Bali and The Komodo Islands
Freedom Outdoors announces its newest kayaking destination. We are very excited to be going to the UNESCO World Heritage listed Komodo National Park in Indonesia. This island region is beautiful, sheltered and ideal for kayaking. The trip will be led by expert local guides and hosted by Freedom Outdoors Cathy Miller, who heads our women’s program and has led many tours for us. Come on your own or bring your partner or friends - our groups are great fun.
Only $3,275 per person
Only $3,275 per person for this 10-day adventure, maintaining Freedom Outdoors tradition of great value for money. A non-refundable deposit of $550 secures your place and single supplement is available. Includes quality kayaks (Australian designed and made), 2 nights hotel accommodation in Bali twin share, 3 nights in Labuan Bajo, 3 nights camping, one night in cabins aboard our support boat, all domestic flights, National Park fees, professional guides throughout, Labuan Bajo town tour, guided walks to Cunca Wulang waterfalls and historic Warloka Village, most meals (9 breakfasts, 5 lunches and 5 dinners including a final night celebratory dinner at the Ayana Resort in Bali), airport transfers and the services of a Freedom Outdoors host. Not included are international air fares to Bali, travel insurance, gratuities, alcohol and other items of a personal nature.
Cathy Miller is a seasoned kayaker and Sydney Local.
Explore world renowned Komodo National Park and Rinca Island
See the biggest lizard on the planet
Snorkel amongst pristine coral and schools of fish, with scuba diving an optional extra. Remarkable bird life.
Onshore inclusions make this itinerary exclusive to Freedom Outdoors and not available from a travel agent.
Paced to suit the group. Support boat throughout. Great mix of kayaking, walking and taking it easy. Take a relaxing day off if you want to.
Good food, great sights, lots of fun. Fully guided throughout. Time pre and post to enjoy the beaches, shops and bright lights of Bali.
Every day is different - every day is special.
10 days just $3,275
Includes all accommodation, meals, kayaks, guiding, day with the whale sharks. Upgrade to single accomodation for $450
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A non-refundable deposit of $550pp is required to secure your booking. You may use your Visa or MasterCard to pay your deposit – go to the Freedom Outdoors website – www.freedomoutdoors.com.au Please note a credit card surcharge of $14.30 applies if you choose this payment method. Alternatively transfer $550 directly to Freedom Outdoors BSB 032 123 Account 22 32 86, with your name in the message field. Places allocated strictly as payment is received. Balance payable by bank transfer only (no credit cards) by May 15, 2020 - $2,725. We strongly recommend you take out travel insurance including trip cancellation cover. While we are confident that demand for this trip will be strong, if fewer than 8 people register, Freedom Outdoors may choose not to proceed. All payments made, including the deposit of $550 will then be refunded. If you do not bank electronically, payment may be made at any Westpac branch or by cheque or cash (add $5 for cheque processing).
Itinerary and trip details correct as at December 15, 2019 but are subject to change. Your personal safety on the water is always our top priority. For that reason, it may be necessary to alter, substitute or abandon planned itineraries without advance warning. The itinerary can vary due to local conditions and strength of the kayaking team. Days can be shortened or lengthened, depending on many factors. Kayaks can hold a maximum weight of 100kgs for singles and 200kgs for doubles. If this is of concern to you, contact Freedom Outdoors. All paddlers must wear PFDs (supplied) while on the water. Trip guides will decide on safety matters, coordinate the group and advise changes. No compensation will be paid should itinerary changes be necessary. Should you decide to voluntarily alter your travel arrangements after the commencement of your trip, Freedom Outdoors is not responsible for any additional costs.
Guides will carry a first aid kit and have Senior First Aid Certification or equivalent, however no doctor will accompany the group. You should ensure you are in sufficiently good health and are of at least average fitness. Guides cannot provide prescription medication. It is your responsibility to bring sufficient quantities of any specific medications you require. It’s a good idea to have a check-up prior to departure. Please advise any specific dietary requirements. Inappropriate behaviour will result in you being required to leave the trip without compensation.
The planned route involves remote locations and paddling on consecutive days. We strongly recommend you undertake at least three Freedom Outdoors day paddles in the three months leading up to the trip and that you attend the Skills Workshop that will be organised for all participants prior to departure. Click on www.freedomoutdoors.com.au for details of upcoming trips and workshops. The fitter you are and the more aware you are of paddling technique, the better you will enjoy the trip.
This trip is not suitable for children under 14 years of age. All participants will be required to sign the standard Freedom Outdoors Risk Waiver document and complete a personal information form. Bring with you everything you need. Freedom Outdoors has for sale suitable dry bags, kayaking gloves and shoes, which should be purchased before departure. Bring a waterproof camera. While masks and snorkels will be provided, you may bring your own if you wish. Freedom Outdoors is not a travel agency. From the monies transferred by you to us, we pay the companies providing the services and retain an amount to cover the administration of your booking.