Join us on an exclusive Komodo snorkeling safari tour for 7 days of underwater and overland adventure. With its own private island in a secluded area of eastern Indonesia Komodo Resort is the perfect base from which to explore the national parks premier snorkeling sites. Not only is it within range of some of Indonesia’s finest snorkeling it also offers a beautiful house reef and beach for afternoon relaxation and accommodation finely in tune with its surroundings.
The abundance of pristine reefs, islands, islets and sandy bays found within range of Komodo Resort would take an age to explore. In terms of marine life you can expect everything from large mantas, cruising reef sharks and schooling pelagics species to abundant fish life and weird and wonderful critters. Exploring local islands, beaches and wilderness also comes highly recommended from Komodo Resort, legendary Komodo Dragons walk neighbouring islands and rugged topside terrain makes for exciting trekking opportunities all of which feature from the resorts range of activities, kayaking is also possible.
This is the kind of location that should appeal to snorkelers seeking to step off the beaten path in a secluded corner of Indonesia.
This group Komodo snorkel safari offers spectacular days snorkeling in the heart of the Coral Triangle on some of the richest, healthiest and most bio-diverse reefs to be found on Earth. Each day includes a morning and afternoon Komodo snorkeling session alongside flexible snorkeling sessions on the house reef. Night snorkel sessions are also possible.
Topography throughout the national park ranges from fringe reefs to giant boulders, colourful coral gardens and pinnacles - sites like Makassar Reef offer the chance to see good numbers of manta rays in the shallows, Batu Bolong has beautiful reef terraces that descend to the depths and Tatawa Besar offers pristine corals that reach to the surface. Further a field are pinnacles like Castle Rock and Crystal Rock which attract larger marine life like sharks and dolphins.
One thing is for sure, each and every day offers something different and special from the Komodo National Park.
This group tour is exclusively for snorkelers and offers 6 days of adventure based snorkeling. There are two snorkeling sessions scheduled per day, once in the morning and once in the afternoon for between 90 and 120 minutes. Whilst the time spent at the sites is allocated, the comfortable boats offer upper deck relaxation meaning you can choose your time in the water to suit you. Each boat has bean bags and shaded areas perfect for viewing the incredible topside vistas of the Komodo National Park.
All trips are accompanied by local guides, well versed in the marine life on the reefs. Staff are available to help with water entry and exits, and all snorkel sessions have boat surface support to ensure our safety. Even while snorkeling the house reef, staff wait on the jetty with boat support for safety.
The komodo snorkel safari also includes a half day tour to Rinca Island to see the incredible Komodo Dragons.
Our itinerary begins on the island of Bali with a welcome dinner at the Novotel Hotel just a short walk from the airport. The following morning we have a short flight to Labuan Bajo where we are met by the resort team and transferred by boat to Komodo Resort. After 7 nights we return to Bali for onward transfer.
As Indonesia travel specialists we can offer a variety of extensions whether you are looking for more time snorkeling in a different location or overland tours to the regions topside wonders.
£2365 per person (Twin/Double Share)
£615 Single person supplement
There are 20 rooms at Komodo Resort. 16 Deluxe rooms are all with en suite bathrooms with hot water and Air Conditioning. In the rooms there is a mini bar with cold drinks and also a water dispenser. There's a spacious veranda for sunset viewing with bean bags.
There are also 4 Suite Rooms which offer an extra level of comfort and space.
The restaurant serves up a variety of Indonesian and international meals throughout the day whilst the bar at the front of the beach is a great place to get together at the end of the day for sun downers. There is also an onsite spa to relaxing massages and treatments.
To join our Komodo snorkel safari:
There are many flight options leaving from the UK to Indonesia's two major airports - Bali, Denpasar (DPS) and Jakarta (CGK), all of which fly indirectly via Singapore (SIN), Dubai (DXB) or Hong Kong (HKG) with an average travel time of 15-17 hours.
Phone: 0117 369 0443
4.6 Paintworks, Bath Road, Bristol, BS4 3EH