Low Cost Kelimutu Flores travel 4D/3N
Flores Travel outline
Flores is a Portuguese word which means flower. In this tour package you will not only explore the nature but also the culture and unspoiled traditions. First of all you will enjoy an entertainment presented by the villagers at Watublapi hamlet. Furthermore, you may mingle with Flores ladies in a weaving village to get to know the process of “Tie Dyeing” traditional hand weaving. There still many aspects of culture and traditions you may experience in Flores island. Therefore, your next day Flores travel program is to visit the rural villages. The highlight of this adventurous trip is discovering the magical wonder of Kelimutu three colors lake on the top of mount Kelimutu.
Flores travel itinerary :
Day 01 Arrival – Maumere (L,D)
The guide welcomes you at Frans Seda airport. Then we set out on Kelimutu Flores travel covering Watublapi, a remote village around 18 km south east Maumere. It is very popular with its prosperity and rich of tropical plantations and fruits. In this hamlet beside welcoming the foreign guests with traditional dances and folk song, the villagers also host them traditional food and beverage. In addition, We have also occasion to understand more about Ikat Weaving. It is a tie dyeing weaving technique. Afterwards, We provide you with lunch en route. Enjoy your dinner and night at hotel.
Day 02 Maumere – Moni (B,L,D)
After having breakfast at hotel, we start a wonderful journey to explore some remote villages between Maumere and Moni. We will visit Maumere traditional market and Ledalero Museum. Furthermore, we continue driving to Wuring fisherman village. It is very popular for house construction on stilts. Then the guide prepares your lunch at local restaurant. In this trip, you will see and feel the dramatic change in both nature pattern and ethnicity. Furthermore, We go on Kelimutu Flores travel to Wologai traditional village to mingle with the Lio ethnic people. Indeed, it is a good opportunity for the visitors as they will understand the local daily life and their tradition. We will have dinner at hotel in Moni.
Day 03 Moni – Kelimutu – Maumere (B,L,D)
Early morning we prepare for a trip up to the foot hill of mount Kelimutu. From this area we trek up to the peak of the mountain, from where we witness the beauty of Kelimutu three colors lake. Afterwards, we continue the journey to Wologae traditional hamlet. In this village we will see the Lio ethnic’s culture and daily life. Several typical Lio Houses are decorated with breast figure. They believe it as symbol of the fertility and prosperity. Lio people are also famous for the Ikat weaving. Lunch will be served en route. In the afternoon we return to Maumere. Dinner and stay overnight at hotel.
Day 04 Maumere – Next Destination (B)
After having breakfast you may enjoy your free time at hotel. The guide will transfer you to the airport to onward the trip to next destination. End of your wonderful Kelimutu flores travel.