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 of 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 coming from Aegela
  16. Wajo traditional village
  17. Coast around Mauponggo
  18. Riverlandscape near Kota Baru (also combined with daytrip from Maumere)
  19. Marapokot harbour
  20. Rii Taa island (1 hour from the harbour)
  21. Ricefields north of Mbay with the 7 palmtrees
  22. Japanese caves near Mbay
  23. Wewo Rowet, strange but beautiful shaped mountain on the right side on the scenic road Mbay-Riung
  24. Riung Marine National Park 17 islands
  25. Watu Mitong, 30 minutes west of Riung
  26. The beautiful Reo river
  27. Sunset in Dampek east of Reo
  28. Mulakoli (starting point for climbing mount Ebulobo; overnight in Boawae)
  29. Jalan tengah, a beautiful road on Flores with views on mount Ebulobo
  30. Batu kodok, a large rock which looks like a frog on jalan tengah
  31. Tutubhada, traditional village in Nagekeo
  32. Bajawa-Riung, road through the dense forest (direct but bad road)
  33. Soa hotsprings
  34. Bena, Gurusina, Tololela, Bela, Langa, Luba and Maghilewa traditional villages (also possible with partly "light" hiking). Gurusina village has burned down almost totally on 13th August 2018 but had been rebuilt again.
  35. Malanage hotspring
  36. Bamboo handicraft, Mr. Markus in Manubhara
  37. Statue of Mother Maria in the mountains and view on the valley
  38. Wogo traditional village
  39. Wolobobo hill, view on Inerie volcano and the valley around the mountain
  40. Wawo Muda, hike to brown red coloured lake
  41. Ogi waterfall
  42. Market Bobou in Bajawa
  43. Coffee plantation
  44. Trekking Inerie volcano 8 hours up and down or a 2-day trekking
  45. Trekking Bajawa to Belaraghi (traditional village, possibility to overnight 6 to 8 hours)
  46. Watu Nariwowo trekking (start from langa village) short trekking
  47. Area northeast of Bajawa
  48. Belaraghi (traditional village, by car via Aimere or with trekking 6 to 8 hours from Bajawa, see above)
  49. Trekking downhill Belaraghi to Paukate 1,5 hours on route to or from Ruteng
  50. Arrack farm in Aimere
  51. Mbalata beach
  52. Watu Cepi Beach
  53. Danau Ranamese (lake)