7 Days 6 Nights Komodo Leisure Cruise, Rangko Cave And Wae Rebo Village

Komodo Leisure Cruise
 
Day 1 – Arrival into Labuan Bajo, Goa Rangko

Upon arrival into Labuan Bajo, you will be met by BIH representative then transferred to your hotel. Check into your room and take some time to freshen up before commencing your trip to Rangko Cave. You will be transferred to a small village where you will take a traditional boat to Rangko Cave area. The boat trip takes approximately 30 minutes away. You will then do a short trek to the cave. Bring wet slippers and swimsuit if you wish to swim in the cave. Afterwards, head back to Labuan Bajo. Overnight in Labuan Bajo.

A view of a stalactite cave with water. The girl is sitting in a quarry and is going for a swim. Rangko Cave | Bespoke Indonesia Holiday.
You can swim in a secret natural pool in Rangko Cave | Bespoke Indonesia Holiday
Day 2 – Rinca Island, Padar Island, Kalong Island

After checking out, you will be privately transferred to the harbor where you will embark your boat. Once you get on the boat, you will be given a short briefing and room allocation. Your first destination is Rinca Island where you will see the Komodo dragon. Rinca Island is one of two habitats for Komodo Dragons and is one of three biggest islands in Komodo National park around 198 km2. Here you’ll be led by a local guide (ranger ) for a 1-3 hour trekking to see the topmost predator Komodo dragons and other wildlife such as long tailed macaque, wild horses, orange-footed scrub fowls, fulvous breasted woodpeckers, wild pigs, wild buffaloes, wild dogs, and so on. Rinca Island is not only well known for its Komodo dragon and other wildlife, but also for its breathtaking scenery.

Head back to the boat and have some lunch before heading to the next destination, Padar Island. Besides the incredible underwater life, the sceneries above the surface are equally breathtaking. The great rocks beautifully shaped isle amidst the bright blue sky and clear blue water is absolutely some of the most spectacular sceneries you have ever seen. Overlooking areas surrounding and down the hill, it seems that the Mother Earth painted its finest artwork offering a sight or paradise. Continue on to Kalong Island where the boat will anchor for the night. Admire the spectacular view of the bats flying from their nest under the golden sunset. Enjoy a relaxed dinner and time for yourself to enjoy the remainder evening. Overnight on the boat.

A Komodo Dragon stands in the light grass and stares straight ahead. Komodo Leisure Tour | Bespoke Indonesia Holiday.
You can see the Komodo Dragon, the world’s largest and heaviest reptile in Rinca Island | Bespoke Indonesia Holiday
Day 3 – Pink Beach, Manta Point, Gili Laba

Today is beach day. First destination for the day is pink beach. The unique color of the sand at pink beach makes it one of the most beautiful beaches in Flores. Pink beach also has stunning underwater life. The coral reefs here are colorful which makes it perfect for snorkeling. Next destination is Manta point where manta rays often encountered. That huge marine creature can grow up to 4 meters wide. Though they are huge in size, they are considered as the unharmed sea animal. Close to Manta point there are two beautiful tiny islands with white sand beach. You may stop there and do more snorkeling or swimming. Tonight the boat will anchor at Gili Laba.

In the middle of the picture, a man is wading in the clear beach water. On the right side, a white small boat. The sky is bright blue. Manta Point | Komodo Leisure Cruise | Bespoke Indonesia Holiday.
There are two beautiful small islands near Manta point where you can do more snorkeling or swimming | Bespoke Indonesia
Day 4 – Gili Laba- Kanawa Island

Today you will start as early as 05.30 am for a short hike to see the stunning sunrise from the top of Gili Laba Island. The perfect colorful combination of the bright blue water and crystal clear on the edge, the yellow reddish sunrise, white yellowish sand beach, and wide green savannah make Gili Laba some of the most beautiful island in Indonesia. Enjoy the breathtaking view overlooking the islands surroundings. Afterward you will continue your trip to Kanawa Island. Kanawa is a beautiful tropical island of about 32 hectares and is considered as one of south East Asia’s most idyllic island, fully surrounded by spectacular reef sharks white sand beaches. Have a nice relaxing time on this Island before heading back to Labuan Bajo. Lunch will be served before you head back to Labuan Bajo. Upon disembarking, you will be met by your driver and transferred to your hotel.

The picture shows a view of a sandy island. A small motorboat in front. The water is blue-green. There will be a long pier from the island. Kanawa Island | Komodo Leisure Cruise | Bespoke Indonesia Holiday.
Kanawa is a beautiful tropical island of about 32 hectares and is considered as one of south East Asia’s most idyllic island | Bespoke Indonesia Holiday
Day 5 – Wae Rebo  (Manggaraian Village)

08.00 After breakfast and checking out, you will be met by your guide and taken on a 7-hour drive to trek starting point.  The hike to the impressive Wae Rebo village takes about 2 – 3 hours depending your physical condition and speed. Here you will see the authentic Manggarai housing and have opportunity to experience the everyday life of local community. Wae Rebo is located at 1200m above sea level in between highlands and often covered by cloud. Hence, it is called village on the clouds. It is long way, but it is worth visiting. You will stay at the village for one night, have dinner and breakfast together with the local people and other visitors.

In the picture, a girl with a backpack is standing in front of the village and looking at the buildings with pointed roofs in a semicircle. Green lawn. Mountains in the background. Komodo Leisure Cruise | Manggaraian Village | Bespoke Indonesia Holiday.
The impressive Wae Rebo village | Bespoke Indonesia Holiday
Day 6 – Labuan Bajo

Today you will drive back to Labuan Bajo. On the way back you will visit the famous spider web rice field or Lingko field. This rice field is called spider web rice field due to its shape that looks like spider web. This unique sight can only be found in Ruteng – Flores Island. The entire of Lingko Field is owned and ran by the local community and has traditionally been divided up date back hundreds years ago. The central point was where the ritual offerings and ceremonial were held during the harvesting and planting time. Overnight in Labuan Bajo.

Day 7 – Transfer Out

After breakfast and checking out, you will be privately transferred to the airport, in time for your onward flight.

Includes:

  • Standard ccommodations with breakfasts
  • All transfers in a  private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private cruise on full boar basis (Breakfasts, lunches, dinners, mineral water, tea, coffee, and snacks).
  • Free use of snorkeling equipment
  • All tours as mentioned include entrance fees and service of an English speaking local guide

Excludes:

  • Flight tickets to and out of Flores
  • Accommodation early check-in / check out
  • Alcohol beverages during the cruise
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Personal expenses and all other travel components not mentioned in inclusions above

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