Duration: 6 days
Price: USD 685 per person, excluding air to/from Flores
This trip combines the excitement of trekking to some of the most remote areas and villages in the world along with a face-to-face encounter with the legendary Komodo Dragon. Few people have met with these villages located high in the mountains of Flores and seeing them will provide a great experience in meeting these wonderful people. This, combined with unforgettable time spent with the Komodo Dragon will make this a trip to remember.
Day 01 Denpasar – Labuan Bajo – Denge
Arrival at Komodo Airport in Labuan Bajo in west Flores, where you will meet our guide and transfer to a local restaurant for lunch. After lunch, we will drive for 5 hours to Denge village located on Flores Island. Dinner and overnight at Denge Homestay Pak Belasius or Marten Lodge
Day 02 Denge – Wae Rebo Village
After a light breakfast, we will trek to Wae Rebo Village, which takes around four hours hiking through the beautiful Flores surrounds. Our destination is the authentic Manggaraian houses which are located about 1100m above sea level in the middle of the mountains. There are seven traditional houses built in the same form of which six are for the local people and one extra house for the children. In Wae Rebo village, the visitors can see these houses with 5 story roofs, which the top four are mainly used for storage and the bottom floor is used for living. Arrive at noon in the village, lunch at the village and in the afternoon keep in contact with the locals and walking around the village. Dinner and stay overnight in a provided local house.
Day 03 Wae Rebo – Denge – Dintor – Labuan Bajo
After breakfast, we trek back down to Denge Village where lunch will be provided. After lunch, we will drive back to Labuan Bajo. Dinner and stay overnight at Puri Sari Beach Hotel or in similar accommodation.
Day04 Labuan Bajo – Rinca Island – Komodo Island
We will depart the hotel in the early morning and go by boat to visit the first island inhabited by the Komodo Dragon called Rinca. After 2 hours of sailing we arrive at Rinca and start your trek. We will be walking through the typical dry forest to explore the Island of Komodo dragon and while trekking you have a chance to see the last giant lizard on the planet and other wild animals like the wild buffalo, long-tailed macaque and wild boars. The landscape from Rinca Island is also rewarding see how the local terrain can support this unique way of life. We return to the boat and proceed to Kambing Island for swimming and snorkeling. Afternoon proceed to Komodo Island. Excellent local dinner and overnight on the house boat.
Day 05 Komodo Village – Komodo trekking-Pink beach – Labuan Bajo
In the morning after breakfast, we will visit Komodo village and explore their daily life. It is rewarding to meet with the locals and they are very happy to allow you to take pictures (ask them first please). Afterward we continue to Loh Liang for doing a 2 hour trek that provides another chance to see the dragon and other wild animals, such as the Timor deer, wild boars and numerous birds. We return to the boat and proceed to Pink beach for swimming, snorkeling in the clear sea water. In the afternoon, we sail back to Labuan Bajo. Dinner and overnight at Puri Sari Beach Hotel or Golo hilltop hotel.
Day 06 Labuan Bajo – Denpasar
After breakfast take a morning excursion to Batu Cermin (mirror stone cave). Then transfer to airport to catch the flight leaving for Denpasar
Price Included :
- Meals during the trip.
- English/German speaking guide
- Boat as per itinerary
- AC coach Transfers
- Soft drinks
Price Does Not Include:
- Flight from/to Denpasar by Garuda Indonesia,Nam Air or Lion Air.
Approx. roundtrip ticket price: USD 240
- Airport tax Denpasar IDR 40.000 Labuanbajo IDR 11.000
- Masker and fins rental for snorkeling
- Porter fee, personal expenses and Tipping
What to Bring :
- Sun screen and insect repellent
- Tracking shoes
- Maskers and fins for snorkeling
- Towel and swimming suite
Tour Program: Waerebo Village and komodo Trekk (6D/5N)