Kelimutu Lake




Kelimutu Lake is the three colored lake on the crater of Kelimutu volcano in Flores, East Nusa Tenggara. The lake is exactly located at Desa Pemo in Kelimutu district in Ende regency. There are three lakes on the top of Kelimutu volcano which is commonly called by local Danau Tiga Warna (three colored lakes). Basically, the most common color is red, white and blue. But the colors have been changing at any time it will.

According to the local people, the words Kelimutu are coming from the word Keli and Mutu. Keli means mountain, while Mutu means boiling. Each of lake color has its own meaning regarding the Local. The red color is regarding the dead people spirit who has sins during their life. Blue is regarding the young people spirit and white is regarding the oldest spirit. 

The local native believe that when the color change, they will come up and give offerings to the spirit of deal people.

Getting to Kelimutu Lake

Kelimutu Volcano is at altitude 5.377feet or 1.639mand. And wide of the area is 1.051.000m. Getting to Kelimutu Lake has never been easier, all you need to do is book your Kelimutu lake tour from Labuan Bajo or Maumere.

Our recommended tour packages you may book is Explore Flores 5D/4N start Labuan Bajo. You can also find others through the search box for the complete arrangement of tour packages.

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