The volcano Kelimutu (Kelimutu) height 1639 meters, located on the Indonesian island of Flores, known for crater lakes, from time to time changes color. Natural reservoirs in which are dissolved various minerals that change color every few years, becoming turquoise, red, brown, green or black. While colour transitions occur independently from each other, which strengthens the faith of the locals in the supernatural origin. According to ancient myth, in the lakes of Kelimutu find peace and shelter the souls of the dead.
Tourist route along the crater Kelimutu on Flores island, Indonesia // Baktiar. Flickr
Overnight in the village of Moni (Moni) closest to the Kelimutu crater locality, you should book in advance, especially during peak dates (July and August). The guest house, as a rule, arrange shuttles to the lakes for an additional fee. To see the sunrise on the volcano, to leave Moni stands no later than four in the morning. This is the best time for visitation is not so much because the sun-drenched spectacular scenery, but because of the weather conditions: in the afternoon the lake is often hidden by dense fog. For walking, you should choose warm and good protection from wind clothes and take a torch, water and snacks. However, early in the morning the locals on the trail, preparing tea and coffee Continue reading
3 – 10 day
Breakfast. Free time for relaxing on the sea. The opportunity to order additional excursions.
For guests in hotels 4-5* – as a gift – a tour to Kintamani!
The tour to “Kintamani tour” .
We offer You to visit Balinese handicraft villages: Celuk – village famous for its gold and silver ornaments, pearls and precious stones, collected from around the world; Mac amazing place of wood carving;
Batubulan – Balinese community of masters painting on fabric (batik); Ubud – the artistic and cultural center of the island.
On the way to Kintamani we will stop at the cliff, which offers a picturesque view of the famous rice terraces . In the mountain resort of Kintamani we will have lunch in a restaurant with majestic views of volcano Batur, at the foot of which poured the largest volcanic lake in Bali. On the way back we will visit the Botanical garden, where they grow coffee and cocoa .
Excursion “the Klungkung – Besakih”: Your attention is invited to journey to the East of the island. We will visit the city Henir, where you can see a demonstration of the skill of local weavers.
In the town of Klungkung we are waiting for the inspection “of Kertagosa” hall of justice, surrounded by a pond.
The restaurant “Bukit Jambul” You will lunch overlooking the beautiful terraced rice fields. And finally, Continue reading