Day 1. LABUANBAJO – RINCA – KALONG ISLAND (L/D)
Upon arrival you will be picked by the Plataran staff from the airport and transfer to boat. As you arrive on the boat, you will be welcomed by the staff and serving you the welcome drink. Then boat will heading to Rinca Island that will take approximately 3 hours to get there. Once arrive, everyone will go off the boat and heading to ranger station. The trekking to see the komodo dragon will start from there with the ranger on the island. You may adjust your time on the trekking with the ranger as you need. Once finished, go back to boat and sail to Kalong island. Kalong island is a small island consist of mangrove forest. The island becoming the “house” of thousand bats. If you are lucky enough, you will see thousands of bats flying out from their nest looking for food . If time allow before heading to Kalong Island you can snorkeling on Kambing Island. (Lunch, afternoon tea, dinner and overnight on boat).
Day 2. PADAR - KOMODO – PINK BEACH (B/L/D)
This morning we are arrive at Padar Island. on arrival trekking to the hill for the one of the best view in Komodo Park. Padar Island is the third largest island in the Komodo National Park. It is located in the south central of the park, between Komodo and Rinca Island.
In the past, Padar was one of the island in Komodo where there were dragons live. Along with the illegal hunting activities by human being, they are slowly disappeared and almost unable to see them anymore, even once. The cause is simply because of the lack of foods, like deer and wild boar. Their extinction can be because they just died alone without any food to eat or prolonged hunger or they can be migrated to nearest island, Rinca. Nowadays, the island remains empty with no dragons. However, other wild animals such as wild boars are still around daily.
Although the island has no dragons existed, the island is one of the best charming spot of trekking.
After trekking boat will sailing to Komodo Island. After breakfast go ashore to the ranger house of Komodo Island. Have a walk and take a closer look at the Legendary Komodo Dragons on Komodo Island. Besides dragons you can also see other animals such as deer, wild boar and birds. Afterword snorkeling and relaxing at the world heritage site of Pink Beach (Pantai Merah).
Day 03. KANAWA – BIDADARI ISLAND – LABUAN BAJO (B)
This morning after breakfast snorkeling at Kanawa Island which is a beautiful small island with amazing corals. Soon after snorkeling the Phinisi boat will bring you to another beautiful snorkeling around the Komodo sea at Bidadari Island. Bidadari Islands is one of the closest snorkeling area from Labuan Bajo with the white sandy beach, its located on the north west part of Labuan Bajo. Enjoy the snorkeling or just relaxing on beach and in the afternoon sailing back to Labuan Bajo and drop to you to the airport or your hotel.
- B = Breakfast
- L = Lunch
- D = Dinner