Rinca island tour is the best trip-offered for travelers who have very short holiday time, but they really want to see Komodo dragon on their natural habitat. So, Rinca island as second largest island on Komodo Park is the best choice for travelers to see the largest monitor lizard known as Komodo dragon.
As Rinca island is also closest place from Labuan Bajo, west Flores island as a starting point of the tour program to Komodo National Park, Indonesia. Rinca island tour is also possible to be done in one day from Bali by taking early morning flight to Komodo airport, Labuan Bajo, west Flores, then take a speed boat trip to Rinca island to explore it, and then getting back to Labuan Bajo to catch an afternoon flight back to Bali. Rinca island tour also provides the best trip to have an extraordinary-landscape both on the land and under water. Here bellow, is detailed tour itinerary for two days Rinca Island Tour Program by boat.
Day 01. Arrival Labuan Bajo– Rinca island Tour – Kalong Island (L,D)
On your arrival in Labuan Bajo, westFlores, meeting service with the localtour guide, then transferred to the harbor for catching a local wooden boat to start your Rinca island tour program. After boating about 2 ½ hours, you will arriveon Rinca island. And then, the Ranger will lead you on trekking to explore the island to find somewildanimals which live on the island such as: Deer, Wild Water Buffaloes, Long Tail Macaques, Wild Horse, and Komodo dragon itself as the Largest living lizard on this planet which is more than 3 meter its length and about 100 kg weight. Keep your eyes up to the tree, if you are lucky you’ll also sometime see small dragons live on trees to avoid from attacking of adult dragons. After doing trek on Rinca island will get back to the boat to continue boating to Kalong Island to witness the uncountable fruit bats flying out of mangrove forest while enjoying the spectacular sun set. Lunch will be served on boat, Dinner & overnight are also on boat trip at Kalong near Rinca island.
Day 02.Kalong island – Bidadari Island – Labuan Bajo – Airport (B)
Having breakfast on the boat while boating to amazing white sandy beach of Angel isle or Pulau Bidadary for swimming, beaching and snorkeling in the superb underwater panorama with its fantastic life building coral reef and colorful fish. After that, you’ll continue boating back to Labuan Bajo, and on your arrival at the harborwill be fetched by the driver to take you to the airport for catching your flight for your next destination. Your Rinca island tour program is the end.