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Labuan Bajo: Gateway to Komodo

Labuan Bajo is a small fishing town located on the most Western side of Flores island. What used to be a sleepy port for fisherman is now a crossroads for avid divers and adventure seekers. The town offers a vibrant restaurant scene of Italian,  Japanese, Mexican, Greek and Indonesian Western fusion. 

 

Getting around town is easy. You can rent a motorbike (75.000 per day) or use a taxi (50.000 IDR per drive) or motorbike taxis ( 5 – 10.000 IDR per drive).

 

The best way to reach Labuan Bajo is by plane. Komodo National Airport (LBJ) receives daily flights from Jakarta,Bali and Surabaya. The airport is only a 5 min. drive from the city center. The following airlines provide flights to LBJ: Lion Air, Wings Air, Garuda Airlines, Nam Air and Sriwijaya Airlines