Visiting a mountain, beach or sea is very common thing to do when it is about having a trip. In Indonesia, there is a unique tourism object which is different from the others, and it is also very beautiful. This place is called as Danau Kelimutu (Kelimutu Lake). What makes it different and so special? Let’s find out.
Choosing Danau Kelimutu or Kelimutu Lake as your destination trip is good idea because this lake is very special. In the place which is located in Pemo village, it is about 65 km from Ende Flores, you will see a series of lake which has three different colors. Usually a lake only has one color only, which is blue or green, but in Danau Kelimutu you will see three colors all at once such as blue, deep green and black. There are three lakes in that place that are called as Tiwu atapolo Tiwu Nauroi koofai (second lake) and Tiwu Ata Mbupu as the last one. Each of them is separated by the land and mountain. If you see them for the high, it will look like gemstones in the water.
To visit this place, you can take a car 45 minutes from Ende, and you still have to climb the stairs to reach the lake. That is why you should take as morning as possible to visit this place. The best place to come here is when a dry season. Each person has to pay Rp 2500 and the visitors have to pay the parking fee for the vehicle as well. It opens everyday from 8 am to 6 pm in local time. Be careful when you pass the way to see the crater because the road is very challenging. You can bring masker because there is a strong smell of sulfur.