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It was exciting. The color of the lakes, the smog, the sunrise, and the darkness before before the... read more

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You can’t visit Flores without seeing Kelimutu. It is truly stunning. My husband and I went a few... read more

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Reviewed yesterday

It was exciting. The color of the lakes, the smog, the sunrise, and the darkness before before the daybreak.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank hailiu05
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can’t visit Flores without seeing Kelimutu. It is truly stunning. My husband and I went a few weeks ago for the sunrise (a windy and chilly affair, so dress warmly) and stayed about 3 hours. It is unlike anything you will ever see. Take...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kate H H
Reviewed 4 February 2019

We did not go for sunrise & the lakes still looked amazing! It is a fairly long walk up stairs from the parking lot to another road which leads up to more steps to the peak. We had a very nice hike up early morning,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank R N
Reviewed 21 December 2018

A must do if you are on Flores. We flew from Labuan Bajo to Ende, then had a car transport us to Moni where we stayed overnight. The village of Moni is very close to the start of the hike up to the viewpoint. After...More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank Mare H
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Lovely summit, amazing descent (despite the road works). Do take a bag and pick up plastic litter, of which thee is far too much).

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rossdhunter
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Make sure you go early. I think it’s cool to see the 3 crater lakes when the show various colors. I would do some research first to see what colors are showing currently. I think we saw two teal colored craters and one chocolate color....More

Date of experience: March 2018
3  Thank midwestsiderider
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Our journey started pre-dawn and on the initial stepped path from the car park a torch was very necessary. Daylight arrived whilst we were on the last section of the climb up to Inspiration Point. We were unfortunate that at sunrise a cloud drifted down...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank KBofLB
Reviewed 21 October 2018

We loved the trip and the views of the crater lakes. They are quite accessible, besides the fact the road to Kelimutu is under construction at the moment - beware if you take a motorbike.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lotharko
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Just 15 minutes driving and then 30 minutes walking you will be in the middle of 3 huge crater lakes. All have a different color. Start visiting around 7 o clock and wait for one or two hours. Every time the lake gets different colours.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ben B
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We caught a taxi up and it was amazing! Missed the sunrise but still so beautiful. We highly reccomend the walk back down to Moni. Took a few hours but was really enjoyable!

Date of experience: August 2018
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17 August 2018|
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Response from Frank v |
Depends on your expectations. It's different in the way that Bromo has no lake, Kawah Putih is one big lake and here you can see 3 lakes from one spot. And if you are lucky they got different colours and with a little sun... More
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15 May 2018|
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Response from taniatanggono | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion, it's better to go to Kelimutu by plane, because it takes 12 to 13 hours by driving (but actually you can stop by Ruteng to see the famous "Spider-Web Ricefield"). It depends on your preferences. But I think... More
29 March 2017|
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Response from Charlesadventure | Reviewed this property |
You can easy stay at Hotel silverin Bajawa and ask for the staff to looking for transport and guide to go there.
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