FAQ

How to Get There

Where is Flores Discovery located?

We are in Indonesia, east part of the country. Precisely located Labuan Bajo, Flores, East Nusa Tenggara Province

How to get to Labuan Bajo?

Going with plane is the easiest and simplest way to get to Labuan Bajo. There are daily flights from Jakarta, Surabaya, Bali, Lombok and Makassar. If you are coming through the east, there are also daily flights from Kupang, Ende, Maumere, and Bajawa. Book your flight through Traveloka.

Can I go to Labuan Bajo and Flores by boat?

Going with plane is the easiest and simplest way to get to Labuan Bajo. There are daily flights from Jakarta, Surabaya, Bali, Lombok and Makassar. If you are coming through the east, there are also daily flights from Kupang, Ende, Maumere, and Bajawa. Book your flight through Traveloka.

To Do Around Labuan Bajo

What can I do when I arrive, Is there any trips going I can join in mid-day?

Not so many options available to be honest but we have tours to Batu Cermin, Rangko Cave, Cunca Wulang. Hiring a scooter is quite popular, but you have to make sure you are good enough driver already. Roads here are pretty challenging.

Trips out to sea (are generally leave in the morning. You can arrange something by hiring local boats. Contact us for assistance.

Where is good place to hang out in Labuan Bajo?

Also not so many options! But there are few bars, restaurants where you can have drinks and get lazy. Check out these options: Paradise Bar, Bajo Escape, Starbucks, Marina area, Le Pirate, Tree top, La Cecile, etc. In the night some of these places provide live musics.

Where is good place to eat in Labuan Bajo? What is your recommendation?

Many restaurants to choose from. Our recommendation is based on what do you like to eat, cheap or not, have live music or not, near or far. Google these places:

Sea food: Kampung ujung night market, Hong restaurant, Tree Top.

Cheap local food: Pagaruyung (Padang food), food on the road site near Bajo Bakery.

Live musics: Le Pirate, Tree Top, Le Cecile, Paradise Bar, Escape Bajo.

Many restaurants are along side of Soekarno Hatta Road. Walk around and find your option.

Transportation service, Money Changer, and Safety in Labuan Bajo

No popular taxi services like Grab, Gojek, Uber, Bluebird kind of staff here. But there are local taxis (pretty much like private cars offering transport around the town). We do have car available if you need. Contact us for booking. There are ojeks (motorbike taxis) but they are NOT reliable. They can just charge you whatever they want if you don’t ask the price first. If you can drive scooter, get one and drive yourself.

Money changer are available, not so many! Their rates are less than Bali but when you want to change your currency, there are places to go.

Security. Labuan Bajo is relatively very safe! But it doesn’t mean that you are safe 100%. You can park your motorbike in public place for the whole night and still there the next day. You can walk alone in the night, nobody will will to touch you. If you need any help, call the police at 110.

Booking Process

Ask Us First

If you are interested in the options of tour we provide, please inform us know by sending us an email us. Or if you are not sure which of the option fits you best, just tell us what do you like.

Confirmation

When we have received your email, we should send you confirmation email afterward, along with the details related to the tour. If you then agree with the deal, you should confirm us back so that we can proceed.

Put a Deposit

If the offer is agreed, we will want you to send us 30% deposit. This is a kind of commitment form both sides that we will make your trip happen, and you will have to make it to come to do it. Details for the deposit payment will be stated on an invoice.

Your Booking is Reserved

Once the deposit is paid, the trip is automatically reserved. We should send you final details and a resume of your booking. After that we will wait you coming.