Beach Picnic: Unforgettable Moments with Samaraliveaboard

a beach picnic setup in a secluded island in Komodo

Private Picnic on A Secluded Beach

Experience the ultimate beach picnic delight with Samaraliveaboard. Indulge in a culinary journey where luxury meets the serene beauty of nature. Our experienced team crafts an exceptional getaway experience, ensuring a perfect blend of indulgence, relaxation, and tasty food.


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Memorable Beach Picnic Experiences

At Samaraliveaboard, we specialize in creating extraordinary picnic on the beach experiences. Imagine yourself lounging on pristine shores, surrounded by breathtaking coastal views. Our dedicated team curates a personalized picnic setup, complete with plush seating, elegant decorations, and scrumptious gourmet treats. From romantic getaways to group celebrations, we got your back! You can also check out some of the nice spots in Komodo National park here.

Savor Tasty Delights

Indulge in a delectable culinary journey during your picnic. Our skilled chefs would prepare a tantalizing variations of gourmet dishes using fresh, locally sourced ingredients. From mouthwatering seafood platters to fresh tropical fruits, every bite is a delight to your taste buds. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the flavors as the gentle ocean breeze adds to the ambiance of your beach picnic setting.

Tranquil Surroundings and Relaxation

Beyond the exquisite dining experience, our beach picnics offer a tranquil escape from everyday life. Immerse yourself in the soothing sounds of crashing waves and the warm caress of sun-kissed sands. Whether you choose to sunbathe, take a leisurely walk along the shore, or simply relax with a good book, the picnics provide the perfect setting for relaxation and rejuvenation.

Capture Memorable Moments

Don’t forget to capture magical moments during your experience. The breathtaking coastal landscapes and golden sunsets create the ideal backdrop for gorgeous photographs. Cherish these special memories and share them with your loved ones as you embark on this extraordinary beach picnic journey. We also have some photography tips for your getaway in Komodo.

Experience the magic of a private beach picnic with Samaraliveaboard. Get in touch with our team now to plan your fascinating dining experience in the midst of breathtaking coastal beauty. Click on the button below to book your tropical island adventure today and indulge in the ultimate luxury escapade.

Exploring the Hidden Beach Gems of Komodo National Park

Hidden Beach Gems of Komodo National Park

Renowned for its spectacular natural landscape, Komodo National Park has a handful of pristine beaches awaiting to be visited. While Pink Beach may be the park’s most famous beach, there are several other stunning coastal gems that you should check out.

Join us as we embark on a journey through the lesser-known but equally enchanting beaches of Komodo National Park, uncovering their unique features and inviting you to feast on their beauty with your own senses.

  • Kanawa Island: A Tropical Haven

Escape to the tranquil shores of Kanawa Island, a hidden paradise tucked away in Komodo National Park. Immerse yourself in the clear waters perfect for snorkeling and swimming. Discover colorful coral reefs packed with various marine life, relax on the pristine white sand beaches, and soak in the serenity of this untouched island paradise.

  • Pantai Merah (Red Beach): Nature’s Masterpiece

Explore the mesmerizing Pantai Merah, also known as Red Beach. This unique beach is named after its rusty-red-hued sand that creates a striking contrast against the turquoise waters. Snorkel in the thriving coral gardens, stroll along the shore, and marvel at the harmonious blend of colors that nature has painted on this scenic beach.

  • Taka Makassar: A Sandbar Paradise

For a truly unique beach experience, check out Taka Makassar, a stunning sandbar located amidst the blue waters of Komodo National Park. As you approach this spot, a stretch of powdery white sand surrounded by the sparkling sea would welcome you. Wade in the shallow waters, soak up the sun, and revel in the sense of serenity that this secluded sandbar offers.

  • Kelor Island: Unspoiled Beauty

Discover the pristine beauty of Kelor Island, a hidden gem with untouched beaches and breathtaking views. This small island possesses dreamy white sand beaches framed by lush green hills, creating an Insta-worthy setting. Take a dip in the crystal-clear waters, hike to the island’s viewpoints for panoramic views, and bask in the tranquility of this untouched paradise.

  • Gili Lawa Darat: Where Nature Meets Adventure

While known for its stunning viewpoints, Gili Lawa Darat also has beautiful beaches that deserve to be explored. After taking a trek to the island’s summit for panoramic vistas, reward yourself with a refreshing swim in the turquoise waters. Snorkel around the colorful coral reefs, kayak along the coastline, and enjoy the best of both worlds with adventure and beach bliss.

