The Ultimate Food And Travel Guide To Indonesia

Basic Travel information

Spoken language: Indonesian, Javanese and Sundanese

Currency: Rupiah

Population: Around 267 Million

Capital: Jakarta

Major Religion: Islam

Must visit attractions

There are many famous archaeological, natural and cultural attractions to see in Indonesia. Some of the main ones are

Tanah Lot

Uluwatu Temple

Borobudur Temple

Gili Islands

Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary

Ulun Danu Beratan Temple

Prambanan Temple

Besakih Temple

Tirta Empul Temple

and many more.

Where to Stay?

The best place to stay in Indonesia is near to famous attractions. Yogyakarta, Ubud, Jakarta and Bali are prefered by most tourists as it offers wide varieties of accommodations.

Food & Drinks

Indonesia offers delicious Indonesian traditional cuisines like Sate Kambing, Ayam Bakar Taliwang, Ikan Bakar, Babi Pangang, Bebek Goreng, Ikan Goreng and many more.

Important cities to visit

Indonesia's capital Jakarta is a popular place to visit but the most visited city in Bali. You can explore many archaeological sites in Bali.

Best time to visit

The best time to visit Indonesia is between May and September when there are little rain and better temperature.


Indonesia has only two distinct weather seasons which are dry (October to late April) and wet (May to late September). Even though it is hot throughout the year, Humidity is at its highest during March and April.

Public Transportation

Indonesia has many kinds of Public Transportation, and the most popular are Tuk-Tuk and Mototaxi. The public utility vans and the recent city-routes buses are an inexpensive and safe way to travel.


There are a few good adventure activities you can find in Indonesia like zip-lining, adventure racing, backpacking, camping, canyoning, caving, fishing, hiking, horseback riding etc.

Important Tips to Travel

  • Avoid mentioning or asking questions relating to any political or controversial topics.

  • Don't buy or support souvenirs made from insects, Sea-shells, or anything with is damaging life or environment.

  • Do not drink tap water in Indonesia, always prefer sealed bottled water.

  • Do not buy marijuana as it is Illegal

  • Beware of Pick-pocketing

  • Dress appropriately while visiting temples

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