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Cunca Wulang Waterfall

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Address: Labuan Bajo, Flores 86755, Indonesia

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Nice afternoon to spend time

By renting a motorbike in town , that will save you 450000 Roupies for two. Around 1 hour ride then 15000 Inr for petrol price the entrance to the fall is 75000Inr PP included the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Beaufort, Australia
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Beaufort, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

By renting a motorbike in town , that will save you 450000 Roupies for two. Around 1 hour ride then 15000 Inr for petrol price the entrance to the fall is 75000Inr PP included the guide. No guide no way to find the fall. 1 hour walk each way to the fall, a bit slippery if it is raining just... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I read a few negative reviews before deciding to go and check it out with my family from Labuan Bajo. We grabbed a few bikes and road the 45 minutes through amazing countryside and hills with epic views of Flores. On arrival in what felt like the middle of nowhere the locals were there awaiting a few vistors to show... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Warning, this waterfall is not worth the price, the time, and the trouble to reach it! The two of us ended up paying more than a million rupiahs to the tour agency and the entrance fees and the guide fee (make sure you know how much), hours of riding on a mini mini bus, hours of treking muddy, slippery, and... More 

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Paris, France
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

I heard there is a better one just a little bit further. The water in the river is not really beautiful nor clear and you can not reach the waterfall itself... The trek was really nice though (1h)

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Tilburg, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

It's really easy to find and about 1 hour drive from Labuan Bajo. Follow yhe toad to Rutang and then at some point you see signs for the waterfall to the left which bring you to a 4km road which is not the best road but still easy to ride. Maximus who was working at the tourist office asked us... More 

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Perth,Western Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

We hiked in to Cunca Wulang accompanied by a village guide paying 200,000 rupiah for the service and consider it money well spent! We are always mindful that we hopped on a plane from our country to come and enjoy the differences that another country offers...we have the option to take something for nothing or to be able to be... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Be aware of the village people that offer you to be your guide. One of them tried to cheat us and wanted 200 000 rupiah for guiding 2 people down and up again which took around 2-3 hrs. Normally you should not pay more than 100 000 for one guide. The hike through the jungle is actually quite nice. Unfortunately... More 

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Koror, Palau
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

I went through a lot of reviews on TripAdvisor before I headed for the waterfall. Many ppl complained about the local guides of pushing tourists to hire them with a over-high rate. In terms of my personal experience today, it was totally awesome. It took us a while to find the right branch road to the waterfall by scooter, but... More 

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Zürich
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

The waterfall is easily accessible by taking a motorcycle and a 30-45min hike. The trekking trail is not very demanding but some parts are tricky due to the terrain and missing paths (jumping on stones to pass the a small river etc.). Please take care with the slippery stones! Unfortunately, we were not able to take a single picture of... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

The Waterfall was nice. The Jump was about 7m high but you could also jump from 3m to 1,5m points. When you are in the Village - Take a Guide and don't drive with the bike down there. (trust me ;) ) You will also need good Shoes and Beachwear

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