10 days in Jakarta & Bali Itinerary

10 days in Jakarta & Bali Itinerary

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— 2 nights
— 3 nights
Bus to Sanur, Ferry to Nusa Lembongan
Nusa Lembongan
— 1 night
— 3 nights


Jakarta — 2 nights

The capital and largest city of Indonesia, Jakarta offers the kind of cultural, historical, and natural stimulation expected from the most populous city in Southeast Asia.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Istiqlal Mosque, pause for some photo ops at National Monument (MONAS), and then have some family-friendly fun at Miniapolis.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Jakarta trip itinerary planning website.

Manila, Philippines to Jakarta is an approximately 7-hour flight. Traveling from Manila to Jakarta, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, daytime highs in Jakarta are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Seminyak.
Fun & Games · Historic Sites
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Seminyak — 3 nights

A popular resort town offering a good range of tourist trips, activities, and amenities, Seminyak houses numerous tour companies providing excursions into the jungles of Bali.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Seminyak: Uluwatu Temple (in Pecatu), Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban) and Jimbaran Bay (in Jimbaran). Next up on the itinerary: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, have some family-friendly fun at Tilo Kids Club, make a splash at Waterbom Bali, and look for gifts at Krakakoa Chocolate Factory & Store.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Seminyak trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Jakarta to Seminyak takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Jakarta to Seminyak. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Jakarta in August: highs in Seminyak hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Nusa Lembongan.
Theme Parks · Spas · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Side Trips
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Nusa Lembongan — 1 night

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 2nd (Mon): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Nusa Lembongan online road trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and ferry from Seminyak to Nusa Lembongan in 3 hours. In September, daytime highs in Nusa Lembongan are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ubud.
Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors · Spas
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Highlights from your trip

Ubud — 3 nights

Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Go for a jaunt from Ubud to Tegalalang to see Mason Elephant Park about 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, take in the spiritual surroundings of Besakih Temple, stop by Threads of Life, and experience rural life at Alas Harum Agro Tourism.

To find photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Ubud online holiday maker.

Traveling by ferry from Nusa Lembongan to Ubud takes 1.5 hours. In September in Ubud, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can fly back home.
Spas · Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites
Side Trips
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Bali travel guide

World heritage site · Spas · Beaches
Island of the Gods
A province of Indonesia, the island of Bali remains one of the world's top tourist destinations thanks to its beaches, diving spots, and resorts. Take a trip to Bali to discover the island's smiling and famously hospitable locals--perhaps the biggest treasure of this tropical paradise. More than just another fun-in-the-sun getaway, Bali also reveals a rich history and varied geography of mountains, rugged coastal areas, sandy beaches, thriving rice terraces, and stark volcanic hillsides that seem transported from another planet. A Bali tour uncovers some of the world's best surfing spots, as well as a deeply spiritual local culture and globally significant archeological attractions.