©

Ende trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Ende

Trip Planner Asia  /  Indonesia  /  East Nusa Tenggara  /  Flores  /  Ende
(2.4/5 based on 220+ reviews for 3 attractions)
Things to do: nature, beaches
Ende is the seat capital of the Ende Regency, East Nusa Tenggara province of Indonesia. Ende is located on the southern coast of Flores Island. The city has a population of 60,000 residents.HistoryEnde was the site of a kingdom that existed around the end of 18th century. The people of the area therefore known as Lio-Ende people. For many decades Ende has been a center of government, trade, education, and political activities.Rebellion against the Dutch was led by a certain Nipa Do known as the wars of Watu Api and Mari Longa (1916-1917). In 1934, the nationalist leader, Soekarno, who later became Indonesia's first president was exiled to eastern Indonesia by the Dutch colonial government.AttractionsThe Bung Karno Museum is the old house occupied by Soekarno during his years of exile in Ende. Most of the old furniture are still there. While he was exiled in Ende, Soekarno wrote and held several plays, together with Tonel Kelimutu Theatre Group. Among the plays were Rendorua Ola Nggera Nusa (Rendo that stirred the archipelago) and Doctor Satan, a revision on the story of Dr. Frankenstein.Near the football field in Ende stands a big breadfruit tree. Under the tree, Soekarno often sat, working on political ideas to lead Indonesia to independence. Those reflections contributed to the opening of Pancasila concept, which is now the state philosophy of Indonesia. From here Pancasila was born. Today, the Pancasila Birth Monument stands on this place. During a visit to Ende in June 2013, Vice President Boediono spoke of the importance of the idea of Pancasila for Indonesia and officiated over a ceremony to open a monument to the work of Soekarno in Ende.
To arrange what you want to do in Ende, use our Indonesia trip itinerary maker.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Ende

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
We'll find the best hotel deals
from all the top travel sites.

Best price guaranteed.
Powered by

Where to stay

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
Checking In:
Checking Out:

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Ende:
Beaches, theme parks, shopping
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Adventure, beaches, spas
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Spas, beaches, shopping
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Beaches, shopping, spas
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Religious sites, beaches, nightlife
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Ende

11 days in Indonesia SEE PLAN December, outdoors, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Flores BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND August, culture, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Ende & Komodo National Park BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Komodo, Flores & Lombok BY A USER FROM INDONESIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 28 days in Indonesia BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA November, outdoors, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 11 days in Indonesia BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA January, culture, outdoors, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Flores BY A USER FROM INDONESIA November, culture, outdoors, beaches, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Flores BY A USER FROM INDONESIA November, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Indonesia BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA October, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 29 days in Indonesia BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Ende BY A USER FROM INDONESIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News