Kelimutu Lake

KelimutuKelimutu Lake is a crater lake located at the top of Mount Kelimutu (volcano) located on the island of Flores, East Nusa Tenggara Province, Indonesia. Exact location of this mountain in the village of strikes, District Kelimutu, Ende.

This lake is known as The Three Color Lakes because it has three different colors, namely red, blue, and white. Even so, the colors are always changing with the passage of time.
The lake is located at an altitude of 1631 meters above sea level.
Kelimutu is a combination word of "keli" meaning mountain and the word "mutu" which means to boil.

All three lakes are:
Tiwu Ata Polo Lake (Lake of Spirits soothsayer), Tiwu Nua Muri Koo Fai (Lake of Spirits Young men and women) of domestic and international Ata Mbupu (Lake Spirits Parents).
Ata Polo Lake Tiwu more dominated by dark colors, like red, dark green, and brown. The Lake Tiwu Nua Muri Koo Fai more often light green to blue as much as 6 times, 10 times white, Ata Polo Lake which last occurred in 2004-fchange color rom green to white salted egg, while Lake Tiwu Mbupu color's more often green moss, black, dark brown, sometimes blue, and had twice to be white, in the year 1915 and 1960.
The third area of the lake was approximately 1.051 million square meters with a volume of 1292 million cubic meters of water. Boundary between narrow rock walls of the lake is an easy landslide. This wall is very steep with a slope of 70 degrees. Height of the walls of the lake ranges from 50 to 150 meters.

Access to this area from the provincial capital of NTT, Kupang ie, using the plane to the town of Ende, Flores Island, with travel time to 40 minutes. then the journey continued with the use of public transport in the form of a mini bus, heading Kaonara Village, a distance of 93 km, with travel time approximately 3 hours. From the Village of Lake Kelimutu Koanara toward Peak, walk along the 2.5 km.
As one of the tourist attraction, the accommodations around the lake sufficient attention. Around the lake there are guard hut, shelter, shelter for visitors, public toilets, parking capacity, as well as some small inn.

The color of the lakes always change so if you come to here someday maybe the color is not some as today.
Very interesting and beautiful, so let's go around the world.


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Cloth picture above called Lio, it is a traditional woven sarongs there. And here is the map of Kelimutu lake, but unfortunately when Google took the map, Kelimutu were cloudy, so if I take a larger map of the lake so it is not clear.

View Kelimutu Lake in a larger map

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