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Indonesia: Itineraries & tips

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Indonesia location

South-Eastern Asia

Located

Land borders

Malaysia

Papua New Guinea

Timor-Leste

Indonesia at a glance

Indonesian Rupiah (IDR)

Currency

Indonesian

Language

Average (3 of 5)

Level of costs

Trendy (4 of 5)

Tourism trend change

Safe (59 / 100)

Safety index

Underdeveloped (70 / 100)

Human development index

Best itineraries

This itinerary shows you the main interesting destinations of Indonesia, South-Eastern Asia. The focus is mainly on not so famous cities.
Mainly very big cities are destinations. If you love to visit museums you will be happy at
Jakarta, Bandung and Semarang. You find the nightlife at Jakarta and Bandung. Many cities are hot in December. During your travel you have to speak Indonesian but english should be enough for communication everywhere. These flight connection are taken during this route: Yogyakarta - Jakarta (plan Jakarta itineraries). You can pay with Indonesian Rupiah everywhere.
This itinerary shows you the main interesting destinations of Indonesia. The focus is mainly on not so famous cities.
Often you can take a bath. If you love to visit museums you will be happy at Bandung, Surabaya, Semarang and
Jakarta. If you love to make party you will be happy at Bandung and Jakarta (visit Jakarta itineraries). Many cities are hot in December. There are two flight connections. These are Bandung - Surabaya and Semarang - Jakarta (see itineraries). During your travel you have to speak Indonesian. English should be enough for communication everywhere.
This itinerary brings you through South-Eastern Asia, more precisely Indonesia. The focus is mainly on not so famous cities.
The itinerary visits mainly very big cities. Often you can take a bath. You find a lot of museums, theaters and galleries at
Jakarta (Jakarta itineraries), Bandung, Semarang and Surabaya. Many cities are hot in December. During your travel you have to speak Indonesian but english should be enough for communication everywhere. You can pay with Indonesian Rupiah everywhere. There are two flight connections. These are Banda Aceh - Jakarta and Surabaya - Banda Aceh.
At Indonesia, South-Eastern Asia, you will begin your route. The focus is mainly on not so famous cities.
The itinerary visits mainly very big cities. Do you like museums? Then you will enjoy Surabaya, Semarang and Bandung. You find the nightlife at Bandung. Many cities are hot in December. During your travel you have to speak Indonesian but english should be enough for communication everywhere. You can pay with Indonesian Rupiah everywhere. There are two flight connections. These are Banda Aceh - Surabaya and Bandung - Banda Aceh.
This itinerary brings you through Indonesia (South-Eastern Asia). The focus is mainly on not so famous cities.
You find a lot of museums, theaters and galleries at Semarang,
Denpasar (Denpasar itineraries) and Surabaya. The climate is hot. During your travel you have to speak Indonesian. English should be enough for communication everywhere. There are one flight connection. These are Semarang - Denpasar.
This itinerary shows you a bit of Indonesia (South-Eastern Asia). The focus is mainly on not so famous cities.
You find a lot of museums, theaters and galleries at Semarang and Surabaya. Many cities are hot in December. During your travel you have to speak Indonesian but english should be enough for communication everywhere. You can pay with Indonesian Rupiah everywhere.

Things to do

After reflecting on my past adventures in Indonesia, I decided that it is necessary to write a re-cap of my favourite things to se

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We had never heard of Sumba island. We didn’t know anyone who went there or even knew how to get to Sumba island, mentioned it, or

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8. Go Local!

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Yogyakarta (see itineraries) is considered to be the soul of Indonesia and the cultural and artistic center of the country. It is a lively city with

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Things to do in Indonesia

places to visit in Indonesia

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Eat & drink

Well, ok that’s slightly wrong, the cuisses de nymphes auroredate back to 1908 when renowned French Che

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What makes Indonesian food so unique and exciting?

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I don’t often eat out, and even when I’m away from home I tend to cook a lot of my own meals but Bali really is the place to eat.

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Our tour includes a second breakfast on top of Mount Batur, so after finding us a bench (yay for getting there early! We arrived o

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General

Prior to going to Indonesia I had little idea of what to expect of this island country. Green hills and blue waters were the main

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Move over Bali. There’s a new kid on the paradise-island block, and it’s Indonesia’s best-kept secret. Mostly because it’s pretty

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I traveled solo to Indonesia during my summer vacation and had a mere 12 days to see as much as I could. In my time there, I manag

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6. Anticipate the unexpected.

3 thoughts on “20 Travel Tips for Indonesia”

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Itinerary

Look no further, as this 30 day itinerary is just what you need to plan your trip! With each island having it’s own unique highlig

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Planning your trip to Indonesia should be fun, not stressful. In this post, we’ll see how you can visit the best islands of Indone

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Here goes my three-week solo backpacking trip to Malaysia, Brunei, and Indonesia. I bookedcheap plane tickets a year prior

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Costs

Your budget for a 3-week Indonesia route depends on where you stay and eat. A stay at a guesthouse ranges from 6 – 35 USD a night

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Let’s get one thing straight, Raja Ampat is remote, and in our experience, the more remote places in Indonesia are less affordable

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Travel to Raja Ampat on a Budget

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A tour like this includes pick up from your hotel in Yogyakarta (plan Yogyakarta itineraries) which is really handy. Also, the getting a ticket at Borobudur c

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Accommodation

Nusa Lembongan is a tiny, sleepy island located just a 30-minute speedboat ride away from Bali, Indonesia. From this description,

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best luxury hotels on Nusa Lembongan

Where can you find the best luxury hotels on Nusa Lembongan?

tiny, sleepy island

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You obviously need to pinpoint the exact activities you want to get involved in before you decide on where you want to stay. If yo

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