Soa hot spring – Ngada regency

Soa hot spring – Ngada regency Soa hot spring is located in the Soa sub-district, about 23.5 km from Bajawa. Soa or Mangeruda hot springs offer you the Florinese highlands at their warmest. visitors often visit Mangeruda hot springs to escape chilly Bajawa and enjoy the warm water that flows from a river under the […]

Belaraghi Village, Ngada Regency

Belaraghi Village, Ngada Regency Belaraghi village located near Aimere, can be reach by trekking from Paukate village for 1 hours to this village. The sixteen beautiful traditional houses stand tidily in two parallel rows in a secluded forest clearing, exuding natural harmony. They are renovated in the traditional Ngada architectural style on a regular basis […]

Riung 17 Islands, Riung Marine Park

Riung 17 Islands, Riung Marine Park The sub-district of Riung, located to the north of Bajawa, is famed for its beautiful coral gardens. The coast and the surrounding area of the town of Riung have become a national conservation area, and were even given the status of a national park and named Pulau Tujuhbelas, or […]

Spiderweb Rice Fields, Lingko Cara, Cancar – Manggarai

Spiderweb Rice Fields, Lingko Cara, Cancar – Manggarai The most amazing view over a number of these fields is offered at Cara Village situated on a small hill 17km west of Ruteng in Cancar. With their round, spider-web structure, these pieces of land are unique eye-catchers in Manggarai. Long before wet-rice cultivation, the ancestors of […]

Liang Bua Cave, Manggarai, Flores island

Liang Bua cave, Manggarai, Flores island With the discovery of Liang Bua Archaeological Site, long-held scientific theories on the evolutionary past of human beings were contested: was there a land connection between mainland Asia or Australia and Flores? Was the isolated island situation responsible for the dwindling size? Did modern human beings cross with the […]

Wae Rebo Village Manggarai, Flores island, Indonesia

Wae Rebo Village Manggarai, Flores island, Indonesia Wae Rebo Village is an old Manggaraian housing, situated in pleasant, isolated mountain scenery. The village offers a unique opportunity to see authentic Manggarai housing and to experience the everyday life of the local community. In Wae Rebo, visitors can see mbaru niang, traditional, circular cone-shaped houses with […]

Tengkulese waterfall, Manggarai, Flores island

Tengkulese waterfall, Manggarai, Flores island Tengkulese Waterfall or Cunca Lega (cunca means ‘waterfall’ in the Manggaraian language) is named after the nearby village. The water drops over two levels with a promising altitude. Surrounded by a lush forest and rice terraces, it can even be spotted from a distance. The waterfall can be reached by […]

Batu Cermin cave, Limestone Cave, Labuan Bajo

Batu Cermin cave, Limestone Cave, Labuan Bajo Batu Cermin cave is set within an impressive prominent rock formation near Labuan Bajo. Through a hole in the cave, rays of light find their way into the cave’s inside walls where they perform a spectacular show of reflected sunlight. This fascinating effect is caused by some slick, […]

Sano Nggoang Lake, West Flores, Indonesia

Sano Nggoang Lake, West Flores, Indonesia Sano Nggoang Crater Lake is located approximately 35km to the east of Labuan Bajo. With a depth of up to 500m, it is said to be among the world’s deepest crater lakes. The lake and an overall surrounding area of 5,500 hectares are proposed to become a protected area […]

Cunca Rami Waterfall, West Flores, Indonesia

Cunca Rami waterfall, West Flores, Indonesia The impressive Cunca Rami waterfall, with its pretty pools that offer a refreshing, natural swimming experience, makes a fantastic day trip from Labuan Bajo. Hiking through small villages and agricultural land, this walk is also a lesson in culture and agriculture. The trail leads you across various villages before […]