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The Best Tours to Komodo Island

A tour to Komodo Island is an amazing experience that you will never forget. The island is home to the world’s largest lizard, the Komodo dragon.

Tour to Komodo Island
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You will also have a chance to see other spots along the tour that will be sure to amaze. These tours include a visit to Komodo National Park, where you will have the opportunity to see the dragons up close.

Tour to Komodo Island

There are a lot of tours that go to Komodo Island. A lot of them leave from Labuan Bajo and some last a couple of days. If you want to know how we did it then check out this post.

1. One day Komodo trip with Bintang Komodo Tours

The Best Tours to Komodo Island
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Price: $124 per person

Duration: 11 hours

Rating: 4.5/5 (80+ Reviews)

Departure: Pickup/Dropoff Included

Includes:

  • Rare opportunity to see endangered Komodo Dragons in their natural habitat
  • Visit at least three islands in the UNESCO-listed Komodo National Park
  • Snorkel at four different sites: spot manta rays, exotic fish, and coral reefs
  • Hassle-free pickup and drop-off from your Labuan Bajo hotel
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Use of Snorkeling equipment
  • Insurance
  • Tour guide English speaking

2. Sailing Komodo 3 days 2 Nights – Share Tour

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Price: $255 per person

Duration: 3 days

Rating: 5/5 (30+ Reviews)

Departure: Pickup/Dropoff Included

Includes:

  • All meals are included in the price of the tour (Breakfast (2) Dinner (2) Lunch (3))
  • Shuttles to and from the harbor are included
  • Go trekking on Komodo Island with a professional ranger
  • Two nights’ accommodation in an air-conditioned cabin is included
  • Free flow mineral water, tea & coffee
  • Snorkeling gear
  • Documentation

3. One day Komodo island Tour hopping around by Speed Boat

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Price: $126 per person

Duration: 11 hours

Rating: 4.5/5 (30+ Reviews)

Departure: Pickup/Dropoff Included

Includes:

  • Early-morning hotel pickup means more time to explore
  • Cover some of the national park’s top destinations
  • Enjoy a provided lunch box and bottled water
  • Convenient hotel drop-off at the end of the day
  • Snorkeling gear
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4. Daily Trip Highlight Komodo Archipelago by Speed Boat

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Price: $150 per person

Duration: 12 hours

Rating: 5/5 (30+ Reviews)

Departure: Pickup/Dropoff Included

Includes:

  • Pick up and drop services by car from the hotel
  • Speed Boat
  • Lunch Box, mineral water, soft drink, fruits
  • English Guide
  • Snorkeling Gear

5. Komodo Islands: Private 2-Day Tour with Phinisi Boat Stay

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Price: $460 per person

Duration: 2 days

Rating: 4.4/5 (20+ Reviews)

Departure: Pickup/Dropoff Included

Includes:

  • Look for Komodo Dragons and other wildlife on Rinca and Komodo islands
  • Explore the underwater world beauty of Kanawa and Bidadari islands
  • Discover the stunning and unique pink sand beach
  • Spend the night onboard a traditional Phinisi boat
  • Accommodation aboard the boat
  • Conservation fee at Komodo National Park
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Meals
  • Professional guide
  • Transportation by air-conditioned car
  • Gas

6. Private boat trip Komodo 2 or more person for 3 days 2 nights

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Price: $549 per person

Duration: 3 days

Rating: 4/5 (10+ Reviews)

Departure: Pickup/Dropoff Included

Includes:

  • 2 nights on an AC cabin boat
  • Mineral water
  • Coffee and tea on board
  • Professional English speaking tour guide
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Lunch (3)
  • Dinner (2)
  • Breakfast (2)

7. Komodo Island: Private 3-Day Tour with Boat & Hotel Stay

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Price: $565 per person

Duration: 3 days

Rating: 4.6/5 (10+ Reviews)

Departure: Pickup/Dropoff Included

Includes:

