How to Plan Indonesia Tours? What to See in Indonesia for First Time Travelers?
There are multiple choices. Bali is a place for relaxation and entertainment, surfing and snorkeling; Ubud, the cultural center of Bali, a spot that you can immerse yourself in arts. You can spend around 5 to 7 days or more to explore Bali. Yogyakarta, a cultural city with grand temple sites: Prambanan & Borobudur. Normally 2 to 3 days are enough. Lombok, a quiet and peaceful island to renew yourself. And see the giant lizard in Komodo Island. What's your plan? Tell us and we will arrange your Indonesia tours the best.
When is the Best Time to Travel in Indonesia?
Indonesia has a tropical rainforest climate and it's hot all the year round. Generally, the best time to travel in Indonesia is from April to September. The weather is hot and dry during the period, no much rain. It is quite suitable for beach surfing and mount trekking.
Visit the world-heritage Prambanan Temple
Trek to the crater of Mount Ijen
Do I Need a Visa to Visit Indonesia?
Foreign nationals included in the list of 169 visa-free countries, such as Australia, Canada, Egypt, France, Finland, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom, United States and many more, can enjoy tourist visa exemptions and stay in Indonesia for 30 days at most. Passport should be valid for more than 6 months. Visas for other purposes need to be obtained in advance. Please consult your local embassy for more details before travelling.
How to Get to and Travel Around Indonesia?
Normally, the international flights land at Ngurah Rai International Airport in Bali and Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta. No direct flights from Europe and United States, travelers need to connect flights from Southeast Asia countries like Singapore, Malaysia. The main transportations in Indonesia are flight, train, fast boat, ferry and private car. In our Indonesia tours, we mainly use the domestic flights, fast boat and private cars.
Is Tipping Customary in Indonesia?
Tipping is not mandatory in Indonesia. If you are satisfied with services received, you can offer an appropriate tip. It depends. Normally the minimum tip is 10,000IDR or 1 dollar. You can also consult your local guide if you have any confusion.
Can I Buy the SIM Card at the Airport?
Yes. It is very easy to buy the SIM card at the airport in Bali. There are different kinds of SIM cards, such as: IM3, SimPati, Mentari, XL, etc. You can ask the airport staff for more details and choose one when you arrive there. Your private guide is also happy to assist.
Is It Safe to Visit the Local Village during My Tours of Indonesia?
Sure. The local villagers are very friendly, please rest assured. In our Indonesia tours, you will have the professional tour guides accompany you, they will tell you some local customs in case of any embarrassment.