beach. There is an island with unspoiled mangrove forests inhabited by thousands of huge fruits eating bats. Take your chance to explore the park in half day program. Picnic lunch will be provided. Proceed afterward to Ende with stop at Penggajawa beach - where the people collecting blue gravels for inter insular trading. Up on arrival in Ende drive towards Nusbosi until reach the vantage point for the wide-angle view over the Ende town, which is beautifully located on the coastal area fortified by volcanoes. Dinner and overnight at Hotel (Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner)

Day 06  ENDE - KELIMUTU - MAUMERE
It is worth to experience the sunrise at Kelimutu - the three colored crater lakes (start at about 4 o'clock). Once arrive in Kelimutu one will find something like nowhere, incomparable with known told stories - photo or even moving pictures have you been before. Drive then down hill and visit some villages such as Koanara, Ranggase in Jopu area with traditional houses try to comprehend the Lio ethnic daily life and to understand their work of civilization. Such as the typical Lio Houses; some of them are decorated with breast figure as to symbolize the fertility and prosperity. The Lio people also well-known for the Ikat weaving - the tie-dyeing weaving technique. Lunch will be served in Paga Beach. Proceed to Maumere. (Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner)

Day 07  MAUMERE - NEXT DESTINATION
In the morning free program, until the time transfer to the airport for next destination (Breakfast)

REMARK :
• Private Tour daily departure Possible : Start Labuan Bajo Airport / Ending point Maumere Airport
• Services Included :
o Airport transfer in Labuan Bajo and Maumere, Land Transport, Boat charter to Komodo National Park according to choice and Riung, English Speaking Guide and other Languages upon request.
o Accommodation :
* 1st Nite in Rinca : On board according to choice
* 2nd Nite in Ruteng : Dahlia Hotel or similar
* 3rd Nite in Bajawa : Bintang Wisata or Similar
* 4th Nite in Riung : Pondok SVD or similar
* 5th Nite in Ende : Dwi Putra or Similar
* 6th Nite in Maumere : Sea World Club Hotel or Similar
o Meals as per itinerary, Entrance fees as per itinerary, refreshment.
• Services Excluded :
o Conservation Fee in Komodo National Park presently USD 15 / person, Flight Ticket, Local Airport Taxes, Beverages, Guide, Driver, Boat Crews gratuities.