Photo: Admiring the scenery on Kanawa Island.


Kanawa Island

This is the most popular "budgetish" island to stay on from Labuan Bajo -- the snorkelling is glorious, the accommodation less so.

Kanawa Beach Bungalows
Midrange - 400,000 to 1,000,000 Rp
Kanawa Island
T: (0385) 41 252

We’ve stayed at Kanawa Beach Bungalows twice and have written, tweeted, Facebooked and Instagrammed about the island off Labuan Bajo in Flores more times than probably any single other place in all of Southeast Asia. Yet we have decidedly mixed feelings about it. The simple fact is, Kanawa Island and its surrounds are so beautiful, and the house reef so wonderful, that it really wouldn’t... Read our full review of Kanawa Beach Bungalows.

Where to next?

Where are you planning on heading to after Kanawa Island? Here are some spots commonly visited from here, or click here to see a full destination list for Indonesia.

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