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Alba Cruise Flores

Jl. Kasimo no. 99 | L Bajo Hotel 2nd Floor, Labuan Bajo, Flores 86554, Indonesia
+62 812-8939-9188
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So much fun

I had so much fun going to Kalong Island! I could get a lot of good photos at sunset. Rinca, Kelor... read more

Reviewed yesterday
adaliz n
We got there eventually ...

Usually the bad reviews are one offs, but in this case they are pretty appropriate. Our day... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David S
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Alba Cruise offers full-day and half-day speed boat programs departing from Labuan Bajo harbor to famous tourist spots in Komodo National Park and surrounding islands. Our full-day trip goes to Padar Island, Komodo Island, Manta Point, Taka Makassar, and Kanawa Island while our half-day trip goes to Rinca Island and Kelor Island. Our modern passenger speed boat fleet is equipped with AC, toilet, home theatre, and safety equipments. Our affordable packages include hot meal lunch set, snack, mineral water, free usage of snorkeling equipment, and on board tour guide, and also free pick-up and drop-off service.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“speed boat” (30 reviews)
“day tour” (9 reviews)
“komodo island” (34 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Jl. Kasimo no. 99 | L Bajo Hotel 2nd Floor, Labuan Bajo, Flores 86554, Indonesia
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+62 812-8939-9188
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Reviewed yesterday

I had so much fun going to Kalong Island! I could get a lot of good photos at sunset. Rinca, Kelor, and Menjerite are good place to spend. Definitely will come again with my partner next year, taking sunset trip package again. Oh, and the...More

Thank adaliz n
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Usually the bad reviews are one offs, but in this case they are pretty appropriate. Our day started with a pickup at 535am (on-time). They then drove us to a local hotel where the boat was docked. After paying it became apparent something was wrong...More

1  Thank David S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

“We’re sure you do not come from faraway land just to spend your precious time floating on the sea instead of doing the real activity on the destination spot.” That’s what they say on their website. Ironic considering “floating on the sea” in the middle...More

5  Thank S L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Please, please do not book with the company if you want any kind of value for money. We forked out over $145 AUD per person (booking cost plus $250000ird National Park pass) which is SO expensive for Asia. I assumed we would be paying extra...More

4  Thank Greta C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good activities for 'our two days', first day (July 17, 2018) me and my wife took a full day trip with 20-25 other passengers, which is good, the boat clean enough, they have air conditioner and TV, even we could not use it, ahaha, but...More

Thank petrus w
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I did the Refresher Course and some fun dives with Tom. The diving was spectacular, small group sizes, great lunch/snacks, and the crew were well organized. Tom was great with the refresh and pointed out lots of aquatic life for us throughout. Thanks for a...More

Thank Valerie A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Trip with Alba Cruises. Children under age of 6 are free of charge. Tour was including transfer from and to hotel if you stay in Labuan Bajo. Boot was comfortable and fast.

Thank Sander J
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great day on the tour. Made it to all the top spots and even added one in. Only suggestion to people booking would be to bring some snacks, as the lunch was small. Also, sitting outside made the trip much better. Overall...More

1  Thank toddzurowski
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For our visit of the islands around Labuanbajo, Indonesia, we booked a package with Alba for two days, touring a total of 8 islands (5 on the first day, 3 on the second). Not only was our tour guide extremely informative, prompt, organised and kind,...More

Thank Sofi B
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Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Booking this tour was easy via WhatsApp and made payment with credit card on the morning of the tour. The speedboat however is really dated - air conditioning didn’t work, cabin was really smelly and one of the engines stopped working in the middle of...More

1  Thank FastFurious2014
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AndrewLimX
July 16, 2018|
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Response from Krish1971 | Reviewed this property |
It is indeed a spot in the open sea, but not even close to the Makassar Island, very close to Rinca island. They suggested there are 3/4 such points in that area where Manta Rays congregate, they pick one..
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Jeffrey R
March 15, 2018|
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Response from lams45 | Reviewed this property |
We booked through our hotel the day before. When I was in town there were a lot of places I could have booked them as well. Cost was $110 each. The staff were great and plenty of snacks, water and a great lunch provided.
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