Tour de Flores
Photo by FloresTourism.com
6th May – May 16th 2018 (This event has been pushed to November 2018)
One of the biggest sporting events to be held in Flores, Tour de Flores is a road cycling championship which takes place over several days beginning at Larantuka in East Flores and ending in Labuan Bajo with a distance of more than 700 kilometers in 5 stages for ten days. Tour De Flores 2018 was originally inspired by other similar events, such as Tour De France (Since 1903), Tour De Singkarak (Since 2009) and Tour De Banyuwangi “Ijen” (since 2012). Tour De Flores will cover a distance of 743 KM over 5 stages. The cyclists will travel throughout the length of the island’s covering 14,300 square kilometers at various temperatures. Tour de Flores brings the eyes of the world to this beautiful island in East Nusa Tenggara, highlighting the island’s incredible beauty along the spectacular coast, ethnic diversity, culture, megalithic traditions, language, religion, rare wildlife and fauna of Komodo, Kelimutu Lake, Pink Beach and so much more.
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