Welcome to Flores


The island is a cacophony of smells, swinging between coffee roasting in the hills, clove cigarettes, exhaust fumes and the unmistakable scent of the ocean. In the west, Labuan Bajo is a booming tourist town combining tropical beauty with nearby attractions such as Komodo National Park, superb dive spots and white-sand islands.

The east is attracting an ever-greater number of travellers chasing smouldering volcanoes, emerald rice terraces, prehistoric riddles, exotic cultures, hot springs and hidden beaches. Away from the port towns most people are nominally Catholic. Many more are part of cultures dating back centuries, living in traditional villages seemingly unchanged in millennia.


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$470 Cultural & Theme Tours

Mirador by Air

Every day at 8:30 departing from Flores international airport. After taking off you will fly 26 minutes to Mirador about 500 feet above the jungle and lake of the region enjoying the views and explanations. Once landed in Mirador about 9:00am we start a guided tour to know more about the Mayan history, and for shure! climbing the massive pyramids. I provide you water and boxed lunch for the day. In Mirador we don't have mosquitos, don't worry, but if you think one or two of them are too much, bring bugspray, what is very important is a good sunscreen and walking shoes. We have lunch up on top of the tallest piramid 237feet tall enjoying just an amazing view. Back to the helicopter about 3:00pm to land back in Flores about 3:30 to 4:00pm.

$70 Private & Custom Tours

Tikal Full day Archaetour

8:00am to 8:30am Departure from your Hotel in Flores or the Flores airport to Tikal. In case of needing something extra stop along the way.9:00am to 9:30am Arrival to Tikal. Stoping twice at he park gates to show your park fees and the rangers will bring you bacelets before letting you go in.9:00am to 2:00pm Tour in the site. Visiting the most impresive estructures. Temple I, II at the Main Plaza, The tallest Temple IV, the second tallest Temple V, Seven Temples Square and The Lost World's Square.Through the history of humanity one of the most outstanding civilizations is that of the Maya group (B.C 2, 000 - A.D 1,697).The Chol group, an agriculture society belonging to the Mayan civilization, settled at the site currently called Tikal arround BC 700 until AD 1, 200 they building along hundreds of years one of the most important cities of the Mayan Lowlands at the Mesoamerican region now located in the northern side of Guatemala2:00pm to 3:00pm Lunch time. The lunch will be preordered in one of the restaurants of the site before the tour around. Please take care of informing of any special condition.3:00pm Back to Flores once the walking around the site is over.

$1832.27 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Unmapped 10-day lux-adventure tour to Bali & Komodo

