Komodo Dragon Tour

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Join us in Komodo Archipelago to experience an encounter with the fearsome Komodo dragons, the world largest lizard.

Growing up to 3 meters in length and up to 140 kilograms, Komodo considered the last of their kind remaining in the world today. Komodo Island is now a national park and also home to number of rare birds, deer and wild pigs which are prey to the lizards as well.

Called "ORA" by the local people, Komodo Dragon (Varanus Komodoensis) is actually a giant monitor lizard.  Its ancestors roamed the earth up to about half a million years ago. Komodo live on goat, deer and even the carcasses of its own kind.  Komodo is protected by law and although they are considered harmless, it is advisable to keep them at the distance.

You will board on a fisherman wooden boat which have been modified to enable and suitable for carrying tourist, equipped by Radio Navigation, Electricity, Toilet, One big cabin which has 6-8 beds, Life jackets and Mattress.

The sea surrounding the islands offers crystal clear water to swim or snorkel, vistas of sea life and white sandy beach.

 KOMODO ISLAND

A small island of 280 square km, Komodo is located between the islands of Sumbawa and Flores. It is famous for its giant lizards, considered the last of their kind remaining in the world today, the Komodo Dragon.

The only human population on the island is at the fishing village called Komodo who supplement their income breeding goats which are used to feed the lizard. The Komodo is protected by law and although they are considered harmless, it is advisable to keep them at the distance.

BIMA, SUMBAWA
The former palace in the town of Bima has been turn into a museum devoted to the ancient Kingdom of Bima. Dara, a village 2 km from town is believed to have been seat of this once powerful-empire.

SAPE, SUMBAWA
Shipwrights still make sailboats, the traditional way in this part of town on Sumbawa's East coast.  Sape is convenient point of departure for trips to Komodo Island across the strait, home of the prehistoric Komodo Lizards.

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