Padar Island as the Part of Komodo National Park

Indonesia should be proud of Komodo National Park. It becomes a hit among tourists. Not to mention you can find many islands nearby. One of them is Padar Island. The best lure is its nature scenery. It becomes a perfect location for trekking, taking pictures, relaxing, and much more. Even though it is less popular than its neighbor, Padar is a worthy place for a vacation. The problem is its accessibility. You should spend much time and efforts to reach the island. No worries. It won’t be a waste.

Exploring Padar Island
The best thing in Padar Island is its landscape. There are many high hills here. Due to this reason, more people come to the island for trekking. Even though it takes much energy, it won’t be a wasteful effort. From the top of the hills, you can see a clear sky, beaches, and nearby attractions. The atmosphere is awesome. You can take this opportunity for photography, relaxing, or even painting! Padar Island has higher hills than nearby islands, actually. No wonder, it is more popular among trekkers.

Padar Island becomes more popular every day. It is because visitors often post it to their social media accounts. Some foreigners are likely to visit this island. That’s for sure. Most of them want to take selfies on the top of the hills. The locals also want to promote the island to more tourists. Indonesia should be proud of it. Padar is part of Komodo National Park region. That means it is as popular as nearby islands. In fact, it is also located near to Pink Beach.

In order to reach Pink Beach, it takes about 40 minutes by a speedboat. It is another attraction near to Padar Island. Here is the fact. The island has no population. You shouldn’t expect many people here. On the contrary, you can easily find wild animals, especially Komodo dragons. The best thing to do is trekking. The island features steep hills. It takes much energy and time to reach the summit. There are no stairs and protections at all. Thus, you should be careful when trekking.

Trekking is the most popular activity in Padar Island. Here is the tip. It is better to bring a hiking stick. Why is that? It helps you retain a balance while trekking, especially for beginners. Just because Gili Padar Summit is easy to reach, doesn’t mean it is going to be a flawless trekking. One thing, there is no public boat to reach the location. As a solution, you must join an open trip. Having a tour package is also a good idea. Make sure that it includes a trip to Gili Padar

How to Get There
From Bali, you can either use an airplane or a bus to Labuan Bajo. It is faster and more comfortable by air, though. Once your reach the location, you need to use a ferry to Padar Island. Usually, it takes about 2-3 hours. Make sure you bring proper equipment, snacks, and drinks. As for accommodations, you should have had it in Labuan Bajo.

Latest News

Komodotop Tours and Travel, Your Best Travel Partner

Labuan Bajo Indonesia are the gateway to glimpse the wonderful East Nusa Tenggara. It allow you to see the extremely beautiful and memorable Komodo, Flores and beyond. Komodo Top Tours and Travel is one of the best recommended company based in Labuan Bajo, West Flores in Indonesia. Your best partner who assist and helps you to discover the magnificent Flores and Komodo. Managed by Komodotop Tours and Travel Team Work, is one of the local tour operator in Flores Island. Since 2010, we have taken role in managing tours in the…

Amelia Sea View in Labuan Bajo

It is true East Nusa Tenggara Province is famous for its Komodo Island. However, many other attractions are available in this region. For instance, there is Amelia Sea View located in Labuan Bajo. As the name suggests, it is the location to enjoy stunning sea views including the sunrise and sunset. This sightseeing spot is situated on a green hill, on which tourists relax and enjoy the nature passionately. Due to its strategic location, the hill also emits a refreshing atmosphere. Thanks to the unspoiled air!   The Nuance As…

Go Florest Tours, Your Travel Companion at Komodo Island

Go Flores Tours are the windows to enjoy the beauty of the Nature Island of Flores and Komodo Island. visiting this kind of paradise will not be disappointed when you witnessed with your own eyes and feel the differences peculiarity of Flores from the Eastern part Larantuka till Western part of Flores, Labuan Bajo and Komodo National Park. That’s just one in the world. Go Flores Tours is one of the Company to recommend you to unite your hands and directly see the mountain Grooves, cultures, tribes and faces of…

Wae Rebo; The Traditional Manggaraian Village, Flores – East Nusa Tenggara

  Wae Rebo Wae Rebo is one of Indonesia’s precious destinations in the formn of an old Manggaraian village. It situated in pleasant, isolated mountain scenery in Flores, East Nusa Tenggara. The village offers visitors a unique opportunity to see the authentic Manggarai housing and to experience the everyday life of the local community. In Wae Rebo village,  the visitors can see “Mbaru niang”, a  traditional, circular cone-shaped houses with very unique architecture. Nowadays, it is still a place to hold meetings, rituals and Sunday-morning prayers together. Wae Rebo  can…

Hotel Deals of the Day
Interesting Links