DAY 1 : MAUMERE –HOTEL – KOKA BEACH (L,D)
On arrival at Maumere with your flight at 14.25pm, you will meet our guide and transfer you to your hotel accommodation. Lunch will be provided in Hotel. On the afternoon we will do sightseeing maumere surroundings and drive to Koka Beach in Maumere, This beautiful beach on the south coast of the Sikka district is a favorite place for locals to relax or go fishing in their jukung outriggers. The long and wide white-sand beach is also popular among foreign visitors to pause, have a picnic, and maybe go for a swim.The tall, black rocks interspersed with bright sand provide a very contrasting scene and are ideal objects for photography. Koka Beach is situated about 2.5km from the main road near Wolowiro Village in the Paga sub-district. From Maumere, it takes about 48km; from Wolowaru, about 35km.
Accommodation : Sea word Club beach resort/similar
DAY 2 : MAUMERE -MONI (L,D)
Morning after breakfast departure from your hotel, first visit Ledalero Museum, on the outskirts of Maumere. This museum has an interesting collection of ethnological objects from the region. Ledalero is also the name of a major Catholic Seminary which forms many Florinese priests. Continue your Trip to Sikka Village,very famous for its traditional ikat weaving,then to Paga to enjoy the peacefuls beach. Afternoon; soft trekking to Jopu and Ranggase villages. Dinner and overnight at Ecolodge Hotel.
Accommodation :Christin Lodge – Moni /similar
DAY 2 : MONI– ENDE – RIUNG (B,L,D)
At05.00 AM, we’ll drive up to Kelimutu Volcano to enjoy the beauty of three colored lakes. On the way to Kelimutu Lake, over the sunrise you can see the beauty of man wonderful flora and fauna such as Casuarinatree, Rose wood, Edelweiss, Porcupine, Wild Boar,and “Gerugiwa “birds that rarely seen on other place. Then active people have a legend about Kelimutu Lake. They believed that Kelimutu is the reincarnation of theirfore father’s soul. The ceremony is held annually at three colored lakes to pay respect to theirfore fathers. Before heading to Ende to we will return to the hotel for breakfast and some free time. You will check outfrom the hotel and continue our trip to Ende town. Afterlunch at the one of the authentic Flores cuisine restaurant we will stop at the Bung Karno-The First President of Republic of Indonesia Museum an extradition house during his years of exilein Ende. Ending the day with avisit to Ende beach, the beach has plenty of spectacular blue stones. We proceed to Riung. After check in at a hotel in Riung, our guide will escort you to the local restaurant for dinner.
Accommodation: Pondok SVD-Riung /similar
DAY 3: RIUNG– BAJAWA(B,L,D)
We start our3rd day tour at 07.00AM after guest check out from the hotel. Begin by driving up to port of Riung to start our tour of the“Seventeen Island”. The“Seventeen Island”Sea garden in Riung is located on of the north coast of the Flores Island and is known forits magnificent coral gardens. The “Seventeen Island”Sea garden is anuntouched underwater paradise. The blue waters envelop clusters of paradise a calatolls provides a quiet and peaceful surroundings for multitude of colorful fish. There are 24th islands in total, with plenty of idyllic white sand beaches for swimming, and a multitude of coral species and sea creatures waiting to be explore . Riung Bay has a dry climate and exotic sea life. The beaches and mangrove forests shelter sea creatures like prawns and crabs,as well as monkey sand bats. After spending memorable time at the sea garden with lunch provided and snorkeling for halfday, we’ll continue our trip to Bajawa. We’ll stop at Mengeruda hot spring to enjoy the warm fresh water. Hot spring river located under the shade of coconut trees. The spring water is believed to have curative effect for those suffering from skin conditions. Bajawa town is our last stop for the day ,dinner will be provided and check in at a hotel follows.
Accommodation : Edelweis Hotel-Bajawa/similar
DAY 04 : BAJAWA – RUTENG (B / L / D)
Breakfast at hotel. Visit Boloji or Warusoba traditional village to attend dance performance of Bajawanese followed by “Suling” – cluster of Bamboo flute concert music. Continue overland drive to Ruteng – a cool and small town as the capital city of Manggarai Regency where major Manggarainese tribe dwelt. Stops will be made according to local happening includes Aimere to witness the locals making liquor from palm wine juice. When driving into Ruteng you will certainly notice the red chapels of the Ruteng Cathedral, standing proudly in the town’s central. On arrival direct check into Hotel Sinda. Afternoon visiting Rutengpu’u – Manggarainese traditional village to see their unique slander-shaped houses and be with local people. The traditional village of RutengPu’u, located 4km from Ruteng, is one of the most popular places to see the traditional compang, a round, stone platform surrounded by a circle of stones and traditional houses. The compang is the center of traditional ceremonies and rituals, e.g. for sacrificial offerings. An impressive waringin tree (FicusBenjamina), locally known as a ‘rutang’, once grew in the center of the compang. It is now replaced by a dadap tree. On the east side of the compang, there are two tall traditional houses with spiked roofs.
DAY 05 : RUTENG – LABUAN BAJO – RINCA ISLAND – KALONG (B / L / D)
Breakfast at hotel. Drive overland to Labuan Bajo – the Western tip of Flores Island. On the way stops at Cancar to see the rice field that form like “spider web” and dry hills as the background. Several stops will be made according to local happenings. Labuan Bajo is a little town inhabited by fishermen, lies at the extreme western part of Flores. The town serves as a jumping-off point for the trip to Komodo and nearby islands. On arrival direct transfer to harbour for slowly cruise to nearby Island. Cruise to rinca Island. Lunch on board, about 2 ½ hours sail to Rinca, the island of Komodo Dragon, 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. A local ranger will lead you through this natural preservation. Dinner and overnight on board in Kalong island (Pulau means Island, Kalong means bats) to see thousands. In the late afternoon bats will be flying out from their nest. Lunch on board. Overnight and dinner on boat.
Accommodation:Cabin Boat AC /similar
DAY 6: PADAR ISLAND – PINK BEACH – MANTA POINT – KANAWA ISLAND- LABUAN BAJO
Next morning we will sailing to Padar island, the third largest island in Komodo National Park. It is located in the south central of the park between Komodo and Rinca island. The island is one of the best charming spot of trekking. Those who love photographic this is perhaps the best place for spectacular photos. After exploring Padar island we will visit Pink beach for snorkeling to see amazing underwater life and stunning panoramic surrounding area.Then we will stop by to manta point, if you are lucky you can see and swim with manta rays.
Then we will continue sailing to Kanawa island for snorkeling. After some water activity we will back to Labuan Bajo.
Accommodation:Luwansa Beach Resort /similar
DAY 07 : LABUAN BAJO – MIRROR STONE CAVE – AIRPORT (B)
Breakfast, take a morning excursion to Mirror Stone (BatuCermin) cave and then transfer to the airport for your flight back to Bali. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel.