Kelor Island is a small, secluded tourist attraction in East Nusa Tenggara popular for its stunning, unspoiled sceneries.
This little island 10 minutes away from Labuan Bajo, is a perfect place to escape the busy life for a while — it’s an attraction off the beaten path with clean, crystal clear water, pearly white sand, exotic corals, interesting marine life, and a savannah hill you can trek. Locals often gather on the shores and play with visitors, so always have extra clothes ready. The serenity ever so present in Kelor Island is not only ideal for those who want to unwind; it’s perfect for honeymoons and family vacations, too!
Kelor Island is located in East Nusa Tenggara.
Opening Days and Hours
The island can be accessed anytime.
Entry Fee and Bookings
A trip to Kelor Island is often included in tours to Rinca Island. One all-inclusive tour costs USD 320.
How to Get There
- Fly from Denpasar to Labuan Bajo via local airlines such as Garuda Air.
- Proceed to the port and board a boat to the islands.
- Backpackers/solo travelers
- Group of friends
- Families with kids
Time to Spend
You can spend 3 to 5 hours exploring the island.
Popularity and Best Time to Go
Best to visit during the morning since the island can get crowded in the afternoon. Schedule your visit between April and September.
Food options are limited around the area, except for those sold by locals. Bring your own food for the trip.
- Komodo National Park
- Rinca Island
The nearest accommodations can be found in Labuan Bajo. Suggested hotels and inns like Laprima Hotel, Hotel Bintang Flores, The Jayakarta Suites, and Puri Sari Beach hotel offer rooms ranging from USD 50 to USD 170.