adventure into the nature and explore flores island on flores overland tours. flores is one of the lesser sundas located in the east nusa tenggara province. flying into the island from bali is now served on regular flights. the flores overland tours give more chance to travelers to get intouch with the local people while enjoying the beauty of its nature. start the adventure travel of flores overland tours from labuan bajo on the western part and ending up in maumere on the top of east flores.
day 01 arrival labuan bajo
your overland begins with your arrival at labuan bajo airport where you will meet a representative for the transfer to hotel which will be your accommodation. the first afternoon begins with a guided tour of labuan bajo’s areas of interest.
day 02 labuan bajo – ruteng
your second day begins bright and early with breakfast at the golo hilltop hotel and then exploration of the unique tribes of flores including the bajawa, sikka, lio and mangarai. then a short journey to ruteng reveals the small quiet capital city of manggarai regency, the location of the mangarainese tribe, which is the main tribe of the island. on route excursions are made at lembor and cancar offering fantastic panoramic views of the beautiful landscapes of this paradisiacal location. your next hotel of reside is the hotel dahlia (or equivalent) where you can experience the traditional manggarainese village and observe the beautiful and interesting culture and architecture of the area before retiring. overnight at hotel.
day 03 ruteng – bajawa
day three begins on the road from ruteng to bajawa after breakfast, this small town is the capital of the nagada regency with local tribes. visits today include the “ranamese” lake and an incredible view of the active volcano mt. inerie where you enjoy your lunch. when arriving in bajawa dance performances and the ‘suling’ bamboo flute concert will great you proving excellent entertainment before you turn in to hotel for overnight.
day 04 bajawa – bena – riung
after visiting the traditional villages and the bajawa tribes you will experience bena, a megalithic thatched hut village frozen in time exhibiting the ancestral sprits and traditional way of tribe life. passing more breathtaking views we then head north to soa where more traditional and unique villages await and on to mengeruda to experience the amazing hot springs before returning to hotel for overnight.
day 05 riung – moni
the fifth day cruises up to detusoko threw more sensational valley views and stops at wogo and boawae and then after lunch the onekore village where ikat hand weaving is displayed. from here continue to missionary guesthouses st. franciskus after witnessing these diverse cultures and landscapes. on the sixth morning a 5.30 start begins with a journey to the kelimutu volcano to see the coloured lakes and then by foot travel 127 steps to the green blue and black lakes. overnight at hotel.
day 06 moni – maumere
the penultimate day is a decent to moni village where clothes are hand woven and the famous lionese houses of kowanara. lunch today is on paga beach before proceeding to maumere with stop to witness any gatherings or interesting events. flores sao resort or sea world club provides accommodation for this night.dinner and overnight at hotel
day 07 maumere – departure
the final day is a simple transfer after breakfast to the airport from where you will depart and head to your next location. this incredible journey takes you through the most interesting beautiful areas of flores including volcanoes, the coloured lakes and a number of notable diverse villages with all accommodation of a good standard for the extremely reasonable price
Included in the service
- land transport to the destination
- airport transver in & out
- all permits ,donation & intrance fee
- englis speaking guide .
Not in cluded in the service
- accomodation during the tour
- meals during the tour
- domestic airfares ,air portax,extra baggage and airport porter
- all services which are not mentioned i the itinerary
- laundry and telecommunication service
- extra meals and beverage ,
- all personal expenditure (ie ,tipping ,travel insurance )
- all kinds of expenditures in cure due to flight cancelations / delays or due to other causes beyond our control