Beyond Pink Beach, Komodo National Park is home to plenty of magnificent beaches waiting to be discovered. From the tranquil shores of Kanawa Island to the surreal beauty of Pantai Merah, each beach offers a one-of-a-kind experience in this natural paradise. Whether you seek relaxation, snorkeling adventures, or simply the joy of laying on pristine sands, these hidden coastal gems will leave you in awe of Komodo National Park’s remarkable beauty. Embark on a journey with us to explore these lesser-known beaches and create fascinating memories.

Snorkeling Marvels of Komodo National Park with Samara Liveaboard

Snorkeling Marvels of Komodo National Park

Snorkeling Marvels of Komodo National Park

Komodo National Park is renowned for its breathtaking landscapes and diverse marine life, making it a dream destination for snorkelers. With crystal-clear waters, vibrant coral reefs, and an abundance of marine species, Komodo offers an unparalleled snorkeling experience. Join Samara Liveaboard as we dive into the underwater world of Komodo, exploring the top snorkeling sites and discovering the wonders that await beneath the surface.

Pink Beach: Where Nature Paints a Delicate Hue

Prepare to be mesmerized by the ethereal beauty of Pink Beach, aptly named for its blush-toned sands. As you immerse yourself in the crystal-clear turquoise waters, you’ll find a vibrant tapestry of corals and a kaleidoscope of tropical fish. Snorkel alongside a thriving coral reef, and keep your eyes peeled for the graceful movements of sea turtles, playful clownfish, and the delicate dance of vibrant sea fans.

Manta Point: A Majestic Encounter with Gentle Giants

Embark on an awe-inspiring adventure to Manta Point, where you’ll have the extraordinary opportunity to snorkel alongside magnificent manta rays. These graceful giants, with wingspans reaching up to seven meters, glide effortlessly through the water, captivating all who encounter them. Dive in and witness the surreal spectacle as these gentle creatures gracefully navigate the depths, leaving an indelible impression on your snorkeling journey.

Crystal Bay: An Oasis of Marine Diversity

Immerse yourself in the vibrant marine diversity of Crystal Bay, a true gem of Komodo National Park. Explore the crystal-clear waters and marvel at the pristine coral gardens that teem with life. Encounter a myriad of marine species, including vibrant reef fish, darting rays, and even the elusive reef sharks. The breathtaking scenery and thriving underwater ecosystem of Crystal Bay will leave you in awe of nature’s boundless wonders.

Batu Bolong: A Thrilling Snorkeling Adventure

Get ready for an adrenaline-filled snorkeling experience at Batu Bolong, a pinnacle rising from the ocean depths. This submerged rock formation boasts an abundance of marine life and vibrant coral gardens. As you glide through the currents, you’ll be surrounded by schools of tropical fish in a spectacular underwater ballet. Be sure to keep an eye out for the resident turtles, elegant sea snakes, and the occasional reef shark patrolling the waters.

Kanawa Island: A Serene Snorkeling Haven

Escape to the tranquil waters surrounding Kanawa Island, a hidden paradise where snorkeling dreams come true. Dive into the crystal-clear lagoon and explore the pristine coral reefs teeming with marine life. Swim alongside colorful clownfish, delicate seahorses, and a myriad of tropical species that call this sanctuary home. Relax on the pristine beaches, basking in the serenity of this idyllic island before plunging back into the enchanting underwater world.

Embarking on a snorkeling adventure in Komodo National Park with Samara liveaboard promises an extraordinary journey through some of the world’s most captivating underwater landscapes. From the pink-hued shores of Pink Beach to the exhilarating encounters with manta rays at Manta Point, each snorkeling site offers a unique and unforgettable experience. Immerse yourself in the aquatic splendor, revel in the vibrant marine life, and create cherished memories that will forever be etched in your heart.

Celebrating Love with Samara Liveaboard

Celebrating Love with Samara Liveaboard

Nestled amidst the stunning landscapes of Komodo National Park, Labuan Bajo is an excellent destination for couples seeking a romantic getaway. With its pristine beaches, crystal-clear waters, and magnificent sunsets, Labuan Bajo sets the stage for a truly enchanting experience. Let us be your guide as we embark on a journey of love and create lasting memories in this romantic paradise.

