Freedive Safari to Komodo National Park
Experiencing colorful dive sites with pristine underwater world, lonely beaches with pink sand, delightful sunsets, encounters with manta rays and spending a wonderful time with like-minded people in a peaceful environment.
Join us on our next Freediving Trip to Komodo National Park!
The dates of next trips are 1-5 September, 9-13 October, 23-27 December.
Komodo National Park lays in Indonesia close to the island of Flores and is famous for its unique underwater flora and fauna, attracting divers from all around the world. It is best known for its Komodo Dragons – the largest lizard species on the planet. Komodo is a truly unique place which is equally beautiful under and above the water.
A Freediving liveaboard is on of the best ways to experience it. This is a unique opportunity to see the best of Komodo National Park: Komodo dragons on Komodo Island, the beauty of Padar Island, experience freediving with giant Mantas Rays, explore underwater life and beautiful landscapes near islands of Kanawa, Gili Lawa and Tata Makasar.
The trip will be conducted by an experience Freediving Instructor and professional English speaking guide, fluent in Indonesian and knowing many details related to Indonesian culture and religion.
Maximum group size is limited to 9 customers. Minimum group size to run the trip is 6 customers.
This freediving trip is equally suitable for beginners and experienced freedivers. The trip itself can be adapted individual confident level and physical condition. We will have opportunities to have proper line training with buoy during the trip.
Learn to freedive or gain more freediving experience with us on Nusa Penida before the trip!
We invite you to discover freediving, if you have not tried it before and learn all the basics for freediving in our two day course. If you are already a certified freediver you can join us for training or take advanced courses and better prepare yourself for the trip.
- Arrival to Labuan Bajo, airport transfer to Sylvia Hotel or Resort Komodo (2 people per room)
- Meeting other guests and introduction to the program in the hotel at about 6pm
- Morning transfer from hotel to jetty
- Beginning of liveaboard section of the trip
- Kanawa island. Fun freediving. Option for depth training with max depth 30m
- Tatawa Besar. Fun freediving
- Gili Lawa island. Fun freedive and sunset from the hill on Gili Lawa
- Gili Lawa. Option for depth training with max depth 35m
- Manta Point. Freediving with Manta Rays
- Tata Makassar. Sandy islands seen only during low tide (this stop is optional in regard of sea conditions)
- Komodo island. Trekking with Komodo dragons. Overnight near Padar island
- Padar island. Sunrise from a hill (light trekking)
- Visiting beach with pink sand (taking photos, relaxing on the beach)
- Snorkeling and freediving in one of the bays near Padar Island
- Manta Point (optional / in regard of visit to Manta Point the day before)
- Arrival to Labuan Bajo. End of liveboard section of the trip.
- Arrival to hotel
- Dinner in the fish market in Labuan Bajo (not included in the price)
- End of the trip in Labuan Bajo and airport transfer. Flight back to Bali
Included in the trip
- Freediving guided by professional freediving instructor and guides that will accompany you during training and throughout the trip
- 2 nights accommodation in 4* Hotel in Labuan Bajo, 2 guests per room
- 3 days \ 2 nights liveaboard trip around Komodo National Park, accommodation aboard will be in a shared cabin with other guests (maximum 4 people per cabin)
- Meals and drinking water during the 3 day liveaboard section of the trip (3 meals during 1st & 2nd day abroad and 2 meals during the third day, tea/coffee, snacks, fruits, drinking water)
- Fees for Komodo National Park for 3 days freediving and one trekking to see Komodo dragons
- Airport transfer on the first day from the airport in Labuan Bajo to hotel and on last day from hotel to the airport
- Rental of mask, snorkel, wetsuit, freediving fins, weight belt
Excluded / additional costs
- Flights to and from Labuan Bajo Airport (LBJ / Bandara Komodo)
- Soft drinks & alcoholic beverages
- Single room upgrade for stay in hotel in Labuan Bajo (80 USD per person for 2 nights)
- Meals before and after the liveaboard section of the trip. Depending on your choice, the cost of meals in restaurants & cafes varies from 2 to 10 USD
- Travel insurance
Booking and Payment
To book this trip we ask you to pay a deposit of 200 USD (+5% PayPal-Fee) per person via the PayPal link we will provide you for bookings. For paying via credit card, please also use this link. This deposit is non-refundable unless the trip will be cancelled from our side.
The remaining payment can be done via PayPal or in cash (USD or IDR using exchange rate on day of payment). Payments via PayPal are subject of additional 5% to cover PayPal Fees. The PayPal Fee of 5% for payments is non-refundable.
Full payment is due 14 days before the start of the trip.
Cancellations and Refund
A cancellation fee of 200 USD applies to all bookings. The extra PayPal Fee of 5% for payments is non-refundable.
For cancellations by customers a cancellation fee of 200 USD applies. For cancellations before the start of the trip we will refund payments above 200 USD.
Cancellations by Freedive Nusa
To run the Komodo Trip a minimum number of bookings of six customer will be necessary.
Up to 14 days in advance of the start date Freedive Nusa will be able to cancel the trip. In this case full refund of all payments including the 200 USD deposit will be given to customers. With you booking you agree, that Freedive Nusa will not be held liable for any other travel arrangements might by customers, including but not limited to flights and transportation bookings to get to and from Labuan Bajo, reservations for accommodation, etc.
Sailing itineraries and daily programs are subject to change due to weather and sea conditions, availability of safe anchorage, government regulations and other factors. Every effort will be made to carry out the program as planned. Program changes may take place during the cruise to take advantage of local cultural events, to adapt to sailing conditions, or in response to other factors. Only if the duration of the trip or event is adversely affected shall Freedive Nusa refund the difference between the agreed tour price and the services actually provided.