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Central and North Komodo

Departure: Labuan Bajo

Return: Labuan Bajo

Approximate number of dives: 17

Requirements: Open Water (at least 30 dives logged)

Day 1: Check-in and check dives

2 dives

Pick up from the airport/hotel and transfer to the boat

Welcome drink and introduction to the boat, team and crew

Check dive on Sebayur Kecil

2nd dive on the Mini Wall of Sebayur Kecil


Day 2: Central Komodo

3-4 dives

morning drift dive on Tatawa Besar

dives on Batu Bolong and Karang Makassar

possibility of a night dive on Siaba Besar


Day 3: Central and North Komodo

3 dives

morning dive at Siaba Besar (also known as a Turtle City)

afternoon dives at Crystal Rock and Castle Rock (hoping for sharks)

Sunset trek on Gili Lawa Darat


Day 4:  North Komodo

3 dives

morning wake up call to dive at “Shot Gun” of Cauldron

diving at the Golden Passage (again, hoping for sharks and other big stuff)

night dive at Gili Lawa Darat


Day 5:  Central Komodo + Padar

2 dives

diving at Mawan (hoping to meet mantas again)

diving in the canyons of Lonely Tree Rick to experience currents

sunset trek on Padar to make beautiful photos of its 3 sandy bays


Day 6:  Padar-Rinca

3 dives

morning dives at Three Sisters and Secret Garden

sunset dive at Wainilu (hoping to spot Mandarin fish mating dance)


Day 7:  Rinca – Labuan Bajo

1 dive

morning dive at Palau Tengah Kecil

visit of Rinca and trekking too see komodo dragons

arrival to Labuan Bajo in the afternoon, city exploration, dinner on board

night on board


Day 8:  Check-out


transfer to the airport/hotel