Komodo Island is the biggest Island from three main Islands of Komodo National Park. The island is particularly famous as the main habitat of the Varanus Komodoensis, the largest lizard on Earth. Komodo Island has a surface area of 390 square kilometers. The Island is made up of rusty-red volcanic hills, savannah and forests. It’s surrounding waters of sea grass beds, mangrove scrublands and coral reef made the place completely perfect for diving.
The human population in this Island is over of two thousand peoples. The people of the island are descendants of former convicts who were exiled to the island and who have mixed with Bugis from Sulawesi. The people are primarily adherents of Islam but there are also Christian and Hindu congregations.