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Indonesia


EXPLORING INDONESIA

Boasting over 17,000 islands, there's certainly plenty to explore in Indonesia, with each island having its own distinctive personality and culture. As a whole, the country offers visitors everything from the buzz of big city life in Jakarta to the unspoilt forests of Sumatra and remote beachside charms of Bali and Lombok. World class sailing, diving and adventure sports appeal to action lovers, while culture vultures can explore the archipelago's many temples, mosques and heritage sites. Sun, sea and surge are Indonesia's signature attractions, as well as rich local cuisine complemented by a range of world class hospitality options. With so much to choose from its no surprise that Indonesia welcomes plenty repeat visitors every year.


 

TRAVEL INFORMATION

Considering a villa holiday in Indonesia?  Here's some useful information to get you started on your vacation planning.

Location:

  • Southeast Asian archipelago with no country borders. Water borders:  Pacific Ocean, Indian Ocean.

Passport and Visa Information

  • Citizens of US, UK, and EU countries may apply for a visa-on-arrival to Indonesia, valid for 30 days. For updates and visa requirement information for other countries, visit the Indonesian Tourism Board site (www.indonesia.travel)

Currency

  • Indonesian Rupiah (IDR)
  • USD1:IDR8,650
    EUR1:IDR12,280
    GBP1:IDR14,050
    (for exchange rate updates check on www.xe.com)

Official Language(s)

  • Bahasa Indonesia

Climate:

  • Hot and humid, with more moderate in highlands.

Quick Facts:

  • Population: 245.6 million
  • Capital City: Jakarta
  • Country Calling Code(s): +62
  • Electricity: 220V, 50 Hz
  • Type(s) of plug / socket:  mainly C, F

Destination Information

  • Indonesian Tourism Board (www.indonesia.travel)

 

TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

Now that you've decided on your destination, here are some pointers on how you can get to your Indonesia villa.

Airport Info

  • Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (CGK). Depending on your destination, you may need to connect with another domestic flight, or check with us for the most convenient airport depending on your point of origin.

Main Airlines

  • All major airlines

Flag Carrier

  • Garuda Indonesia

Approximate Travel Time from:

  • Los Angeles:  21hr+ depending on connecting layover
  • New York:  23hr+ depending on connecting layover
  • London:  16hr+ depending on connecting layover
  • Moscow:  13hr+ depending on connecting layover
  • Shanghai:  6hr 20min direct
  • Sydney:  7hr 40min direct

 

 

 

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