Private Luxury Accommodations:

Samaraliveaboard offers luxurious and intimate accommodations, providing the perfect haven for couples to escape and unwind. Imagine waking up to panoramic views of the ocean from the comfort of your private cabin, complete with modern amenities and personalized service. Every detail is designed to create a romantic atmosphere that allows you to reconnect and create cherished memories together.

Sunset Cruises:

Indulge in the magic of Labuan Bajo’s sunsets with a private sunset cruise aboard Samaraliveaboard. As you and your loved one sail through the tranquil waters, witness the sky come alive with vibrant hues of orange and pink. Toast to your love with a glass of champagne and let the serenity of the moment wash over you, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

Romantic Dinners Under the Stars:

Experience the epitome of romance with a candlelit dinner under the starry night sky. Samaraliveaboard can arrange a private dining experience on deck, where you can savor exquisite cuisine created by talented chefs. As the soft breeze caresses your skin and the sound of the ocean serenades you, enjoy a gourmet feast while immersed in the beauty of Labuan Bajo.

Island Exploration:

Embark on a romantic adventure with Samaraliveaboard’s island exploration tours. Discover hidden beaches, secluded coves, and picturesque landscapes as you and your partner venture ashore. Wander hand-in-hand along pristine shores, take a dip in the crystal-clear waters, and create shared memories amidst the natural beauty that surrounds you.

Dive into Love:

For couples who share a passion for the underwater world, Samaraliveaboard offers unforgettable diving experiences. Explore vibrant coral reefs, encounter colorful marine life, and dive into the depths hand-in-hand. Whether you are an experienced diver or new to the sport, Samaraliveaboard’s expert guides will ensure a safe and captivating underwater journey.

Intimate Moments on Deck:

Spend quiet moments together on Samaraliveaboard’s spacious deck, enveloped by the beauty of Labuan Bajo. Watch the stars twinkle above you, listen to the gentle lapping of the waves, or simply embrace each other’s company while taking in the awe-inspiring scenery. These intimate moments provide the perfect backdrop for heartfelt conversations and deepening your connection.

Labuan Bajo, with its natural wonders and romantic ambiance, offers the ideal setting for a romantic getaway. With Samaraliveaboard as your host, you can create a truly memorable experience filled with love, adventure, and relaxation. From private luxury accommodations and sunset cruises to island exploration and intimate moments on deck, every aspect of your romantic journey will be crafted to perfection. Surrender to the allure of Labuan Bajo and embark on a romantic getaway that will ignite your passion and create lifelong memories.

Reach out to us to arrange the romantic getaway with the love of your life, our team would be thrilled to assist you in organizing the trip that will give you lasting moments.

Stunning Beauty

Beautiful gaun on Gili Lawa

Gili Lawa

A un-inhabitant small island in Komodo Archipelago, in Northern part of Komodo Island and directly facing the Flores Sea. The name Gili means ‘small/little/tiny’ in locals. Gili Lawa divided into two island, Gili Lawa Darat and Gili Lawa Laut. Fascinating savanna hills dominate the Gili Lawa islands. If its dry season, the savanna will have a yellowish look. If you go to the island in rainy season then you will see a green savanna.

Trekking is the main activity for tourist on this island to see the whole amazing view from the top of the hill. Looking over this stunning beauty of Komodo and its nature and enjoying life at its fullest is a memory that will last forever. Imagine feeling the sun on your skin by taking a deap breath of the fresh seawind. This will surely give you overwhelming feelings. After enjoying this stunning beauty of Komodo, you can go back to Samara. There you can also go swimming, sunbathing, snorkeling or even diving with mantas to see the beauty of its underwater world. The waves are quite and calm in this beautiful island, therefore at night it is a good places for boats to leaned. 

White sand beaches surround the Gili Lawa Islands. The islands are known for both, its beautiful landscapes and its stunning underwater world. So why don`t have a look? Travelling with Samara thru the Komodo national park will bring you to many other, but of course also stunning places full of beauty.  After you ended your daily trips and got back to Samara, you can enjoy your life by getting served from our crew. When the sun goes down you can enjoy the stunning view of the sunset by drinking an icecold drink and talk to your loved ones. 



