If you have a little more additional time while in Bali and would like to experience the unique face-to-face meeting with the largest lizard in the world, this trip will allow you sufficient time to fully realize the Komodo Dragon. By having extensive time on the only two islands in the world that have these magnificent creatures, you can enjoy the wildlife and relaxation along the beaches of these islands
Day 01 : Denpasar – Labuan Bajo-Rinca Island ( L,D)
Arrival at Komodo Airport in Labuan Bajo in west Flores, where you will meet our guide and transfer to the pier at Labuan Bajo for boarding our house boat. Lunch on board as we sail about 2 hours to the islands of Komodo and Rinca. Treks on Rinca Island start from the ticket office at Loh Buaya to Waewaso. As it takes approx. 2 hours, it is the best opportunity to see dragons and their prey along with other wild animals, such as deer, wild buffalo, long-tailed macaque, wild boar and numerous of birds. We will be passing the dragon nests and out into the sunshine across an exposed savannah that is studded with Lontar Palms. We will also pass a permanent waterhole in Waewaso and across steep, exposed slopes that offer breathtaking views of the islands. Additional local guides are provided to maximize our chances of meeting the Komodo Dragons and to ensure the safety of all travelers. Dinner and Overnight on boat near Pink Beach.
Day 02 : Rinca – Komodo island/Pink beach – Labuan Bajo ( B,L,D)
Early morning start from Rinca to Komodo Island with arrival in Komodo for taking a medium trek of about 1 1/2 hours. The trek passes a waterhole where the Timor deer and wild pigs often come to drink. Sometimes, dragons can be found there lying around and waiting. You will climb Sulphurea Hill and Frigate Hill, where a magnificent view across the islands, bays and beaches awaits. Return to the boat and proceed to a pink beach, as this peculiar beach gets its color from red coral fragments. It is definitely a great place to spend some time by just laying back or enjoying the underwater world with your snorkeling equipment. Lunch on board and afternoon back to Labuan Bajo. Overnight at Puri Sari Hotel or similar.
Day 03 : Labuan Bajo –Denpasar( B)
After breakfast, take a morning excursion to Batu Cermin (mirror stone cave). Then, transfer to airport to catch the flight leaving for Denpasar or join our Flores adventure tours below.
PRICE INCLUDES :
- Meals during the trip.
- English/German speaking guide
- Boat as per itinerary
- AC coach Transport
PRICE DOES NOT NCLUDE :
- Flight from/to Denpasar by Garuda Indonesia, Nam Air or Lion Air.
Approx. roundtrip ticket price: USD 240
- Airport tax Denpasar IDR 40.000 Labuanbajo IDR 11.000
- Masker and fins rental for snorkeling
- Porter fee, personal expenses and Tipping
What to bring:
- Sun screen and insect repellent
- Tracking shoes
- Maskers and fins for snorkeling
- Towel and swimming suite
Tour Program: Komodo Dragon Tours