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Manggaral Cultural Experience - Melo & Cecer Village

Pick up from Labuan Bajo

Tour Code: FLR-04 Duration: Approx 6 Hours

Immerse yourself in the Manggaral culture as you tour the Melo and Cecer Villages and witness their traditional dances, and learn how their local products are made.


  • Enjoy the Watching the Traditional Dances such as Tetek Alu at Melo Village
  • Taste the Locally Produced Flores Coffee in a Bamboo Building
  • Learn from the Villagers how Sopi is Made

Tour Description:

Travel to Melo Village and experience the Manggaral culture first hand. Located just 17km from Labuan Bajo, a fishing village, Melo is a popular destination amongst tourist. You’ll get to observe Manggaral arts and culture performances such as the “Tetek Alu” dance which is a traditional bamboo pole jumping game. Witness with your very own eyes the traditional Caci performance that has been arranged by the villagers themselves. This dance is a major part of the Manggarian cultural identity and important part of ceremonial life. This dance is a treat for both international visitors as well as domestic visitors of Manggarai.

Cool down and take a break from the Indonesian heat by chilling in the Panorama Hut which is the headquarters of the cultural cooperative of Cecer community. Lounge in this bamboo building where you can have a cup of Flores coffee or a taste of sopi which is the traditional Florinese palm liquor. Learn more about this palm liquor with a quick introduction to how sopi is made from the sap of palm trees from the villagers. To truly get an idea of Manggarian daily life with a short trek around the village and see where they cultivate vanilla, coffee, candlenut and cacao. Your trip will come to an end when you drive back to Labuan Bajo for a delicious dinner.

Cancellation Policy:

50% of the total package price will be incurred as cancellation fees once the tour has been confirmed.

No refunds for cancellations made within 2 weeks of tour date.

Pick-Up Time:

  • 7:30 am to 8:00 am

What's Included:

  • Return transfers
  • Lunch box
  • Entrance fees
  • English speaking guide
  • Refreshments (mineral water & fruits)

What's Not Included:

  • Accommodation
  • Travel Insurance
  • Donation
  • Any Items Not Mentioned

Additional Information:

  • Child rate is only applicable for 3 to 5 years old. 6 years old and above will be charged with adult rate
  • Spanish, French, German & Japanese speaking tour guides are available on request
  • It’s recommended to bring a trekking shoes (sports shoes), camera and cash money for personal expenses
  • Minimum of 2 pax for tour to be confirmed
  • Transfer duration above are estimated and subject to traffic and weather condition, and not inclusive of any sightseeing tours
  • Please adhere to strict pick-up time punctuality. Tour operators may forfeit tours for travellers if no-show during stipulated time
  • Registered name of the traveller must be corresponding with photograph documentation (Example: Passport). Tour operators reserve the right to reject if registered traveller fails to provide photographed documentation of their own

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List of Location(s):

    Pick up is also available for other location(s) under the vicinity of Labuan Bajo. For more information, please contact Adventoro's concierge service.

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