Indonesia

Evocative history, desert adventures and
world-class shopping

Home to the glittering Jakarta megalopolis, Indonesia is also refuge of hunter-gathers in remote rainforests. Celebrate this joyous diversity in the cultural melting pots that are Javanese cities, or commune with nature on Sumatran jungle treks. And to taste true local flavours, try gado-gado or nasi goreng with sambal sauce at simple cafes.

 

White-sand beaches, active volcanoes and pristine rainforest add to the spectacular allure of this beguiling, kaleidoscope nation.

Bandung

Bandung

Surrounded by mighty volcanoes and tea plantations, Bandung mixes laid-back charm with an edgy creativity. From art deco landmarks to cool boutiques and nature parks, West Java’s capital city is a gem waiting to be rediscovered.

Jakarta

Jakarta

With its futuristic horizon and determination to succeed on the world stage, ever-growing Jakarta is a Goliath of a metropolis. But look beyond its noisy exterior and you’ll soon recognise a city of enormous charm and vitality.

Medan

Medan

Sumatra’s main economic hub, Medan is an effervescent city with a raw edge best experienced in its lively markets and Dutch-era buildings. Volcanic highlands fringe its suburbs, providing ample opportunity to connect with

Surabaya City

Surabaya City

Ever-growing Surabaya City is a player in Indonesia’s economic race, but flies under the tourist radar. Give the city a second chance and you’ll be rewarded with a beguiling mixture of ancient tradition with cosmopolitan

Yogyakarta

Yogyakarta

While many see “Jogja” as a base for visiting the Borobudur and Prambanan temple ruins, this lively city at the foot of Gunung Merapi volcano offers much more. It is the commercial, intellectual and cultural heart of central