Flores is one of the Lesser Sunda Islands with an estimated area of 14,300 square km with a population of nearly 1.9 million. The island is located east of Sumbawa and Komodo and west of Lembata and Alor Archipelago.To the southeast is Timor, to the south acroos Sumba strait is Sumba in the north beyond Flores sea is Sulawesi. The west coast of Flores is one of the few places where the Komodo dragon can be found in the wild, part of the Komodo National Park a UNESCO world heritage site The Kelimutu National Park is the second national park designated on Flores to protect endangered species. There are many languages spoken on the island of Flores all of them belonging to the Austronesian family.There is what is variously called the Central Flores Dialect chain or the Central Flores Linkage. The people of Flores are almost entirely Roman Catholic Christians whereas most other Indonesians are Muslim. There are snorkling and diving locations along the north coast of Flores. Labuan Bajo (western tip of Flores) attracts scuba divers as whale sharks inhabit the waters around Labuanbajo. 
Special hot-spot is Kelimutu a volcano containing three colored lakes in the district of Ende close to the town of Moni.These crater lakes are fed by a volcanic gas source resulting in highly acidic water.The colored lakes change colors oin an irregular basis depending oin the oxidation state of the lake from brighrt red through green and blue

Flores is one of the Lesser Sunda Islands with an estimated area of 14,300 square km with a population of nearly 1.9 million. The island is located east of Sumbawa and Komodo and west of Lembata and Alor Archipelago.To the southeast is Timor, to the south acroos Sumba strait is Sumba in the north beyond Flores sea is Sulawesi. The west coast of Flores is one of the few places where the Komodo dragon can be found in the wild, part of the Komodo National Park a UNESCO world heritage site The Kelimutu National Park is the second national park designated on Flores to protect endangered species. There are many languages spoken on the island of Flores all of them belonging to the Austronesian family.There is what is variously called the Central Flores Dialect chain or the Central Flores Linkage. The people of Flores are almost entirely Roman Catholic Christians whereas most other Indonesians are Muslim. There are snorkling and diving locations along the north coast of Flores. Labuan Bajo (western tip of Flores) attracts scuba divers as whale sharks inhabit the waters around Labuanbajo. 
Special hot-spot is Kelimutu a volcano containing three colored lakes in the district of Ende close to the town of Moni.These crater lakes are fed by a volcanic gas source resulting in highly acidic water.The colored lakes change colors oin an irregular basis depending oin the oxidation state of the lake from brighrt red through green and blue

Flores is one of the Lesser Sunda Islands with an estimated area of 14,300 square km with a population of nearly 1.9 million. The island is located east of Sumbawa and Komodo and west of Lembata and Alor Archipelago.To the southeast is Timor, to the south acroos Sumba strait is Sumba in the north beyond Flores sea is Sulawesi. The west coast of Flores is one of the few places where the Komodo dragon can be found in the wild, part of the Komodo National Park a UNESCO world heritage site The Kelimutu National Park is the second national park designated on Flores to protect endangered species. There are many languages spoken on the island of Flores all of them belonging to the Austronesian family.There is what is variously called the Central Flores Dialect chain or the Central Flores Linkage. The people of Flores are almost entirely Roman Catholic Christians whereas most other Indonesians are Muslim. There are snorkling and diving locations along the north coast of Flores. Labuan Bajo (western tip of Flores) attracts scuba divers as whale sharks inhabit the waters around Labuanbajo. 
Special hot-spot is Kelimutu a volcano containing three colored lakes in the district of Ende close to the town of Moni.These crater lakes are fed by a volcanic gas source resulting in highly acidic water.The colored lakes change colors oin an irregular basis depending oin the oxidation state of the lake from brighrt red through green and blue

Flores is one of the Lesser Sunda Islands with an estimated area of 14,300 square km with a population of nearly 1.9 million. The island is located east of Sumbawa and Komodo and west of Lembata and Alor Archipelago.To the southeast is Timor, to the south acroos Sumba strait is Sumba in the north beyond Flores sea is Sulawesi. The west coast of Flores is one of the few places where the Komodo dragon can be found in the wild, part of the Komodo National Park a UNESCO world heritage site The Kelimutu National Park is the second national park designated on Flores to protect endangered species. There are many languages spoken on the island of Flores all of them belonging to the Austronesian family.There is what is variously called the Central Flores Dialect chain or the Central Flores Linkage. The people of Flores are almost entirely Roman Catholic Christians whereas most other Indonesians are Muslim. There are snorkling and diving locations along the north coast of Flores. Labuan Bajo (western tip of Flores) attracts scuba divers as whale sharks inhabit the waters around Labuanbajo. 
Special hot-spot is Kelimutu a volcano containing three colored lakes in the district of Ende close to the town of Moni.These crater lakes are fed by a volcanic gas source resulting in highly acidic water.The colored lakes change colors oin an irregular basis depending oin the oxidation state of the lake from brighrt red through green and blue