Bena Traditional Village, Ngada Regency

Bena Traditional Village is a megalithic village in Ngada Regency, Bajawa. It is located about 19km in South Bajawa. Following history, the village which is located at the foot of the mountain is typical of old worshipers. They believe that mountains are the place of worship and they believe that God is there. And they believe that God from the mountain will come to protect them. 

At the moment, there are 40 traditional houses. And there is one main gate on the Northside of the village. In the middle of the village, there are two small buildings which are called Bhaga and Ngadhu. Bhaga is a small uninhabited building while Ngadhu is a single-masted building with palm fiber. The pole function is to hang the sacrificial animals during the traditional ceremonies. This village is one of the main tourist destinations in Ngada or Central Flores. The village is welcome to Domestic and International travelers.

Getting to Bena Village

Situated on the hilltop, with a view of Mount Inerie. The village offers you fresh air, tropical forests, and beautiful sights. This is one of the things that makes it the most perfect place to visit during your holiday to Flores Island. To reach the village you can take private tours which are starting from Labuan Bajo or from Bajawa.

Here are some recommended ways to get to the village:

  • You can book Flores Island Tours online with us. A special offer is available with a professional tour guide.
  • Getting on the public bus from Labuan Bajo or Bajawa. This is could spend more than 10 hours. 

Visiting the village has never been easier, our advice is to arrange your advance tour bookings. Not all tour operators are offering a special price at the high-quality service. Komodo Wisata Tours and Travel is the only easy online booking. We offer the best price guarantee with a professional tour guide. We also did some combination Flores Komodo island trip packages which include the village tour. 

Places to Visit in Flores