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Lingko Spider Web Rice Fields - Walking Tours

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Address: Desa Cara | Cancar, Manggarai, Ruteng, Flores 86000, Indonesia
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+62 381 2707110
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In Manggarai you will certainly notice the impressive lingko fields. The...

In Manggarai you will certainly notice the impressive lingko fields. The most amazing view over a number of these fields is offered at Cara Village situated on a small hill 17km west of Ruteng in Cancar. With their round, spider-web structure, these pieces of land are unique eye-catchers in Manggarai.

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Although there are many rice fields in Flores there is nothing else like this one. A large area, set in patterns that look like a spider web. Well worth the effort of going up... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 August 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Ruteng and occasionally we met guide John. He showed us the beauty of Ruteng surrounding including spider web rice fields. John took us to his house for New year ceremony and we experienced an unforgettable ceremony and warm family environment. John speaks very well english and understands to all Flores interesting sites and has ability to give the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Spider web rice field is spectacular! Amazed how the farmers made the spider web! Good photo spot before continue our joirney to Wae Rebo.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Together with my wife, we spent two days trekking across the hills around Ruteng, visiting remote villages, spider web rice fields, living with locals and getting to know the local traditions. It has been an unforgettable experience (we even went with local hunters to catch our dinner!), and that was all thanks to our awesome local guide, Yulianus. He is... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

If you have a private car between Ruteng and Labuan it is nice to see. I hired a motorbike from Ruteng and I enjoyed the ride more than the destination.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Although there are many rice fields in Flores there is nothing else like this one. A large area, set in patterns that look like a spider web. Well worth the effort of going up the short climb, after paying a small fee. There are two lookout points, one a bit lower than the other and the views are good from... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Do not miss these rice fields when you are in Ruteng or when you are on your way to or from Labuan Bajo (located 17 km before Ruteng). A good point to go up is at a TV/internet tower. There is a staircase and when we were there we had to pay 15k per person (not sure if this is... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

When walking up the hill you will be pleased to see some nice views when reaching the top. Background information about the spinweb ricefield meaning is usefull to understand the way of sharing land by the chief of the village. Good memory and glad we visit this place. However there are more impressive things to see and visit on Flores.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Not that excited when i decided to visit this place as i thought it will be just like another rice field scene. But thanks god i did it in the first place. It was sooo much bigger than i thought it was. Its magical ! Wear a good shoes, bring hot coffee in tumblr with you. Take a seat on... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Nice to see, but din't make this topic your goal. It is a long way driving from laoban bajo. 3,5 hours by car. We combined with visit to Ruteng.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

These spiderweb fields beling to one large family. Like real spiderwebd they have been ingeniously built. A small 5 minute climb took us to a mountain top with clear views over the paddies. Really nice !

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