Kalong (Flying Foxes) Island, Labuan Bajo

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  • This was tons of fun. We booked a small boar out of Lauban Bajo, and took the 50 minute ride to the mangrove island where the foxes live. Shortly after dusk, they wake, and fly to the mainland to eat ...  more »
  • It was quite a sight to see the bats begin taking off, first a few then slowly more and more. We were told they would fly up to 12 miles to feed in agricultural areas where fruit is grown. The farmers...  more »
  • In Google maps it is Pulau Koaba. Thats what is around 40 minutes from Labuan Bajo. You never get to the Kalong island (at Google maps) in 40 minutes from Labuan Bajo. Bats are coming out quite late. ...  more »

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With options ranging from basic guesthouses to up-market beach resorts, Labuan Bajo offers something for any budget. The majority of accommodations in Labuan Bajo sit on the beach within walking distance of the town's harbor. However, if you don't mind walking an extra few minutes you can find something quieter on the hill. Almost all accommodations offer free Wi-Fi. If traveling in July or August, make sure to reserve your room in advance to avoid a lengthy search on arrival.
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