KF 09: Komodo Flores Riung Adventure 7 Days / 6 Nights
Day 1: Bali – Labuan Bajo – Rinca Island
Pick up service at your hotel in Bali then transfer to the airport for your flight to Labuan Bajo in West Flores. Upon arrival meeting then transfer to the pier of Labuan Bajo, and aboard the boat crossing to Rinca Island approximately 2.5 hours. Lunch on boat. Arrive in Rinca island start your trekking, walking through the typical dry forest to see the Komodo Dragons in their natural habitat. On the way you may see other wild life. Keep your look at any directions as sometime you will also find young komodo dragon on the trees. A local ranger will lead you through this natural preservation. Dinner and Overnight on boat (Sleep in cabin). (Lunch, Dinner)
Day 2: Rinca Island – Komodo Island – Labuan Bajo – Ruteng
Breakfast on boat and leave Rinca to Komodo island. Arrive in Komodo island, start your trekking, walking through the typical dry forest to explore the island of Komodo Dragons. On the way you may see other wild life. A local ranger will lead you through this natural preservation. Back to the boat and proceed to Pink Beach, a beautiful beach where you can enjoy swimming and snorkeling at the beautiful under water ecosystem. Lunch served on boat. Return to Labuan Bajo in the afternoon. Proceed to Ruteng, approximately 4 hours drive. If time permitted, on the way stop at Lembor irrigation area. Arrive in Ruteng in the early evening. Dinner and overnight. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 3: Ruteng – Bajawa
Early morning take a fresh walk up to Golocuru hill to enjoy the panoramic view of Ranaka mountain, the highest peak on the island lines in the background of Ruteng town. Breakfast at hotel. Continue the trip to Bajawa, on the way stop at Ranamese lake, Aimere for the process of palm wine, Bena traditional village of Ngada Tribe. Bena is beautifully settled in the volcanic mountainous area. Lunch provided. Arrive in Bajawa, dinner and overnight. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 4: Bajawa – Riung Marine Park
After breakfast, visiting Soa natural hot spring, continue the trip to Riung approximately 2.5 hours drive. Arrive in Riung, check in to hotel and transfer to the pier of Riung for a boat trip to Riung Marine Park. Lunch provided. Enjoy snorkeling, swimming or relaxing on white sandy beach of Rutong island. Sail to Ontoloe island, see myriads of bat colony hanging over mangroves trees. Dinner and overnight at hotel. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 5: Riung – Ende – Moni
After breakfast, continue the trip to Penggajawa to see the Blue stone beach. Proceed to Ende via Nuabosi, offers wonderful view of the town and Ende bay. Lunch at local restaurant. Afterward drive to Moni. Dinner and overnight stay. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 6: Moni – Kelimutu – Maumere
Early morning at 04.00 drive up to the Three Colored Lakes of Kelimutu, one of the most spectacular and mysterious sight in Indonesian. The lakes lie at 1,400 meters above sea level in the volcanic craters of Kelimutu. The lakes change color suddenly. After admiring the nature wonder, return to the hotel for breakfast. Then continue to Maumere. On the way stop at Lio hill tribes of Jopu and Ranggase, offers fine Ikat weaving, then Wolowaru village. Lunch will be served at local restaurant in Paga beach. Arrive in Maumere, transfer to hotel for dinner and overnight stay. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 7: Maumere – Bali
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to the airport for your flight back to Bali. Upon arrival in Bali, we will pick you up then transfer to your hotel. (Breakfast)
Airport transfer, Airline ticket Bali – Labuan Bajo and Maumere – Bali, Land and Sea transport, 1 Night Boat (Sleep in cabin) and 5 Nights Hotel Accommodations, Sightseeing as per itinerary, 6x Lunch, 6x Dinner, 6x Breakfast, Entrance fees, English guide.
Rinca (Boat), Ruteng (Hotel Maria Bersuka Cita or similar), Bajawa (Bintang Wisata Bajawa, Silverin or similar), Riung (Bintang Wisata Riung, Pondok SVD or similar), Moni Flores Sare Inn, Maumere (Hotel Geliting, Hotel Sea World Club or similar)
Personal Expenses, Airport Porter, Excess Baggage charge, Travel Insurance, Beverages, Phone Call, Laundry, Tips, Gratuities, etc.
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, Handycam or camera fee, beverages, etc.