Mengeruda is name of hot spring located in Bajawa – Flores Island. Enjoy yourself in the warm waters that flows from a natural spring to a river, sit under the shade of coconut trees, or take a short trek to more untouched scenic areas of the hot spring, starting from the road to Virgin Mary Cave, which is located next to the entrance to the spring. Request that a guide take you for a walk along the descending river amid rice fields to the canyon where the hot spring emerges. If you come in May-July, make sure you also catch Sagi, a traditional boxing competition.
To reach Mengeruda Hot Spring visitor will rent a motobike or car from Bajawa to Radha district and take the way to Soa Airport of Bajawa. It is located 10 minutes from Soa Airport. You have to pay entrancee tickets Rp 6.000 / person for local and Rp 15.000 / person for foreigner.
In Mengeruda Hot Spring actually there are 5 hot spring location outside the area. There are public toilets, foodcourt of local that sell food, clothes and soap because local people here come to this place in the late afternoon to take bath.