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Good but still have room for improvement

Good activities for 'our two days', first day (July 17, 2018) me and my wife took a full day trip... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
petrus w
Great day trip and wonderful staff!

I did the Refresher Course and some fun dives with Tom. The diving was spectacular, small group... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Valerie A
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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...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Jl. Kasimo no. 99 | L Bajo Hotel 2nd Floor, Labuan Bajo, Flores 86554, Indonesia
+62 812-8939-9188
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Reviewed 4 days 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
Reviewed 1 week 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

4  Thank S L
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

3  Thank Greta C
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
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
Reviewed 3 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
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
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
Reviewed 10 July 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
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Had a great trip to Padar, Komodo, Taka Makassar, Manta Point and Kanawa. Booked through their website and was better than expected! Went snorkeling and visited a floating pink island - weather was nice which was also a bonus. Alberto, our guide, was really accommodating...More

1  Thank Putu J
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17 July 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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15 March 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.