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Address: Bajawa, Flores, Indonesia

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Back in time.

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

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 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!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 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 is a gem! You can read about my experience here: http://www.travelena.us/flores-indonesia-amazing-adventureland/ Trekking is awesome too,... More 

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Bali, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 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 hot spring and perfect for your body treatment and best time to enjoy is in... More 

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Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 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 us taking a few pictures (we did not over do it with sticking the camera... More 

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Mataram, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

well the second day in Bajawa actually Sunday morning Im with my friend visiting this small village of Bena,litte bit far from Bajawa ofcourse but finally we are arrive in Bena Village.what I like about Bena is from the Hill back Bena about the amazing view of sea to the Mountain Inerie also the top roof of Bena house really... More 

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Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

This place is a gem in the NTT province, in eastern Indonesia. Where many places in NTB & NTT are visited for its beautiful beaches and corals, Ngada regency (with its capital: Bajawa) is a cool temperate place, famous for its coffee, unique tradition and unique pattern of Ikat (woven fabric). Although the regency does have a beautiful white-sand beach,... More 

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Banjarmasin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Ngada District is a place where nature, culture and coffee meet in one place. Bajawa is a capital of Ngada regency, you can start the tour from it. Just rent a motorbike and drive it to enjoy Ngada. There are any great destinations around Bajawa : Bena Village, Luba Village , hot spring, traditional ceremony with local peoples, old church... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We hired a scooter for 3 days and covered much of the area (30km out of Bajawa). The area has many small villages some of which have not seen westerners before. The views of the volcano and villages coupled with friendly locals shouting to you on the way is amazing. Get a good camera, 2 batteries and snap all day...... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

If you like photography or you like observing something traditional, this is the right place. The people are nice and welcome.

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Batam, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

Ngada is the name of regency with Bajawa as the capital.This is the smallest city on the Flores island I think, it's altitude is the highest and surrounded by green hilly topography. Near this city is the famous Bena, Traditional Stone Village of the Bajawa ethnic and Mataloko, a sub-district with very beautiful scenery and big seminary.

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Address: Bajawa, Flores, Indonesia
Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  East Nusa Tenggara  >  Flores  >  Bajawa

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