Ruteng Cycling is the best opportunity to explore the highest point of Flores. Experiencing the town with it’s daily life is the time to experiencing the story of Manggarai, west Flores with its mystery of Flores Hobbit, unique tradition and the landscapes.
2 Hours Cycling
The trip start from your hotel, pass the center of the town to Karot. You will ride through the steep route to the top of Golo Curu Hill. You can enjoy the landscape of Ruteng and surrounding from here. Afterwards continue the trip to the eastern side of the airport where you can see beautiful scenery of rice field terraces, then back to your hotel.
Duration: 2 Hours / (10 km)
Cycling time: 2 Hours (We suggest to start the tour at 07:00 or alternatively in the afternoon at 15:00 if the weather permits)
Price: USD 25 per person (includes bike and helmet).
Participant: 2-5 People
Inclusions: Mountain bike with helmet, English speaking cyclist, Mineral water, and snack. Exclusions: Personal expenses and tipping
Half Day Cycling
Starts at 8 am from your hotel, biking through the city to the north via Karot, Sondeng, Golobilas, Kenda, Ting, then pass Wae Ngencung river to Pela, Watu Alo and back to Ruteng.
During the trip you can enjoy the beautiful scenery of the town and surrounding, with the fascinating rice field terrace. You also can interact the locals.
Duration : 4-5 hours (Approximately 22 km)
Cycling time : 2.5 hours
Price : USD 65 per person
Participant : 2- 6 people.
Inclusions: Mountain bike (Polygon) with helmet, English speaking cyclist, Mineral water and snack, Lunch at local restaurant
Excludes : Personal expenses, tipping.
Full Day Cycling and Tours
Departure from your hotel, drive to Kuwu St. Claus, continue to Rahong Utara. You will have downhill cycling for 1 hour to Nanu village, then trekking for 1 hour to visit Tengkulese waterfall.
Afterwards go back to Nanu and continue the trip by car to Cancar to see the spiderweb rice field. After that you can ride the bike for 1 hour to Maras and having lunch at local family. You can also visit the local organic farm. Back to Ruteng in the afternoon.
Duration: 7 Hours,
Cycling time : 3 hours
Price : USD 85 per person
Participants : 2-6 person
Inclusions: Mountain bike with helmet, English speaking cyclist, Mineral water and snack, lunch at a local Family in Maras.
Exclusions: Donation and Tipping