Cruise 6 days / 5 nights Labuan Bajo Mesa, Sebayur, Gili Lawa Darat, Gili Lawa Laut, Manta Point, Siaba, Rinca, Kalong, Padar, Labuan Bajo
Day 1 / Night 1
Labuan Bajo – Mesa – Sebayur
Welcome drink for everybody and departure to the Komodo National Park. This first leg of your trip will set the tone for your holiday Nboard the Nyaman Boat. Settled on one of the numerous sunbeds, you’ll enjoy stunning views of the National Park of Komodo on the way to Mesa Island, a charming fishermen village where you can meet with the locals and buy huge lobsters for your dinner. Then it’s on to Sebayur Kecil, famed for its paradise beach and amazing sunsets. It is a sheltered cove, the ideal spot for a dip in the crystal clear turquoise water and the chance to discover its rich and diverse seabeds, coral reefs, clown fish and other marine species of all sizes and all colors. If you want you can also fish with the crew, just outside the Komodo National Park. Dinner and night on board.
Day 2 / Night 2
Sebayur – Gili Lawa Darat – Gili Lawa Laut
After a hearty breakfast, the Nyaman Boat will sail to Gili Lawa Darat at the Northwest of the National Park. It is a renowned diving and snorkelling spot, where you might encounter large fish, manatees, rays, sharks, schools of jacks and many more. After lunch you will go towards Gili Lawa Laut, this area is like a lake in the sea and offers the opportunity for all kinds of land and water-based activities, such as snorkelling or kayaking. For a beautiful sunset view panorama over the park’s islands you can go trekking up a hill with our crew. Dinner and night on board.
Day 3 / Night 3
Gili Lawa Laut – Manta Point – Siaba
The next morning, you’ll visit the magnificent Manta Point. Our speedboat will cruise above the impressive and harmless manta rays, so you’ll have the privilege of seeing them up close. You can even swim and snorkel with them, which is an unforgettable experience. Then it’s on to Siaba Island, a small creek in the middle of the mangroves, where the boat will drop anchor for the night. If you are lucky you can see some of the resident turtles swimming around the boat in Siaba. Dinner and night on board
Day 4 / Night 4
Siaba – Rinca – Kalong
On the fourth day of your cruise, you will arrive at Rinca island and you’ll meet the famous Komodo dragon, a prehistoric species native to the Komodo National Park. The National Park rangers will trek with you and make it possible to see those fascinating creatures up close. Afterwards, the boat will anchor just off Kalong Island, which is a small mangrove island. Here around sunset time you can see thousands of bats flying out of the trees towards Flores, in search of fruit. Dinner and night on board.
Day 5/ Night 5
Kalong – Padar
After breakfast, we will cruise on to the Padar island, the third biggest island of the National Park. In Padar island, hiking up the hills is well worth it, as it rewards you with an unforgettable panoramic view over many of the park’s islands and amazing photographs. A refreshing dip in the water and some snorkelling will cool you off afterwards and give you the chance to see some more of the incredible underwater world of Komodo. Padar is also a very nice place to have a BBQ on the beach. Dinner on board.
After breakfast, you will enjoy your last cruise in the National Park on the way back to Labuan Bajo, where you will catch your flight.