This Komodo Island Cruise will bring you to the most magnificent snorkelling spots and land sights in the famous Komodo National Park. Take a break to snorkel the crystal clear waters of this UNESCO world heritage site. Admire colourful coral gardens, schools of fish and large Manta Rays. In addition you are going to visit Rinca Island to met the parks’ famous inhabitants – the komodo dragons. Most remarkably, the national park is the only place to see these creatures in their natural environment. Furthermore, a lot of other wildlife is waiting for you to be spotted. For example wild buffaloes, deers and the flying foxes of Kalong Island. Most notably, visit one of the few pink beaches our planet has to offer. Take pictures and memories while on one of the National Parks’ breath-taking viewpoints. Komodo is a Cruising Destination not only for Scuba Divers! A huge number of Marine Life can be found in the first 5 meters and there are many other highlights of Komodo not requiring to Dive.
Join Barefoot Yachts for a scheduled Cruise or a Private Yacht Charter for groups of friends and Family.Starting and ending point of the Komodo Island Cruise is Labuan Bajo Habour.
Please note this is a sample itinerary and each Komodo Island Cruise is different.
The daily schedule may be adjusted during the Cruises according to your preferences as well as due to current weather conditions, tides and currents. Your Cruise Director will work with you for the day to day planning.
We depart the next morning to head to Gili Lawa Darra, in the northern part of the Komodo National Park. We will find ourselves in a stunning bay with a white sandy beach and crystal-clear waters. Both islands offer some of the best snorkelling opportunities, and for the adventures – some vast snorkelling driftsin-between the narrow channels of the islands.The currents are perfect habitat for schools of giant trevallies, groupers, white tip sharks and sometimes even large manta rays.At the end of the day, we will go for a short hike to a view point on Gili Lawa Darrat which offers a spectacular sunset panorama over the islands of the National Park.
We wake up with the sun rising over Flores Island. Before ending our trip and cruising back to Labuan Bajo for the check out, there is still time for a short wake-up swim in the turquoise waters.