Can you do a day trip from Bali to Komodo?
With so much to do in Komodo National Park, it’s well worth the trip from Bali! Many companies offer day tours out of Labuan Bajo, so you can easily explore the hills of Padar, chill with the dragons on Komodo Island, relax on Pink Beach, and snorkel at Manta Point.
Is Komodo Island near Bali?
Komodo Island is located in the lesser Sunda islands, east from Java and Bali. If you’re boarding an international flight, the island can be reached via Jakarta or Bali.
Can you see Komodo dragons in Bali?
Yes and no. Komodo dragons originate from the Komodo National Park (hence the name) and therefore you cannot see Komodo dragons in Bali in the wild. I would highly recommend making the effort to go to the Komodo Islands as it is breathtakingly beautiful. You can read more about what you can see on the islands below.
Why is Komodo Island closing?
Another reason that the local government considered Komodo Island closure was to increase Komodo dragon’s population. According to the local officials, not only did Komodo dragons decline in size, but also in number in the past few years.
Is it worth going to Komodo Island?
It has many stunning hiking routes Komodo Island is a great hiking destination. It’s perfect for anyone who enjoys getting active in the great outdoors. There are multiple hiking routes to explore the island on foot.
Where is the Pink Beach in Bali?
Komodo National Park
The pink sand beaches are located in the Komodo National Park, a group of islands in east Indonesia. The closest city is the fishing town of Labuan Bajo in Flores, which has its own airport and plenty of hotels and restaurants.
Is it safe to visit Komodo Island?
As of now, Komodo Island remains open to tourists.
How much does it cost to go to Komodo Island?
In total, visiting Komodo and getting to enjoy what is has to offer could cost around $400 to $800 depending on the season and expedition/tour company.
Is Komodo Island Expensive?
Located in the East Nusa Tenggara region of the Indonesian archipelago, Komodo island is one of the most popular locations to visit if you are after adventure. Visiting this adventure island is not expensive despite its popularity as most people tend to believe.
Can I visit Komodo on my period?
Women who are menstruating are not allowed to go see the komodo dragons because the lizards can smell the slightest bit of blood and will be very attracted by it as they perceive it as their prey.
Can you visit Komodo Island?
The easiest way to access the Komodo Islands is by flying into Labuan Bajo on the island of Flores, and taking a boat tour from there. After you tour is complete you can take a flight out the same day as your tour ends.
Is Komodo safe?
If you’re wondering whether Komodo dragons are dangerous, the answer is ‘yes’! These giant lizards ooze venom that not only weakens but ultimately kills their prey. That being said, you should not fear Komodo dragons when visiting Komodo Island in Indonesia as you will be accompanied by a local tour guide.