Komodo, Indonesia Overview
Komodo lies between the substantially larger neighboring islands Sumbawa to the west and Flores to the east. The island is particularly notable as the habitat of the Komodo dragon, the largest lizard on Earth, which is named for the island. Komodo Island has a surface area of 390 square kilometres and a human population of over two thousand. The people of the island are descendants of former convicts who were exiled to the island and who have mixed with Bugis from Sulawesi. The people are primarily adherents of Islam but there are also Christian and Hindu congregations.
Komodo is part of the Lesser Sunda chain of islands and forms part of the Komodo National Park. In addition, the island is a popular destination for diving. Administratively, it is part of the East Nusa Tenggara province.
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Komodo is one of the 17,508 islands that compose the Republic of Indonesia. The island is particularly notable as the habitat of the Komodo dragon, the largest lizard on Earth, which is named for the island. Komodo Island has a surface area of 390 square kilometres and a human population of over two thousand.
The Komodo National Park is a national park in Indonesia located within the Lesser Sunda Islands in the border region between the provinces of East Nusa Tenggara and West Nusa Tenggara. The park includes the three larger islands Komodo, Padar and Rinca, and 26 smaller ones, with a total area of 1,733 km² (603 km² of it land).
Rinca, also known as Rincah and Rindja, is a small island near Komodo island, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, within the West Manggarai Regency. It is part of Komodo National Park. The island is famous for komodo dragons, giant lizards that can measure up to 3 metres (9.8 ft) long.
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Wonderful Indonesia | Komodo Labuan Bajo
On the westernmost tip of the Island of Flores, the town of Labuan Bajo, or also spelled Labuhan Bajo sits peacefully: a small fishing site with surprisingly...
Today's compilation is about Komodo, an island in the Republic of Indonesia. The island has a surface area of 390 km² and population of 2 000. The inhabitants of the island are descendents of former convicts, who landed on the island long long ago.
KOMODO NATIONAL PARK - Indonesia's Jurassic Park - Home of Komodo Dragons and Pteropus Megabats
KOMODO NATIONAL PARK -- Komodo Dragons and Pteropus Mega bats Komodo National Park and Tambora Volcano were two major reasons for extension of my trip to Vol...
Manta Alley Komodo Indonesia - Amazing HD Footage
Filmed during a Dive Safari On the Queen Scuba Liveaboard from Bali to Komodo with more than 20 Manta rays. Manta Ray Alley offering an amazing experience to dive with these beautiful creatures, strong currents with Eagle Rays, White tip reef shark and turtles.
Diving in Indonesia Komodo Flores 2013.
Footage from 16 dives in Komodo/Flores, Indonesia (dec 2013). Highlights include numerous manta rays, turtles, white-tip reef and juvenile sharks, octopus, leaf fish, moray eel, blue-spotted stingay and much more. More info at http://endgamediving.tumblr.com Hardware/Software: Go Pro Hero 3 Black (with red filter) and Sony Vegas Studio 12.
Diving indonesia - Safari in Komodo National Park
http://www.Bali-Diving.info (En) http://www.DivingBali.info (PL) This is our Bali Diving HD underwater video. On this short clip you can watch Diving Safari in Komodo National park. On the video you can see sharks, mantas, sea snake, napoleon fish, mandarin fish, sea turtle and many more even killer whale.
GOPRO Amazing Indonesian Trip. Bali, komodo, surfing. Lombok Raja Ampat. Sun, beach, sport, love
A 2 month vacation at the edge of earth. Pump up the volume https://www.facebook.com/loic.bonin Starting from Bali then flew to flores and catch a boat for a 4 days 3 nights cruise. Stopping at Komodo, Rinja, Gili Laba, Satonda, Moyo then arrive at Lombok. Went on a 3 days 2 nights Mount Rinjani hiking.
Komodo Islands - Nature Conservancy of Komodo
LIVING DINOSAUR ---------------------------- Komodo dragons are one of the oldest living lizards. Direct ancestors of the Komodo dragon (Varanidae family) lived 50 million years ago. Komodo dragons may have descended from a larger lizard from Java or from Australia (Megalania prisca), which existed 30,000 years ago.
Komodo National Park-Indonesia
my three days of island hopping in the komodo national park, flores indonesia. this is by far the MOST intense place on earth that i've ever been. crazy!!!!
ATR 72 Landing in Labuan Bajo Airport in Komodo Island