Are you a nature lover? Want to go yo an unspoiled and remoted area in Indonesia, but you have no idea where is the perfect place to go? Why don’t you try plan your holiday to Kelor Island? A hidden paradise in East Nusa Tenggara. Visiting the Kelor Island will transport you to paradise. With the breathtakingly beautiful islands, stunning white-sand beaches and an amazing underwater world make the island an obvious choice for a tue relaxation holiday of a lifetime. Kelor is one of the closest beautiful islands from Labuan Bajo. It will take 45 minutes to one hour from Labuan Bajo Harbor to Kelor Island by Komodo Boat Trip. Read on to see what activities are popular here!
A tiny paradise is within reach of the Komodo Boat Trip
Kelor island is a small uninhabited island in front of the beautiful hills of Flores. The island is very tiny in West Manggarai and has not been visited much. With just a short hike 15 minutes will lead you to the top to see a very beautiful panoramic view on Flores Island and several beautiful small islands surrounding it. This island has many gorgeous beaches with clear crystal water and white sand. It’s a pristine beach, very clean water, and quiet since there are not too many travelers who come.
Getting to Kelor Island
The easiest way to reach Kelor Island is to fly from Bali to Komodo Airport in Labuan Bajo. The flights from Bali are available every day in the morning and afternoon. Once you reach Labuan Bajo, you can join the Komodo Boat Trip.
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What to do in Kelor Island?
There are indeed not many things to do in Kelor Island, but the island is perfect for all kinds of visitors. Weather looking for a bit of adventure or relaxing vacation. The highlight activity that can be done in Kelor is to climb the highest peak of The Island. Here, you can find the rocky road and climb along the rather steep terrain around 30-45 degrees. You must be careful not to slip down because there are no stairs here. It is recommended to be safer to step on rocks or grass mounds. At the top, all your struggles when climbing will pay off with the magical view. You can see the perfect combination of views of the trees which is surrounded by amazing blue deep water and white sand.
The place is also a good spot for photography to take some Instagram-worthy photos. Beside trekking, you also can enjoy the island by swimming and snorkelling. You can spot various types of fish and the corals are also very beautiful and rich here. You can also relax under a tree while enjoying a young coconut by a local. For those of you who want to visit Kelor Island, it never hurts to feel the hidden beauty of paradise!