  • Explore Komodo and Rinca Islands with a local ranger and see the famous Komodo dragon
  • Enjoy swimming and snorkeling at Kanawa and Bidadari islands and marvel at the colorful underwater life
  • Visit the beautiful and unique Pink Beach and snorkel around the coral gardens
  • Discover the Batu Cermin Cave, where rays of light find their way into the cave
  • Accommodation on a boat and at a 4-star hotel
  • Conservation fee at Komodo National Park
  • Private boat charter
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Meals
  • Professional guide
  • Transportation by private air-conditioned car
  • Fuel
  • Mineral water
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8. Bali & Beyond

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Price: $2,030 per person

Duration: 18 days

Rating: 4.9/5 (200+ Reviews)

Departure: Bali

Includes:

  • Accommodation for 17 nights accommodation
  • An experienced TruTravels Guide throughout the trip
  • Meals (17 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 3 dinners)
  • Airport Pickup (Up to 2 days before the tour)
  • All transport included

9. 3D2N Sailing Komodo Flores, Indonesia

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Price: $480 per person

Duration: 3 days

Rating: 4.7/5 (10+ Reviews)

Departure: Pickup/Dropoff Included

Includes:

  • 2 nights onboard 
  • Local Guide
  • Ranger guide at Rinca and Komodo Island
  • All meals included
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Life vest
  • Entrance fees to the Komodo National Park
  • Transfer in and out from hotel or airport

10. Private tour 4 days 3 nights Komodo on a boat, waterfall and Rangko cave

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Price: $603 per person

Duration: 4 days

Rating: 5/5

Departure: Pickup/Dropoff Included

Includes:

  • Use of Snorkeling equipment
  • 2 nights on AC Cabin Boat
  • Mineral water Coffee and tea on board
  • Wooden boat in Rangko village
  • Professional English speaking tour guide
  • AC Transport to Warsawe Village and Rangko Cave
  • Transfer service to – from hotel or airport
  • Lunch (3) Dinner (2) Breakfast (2)

Can You Travel to Komodo Island?

Yes, you can travel to Komodo Island. You will have to book a shared or private boat from Labuan Bajo to get to the entrance of the Komodo National Park. From there you will pay the fee and can enter the park with the assistance of a ranger.

How Much does it Cost to Visit Komodo?

As of 2022, visiting Komodo costs 150,000 RP (11 USD) per person. However, they are thinking about increasing the price up to $1,000 per person. So go now while you still can!

Is Komodo Worth Visiting?

Yes, Komodo is certainly worth visiting! If you love wildlife and would like to see the largest lizards on earth then Komodo Island is the perfect place to visit.

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When my husband and I visited Komodo Island it was one of the highlights of our living in Bali for 6 months. We took a flight from Bali to Labuan Bajo and then did a 2-day boat tour of Komodo National Park. It was 1000% worth it and we can’t wait to do it again!

What is Included in Komodo National Park?

Komodo National Park encompasses three major islands; Komodo, Padar, and Rinca. Each of these islands has its own perks and different things to see.

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Komodo National Park

Komodo Island is home to the Komodo dragon. Padar Island has a beautiful hike that gives you a view of the whole island and the surrounding islands. Rinca Island also has a large population of Komodo dragons as well as other wildlife.

There is also the ocean that is within Komodo National Park which has everything from whale sharks, ocean sunfish, manta rays, eagle rays, pygmy seahorse, false pipefish, clown frogfish, nudibranchs, blue-ringed octopus, sponges, tunicates, and coral.

How Many Days do You Need in Komodo Island?

You really only need one day on Komodo Island. This will give you all of the time that you need to visit the three major islands of Rinca, Padar, and Komodo. If you want to enjoy your time then you should allow yourself at least 2 full days.

Spending one night out on the ocean in a little boat is so much fun. You get to wake up to the beauty of these islands and perfect crystal clear water.

I hope that this post was helpful and that you were able to find a tour that fits all your needs!

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Manuel

Friday 16th of September 2022

Hi, We are two person and looking for a shared/open boat tour at Komodo. We are from 24-28 at Komodo and looking for a 4D3N or 3D2N tour. What can you offer?

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Monday 19th of September 2022

Hi Manuel, Here is the best 3D2N tour and here is the best 4D3N tour.