Kanawa Island, Labuan Bajo

3.6
#2 of 15 in Parks in Labuan Bajo
Rest on the tiny Kanawa Island, home to pristine white sands, thatched huts, and turquoise waters. Rent a mask and flippers and simply walk into the shallow reef-sheltered ocean to enjoy world-class snorkeling. Many tropical fish swim just steps from the shore, with small sharks, turtles, and other creatures farther out towards the reefs. Climb the small hill rising in the center of the island for panoramic views, keeping an eye out for eagles, wild goats, and other animals. Local businesses only accept cash, and as the island offers few amenities, bring your own supplies and lots of sunscreen and insect repellent. Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Labuan Bajo trip simple and quick.
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  • avoid this place with all cost, we went there for day trip. It was full of people and we have to pay to get in as apparently its own by individual thats not government, :(  more »
  • It's a ticket to get on board. There is a shop in the city, mainly for the rental of sand chair. It also seems that there are hotels to rent. The water is very clear, and the floats are full of corals.
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