East Flores comprises the regencies (kabupaten) Flores Timur and Sikka


See & do in the eastern part of Flores


  1. Semana Santa, the holy Easternweek from Wednesday before Eastern until Sunday including Good Friday as the peak of the celebration; bookings need to made far in advance, at least 6 months before
  2. Cathedral Rheina Rosari
  3. Chapel Tuan Ana
  4. Trip to Adonara island 1 to 4 days (Kampung Adonara, Watotena Beach, Mekko Beach, Ile Boleng)
  5. Trip to Solor island 1 or 2 days (Lamakera (whales), Portugues fortress in Lohayong, pantai Watohari, beaches in the southern part. A wooden boat leaves from Larantuka at 9 am and back from Podor at 16:00.
  6. Tanjung Bunga, where Flores got it's name from
  7. Lake Asmara, a beautiful lake hidden in the jungle
  8. Pantai Kwuta, beach 6 kilometers (1 hour!) west from lake Asmara
  9. The north-eastern tip of Flores where a brandnew road has been built
  10. Ile Padung (traditional village)
  11. Kawaliwu Beach, also for sunset (good combination with Ile Padung)
  12. Trekking ile Mandiri
  13. Diving and snorkling Larantuka and surroundings
  14. Lewokluok, weaving village; every Thursday or on request
  15. Great views along the coastline with views on Adonara, Solor and Konga
  16. Nobo beach
  17. Detour Nobo to Boru around the twin volcanos Lewotobi Laki2 and Perempuan
  18. Trekking Lewotobi volcano, starting point in Boru
  19. Daytrip to Pembatang island (boats from Nanghale)
  20. Diving and snorkling near Maumere and the islands north of Waigete (Babi island, Pulau Besar), around 30 kms from Maumere
    check this diving website
  21. Wair Nokerua, a beautiful coast also populair for sunset
  22. Ricefields near Magepanda (best from December to August)
  23. Doreng beach at the south coast
  24. Watublapi,  weaving village
  25. Dokar,  weaving village
  26. Alok Market in Maumere

  27. Wuring, muslim village on stilts, 4 kms west of Maumere (but you need to resist the plastic soup)

  28. Nilo hill with statue of Mother Maria with views on Maumere
  29. Sikka, old wooden church and weaving proces
  30. Paga Beach
  31. Koka Beach, the most beautiful beach on Flores with a twin bay