CRUISE TO KOMODO, INDONESIA, WHERE MARINE LIFE ABOUNDS

“Here be dragons”, the motto emblazoned on maps of old to designate lands and seas unknown, is in this case correct. The Komodo dragon is the world’s largest living lizard, and can be found only within Komodo National Park. A monitor lizard, it can reach a length of three metres, weigh 70kg, and live for over 50 years. Komodo also has a particularly rich marine life, with some 200 of species of reef building corals, hundreds of varieties of tropical fish, and whales, dolphins, and sea turtles too.

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Komodo National Park

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Komodo National Park

Komodo National Park

Komodo Island, combined with the close-by yet smaller islands of Rinca and Padar, make up this 1,000 square mile park, protecting the prime inhabitant and main point of interest, the world famous Komodo dragon.

Flores Sea

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Flores Sea

Flores Sea

The Flores Sea that surrounds Komodo National Park is one of the most abundant sea life sanctuaries in the world. With over 250 varieties of coral, the extensive reef formations and mangroves provide a habitat for over 1,000 species of fish, manta rays, sea turtles, dolphins, and whales.

Pink Beach

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Pink Beach

Pink Beach

Relax on Komodo's beach of pink sand, one of only seven in the world. The sand appears pink because it is a mixture of white sand and red sand, formed from pieces of foraminifera.

Komodo, Indonesia At a glance

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Wednesday, December 13
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Local Details:
GPS: 8°34'57.26"S 119°29'23.52"E
Size: 390.00 KM2 (150.58 MI2)
Population: 2,000
Density: 5 Pop/KM2 (2 Pop/MI2)

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