5d/4n Komodo – Sample Itinerary
Length of trip: 5 Days / 4 Nights
Departure: Shuttle boat transfer departing at 10:00 from Labuan Bajo (approximately 90 minutes)
Return: Shuttle boat transfer departing at 10:00 to Labuan Bajo (approximately 90 minutes)
Dives: Approximately 12 dives
Experience: Open Water Diver – at least 20 logged dives
Snorkeling: Approximately 12 sessions
Land excursions: Padar Island / Padar Pink Beach / Rinca Island / Flying foxes (land excursions may change due to weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstances)
IMPORTANT NOTE: This is a sample itinerary which is subject to change beyond the operator control. The exact itinerary, route and amount of dives/snorkeling/excursions for your cruise may be adapted to best suit the weather conditions, tides, currents and other prevailing events.
DAY 1: CENTRAL KOMODO (2 dives)
After shuttle boat transfer to reach the Komodo Sea Dragon, guests will be able to freshen up in their cabins before a general and safety information briefing followed by lunch.
- Dive/Snorkel at Sebayur Kecil
- The boat will sail to the North of Komodo for a night dive
Anchoring and overnight at Crystal Bay.
DAY 2: NORTH KOMODO (3/4 dives)
We will stay the all day in this beautiful area of Komodo and offer diving (dependent on conditions) at:
- Castle Rock
- Crystal Rock
- The Cauldron or Golden Passage
After the third dive, the boat will sail to Sabita bay (possibility for a night dive)
Snorkeling activities will be also on the program for the non-divers.
Anchoring and overnight in Sabita bay.
DAY 3: CENTRAL & PADAR ISLAND (2/4 dives)
2 dives/snorkeling sessions will be planned in the morning:
- Tatawa Besar or Tatawa Kecil
- Manta Point
We will then sail down to Padar Island to discover the most famous beach & view point of the archipelago:
- Padar pink beach
- Padar view point
In case divers/snorkelers prefer to keep going in the water it will be organized accordingly.
Anchoring and overnight at Padar.
DAY 4: CENTRAL & RINCA ISLAND (2 dives)
We will offer only two dives on the morning to allow a surface interval of 24 hours before flying:
- Mawan or Siaba Besar
- Pengah Kecil
We will then sail further down for a truly memorable afternoon that includes:
- Rinca Island trekking (komodo dragons spotting)
- Kalong (Flying Foxes at sunset)
Anchoring and overnight in Rinca area.
DAY 5: LABUAN BAJO
It will be time to bid farewell to the Komodo Sea Dragon and Crew. A shuttle boat transfer will depart at 10:00 to Labuan Bajo followed by a transfer to the airport or hotel.
Thank you for joining us! We hope you had a wonderful time and look forward to welcoming you again.