10 Days in Indonesia: Our Recommendations

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Endlessly fascinating, Indonesia is finally getting the recognition it deserves as a vacation spot. With 10 days in Indonesia, you can do everything from exploring the country’s multitude of natural wonders to relaxing with a massage. Take in the rice terraces of Ubud and visit the temples that dot the island. Summit Mount Batur if you want to, or just enjoy the sights of volcanic peaks from afar. Throw in some beach time and water sports like surfing, parasailing, and snorkeling and you have nothing less than the perfect vacation. Check out our top 3 recommendations for Indonesia lasting nine to eleven days below.

10 DAYS IN INDONESIA: THE TEMPLES AND BEACHES OF BALI

A romantic getaway in Bali might be just what you need.
A romantic getaway in Bali might be just what you need.
Day 1 Discover Bali
Day 2 Enjoy a traditional dance performance at Ubud Palace
Day 3 Ride a bicycle around Ubud
Day 4 Attend silver jewelry making class
Day 5 Have a free day in Seminyak
Day 6 Check out optional tours available from Seminyak
Day 7  Travel to Bukit, home to secluded beaches and thrilling cliffs
Day 8 Spend one last day on the beaches of Seminyak
Day 9 Transfer to Denpasar for departure flight

This nine-day tour provides the perfect balance between Bali’s cultural attractions and its phenomenal tropical beaches. Starting in Ubud, the itinerary offers plenty of time to discover the town’s many sights, culminating in the performance of traditional dance at Ubud Palace. Your days in Seminyak are set aside for rest and relaxation. However, should you seek escape from the beachfront, there are also a number of optional tours to choose from. See tour.

9 DAYS IN INDONESIA: INDONESIA BY BIKE

This Indonesian temple is an iconic temple of Bali.
Ulun Danu Bratan is a temple iconic to Bali.
Day 1 Arrive in Canggu in Bali
Day 2 Loop through jungles in bicycle, enjoy views of Lake Beratan
Day 3 Challenge yourself on Mount Batur’s tracks
Day 4 Summit Mount Batur on foot, ride down its flanks
Day 5 Circle the crater of Mount Bromo, an active volcano
Day 6 Enjoy a full day of cycling amid East Java’s peaks
Day 7 See sunrise over Mount Bromo, cycle to Welang
Day 8 Explore Japanese caves en route to Surabaya
Day 9 Bid farewell to Indonesia

If you like nothing more than a day on the saddle, look no further than this trip. Covering the islands of Bali and the neighboring East Java, you will get the chance to ride through some of the region’s best single tracks over a period of nine days. Along the way, you will take in an incredible array of sights, be it the temple that sits at the heart of Lake Beratan in Bali or the sheer beauty of Mount Bromo’s cone in East Java. See tour.

11 DAYS IN INDONESIA: YOUR DREAM HONEYMOON MADE REAL

Raja Ampat is one of the best dive sites in Indonesia
Raja Ampat in Indonesia is one of the best dive sites in the world.
Day 1 Relax in your beachside hotel in Bali on arrival
Day 2 Be part of a spectacular dance performance
Day 3 Enjoy a free day in Nusa Dua
Day 4 Spend your day exploring the resort
Day 5 Go on a guided tour of Ubud and Kintamani
Day 6 Learn yoga, attend silversmithing workshop
Day 7 Enjoy Balinese massage
Day 8 Discover Bali’s natural bounty
Day 9 Have a free day in Seminyak
Day 10 Dine on the beach during sunset
Day 11 Catch your flight home

Stay in some of the best hotels and resorts that Bali has to offer and celebrate your nuptials with your partner in style. The perfect blend of organized tours and free time, this trip gives you and your soulmate a chance to settle down on the island’s beaches and soak up the country’s beauty. Enjoy a traditional Balinese dance performance, learn some yoga poses and try your hands at silversmithing. And for an extra special treat, your honeymoon ends with a candle-lit dinner on a beach, just as the sun sets in this paradise. See tour.

As seen in the itineraries provided above, 10 days are a good duration to make a memorable trip to Indonesia. If you’d like to plan a similar holiday or something completely different for yourself, connect with our Travel Experts in Indonesia. For other recommended itineraries and possible trip durations, check out our guide on how long to spend in Indonesia.

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