Kelimutu Lake (Tri-Color Lake), Ende
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Enjoy panoramic views of multicolored waters from atop a volcano at Kelimutu Lake (Tri-Color Lake). The lake consists of three water-filled craters, known as "Tri-Color Lakes" because they change color depending on the light and the chemical make up of the water, which varies with volcanic activity. Most organized tours arrive at the viewpoint at sunrise, when overcrowding can be an issue. The view is just as impressive and much less crowded if you go later on in the morning. Put Kelimutu Lake (Tri-Color Lake) on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Ende vacation trip planner.
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  • you can see 3 lakes in one trip at kelimutu, great views along the trip and many angle of scenery that you can take for your photograph. 
  • You have to go to have a look.. Get up early for the sunrise because once the clouds get in you cannot see much. The lakes are truly beautiful. 
  • The prices for the National Park for foreigners increased in the last years from 2000RP to 225000RP! on a Sunday and weekdays 150000RP (locals pay 5000RP).I think the difference is to high. Then you h...  more »