Board your tender and head over to Komodo National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Man and Biosphere Reserve and New 7 Wonders of Nature. At the park, you’ll be met by a friendly guide and a park ranger who’ll lead you to the viewing point of the world’s largest lizard on an approximately 60-minute walking expedition through Komodo National Park. Have your camera ready, a Komodo dragon or two may make an appearance. Measuring 10 feet long and weighing up to 300 pounds, the sight of this mighty creature will leave a lasting impression. But the park is also known for its marine habitat. 1,000 species of fish, 260 species of reef-building coral, manta rays, sharks, dolphins, whales and sea turtles live in the park’s coral reefs, mangroves, sea grass beds and semi-enclosed bays. To experience this undersea phenomenon for yourself you’ll head to Pink Beach for swimming and snorkeling (gear is provided). Then, you’ll return to your ship.
Have your camera ready, a Komodo dragon or two may make an appearance.
To comply with the National Park Regulation, and to ensure the safety and security of guests, only those taking part in a shore tour will be able to access Komodo Island.
For visitors safety, guests must be of minimum age of 2 years and older to visit the national park. Women who are currently on their menstrual cycle are requested to advise the park ranger before departing on the tour. Komodo Dragons have an exceptional sense of smell and the ranger may request you to stay close to him / her.
Please make sure you take bottled water, hat, sun screen and decent walking shoes and local currency for additional purchases.