Komodo 12 days North & South route

Map of the trip

Komodo National Park Diving trip 10D

Day-by-day Itinerary

Manta Ray Karang Makassar Komodo

Day 1 (2 dives): LABUANBAJO - KOMODO

Pick up from the airport and transfer to the boat.

Welcome drink and introduction of the boat, cruise and team.

Check dive on the easy but beautiful reef of Sebayur Kecil. 2nd dive on the Mini Wall of Sebayur.

 

Day 2 (3-4 dives): CENTRAL KOMODO

Morning Drift dive on Tatawa Besar.

Batu Bolong and Karang Makassar will make your day and blow you away after that! Night Dive possible in Siaba Besar.

Schooling Surgeonfish Castle Rock Komodo

Day 3 (3 dives): CENTRAL KOMODO - KOMODO NORTH

Morning dive at Siaba Besar also known as Turtle City, and heading to North Komodo.

Meet the Komodo Sharks and huge schools of fishes at Crystal Rock and Castle RockSunset trek on Gili Lawa Darat.

 

Day 4 (3 dives): KOMODO NORTH

Morning wakeup call on the “ShotGun” of the Cauldron, more sharks and big stuff in Golden Passage, and a night dive on Gili Lawa Darat.

Coleman Shrimps on fire urchin, Waenilu, Komodo

Day 5 (3 dives): CENTRAL KOMODO

Heading back to Central Komodo

Enjoy another strong drift in Siaba Kecil and its amazing and colorful coral garden.

Explore Siaba Besar 2 ways: muck diving on the sandy plateau, and Turtle City on the coral reef.

 

Day 6 (3 dives): CENTRAL KOMODO

Try to meet the Manta Rays again at Mawan.

Explore the canyon and the Fish Bowl in Police Corner along the wall hosting nudibranchs and Mantis Shrimps !

 

Sunset dive at Waenilu to try to spot the beautiful Mandarin fish mating dance, and look for zebra crabs and coleman shrimps on the colorful fire urchins!

Sea Apple, Nusa Kode, Komodo

Day 7 (2 dives): PADAR

Morning dive in Batu Bolong’s little sister: Pulau Tengah Kecil.

Heading to Padar by a stop at Payung.

Trekking at Padar Island and its 3 sandy bays, just in time to enjoy a beautiful sunset with warm pink and orange colors.

 

Day 8 (3 dives): PADAR - NUSA KODE

Get the first taste of South Komodo on our 3 Sisters spot, and going “mucky” on Secret Garden. If lucky, it could be THE meeting with Mobula rays!

Pilarsteen will complete the day, before navigation towards Nusa Kode.

Padar and 3 sandy Bays, Komodo
Padar and 3 sandy Bays
Komodo Dragon, Nusa Kode, Komodo

 Day 9 (3dives): NUSA KODE

Wake up with the unique Komodo Dragons watching you from the beach.

 Yellow Wall, Cannibal Rock and Torpedo will leave you speechless…

 

Day 10 (3dives): NUSA KODE

Get more of the South with Rodeo and Crinoids CanyonNight dive on Torpedo to look for the Torpedo Ray that the spot is called after.

 

Giant Trevally, Batu Bolong, Komodo

Day 11 (3 dives): SOUTH to CENTRAL

Get a last chance to spot the Gentle Giants at Manta Alley (2 dives possible there).

Explore the little wreck of Lok Sera before heading back to the Central area.

 

Day 12 (2 dives): CENTRAL - LABUANBAJO

Get to dive Batu Bolong the other side for another great experience !

Sabolon Besar will be your last dive on that trip, exploring the underwater mountain to look for pygmy seahorses, popcorn pr bubble coral shrimps, or white tip reef sharks.

 

Arrival at LabuanBajo on the afternoon. Exploration of the city, diner on board or in the city, night on board.

 

Day 13: LABUANBAJO

Breakfast on board, transfer to the airport or hotel.

 

Booking Time !

Ready to go for this diving adventure ? Can't wait to meet neither the Dragons, Mantas, Turtles and others ? Excellent, we'll be delighted to have you onboard !

 

Check our schedule here and pick your trip ! If anything doesn't fit your way, let us know, we are small and flexible enough to custom the trip you need !