ItineraryDay 1: Welcome to Indonesia!Stop At: Seminyak Beach, Seminyak, Kuta District, BaliYour Bali and Komodo adventure starts here! Upon arrival at Bali’s Ngurah Rai International Airport, you will be met by your guide and transferred the short distance to Seminyak, Bali’s stylish and eclectic beach-side town. Depending on the time you arrive, you’ll have chance to chill by the pool, take a wonder down to the beach or sip a coconut and take in the atmosphere.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Seminyak Village, Seminyak, Kuta District, BaliThis evening, we’ll meet at reception and head to a nearby beachfront restaurant for our first dinner together. We’ll have chance to get to know each other over delicious Balinese cuisine.Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at 5-star hotelDay 2: Unwind in UbudStop At: Sebatu, Tegalalang, Gianyar Regency, BaliAfter a healthy and hearty breakfast, we’ll journey towards Ubud where we’ll kick off our day with a purification ritual. We’ll make our way to the quieter and lesser-known temple of Sebatu, where after leaving an offering at the temple, you’ll have the option of submerging yourself in the cool waters to wash away your sins, Balinese style.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Tegalalang Rice Terrace, Ubud, Gianyar Regency, BaliNext, we’re off to Bali’s famed rice terraces, but rather than exploring with hordes of other tourists, we’ll go off the beaten path to an area where we’ll take in the beauty and serenity of the terraces, minus the crowds.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Ubud Yoga House, Ubud, Gianyar Regency, BaliWe’ll finish off the day with one of Ubud’s most popular activities – yoga! We’ll be taken through a series of poses to stretch out the muscles and clear the mind. You’ll sleep well tonight!Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight at 5-star hotelDay 3: Cooking up a stormStop At: Ubud MarketThis morning, it’s time to embark on a culinary adventure, unlocking the secrets of authentic Balinese cooking. First, we’ll visit a local market to browse the stalls and haggle for the ingredients we need for our culinary creation. Then, we’ll visit a local family house with a garden kitchen to cook up a feast. Yum! We’ll get to know other better as we sit down and devour our creation. Duration: 4 hoursStop At: Ubud Traditional Art Market, Ubud, Gianyar Regency, BaliThe rest of the afternoon is yours to explore Ubud. Enjoy a massage, watch the world go by in one of the cute coffee shops or chill out by the pool at our boutique hideaway. Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • LunchAccommodation included: Overnight at 5-star hotelDay 4: Peddling through paddiesStop At: Ubud Kajeng Rice Fields Walk, Ubud, Gianyar Regency, BaliFill up on breakfast this morning as we’re off on a two-wheeled adventure today. Led by our guide, we’ll cycle out of town and through the surrounding villages. We’ll explore the real Bali as we peddle through quiet backroads, lush forests, rice paddies and say hello to friendly locals. The route is mainly downhill and we’ll make plenty of stops along the way to explain what you're seeing – whether it’s learning how vanilla or tapioca is grown or joining a local ceremony.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Kintamani Plateau, Kintamani, Bangli, BaliAfterwards, we'll hop into our minibus and drive to our next destination, Kintamani, where we’ll check into our hotel overlooking Batur lake.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Lake Batur (Danau Batur), Kintamani, Bangli, BaliTonight, we’ll meet for a group dinner with mountain views and then head to bed early as we have an early start tomorrow.Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at 5-star hotelDay 5: Spectacular sunriseStop At: Mount Batur, Kintamani, Bangli, BaliWakey wakey! Today we’ll need to get up at around 2.30am as we’re hiking to the top of Mount Batur to see the sun come up. But, don’t worry, we’ll have a quick cup of coffee waiting for you before we set off.It will take two to three hours to reach the summit and the hike is challenging in parts, but we’ll help each other out along the way. It can be a little chilly at the top, so bring a jumper to put on as we wait for the spectacular sunrise over the volcanic caldera.Duration: 4 hoursStop At: Batur Natural Hotspring, BaliAfter sunrise, we’ll take a different route back to the hotel where we’ll enjoy a breakfast of champions. After all that activity, our next stop today will be natural hot springs. Here we’ll relax and soak our tired muscles in a series of hot and cold pools. There’s also a stunning infinity pool overlooking Batur lake and Mount Batur itself. We’ll have time to relax and catch some rays before we have lunch and continue our journeyDuration: 3 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • LunchAccommodation included: Overnight at 5-star hotelDay 6: Flying to FloresStop At: Flores InternationalAfter breakfast today we’re catching a flight to Flores to start our Komodo dragon adventure.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Flores JayaIt’s been a busy few days, so on arrival in Flores, we’ll check in and then the rest of the day is yours to chill out by the pool and enjoy a few cocktails before we meet for dinner in the evening.Duration: 4 minutesMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at 5-star hotelDay 7: Enter the dragonStop At: Komodo National Park, Komodo National Park, Komodo, East Nusa TenggaraToday it’s all about the dragons as we jump aboard our private chartered boat and sail into Komodo National Park. Our first stop is Komodo Island where we will be accompanied by a ranger as we walk around the island looking for these legendary animals. Whilst sightings are never guaranteed as Komodo dragons live here in the wild, there’s a good chance we’ll see one. But, also keep your eyes peeled for water buffalo, monkeys and birds who also call this island home.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Pink Beach, Komodo, East Nusa TenggaraAfter Komodo, we’ll hop back in the boat and make our way to Pink Beach where off-shore coral has given the sand its striking colour, Here we'll get out some mats and set up for an Indonesian-style picnic for lunch. There’ll also be time to relax on the beach, take a dip in the beautiful crystal-clear water and snorkel to see the colorful coral reefs.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Komodo Island, Komodo National Park, Komodo, East Nusa TenggaraOur final stop of the day is Manta Beach and if we are lucky we will get to snorkel with enormous manta rays from the deck of the boat. Afterwards, we'll head back to our resort where a hammock and beer will seem like the best way to end the day.Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • LunchAccommodation included: Overnight at 5-star hotelDay 8: Island hiking and beach BBQsStop At: Komodo National Park, Komodo National Park, Komodo, East Nusa TenggaraToday will be our second voyage out to sea to explore more of Komodo National Park. Our first destination is the stunning Kelor Island where you can relax on white sand beaches and enjoy the calm turquoise waters. Then, we’ll step up the pace by visiting Rinca Island which will give us the opportunity to get up close to enormous Komodo dragons. We’ll join a ranger for a trek around the island’s jagged hills and mangroves in search of these incredible creatures.Duration: 4 hoursStop At: Padar Island, Labuan Bajo, Flores, East Nusa TenggaraLunch today will be served onboard our private vessel as we make our way towards Padar Island for our next adventure. We’ll hike to the top of one of the islands many hills to take in the sweeping panoramic views. It’s a challenging walk to the top, but the views are absolutely worth it.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Komodo Island, Komodo National Park, Komodo, East Nusa TenggaraOur final destination for today is Sture Island where we will sit down to enjoy the last rays of the sun over a BBQ dinner – it doesn’t get much better than this. Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at 5-star hotelDay 9: Back to BaliStop At: Seminyak Village, Seminyak, Kuta District, BaliToday we leave Flores and jump on a flight back to Bali, where our epic journey began. Enjoy some time shopping for souvenirs before we head out for our last group dinner together to share our favourite parts of the trip. Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at 5-star hotelDay 10: So long, Indonesia!Stop At: Ngurah Rai International AirportIt’s time to say "goodbye"to Indonesia and “see you soon” to your new found travel buddies. We hope to see you on another Unmapped adventure soon!Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$57 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

