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Wae Rebo Village

| West Manggarai Highlands, Ruteng, Flores 86511, Indonesia
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Wae Rebo is a traditional village at Flores. It is located on an isolated mountain with no car/bike... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chintya H
Village in the middle of the Forest

Walk about 3 hours to this village, from the place where the car that took us from Labuan Bajo... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jhon E
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
| West Manggarai Highlands, Ruteng, Flores 86511, Indonesia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wae Rebo is a traditional village at Flores. It is located on an isolated mountain with no car/bike access. It took us about 8 hours ride from labuan bajo and 4 hours walk from Denge village, and unfortunately, it was raining all day during our...More

Thank Chintya H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walk about 3 hours to this village, from the place where the car that took us from Labuan Bajo stopped. An unexpected experience, although the journey is not too difficult, but really trigger our adrenaline to quickly arrive at Wae Rebo. And it turns out...More

Thank Jhon E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Flores in December 2017, and Wae Rebo is our main agenda. We had to climb up for around 2 hours to reach this isolated village in Manggarai from the nearest village. If you do your exercise in a routine basis, it won't be a...More

Thank Maria U
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

For a completely local experience, travel like a local i.e get there by public transport. This is tedious but extremely cheap. At the junction of the main road to Wae Rebo, catch the “oto kayu” - the local bus is in fact a truck with...More

2  Thank SwaneeGan
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We were debating whether to visit Wae Rebo, it seems to be hugely promoted to all tourists- Indonesians and foreigners and we were concerned about the authenticity. In the end we have decided to visit it as a day trip. Our hotel organized a car...More

Thank Boleslav
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Took me roughly 1,5 hour up from where the motorcycle dropped me off so not too bad-You can walk the whole way but the first part is fairly boring so ”bite the bullet” and take the mc... First hour is up up up the last...More

1  Thank AWOL1134
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Waerebo Village - Manggarai Regency Beautiful and clean village on the mountain This is one of the villages that must be visited if you are to Flores To reach this village, there are some preparation to be done before traveling such as: 1. Trekking shoes...More

Thank Tetiariawan
Reviewed 4 November 2017

This place is paradise, the local people are so friendly, the food is delicious as well, I really don't know what to say, If you go to Labuan Bajo but you didn't go here, youre not in Labuan Bajo. tip: the kids love candy, you...More

1  Thank Tofrus
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

This village is not easy to access, the road condition is a bit chaotic and very tiring. For more "comfort" avoid motorbike & public transportation and prefer a private car. Now they try to convince everyone to take a motorbike from the entrance to the...More

1  Thank Mariane T
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

It was a challenge to get to this village. They surely make everything hard to reach here but it's worth it. Very worth the effort. If you're considering going on a scooter, I suggest you to not to do it. There is about 50km damaged...More

2  Thank mothy16
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29 January 2018|
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Response from Mariane T | Reviewed this property |
When you arrive there you can directly ask to stay for the night. If you go during the high season try to arrive relatively early to make sure there is a spot for you in the big beautiful huts. Hope it helps. Cheers, M
Mariane T
13 October 2017|
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Response from Caroline C | Reviewed this property |
No need to book to stay overnight. You can go directly to the village and pay there. IDR 325.000 per person including dinner and breakfast. You can go with or without guide because it's only oneway when you climb the... More
28 September 2017|
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Response from Amitantri | Reviewed this property |
We rent a car for the whole trip.