Plataran Private Cruises offer incredible journeys through some of the most extraordinarily beautiful and exotic destinations in all of Indonesia, sailing the seas around Flores and the Komodo Islands, greater Nusa Tenggara Timur.Experience a private, intimate and unforgettable day trip or luxury liveaboard experience aboard Plataran Private Cruises, equipped to make your journey exceptional with luxury cabins, full kitchen facilities, and the warm pampering of our able and experienced crews.Experience a private, intimate and unforgettable day trip or luxury liveaboard experience aboard Plataran Private Cruises, equipped to make your journey exceptional with luxury cabins, full kitchen facilities, and the warm pampering of our able and experienced crews.
ITINERARY – 3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTSDay 1 | WAE CECU – RINCA – KALONG ISLAND (L/D) Upon arrival, you will be picked up by a Plataran staff, who will then take you to Plataran Private Jetty. At the jetty, a staff onboard Plataran Phinisi Felicia will greet you with a welcome drink. Your journey begins as you sail to Rinca Island, which will take approximately 3 hours. Once you reach Rinca Island, you will head to the ranger station to meet the ranger who will guide you through the island to encounter the majestic Komodo dragons. You may adjust your time on the trekking with the ranger as needed. After exploring the Rinca Island, you will continue your adventure to Kalong Island, a small Island consists of mangrove forest and the “house“ of thousand bats. If time allows, don’t miss Kambing Island for snorkeling before heading to Kalong Island. (Lunch, afternoon tea, dinner and overnight on boat).Day 2. PADAR - KOMODO – PINK BEACH (B/L/D)This morning we are arrive at Padar Island. on arrival trekking to the hill for the one of the best view in Komodo Park. Padar Island is the third largest island in the Komodo National Park. It is located in the south central of the park, between Komodo and Rinca Island.In the past, Padar was one of the island in Komodo where there were dragons live. Along with the illegal hunting activities by human being, they are slowly disappeared and almost unable to see them anymore, even once. The cause is simply because of the lack of foods, like deer and wild boar. Their extinction can be because they just died alone without any food to eat or prolonged hunger or they can be migrated to nearest island, Rinca. Nowadays, the island remains empty with no dragons. However, other wild animals such as wild boars are still around daily.Although the island has no dragons existed, the island is one of the best charming spot of trekking.After trekking boat will sailing to Komodo Island. After breakfast go ashore to the ranger house of Komodo Island. Have a walk and take a closer look at the Legendary Komodo Dragons on Komodo Island. Besides dragons you can also see other animals such as deer, wild boar and birds. Afterword snorkeling and relaxing at the world heritage site of Pink Beach (Pantai Merah).Day 03. KANAWA – BIDADARI ISLAND – LABUAN BAJO (B/L)This morning after breakfast snorkeling at Kanawa Island which is a beautiful small island with amazing corals. Soon after snorkeling the Phinisi boat will bring you to another beautiful snorkeling around the Komodo sea at Bidadari Island. Bidadari Islands is one of the closest snorkeling area from Labuan Bajo with the white sandy beach, its located on the north west part of Labuan Bajo. Enjoy the snorkeling or just relaxing on beach and in the afternoon sailing back to Labuan Bajo and drop to you to the airport or your hotel.