Things To Do In Flores With Kids?
Vacationing On Flores And Komodo Islands With Kids
See The Komodo Dragons!
See the Komodo dragons in their natural habitat. If visiting Flores and Komodo Islands, this is a MUST! Komodo dragons are endemic to the Indonesian islands of Flores, Gili Motang, Komodo, and Rinca. Don’t miss the opportunity to see these intriguing predators in action. Book a tour with Komodo Mega Tours to see the Komodo dragons.
Komodo Mega Tours, Jl. Mawar, Waebo, Labuan Bajo, Indonesia, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, +62 385 2440044, email@example.com, www.komodomegatours.com
Explore Maumere Bay
Go diving, snorkeling, and exploring at the remote beaches and villages around Maumere Bay. Ankermi Happy Dive Retreat offers various exciting dive tours, including snorkeling trips, trekking excursions, and village visits. You can also enroll in PADI Dive Courses with Ankermi.
Ankermi Happy Dive Retreat, Watumita, Flores, Indonesia, +62 821 477 810 36, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.ankermi-happydive.com
Explore Komodo National Park and 17 Islands Marine Park
Discovery Komodo Adventure has you covered and offers various exciting tour packages around the area. Wander around on Komodo’s Pink Beach and see fascinating large flying fox fruit bats, majestic manta rays, and so much more!
Discovery Komodo Adventure, Jl. Gg. NKRI No. 01, Wae Nahi, Labuan Bajo, Gorontalo, Komodo, West Manggarai Regency, Indonesia, +62 821 4646 8914, email@example.com, www.discoverykomodoadventure.com
Go On A Sunrise Tour
Watch the sunrise above Mount Kelimutu and visit the three coloured lakes in Kelimutu National Park. With Flores Eco Tours you will be able to get up close and personal with Mount Kelimutu and amaze yourself in the wonder of the coloured crater lakes.
Flores Eco Tours, Jl. Frans Nala, Labuan Bajo, Flores, Indonesia, +62 81 708 55155, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.floresecotours.com
Visit The Cunca Wulang Waterfall
You are obliged to pay for an entry ticket and for a local guide to accompany you to the site of this stunning Waterfall, but it’s worth it! From Wersawa Village, a guide will take you on a 4-kilometer trek through dense forest to the Waterfall. The guide will also tell you interesting facts about the culture of the locals.
Cunca Wulang Waterfall, FX3V+XH4, Sano, Nggoang, Pota Wangka, Boleng, West Manggarai Regency, Flores, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
Attend A Traditional ‘Caci Dance’
This authentic Dance involves local women beating traditional musical instruments while local warrior men dance and fight with whips and shields to the rhythm - a dance of war and folk games. Contact Hello Flores Tours to enquire about bookings to experience and watch a Caci Dance performance in Manggarai.
Hello Flores Tours, Jl. Wae Kelambu, Labuan Bajo, Flores, Indonesia, +62 851 5549 9067, email@example.com, www.helloflorestours.com
Experience traditional Manggarai Villages
Trek to Wae Rebo Village and get to see the Spider Rice Field at Cara Village. Go on a fabulous package tour with Komodo Touristic to experience authentic local Manggarai village life.
Komodo Touristic, Jl. Soekarno Hatta, Labuan Bajo, Manggarai East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, +62 85 337 234 202, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.komodotouristic.com
Sample local plates and delicacies
Get ready for a sensory explosion with delicious local cuisine. Dishes and foods are heavily influenced by Chinese and Javanese cuisine, with a dash of Portuguese taste. There are tons of cafes, restaurants, and street-food markets to get your fill of scrumptious local meal options around Flores. Some delicacies to try to include Nasi Bakar Kolo (smoky, tasty rice dish cooked inside a bamboo stalk over charcoal fire), Se’i Sapi (smoked meat dish), Ikan Kuah Asam (tangy, delicious yellow fish soup), and Roti Kompiang (round sesame seed-topped bun). Pay a visit to Artomoro Restaurant and Grill in Labuan Bajo to try the local cuisine.
Artomoro Restaurant and Grill, Jl. Soekarno Hatta, Labuan Bajo, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Flores, Indonesia, +62 811 3823 330, www.artomoro-restaurant.com