Central Flores comprises the regencies of (kabupaten) of Ende, Nagekeo, Ngada and Manggarai Timur.

See & do in the central part of Flores


  1. Kelimutu NP, the three coloured lakes which are changing from time to time
  2. Jopu Ranggase traditional house Woloara

  3. Waturaka village
  4. Waterfalls

  5. Wologai, traditional village
  6. Detusoko ricefields
  7. Rock with mark "Floresweg" (Trans Flores Road, made by the Dutch in 1925)
  8. Former house of Soekarno 1st president of Indonesia in Ende
  9. Coast east from Ende
  10. Wolotopo traditional village
  11. Grilled fish at the seaside in Ende (Pantai Ria)
  12. Sunset in Ende
  13. Great views along the coastline Ende to Nangapanda
  14. Penggajawa, blue stone beach near Nangapanda
  15. Great views on Mbay 6 km before Mbay
  16. Wajo traditional village
  17. Coast around Mauponggo
  18. Marapokot harbour
  19. Rii Taa island (1 hour from the harbour)
  20. Ricefields north of Mbay
  21. Japanese caves near Mbay
  22. Wewo Rowet, strange but beautiful shaped mountain on the right side on the scenic road Mbay-Riung
  23. Riung Marine National Park 17 islands
  24. North coast west of Riung to Pota
  25. The beautiful Reo river
  26. Sunset in Dampek east of Reo
  27. Mulakoli (starting point for climbing mount Ebulobo; overnight in Boawae)
  28. Jalan tengah, a beautiful road on Flores with views on mount Ebulobo
  29. Batu kodok, a large rock which looks like a frog on jalan tengah
  30. Tutubhada, traditional village in Nagekeo
  31. Bajawa-Riung, road through the dense forest (direct but bad road)
  32. Soa hotsprings
  33. Bena, Gurusina, Tololela, Bela, Langa, Luba (traditional villages, also possible with partly "light" hiking). Gurusina village has burned down almost totally on 13th August 2018
  34. Malanage hotspring
  35. Statue of Mother Maria in the mountains and view on the valley
  36. Wogo traditional village
  37. Wolobobo hill, view on mount Inerie and the valley around the mountain
  38. Wawo Muda, brown red coloured lake
  39. Ogi waterfall
  40. Market Bajawa
  41. Trekking mount Inerie 8 hours up and down or a 2 day trekking
  42. Trekking Bajawa to Belaraghi (traditional village, possibility to overnight 6 to 8 hours)
  43. Area northeast of Bajawa
  44. Belaraghi (traditional village, by car via Aimere or with trekking 6 to 8 hours from Bajawa, see above)
  45. Trekking downhill Belaraghi to Paukate 1,5 hours on route to or from Ruteng
  46. Arrack farm in Aimere
  47. Mbalata beach
  48. Watu Cepi Beach
  49. Danau Ranamese (lake)