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Guided tour of Ngada villages

We met Melki at Lucas Lodge. He suggested a tour - part motor bike, part trek - to four Ngada... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sylvie G
Interesting experience staying over in Tolalela

Staff - 5 Location - 5 Activity quality - 5 Other positives - my girlfriend and I were a little... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2017
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4 days ago
“Guided tour of Ngada villages”
20 Jan 2017
“Interesting experience staying over in Tolalela”
Bajawa, Flores, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We met Melki at Lucas Lodge. He suggested a tour - part motor bike, part trek - to four Ngada villages, followed by a visit to the Malange hotsprings. This is a fairly standard offer but what made it exceptional was Melki. He is a...More

Thank Sylvie G
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Staff - 5 Location - 5 Activity quality - 5 Other positives - my girlfriend and I were a little apprehensive about staying in the village, especially as we were the only tourists there but we had a great experience. Everyone made us feel very...More

Thank 5redleader
Reviewed 24 April 2016

We took a half day tour from the Manalula Villa just outside Bajawa. We were driven to the first village Luba. We then trekked to Bena, Tolalela, and Gurusina. The villages all had a similar set up. House on either side of a raised ceremonial...More

2  Thank paulbuxton108
Reviewed 19 December 2015

you can walk along this city by foot. after 8 oclock in the evening. theres no longer a stores than open. all come to their home and dont want to go outside because of the cold weather.

1  Thank jerryjeremia
Reviewed 22 October 2015

This area has it all: rich culture, incredible landscape and beautiful people. A visit to the hot springs, especially on a Sunday afternoon, is a must. We met such generous warm people in this region. Thank you Ngada.

1  Thank Perriwinkle4
Reviewed 23 August 2015

One of the most fascinating areas of Flores, brimming with unique culture and architecture, hot springs, beaches and impressive volcanoes.

Thank El_Simto
Reviewed 23 July 2015

The area is really nice. Rent a scooter to explore mountains and small old traditional villages. Buy some organic coffee and handcrafts. Just enjoy!

Thank rhomomit
Reviewed 25 June 2015

I spent two month backpacking around Indonesia and getting to know Ngada culture and villages was one of the highlights!!! I was filming in a remote Belaraghi village and was lucky to interview the chief of the village and some of the locals. This place...More

2  Thank TRAVELENA_us
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Wake up in the morning and preapre everything to hang around the town. This is the coolest town in flores and the town features a lot of beatifull traditional house such Bena Traditional village, Mengeruda Hot spring which located in soa has a wide beautiful...More

1  Thank krisfolo
Reviewed 28 April 2015

This was a great little stop for part of the morning in Bajawa. The village is very clean and quiet, a handful of little kids around and some women doing traditional weaving. They do not hassle you to purchase anything and were not bothered by...More

1  Thank 08HeatherR
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