East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) is one of the provinces in Indonesia that has a beautiful natural panorama. Lots of foreign tourists come to this place to enjoy its natural beauty. NTT is famous for one of its world-famous tourist destinations, namely Komodo Island.
Komodo Island is one of the breeding areas for Komodo dragons. Komodo National Park is divided into 3 islands, namely Komodo Island, Rinca Island, and Padar Island. Komodo is the largest lizard species in the world, with an average length of 2-3 meters, and a bodyweight of at least 90 kg. then a lot of people who want to see the komodo dragons in person.
Tourists who come to Komodo Island will not feel bored because there are so many activities that we can do there, one of which is taking a boat to Komodo Island. If tourists want to come to Komodo Island, you must first pass the initial pier in Labuan Bajo. At this pier, tourists can feel the sensation of a speedboat and also take a boat to enjoy the beauty of the surrounding nature.
Most importantly, tourists can see the Komodo dragons directly by being guided by the rangers who are there. In this place, tourists can interact with Komodo dragons, understand all their life activities and don't forget to take pictures as a memento. Usually, if lucky tourists will see the fight of male dragons fighting over female dragons.
The beauty that exists on Komodo Island is very pleasing to the eye, especially when the sunset arrives, it enhances the natural panorama in this place. Almost all tourists wait for the sunset to take pictures. For tourists who like to hike, you can do hiking activities on Padar Island. Green and arid hills like in the desert make this place very suitable as a place for photography. For tourists who want to enjoy the beauty of the seabed, don't worry, you can do snorkeling or diving in the places that have been provided.
Route and Location
Komodo Island has a very strategic location because it is in Kab. Maggarai, East Nusa Tenggara. The route that must be taken to get to the island of Komodo will not be boring, because every trip you take is always accompanied by a beautiful natural panorama. For tourists who start the journey from Labuan Bajo, you have to take a boat for 2 hours to get to your destination
Prices and Facilities
Komodo Island operates 24 hours, with the following costs:
1. Foreign tourists Rp. 150,000
2. Local tourists Rp. 5,000
3. Komodo tour guide Rp. 80,000
The facilities in this place are very complete, including:
- Food stand
- Pier construction
- Road arrangement. (NL)