Top 3 Things to Do in Komodo Island, Indonesia
Nowadays, living in a large city creates a lot of pressure to everyone. Thus, having a vacation will help you to relax and bring back your sanity after months of stressful atmosphere. One of the most popular destination for vacation is Komodo Island, Indonesia. The popularity of this island is due to the exotic lizard species called Komodo that live only in this island.
In this passage, we will give some tips on activities that you can do during your vacation in Komodo Island.
- Exploring Padar Island: exploring this island becomes one of popular activity in Komodo Island. This activity is suitable for both adventure and sceneries seekers. It is due to its easy hiking trek compare to other hiking trek in Indonesia and once you arrive at the top of the hills, you will see the awesome views of Komodo Islands’ beaches that have three different colors: pink, white, and black. The trekking takes around 40 to 60 minutes at most. The beaches are only separated by a thin line of land ridges and sparkling blue sea. This trip is usually included in boat tours. The tour guide from boat tours will guide you if you ask to visit this island beforehand.
- Relaxing at a unique hotel called Le Pirate: this place offers an unusual ambience for your accommodation in Komodo Island. There are 15 separated bungalows that only have one single bed accompanied with a private bathroom. These bungalows are situated at the third floor of a building. At the first floor, there is a restaurant with live music and island them where you can enjoy your dinner calmly. If you want to swim, you can go to the small pool at the fourth floor. There are also bar and sun deck if you simply want to enjoy a beautiful sunset and tasty food. This extraordinary hotel will give you an unforgettable memory and experience from your dream vacation to Komodo Island.
- Going on scuba diving: if you go to Komodo Island but does not try scuba diving, you will miss the point of this Island. The sea of this island provides you the magnificent and breathtaking beauty of colorful fish and wonderful coral reefs that sways peacefully in the deep blue ocean. Before joining any diving tours, make sure you are certify to do scuba diving. For those who do not have any certification, you can get it in Bali. The cost to get certified may be pretty costly, but it is surely worth all the money. You can directly join dive centers in the island or reserve it via online platform. If you have no scuba diving certification, you still can enjoy the beauty of Komodo Island’s marine life by snorkeling on shallower water.
The list on previous paragraph are some of things to do in Komodo Island that you can visit while spending your free time in Komodo Island. This island will give you the best getaway, unforgettable memories, and precious experience for your dream vacation.