Komodo Trekking Routes

Komodo Island Trekking

Komodo Island, also called Loh Liang, is the biggest island in Komodo National park, the most popular and most visited.   

Upon your arrival on the island, a well-trained naturalist guide will brief you the characteristic Komodo and the safety procedure.

You will be offered 3 trekking routes which you can choose based on your fitness level.    

Short Trek
Duration: 1 hour
Difficulty: Easy
Terrain & Sights: Dry forests, Komodo Dragons, simple slopes, view of the ocean from Regatta Hill


Medium Trek
Duration: 1.5 Hours
Difficulty: Intermediate
Terrain & Sights: Dry forests, hot conditions, short climbs and steep descents. Waterhole with Komodo Dragons and other species on the island (Timor Deer, Wild Boar, etc).


Long Trek
Duration: 2.5 Hours
Difficulty: Challenging (this trek is for the visitors in good physical condition)
Terrain & Sights: Higher altitudes, stiff climbs, hot conditions, rugged terrains.

Rinca Island Trekking


Rinca island of Komodo, also known as Loh Buaya, is less popular than the crowded Komodo island.  

The geography of Rinca is slightly different than Komodo island. The island is drier with Savanna type topography.

Like on Komodo island, Rinca also offer 3 trekking routes in option.  


Short Trek
Duration: 1 hour

Difficulty: Easy
Terrain & Sights: Mostly flat, dry forests. Komodo Dragons in their natural habitat, and nesting site. 


Medium Trek
Duration: 1.5 Hour
Difficulty: Intermediate
Terrain & Sights: Shaded forest and nesting sites. 20 minute climb on semi-steep hills, view of palm trees and savanna  


Long Trek
Duration: 2.5 Hours
Difficulty: Challenging

Terrain & Sights: Steep climbs on rugged terrains, watering holes, view of savanna and view of the island

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