Flores Heritage Tour 7D 6N will lead you to the beautiful island of Flores located in Eastern part of Indonesia for 7 days. Flores Heritage Tour 7D 6N will be special because you will have a full day’s opportunity to visit Bajawa, where Bajawa is famous for its culture and customs accompanied by the presence of several hot springs.
DAY 01: MAUMERE – MONI
Meeting service in Maumere then we will visit to Wuring, the Bajonese fishing village. On the way too Moni you’ll visit Museum Ledalero. Here you can see various collections of ikat weaving from different part of Flores Island, various music instruments, and prehistoric animal’s fossils such as stegodon (massive elephant found in Flores). After Ledalero museum, visit Sikka village, the first colony of Portuguese on this region. Lunch at Paga beach. On the way to Moni, you’ll visit Jopu, the Lionese traditional village. Overnight at Moni.
DAY 02: MONI – RIUNG
Early morning will drive to three different color crater lake of Kelimutu as the one of the most mysterious and dramatic sight in the world. Kelimutu was discovered by the Dutch geologist in 1914, and at that time the lakes’s color were “Blue, Red, and white”. Drive back to hotel for having breakfast, then onto Ndu’a Ria “a daily Traditional Fruit Market”, Drive to Ende town with regular stopping at some places for spectacular natural panorama picture. Continue trip to Panggajawa beac to have a relax and see the Blue stone along the beach. Local people collect them to be exported in several countries around Asia for making decoration on any buildings. Drive toward Riung as the North coastal side of Flores. Stop at several places for taking photo such as: Mbay as the flattest town on Flores with nice occean view at the back, beautiful view of Palue isle in the middle of the sea, and amazing panorama of 17 isle marine park. In the afternoon will arrive in Riung for checking in at your chosen hotel.
DAY 03: RIUNG – 17 ISLANDS
Here, you will enter Marine Centre Area. To be survive the 17th Islands with the rich of Each Islands creature, all about, while sandy beach, which clean, unpolution, quiet, nice coral, and the Beautyful panoramic of mangrove with thousands of bats hanging on the leaf (trees) look like friendly, and it’s really amazing and perfectfull. In this trip, snorkeling equipment are included, also the wooden boat for a day(Lunch box will be provided at one of these islands) .Late afternoon, sail return to your hotel, dinner and over night stay.
DAY 04: RIUNG – BAJAWA
Breakfast at hotel, then drive to Bajawa with regular stopping at few places for panorama pictures, then visit So’a hot spring. You can take a bath here if you want. Drive to Bajawa as the home for the real pure natural and cultural region on mainland of Flores. Overnight in hotel in Bajawa.
DAY 05: FULL DAY TRIP ARROUND BAJAWA
Breakfast at hotel, and drive to starting point to make an easy trekking to Wawo Muda volcano as the young active volcano on flores which was the lastest erruption in 2.001. After 3 hours return trek through the dense coffee platation and admiring view surrounding will get back to the town for having lunch. After being Lunch will visit some traditional villages around such as: Luba, Bena, and Gurusina village through so many sort of cash crop plantation along side the road. Stop in foot of Inerie volcano to make a photo of wondering view of sharp conical shape of this volcano which is 2.200 m above sea level. In Ngadha tribe whrere you are going to have full insight about their tradition, culture and life style which most visitors say as the pure culture and nature region throughout the island. Driving back to your hotel for over night.
DAY 06: BAJAWA – RUTENG
After being breakfast at hotel will drive to drive to Aimere south coast as the home of “Local Arack fermentation and distillation process” on Flores from lontar palm juice to become Alcoholic drink or Arack which is about 30 or 40 % its alcohol. Continue trip to Ruteng via Rana Mese lake and then stop at Mano for picturing of beautiful Rice terrace view on the mountain slope. Drive to Ruteng to check in at your chosen hotel. In the afternoon will visit natural cave of Flores Hobbit called Liang Bua.
DAY 07: RUTENG – LABUAN BAJO
After breakfast at the hotel, will visit Golo Curu hill to witness the fantastic view of Ruteng town and rice terraces. Afterward continue trip to “Lodok” Spider’s web rice field as the Division of Land system of Manggarainese. Drive to Labuan Bajo and will stop in several places for picturing of natural panorama, then to Lembor as the largest irrigation area all over in Flores. On arrival in Labuan Bajo will check in at your chosen hotel.