From Lombok to Sumbawa, Komodo, Rinca and Flores Islands Overland Adventures

We have one special offer for this adventure trip from Lombok to Flores island via Sumbawa, Komodo and Rinca islands in 10 days 09 nights, this trip starting from Senggigi Lombok and ending in Maumere of East Flores island.

This trip will takes you to see Sumbawa island overland, stay the night in Sumbawa and Bima, visiting the Komodo dragons in Komodo and Rinca Islands, overland a cross of Flores island while overnight in Labuan Bajo, Bajawa, Moni and Maumere.

Itinerary:

Day 01, SENGGIGI-EAST LOMBOK-SUMBAWA BESAR
Leave Senggigi at 08.00 Am, drive across Lombok island to east Lombok to catch a ferry to Poto Tano, Across to Sumbawa Island will takes 1.5 hours drive, visit Alas harbor, Bungin island and overnight at Tambora hotel or similar ( L.D )

Day 02. SUMBAWA BESAR-BIMA
After breakfast, visit Sumbawa Sultan Palace, drive to Labuan Jambu fishing village, Scenic view of Nangga Tumpu and Salt farm in Bima, overnight at Bima Mantika Guesthouse. ( B.L.D )

Day 03. BIMA-SAPE-LABUAN BAJO
early morning wake up and drive to Sape harbor to catch the ferry to Labuan Bajo, this ferry takes 7 hours across Komodo Islands. Transfer to Bayview Garden Hotel or similar and overnight.

Day 04. LABUAN BAJO-RINCA-KALONG ISLAND-LABUAN BAJO
Early morning transfer to Labuan bajo harbor, by local boat sail to Rinca Island, upon arrive in Rinca Island, Check in at Loh Buaya ranger station. Accompany by Rinca ranger walk up to Wae wull water resources to search for KOMODO DRAGONS which can grew up to 03 meter in length and over 90 Kg in weight.

Also search for Timorensis Deer, Wild water buffaloes, wild horses, Crab eating macaques and Birds. Return to your boat and sail to Kelor island for snorkeling or just beach combing. After snorkeling, visit Kalong island to see millions of FRUIT BATS. Return to Labuan Bajo and overnight at Bayview Garden Hotel or Similar.

DAY 05 : LABUAN BAJO – RUTENG
On arrival at Airport of Labuan Bajo, our guide will meet you then transfer to explore the distinct tribes in Flores Island (Mangarai, Bajawa,  Lio,  Sikka  etc.), Drive overland to Ruteng – a cool and small town as the capital city of Manggarai Regency where major Mangarainese tribe  dwelt.

On the way stops will be made at Lembor and Cancar where you can enjoy the beautiful panorama of rice fields with lush and dry hills as the back ground, and other places according to local happenings. On arrival direct check-in at HOTEL DAHLIA or similar. Onto Ruteng Puu – Manggarainese traditional village to see their unique slander-shaped houses and be with local people. Return to hotel. (B,L,D)

DAY 06 : RUTENG – BAJAWA
Breakfast at hotel Continue drive to the East to Bajawa – another cool and small town as a capital city of Ngada Regency (home of Ngada and Nagekeo tribes). Stops will be made “Ranamese” Lake, and snapshot at magnificent peak of Mt. Inerie – an active volcano and Aimere for having lunch. On arrival at Bajawa drive 2 km to Boloji to attend dance performance of Bajawanese   followed by “Suling”  – cluster of Bamboo flute concert music. Return to BINTANG WISATA HOTEL or Similar for accommodation and meals. (B,L,D)

DAY 07 : BAJAWA
Breakfast at hotel. Explore traditional village of Bajawa tribes. Visit Bena – a megalithic village where people do preserve their ancestral spirits believed and way of life, which can be seen in their “Ngadhu” and “Bhaga”.

That are conical thatched roof huts symbolized their Male and Female ancestral spirits. On the way stop on the slope of Inerie active volcano for taking pictures. Return to Bajawa for Lunch at Local Restaurant. Afternoon drive to the North to Soa sub district to see Masu, Seso and Mude traditional village. Onto Mengeruda – a natural hot spring water for relaxing and taking bath.. Return  to hotel. (B,L,D)

DAY 08 : BAJAWA – MONI
Breakfast at hotel. Continue drive overland for 5 hours to Detusoko (175 km) through scenic road where you can enjoy beautiful panorama of the valley with sea as the background. Stops will be made at Wogo, another traditional Bajawanese village and  Boawae – village of Nagekeo tribes to observe their tradition and culture. Also stop by at PANGGAJAWA blue stone beach before reach the city of Ende.

Ende for having lunch at a local restaurant, Onekore village – the center of  “Ikat” hand-weaving with Endenese typical style. Proceed to Detusoko. Accommodation and meals at Kelimutu Eco Lodge or Similar. (B,L,D)

DAY 09 : DETUSOKO – KELIMUTU – MAUMERE
After an early morning breakfast at 5.30 drive up to Kelimutu  volcano to see the  three colored  lakes. Upon  arrival walk for 1,5 km and then  ascend 127 steps  to top  to view Kelimutu’s green, blue and black lakes. A Dutch Geologist discovered Kelimutu in 1914; at the time the lakes were red,  blue and white.

Descend to Moni village to view beautiful hand woven clothes and to visit Kowanara village famous for its traditional Lionese houses. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Paga Beach. . Proceed to Maumere with several stops made according to local happenings. Accommodation and meals at GADING BEACH HOTEL or Similar. (B,L,D)

DAY 10 : MAUMERE – OUT
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to the Airport to depart for  your next destination. (B)

Rates : Euro 950/person, Minimum 02 person twin share.

Price included:
All accommodation based on twin share
Pick up and transfer from Senggigi and Maumere
All Meals ( Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner )
English Speaking Guide
Rinca Island One Day Tours
AC Vehicle
Refreshment
Village Tours
Entrance Fees
Tours as per itineraries
Komodo National Park Conservation Fees

Price Excluded:
Return air tickets
Alcholic and non alcoholic drinks
Tipping
Laundry
Any personal expenses

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