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Flights to Bajawa

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Bajawa is a town located in the centre of Flores Island, Indonesia. Flores is part of East Nusa Tenggara province and is known for its volcanic landscape. Bajawa itself is nestled among rolling hills with Inerie and Wavo Muda volcanoes looming in the distance. The town is a good base for exploring traditional villages like Bena, where you can see unique megalithic structures and thatched-roof houses. The area is also known for its hot springs, like Malanage, where you can relax in the natural pools. The climate in Bajawa is cooler than other parts of Flores, with a wet season from November to April and a dry season from May to October. This makes it a comfortable destination to visit year-round.

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Airports near Bajawa

You have choices when it comes to reaching Bajawa. Here is a selection of 4 airports you can fly to when travelling to Bajawa.

Komodo Airport

Located in Labuan Bajo, Komodo Airport is the closest commercial passenger airport to Bajawa. It is approximately a 5-hour drive from Bajawa. From Komodo Airport, you can take a connecting flight to Bajawa's nearest local airport, Bajawa Soa Airport.


El Tari Airport

Situated in Kupang, El Tari Airport is another option for travellers heading to Bajawa. It is approximately a 7-hour drive from Bajawa. From El Tari Airport, you can take a connecting flight to Bajawa Soa Airport.


Ngurah Rai International Airport

Located in Denpasar, Bali, Ngurah Rai International Airport is a major international airport in Indonesia. It is approximately a 1-hour flight from Denpasar to Bajawa Soa Airport.


Adisucipto International Airport

Situated in Yogyakarta, Adisucipto International Airport is another option for travellers heading to Bajawa. It is approximately a 1-hour flight from Yogyakarta to Bajawa Soa Airport.

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Things to do in Bajawa

With a wide variety of attractions in Bajawa, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

Malanage Hot Springs

This natural hot spring is located near Mount Inerie, an active volcano. The hot spring consists of two streams, one boiling hot and the other freezing cold. These streams meet to form a river with the perfect temperature for soaking. The Malanage Hot Springs is a popular spot for both locals and tourists, especially on weekends.

Traditional Villages

Bajawa is surrounded by several traditional villages, including Bena, Ngada, and Langa. These villages are known for their unique cone-shaped houses with thatched roofs, called "rumah adat." Visitors can tour the villages, learn about the local culture, and see traditional crafts being made.

Mount Inerie

Mount Inerie is an active volcano that dominates the landscape around Bajawa. Hiking to the summit of Mount Inerie is a popular activity for those in good physical condition. The hike is challenging, but the views from the top are incredible. Visitors should be aware that Mount Inerie is an active volcano and eruptions can occur.

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