Trip to Kanawa Island Labuan Bajo, Gateway to Komodo National Park, Parinseja.com – If West Nusa Tenggara has Kenawa Island, East Nusa Tenggara has Kanawa Island. The island is located about 15 Kilometers from Labuan Bajo or about 45 minutes. The location of this island is near with Rinca Island.
To reach Labuan Bajo, tourists can catch a flight from Bali to Labuan Bajo. If you want to board a boat, you can take a boat from Benoa Port Bali or Makassar to Labuan Bajo. In addition, you can also take a bus from Bali to Lombok, then Sumbawa, and finally arrive in Labuan Bajo.
When you choose to ride a ship or a bus, you must have a long time vacation. Because traveling by ship or bus spend days. If you take a flight from Bali to Labuan Bajo, you only need about 1.5 hours.
Kanawa Island becomes the gateway to Komodo Island. For tourists who want to visit Komodo National Park, you should stop to Kanawa Island first. You can enjoy the beautiful scenery in there. The island also has a wonderful underwater world.
Tourists can do snorkeling and diving on the Kanawa Island and see beautiful coral reefs. It is one of the best places to snorkeling in NTT. Or if you do not want to snorkeling and diving, tourists can enjoy the white sand and beautiful blue sea on this island.
In addition, tourists can climb the hill in there. But you must be careful because the path to the top of the hill is quite steep, rocky and sandy. From the top of this hill, tourists can enjoy the beautiful blue sea view. You can also see the hills towering from there and enjoy a beautiful sunset.
Unfortunately there are no local residents who live on the Kanawa Island. If tourists want to stay in there, there is an inn that is managed by Italians. Tourists can choose to stay in bungalows or rent tents provided by the inn managers.
For those of you who like to be a backpacker, you can bring your own tent to stay at Kanawa Island. But your luggage becomes more and more.
Well, for those of you who are planning to visit the island of Komodo and surrounding areas, do not forget to enter the Kanawa Island in your travel list. You will not regret visiting this island because this is one of the beautiful island in NTT.