Flores and Komodo Island
The name Flores derived from Portuguese word means flowers. It’s a very beautiful island, just like a flower. You will find the authentic part of the country, luxury nature, and beautiful beaches with white sand. The western port is Labuhan Bajo, the entrance to the Komodo National Park where you can find the endemic prehistoric animal of Indonesia, The Dragon of Komodo.
Flores is a principal island of the Nusa Tenggara Timur archipelago. It’s a small island of 350 km long, located at the east of Komodo island and west of Lembata island, northwest of Timor and south of Sulawesi. It’s a really magnificent island: Beautiful volcanic lake, Kelimutu; beautiful rice field in form of spider web; beautiful traditional village of Bena and Wae Rebo; Beautiful isles, and of course the endemic animal, Komodo.
For you who like adventure, you can sleep in less comfortable hotel to reach the nature and culture of Flores Komodo. We could propose you a program for 7-10 days of discovery of the island and the sea.
Cruise in Flores
You have the possibility to discover the Flores and Komodo Archipelago by cruise in standard and luxury category. You can stay 3-5 days in the west part of Flores and Komodo while visiting the island of Komodo. You can cruise from Labuhanbajo – Rinca – Komodo – Sumba – Lombok for 7 days.
How to get to Flores-Komodo ?
Flores is a small island. To get to Flores you have to pass by Denpasar, Bali. You could go directly to Labuhan Bajo if you want to go to Komodo Island. Another option, if you want to go to lake Kelimutu, you can pass by Ende. You can also pass an island in arrival in Maumere and transfer to Labuhan Bajo.
It’s Garuda and Lion Air/Wings Air that serves flight to Flores.
Destinations of Flores & Komodo Island