TOUR PETEN ITZA LAKE HALF DAY

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Parque CentralKnowing the surroundings of the Island of Flores; Flores Island is located in Peten one hour south of Tikal. It is surrounded by the third biggest lake in Guatemala, Lake Peten Itza.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Embarcadeo a San Miguelfollowed by a Boat trip to San MiguelDuration: 1 hourStop At: Zoologico PetencitoThe tour also includes a climb to the King Kanek lookout, you will also experience a visit Petencito Zoo, also our guide will take you trough the history of the ancient Mayan city of Tayasal and a nice tour.Duration: 1 hour

$169 Outdoor Activities

TOUR LA PASION RIVER AND CEIBAL

Our tour will start at Flores, Petén,  at 8:00 am. Towards  Sayaxche direction to a special site to aboard the boat that will take you to La Pasion River Tour, and experience the nature from its peaceful waters.Next we will visit Ceibal Archeological site,  It consists of three groups of monumental structures, including plazas, pyramids, carved stone monuments, elite residences, and a ball court. The carved decoration at Ceibal is considered among the most beautiful in the Maya region, and includes a hieroglyphic stairway, stelae, and altars; we will return to Flores at 5:00 pm at the same start point place in Flores, Petén.

$169 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

TOUR PETEXBATUN LAGOON AND AGUATECA

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Ramada Tikal Isla de Flores HotelWe will visit Petexbatun Lagoon and  Aguateca Archeological Site; It is near Sayaxché,in the small villages of Tamarindo and Tamarindito; A boat tour trough Petexbatun's calm and clear waters;In Aguateca you will experience a walk into a Maya site located in northern Guatemala's Petexbatun Basin, Its center consisted on the Palace Group, which was probably a royal residential compound, and a Main Plaza. The center was occupied from about 200 B.C. until about 800 A.D., when the city was attacked and ransacked.Duration: 9 hours