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 on Kelimutu districs in Ende regency. There are three lakes on the top of Kelimutu volcano which is common called by local "Danau Tiga Warna" (three colored lake), basiclly the most common color are red, white and blue, but it has been changed by the time and are not the first time seen by the local there anymore.

According to the local people the words Kelimutu are coming from word"Keli" which is mean mountain and "Mutu" which is mean boiling. Each of lake color have different meaning; Red color is regarding to the dead people spirit who has sins during their life, Blue is regarding to the young  people spirit and white is regarding to 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.

Kelimutu Volcano is at altitude 5.377feet or 1.639mand the wide of Kelimutu lake is 1.051.000m.

Getting to Kelimutu Lake has never been easier, all you need to do is book in advance for the tours from Labuan Bajo or Maumere. Here are the tour packages which is you may book for the Kelimutu Lake tours; Kelimutu lake private tour, Flores explore which is start from Labuan Bajo or find othrers through the search box for the complate arrangment of Komodo Island Tours. As one of trusted travel agency, Komodo Wisata Tours and Travel offer tour arrangments to Kelimutu Lake with the professional tour guide acompany you until the destination of your traveling. 

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