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Wae Rebo Village

| West Manggarai Highlands, Ruteng, Flores 86000, Indonesia
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In love with this traditional village

Located in Manggarai. We stop in the tourism office before trekking to Waerebo village. From this... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Caroline C
Jakarta, Indonesia
Beautiful village

Wae Rebo is a very beautiful village in the mountain. It is quite exhausting to reach. First you... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
Sapitri A
Jakarta, Indonesia
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“guest house” (11 reviews)
“local guide” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
| West Manggarai Highlands, Ruteng, Flores 86000, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located in Manggarai. We stop in the tourism office before trekking to Waerebo village. From this point, we should take motor taxi ( ojek ) IDR 25.000 oneway per pax and start trekking the mountain for about 2 hours. The path is quite steep &...More

2  Thank Caroline C
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Wae Rebo is a very beautiful village in the mountain. It is quite exhausting to reach. First you have to rent a car or maybe motorbike to get there. The road to reach Dintor is in a bad condition and this will drained you out...More

Thank Sapitri A
Reviewed 11 August 2017

You will need around 2 -3 hours of tracking to reach this village. But I can guarantee, your tiredness will be disappeared after you see their beautiful village and friendly villagers, especially the kids. One thing that you should try is their home-made coffee. A...More

Thank Fr1805
Reviewed 2 August 2017

wanted to go to this place since forever. yes it include hike for several hours but worth it. it's peaceful and awesome.

Thank pyutrii
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We wanted to visit Wae Rebo but didn't really have a clue of the best way to get there. We saw that on Trip Advisor reviews, a local guide called Irwan was mentioned with consistently good ratings. We contacted Irwan and were lucky enough that...More

9  Thank thompsl
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Indonesia. More than 17.500 island, with hundreds of languages and cultures. Waerebo are something else. I never felt something like this in my life. There is no trafic, no smoke from vehicle, smile are their main language, birds sing on the tree... Everythings are balance....More

Thank Arif N
Reviewed 20 July 2017

you will hike 9km up hill while you can reduce it with Ojek (motorcycle ride that you can hire on the spot around $2.50) for 3km.. so leave you 6km hike up hill , and 6km hike down hill to go home the next day....More

Thank Wiselady98
Reviewed 3 July 2017

What an amazing place to visit. My 7 year old daughter and I truly enjoyed the experience. The 8 km hike to the village is bearable especially because most of it is sheltered so no direct sun. We hired a very knowledgeable young guide with...More

3  Thank MARCELA A
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

The trip from the base of the mountain, the first entry to the jungle is around 5km. It's the fartest point a motorcycle can reach. But from a car drop-off to the base is about 2km. You can walk 7km or take 'ojek' for 2km...More

Thank klingkit
Reviewed 29 June 2017

My family and I (party of 4, ages 9 - 48) visited Wae Rebo in early June 2017. Our trip took a total of three days and two nights. The itinerary looked something like this: Labuan Bajo//1Day - Dintor//1Night - Wae Rebo//1D1N - Labuan Bajo//1D....More

8  Thank chewyjuli
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20 September 2017|
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Response from mimmimargaret | Reviewed this property |
You could. I would recommend staying overnight though, it is pretty interesting and the early morning is stunning in the village. Enjoy!
9 August 2017|
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Response from rafael t | Reviewed this property |
yes Sir, ofcourse there is a tour to wae rebo, actualy i am the local tour oprator in labuan bajo or Flores island. if you want the more information we can chat at WA +62 822 36943461
11 July 2017|
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Response from nenycute | Reviewed this property |
internet and telecommunications aren't that good in those areas.You can go there straight away if you wanted to stay over nite,I think there are other lodges too. From my experience I hiked to wae rebo in the nite and stay... More