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Pink Beach, Komodo

Pink Beach in Komodo

Explore unique pink sands and vibrant marine life

Information about Pink Beach

Pink Beach, located on Komodo Island in Indonesia, is a breathtaking natural wonder known for its rare pink-hued sands. This striking color comes from the combination of white sand and red coral fragments washed ashore. Visitors to Pink Beach can enjoy crystal-clear waters, vibrant coral reefs, and an array of marine life, making it an ideal spot for snorkeling and swimming.

Nestled within the Komodo National Park, Pink Beach offers a tranquil escape with its serene atmosphere and stunning surroundings. The beach is perfect for sunbathing, beachcombing, and capturing incredible photos of its unique landscape. Accessible by boat from Labuan Bajo, Pink Beach is a must-visit destination for anyone exploring Komodo Island.

Whether you’re an avid snorkeler eager to explore the underwater beauty or a beach lover looking to relax on the rosy sands, Pink Beach promises an unforgettable experience. The pristine environment and picturesque setting make it one of the most captivating spots in Komodo National Park.

Interesting facts about Pink Beach

Getting there: The best way to reach Pink Beach is by liveaboard, offering easy access to this remote location. Alternatively, you can take a day trip from Labuan Bajo, the nearest town with flight connections to Bali.

Best time to visit: The ideal time to visit Pink Beach is during the dry season from April to December. Water temperatures range from 27°C to 30°C (81°F to 86°F), providing perfect conditions for diving and snorkeling.

Diving Conditions: With water depths ranging from 5 to 40 meters (16 to 131 feet) and visibility up to 25 meters (82 feet), Pink Beach offers excellent diving conditions. Currents are generally mild, making it suitable for divers of all levels.

Our liveaboard trips: Many of our liveaboard vessels include Pink Beach in their itineraries, often as part of a 7-10 day journey exploring Komodo National Park. These trips typically also visit other renowned dive sites like Batu Bolong and Manta Point.

A little known fact: Pink Beach is one of only seven pink sand beaches in the world, making it a truly unique destination. The pink hue is due to the presence of microscopic organisms called Foraminifera that produce a red pigment on the coral reefs.

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Pink Beach, Komodo
Pink Beach, Komodo
Pink Beach, Komodo

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