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Lembata Nature and Culture
 
Duration: 5 Days / 4 Nights
Grade: Adventure
Tour Highlight: typical Ikat Weaving of Lembata, village life, panoramic views and volcano climbing

Day 01 Denpasar - Maumere
Upon arrival in Maumere meeting service, then transfer to Hotel and Lunch. Afternoon visit Watublapi village to attend the regular cultural performance together with the show of the complete process of Ikat Weaving.

Day 02 Maumere - Larantuka - Lewoleba
Morning drive to Larantuka with photo stops en route such as in Konga area with superb panoramic views overlooking the Konga bay with Konga island in the middle and furnished by ever smoking  twins of Lewotobi volcanoes. Lunch at local restaurant in Larantuka. Afternoon take the regular boat servicing Larantuka and Lewoleba. The sail takes about 4 hours. Arrive in Lewoleba transfer to Hotel. Afternoon spend your free program by visiting market near by. The walk to beach of Lewoleba is worthwhile. There are two soaring volcanoes will enrich your visit. On the west is Mt. Ile Boleng (1.659 m)  stand guarding the island of Adonara, whilst the smoking Ile Ape (1.423 m) on your right will always guard you during your Lembata visit.

Day 03 Climb Ile Ape and visit villages
If you wish to experience sunrise from the height of Ile Ape, then start climb the volcano very early in the morning. The climb takes about 6 hours. You may experience sun rise on the slope of Ile Ape. The summit of Ile Ape is a caldera, with a flat part as big as football square, at the other side is a smoking part with occasional lava flow. Locals sometimes make animistic rituals here to ask the rain from Almighty God through chicken sacrificing. Then walk down the slope until reach the complex of ritual houses. There are tenths of full size house but empty. The buildings are used once in a year during "Pesta Kacang" or peanut feast (held between September and October) where the villagers around Ile Ape come and stay overnight. Get your late picnic breakfast here. Then visit the villages where women produce the beautiful Ikat Waving of Lembata.

Day 04 Lewoleba - Larantuka - Maumere

Morning visit the weekly market (held on Monday) and then take regular boat to Larantuka to return to Maumere. Late afternoon arrive in Maumere.

Day 05 Maumere - Next Destination
Morning free program and then transfer to the airport to take flight to the next destination

For those who do not want to climb Mt. Ile Ape, the program of Day 03 Morning visit the villages around the foot of Ile Ape. Visit the villages of Ile Ape (Waipukang), Mawa and Lamagute. These three villages welknown for the beautiful hand spun Lembata Ikat. Then proceed to Jontona to visit Peanut Feast Houses then return Lewoleba. Picnic lunch next to the feast houses.

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