Welcome to Ende

You don't need long to cover Ende's compact and atmospheric centre. Most treat it as a pitstop on the way to elsewhere, but there's some intrigue to its grittiness. The central airport is a useful hub for connections to Labuan Bajo, Kupang (West Timor) and Tambolaka (Sumba).

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$139 Cultural & Theme Tours

KELIMUTU in Two Days

Arrival in ENDE, you will be met by your guide and take Ende sightseeing. Visit Ende morning market and the Exile House of Mr Sukarno - the Indonesian Founding Father - where he was exiled in the colonial era. Then lunch at local restaurant in Ende. Afternoon drive to MONI with some stops and visits en route, such as at Nduaria vegetable market and the traditional village at the hilltop. Accommodation at KELIMUTU CRATER LAKES ECO LODGEVisit KELIMUTU, depart very early in the morning to experience the sunrise from the crater lakes. After enjoying the magnificent nature beauty drive back to Moni or walk downhill at some parts of the road for the villages and rice fields. Before an early lunch visit a village with traditional Lio ethnic house with Lio Backstrap loom ikat weaving. Then return to Ende to catch your flight to the next destination.

$1065 Outdoor Activities

5 Days Flores Kelimutu , Wairebo and Komodo

Day 01 (L/ D) : Ende – Kelimutu – Bajawa Arrive in Ende air port guide pick up and direct driving to mount Kelimutu for three colour lake. Then to Moni for lunch. After lunch continue to Wologai traditional Village to see the traditional house of Endenis. After that to Bajawa and stop at Ende coffee breack, Blue Stones. Arrive in Bajawa stay at Manulalu/ Silverin, dinner and overnight. Day 02 (B) : Bajawa – Dintor/ Denge Distric Breakfast, after breakfast driving to Dintor village and stop at Bena traditional village, Aimere, Ranamese lake and lunch in Ruteng. After lunch continue to Dintor/ Denge for overnight and dinner. Day 03 (B/ L/ D) : Dintor – Waerebo – Labuan Bajo Early morning 05.30 trecking to Warebo village to see the seven Niang tradisional houses of Manggarai. Then back to Dintor, lunch in Dintor. After lunch driving to Labuan Bajo. Arrive in Labuan Bajo direct C/ in at LaPrima Hotel, dinner and overnight. Day 04 (B/ L/ D) : Padar Island – Komodo Island – Pink Beach – Labuan Bajo After breakfas, transfer to harbour for sailing to Padar Island, Komodo Island and Pink Beach by speed boat. Meals for lunch will be prepare by lunch box. Late afternoon you arrive in hotel. Dinner and overnight. Day 05 (B/ L) : Labuan Bajo After breakfast, relax and ready for C/ out. At 10.00 clock city tour to Mirror Cave also lunch and shopping at Exotic Souvenir. Afterwards to airport for flight to next destaination.