A Piece Of Heaven

Taka Makassar

Taka Makassar

Some people know Taka Makassar also as Pulau Gusung. The name comes from ‘Taka’ which means shallow. ‘Makassar’ comes from the sailor who found the island who comes from Makassar, an area in Sulawesi island. According to the name, this island is actually a sand bank which is only visible when low tide. The high tide submerges almost the entire surface of the island in sea water. It is more a sandbar than an island, maybe only 300ft from end to end. Taka Makassar is a tiny piece of heaven. Turquoise water surrounds the beach of this small island where the mix of white sand and pink sand makes the view even more beatiful.

Like other destinations in Komodo Archipelago, this spots is also loved by our guests. There is such less on this island but even more it can give to you. When standing on this piece of heaven and feeling the smooth beach under your feet, you will be simply happy. Beacause of its characteristic of a sandbar, the water is not very deep here. Therefore you can walk in the clear sea very easily and watch the beauty of the underwaterworld. This amazing view over the flat ocean with its clean water and the islands in the background is just amazing. Visitors love this place, whether it’s because of their experience strolling around the island or sunbathing or capturing beautiful moments with their loved ones. 



Diving with Majestic Mantas

Diving with majestic Mantas

Manta Point

Diving with these majestic Mantas is such incredible. One of the perfect spots for those who love nature and specially the underwater life is Manta Point in Labuan Bajo. The name of these majestic animals is spanish and means “blanket”. Not really complicated, right? Manta is quite a gentle giant, because they are not dangerous and have shown a curious behavior at human approach. Most of them accept divers right next to them. They love to swim elegantly in a sea currents with a big group.

How to explore the majestic Mantas

The best way to explore manta point is surely swimming, snorkeling or diving with Mantas. Please also keep accompanied with the guide to keep you safe. Mantas will not really hurt you, but they can also give you a little tips. Chilling out with these incredible animals will always put you a smile on your face. The Mantas will float thru the underwater world like they cannot see you and this will give you feelings of pure nature. But there are other opportunieties than diving with Mantas. If you want to watch them from one of our boats, we can recomment this as a good choice, too. You can chill out onboard while having a exclusive afternoon view. Of course, there is always a good choice on whichever you choose! We will ensure that you have everything you need to be happy when sailing with Samara! 



The Stunning Pink Beach at Komodo National Park

Stunning Pink Beach Komodo

Pink Beach

Pink beach has become famous destination and a must-visited icon when you are in Labuan Bajo. It has a pink / light reddish sand color and turquoise crystal clear water. A perfect combination for swimming, sunbathing and of course instagram-able! The pink sand come from the microscopic organism. They produce a red pigment on the coral. When the ocean erodes and carries it to the coast, it leads to what we call this stunning Pink Beach. Interesting, right? The red coral combined with the white sand created a pinkish sand beach. It might be one of the best pink sand beach in the world. In Labuan Bajo itself, there are some beaches that have pink sand, such as pink beach or long beach and sometimes a hidden beach also have it.

Just get your swim-wear or your favorite beach outfit, grap  your camera and let us show you around! Posing for pictures to upload them and make your friends jealous is surely one point from the check-list of the tourists we brought there. This stunning Pink Beach is simply a tourist-magnet. But of course watch out for the sun, near the equator the sun is very deep  and therfore you will get sunburned very fast. With Samara we will anchor near Pink Beach and will then bring you there with the boat. Even this ride will excite you! When arrived at Pink Beach, you can just enjoy your life, our crew will be there to serve you with anything you want. 



Swimming with manta rays in Komodo!

Group of Manta Rays in Komodo

Swimming with Manta Rays in Komodo

Everything you need to know about them

There are two species of manta rays: the reef manta ray (mobula alfredi) and the oceanic manta ray (mobula birostris). Oceanic manta rays are huge, reaching up to seven metres in width and weighing up to two tonnes.
Manta Rays are not dangerous. They are even harmless and can’t hurt any diver or swimmer.
Manta Ray just like their sting ray cousins have a long whip like tail, but there’s nothing to worry about. They DON’T HAVE a poisonous tail stinger that many of their relatives have. Manta rays do NOT hurt you. 

When going out to swim or dive with the majestic Manta Rays, usually there is guide who shows you how to act. We do not want them to swim away, right?

Group of Manta Rays in Komodo
Pictures by Harival Zayuka

It is a truly exeptional Experience to swim with these majestic animals. Elegant, powerful and gentle giants!