12 days in Indonesia Itinerary

12 days in Indonesia Itinerary

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Padangbai, Bali
Tulamben, Bali
— 2 nights
Taxi to Padang Bai, Ferry to Nusa Lembongan
Nusa Lembongan
— 3 nights
Ferry to Sanur, Bus to Kuta
Kuta, Bali
— 3 nights
Pemuteran, Bali
— 3 nights


Padangbai, Bali

Often overlooked as nothing more than a place to catch the ferry to Lombok or a fast boat to Gilis, Padangbai has a laid-back charm of its own.
On the 12th (Tue), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Padangbai online day trip planner.

Ubud to Padangbai is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In September in Padangbai, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tulamben.
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Tulamben, Bali — 2 nights

The small, otherwise unassuming fishing village of Tulamben draws scores of tourists every year as the site of a sunken U.S. cargo ship.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the gorgeous colors at USS Liberty Shipwreck and then enjoy the sand and surf at Jemeluk Beach.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Tulamben tour planner.

You can drive from Padangbai to Tulamben in 1.5 hours. In September in Tulamben, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Nusa Lembongan.
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Nusa Lembongan — 3 nights

The island of Nusa Lembongan sits amidst swathes of calm, clear waters as well as some of the most notable surfing waves in the region.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Devil's Tears. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: snap pictures at Yellow Bridge and then delve into the lush surroundings at Mangrove Forest Nusa Lembongan.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Nusa Lembongan trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Tulamben to Nusa Lembongan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In September in Nusa Lembongan, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 27°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kuta.
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Kuta, Bali — 3 nights

Formerly a sleepy fishing village, the beach resort town of Kuta now represents one of Indonesia's most popular tourist destinations.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like River Rafting & Tubing and Spas & Wellness. Get out of town with these interesting Kuta side-trips: Blue Point Beach (in Ungasan), Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban) and Ubud (Saraswati Temple & Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary). There's still lots to do: cool off at Waterbom Bali and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uluwatu Temple.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kuta attractions planning website.

Traveling by combination of ferry and bus from Nusa Lembongan to Kuta takes 3 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Pemuteran.
Theme Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
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Pemuteran, Bali — 3 nights

Island of Peace

The small fishing village of Pemuteran, just off the west coast of Bali, has become a popular tourism destination among domestic and international visitors for its scenic, pristine beaches and vibrant local community.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Menjangan Island and Brahma Vihara Arama Buddhist Monastery. When in Pemuteran, make a side trip to see Seririt Market in Temukus, approximately Temukus away. Next up on the itinerary: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and make a trip to Pulaki Temple (Pura Pulaki).

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Pemuteran trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Kuta to Pemuteran in 4 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. You will leave for home on the 23rd (Sat).
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Indonesia travel guide

Spas · Beaches · Scuba & Snorkeling
Emerald of the Equator
Boasting over 18,000 islands, Indonesia represents the world's largest archipelago, serving as home to about 250 million people. A kaleidoscope of cultures, the country encompasses some 300 ethnic groups and nearly 750 different languages and dialects--an astounding cultural diversity that makes an Indonesia holiday especially rewarding. Begin your Indonesia tour by discovering the country's big cities, huge melting pots bursting with energy and soaked in centuries of dramatic history. From there, head farther afield: the nation's varied landscapes of volcanoes, white-sand beaches, and sprawling tropical forests draw adrenaline junkies seeking an exotic land offering perhaps the world's last truly great outdoor adventures.