Komodo National Park Authority: Rp3.75M is not entrance fee

Komodo dragons, a giant lizard native to Indonesia, roam the Komodo National Park. (Source: Environment and Forestry Ministry)

“We are still discussing it. The technical team has conveyed that the carrying capacity on Komodo Island is very small, very fragile, so we need to preserve the environment so Komodo won’t become extinct,” said Sandi on Monday (4/7).

President Joko Widodo during a visit to Rinca Island, Thursday (21/7), said the ticket price will still be the same for Rinca Island, but for Komodo Island and Padar Island, different rates will apply.

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“The issue is very simple, don’t make it complicated. We also have to appreciate input from environmental activist, conservationists.” (rr)