Indonesia


BALI

Bali is a major tourist destination for people going to Indonesia and is one of the most popular islands in the world. There’s good reason for it- you can do everything here. Surf, sun, scale a mountain, visit temples, see Balinese dancers- it’s all here, it’s all cheap, and all beautiful.


KUTA BEACH

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The island of Bali is always warm, humid and tropical. April-October is the dry season on the island and November-March is the rainy season in Bali.

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NUSA LEMBONGAN

Nusa Lembongan (Bali Island) is situated 12 miles south east of Bali. It is one hour travelling time by boat from Benoa Harbour. This pear shaped island is around 4km long and 2km wide. It is surrounded by a beautiful fringing reef and the waters are renowned for their abundance of life and great surf breaks. Fast becoming one of Bali’s most popular attractions, this island paradise is a world away from the hassle and hectic pace of South Bali.

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Best time to go is in the period of May to September.

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GILI ISLANDS

Located near Bali, people flock to these three tiny islands because they don’t have much to do on them, which make them perfect. Gili have some of the best diving in the world too. The diving is cheap and its out of the way location keeps the hordes of tourists away.

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JIMBARAN, BALI

Jimbaran Beach is said to be the finest stretch of white sand, nice waves, and fantastic sunsets and is very suitable for honeymoon. Situated on the picturesque Bali Island, the simple and plain character and passion towards life of the local fishermen prevail.

When to go:

The island of Bali is always warm, humid and tropical. April-October is the dry season on the island and November-March is the rainy season in Bali.

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SULAWESI

Sulawesi, formerly known as Celebes, is a holiday destination that is becoming popular nowadays with those in search of the exotic. Most interesting to visitors are the more populated north and south regions while the central region is a little known area rarely visited ( through, of course, for some travelers  this is the most attractive regions . Such as ; Bada Valley ( Lore Lindu ) for its Megalithic Culture and Birding site, Togean Islands with its fantastic under-sea-garden and its coral reefs, and Morowali Nature Reserve.

When to go:

The best time to visit Sulawesi is during dry season from April to October

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SANUR BEACH, BALI

Sanur Beach is the popular seaside destination on Bali’s southern peninsula and is a bit different from Kuta and some of the other beach locations. Moreover, it is traditional in its style and features a coral reef. There is also a variety of restaurants and bars overlooking the beach. Sanur Beach nightlife tends to start up early in the evening and wind up by midnight.

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LOMBOK, ISLAND

The island of Lombok is the new tourism destination with a pristine environment, a fascinating culture, stunning beaches and island, jungle and waterfall, and world – class trekking on Mt. Rinjani and the island also combine these with fantastic diving, fishing and ecotourism opportunities, and an exotic tropical lifestyle, and it is obvious Lombok is winner

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The best time to go is during dry season from May to October.

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