28 days in Jakarta & Lombok Itinerary

28 days in Jakarta & Lombok Itinerary

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Drive to Stuttgart Airport, Fly to Jakarta
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Jakarta
— 8 nights
Fly to Lombok International Airport, Drive to Kuta
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Kuta
— 4 nights
Drive
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Sembalun Lawang
— 1 night
Drive
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Senaru
— 2 nights
Drive
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Senggigi
— 4 nights
Taxi to Teluk Kode, Ferry to Gili Air
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Gili Air
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Gili Trawangan
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Gili Meno
— 1 night
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Jakarta

— 8 nights

Big Durian

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Jakarta: Bogor (Wayang Golek Pak Dase, Bogor Botanical Gardens, &more), The Breeze BSD CITY (in Tangerang) and Ocean Park (in Serpong). The adventure continues: appreciate the history behind National Monument (MONAS), get your game on at KidZania Jakarta, take in the spiritual surroundings of Istiqlal Mosque, and buy something for everyone on your list at Grand Indonesia Mall.

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Metzingen, Germany to Jakarta is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Metzingen to Jakarta. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Metzingen in December: high temperatures in Jakarta hover around 37°C and lows are around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kuta.

Things to do in Jakarta

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Shopping

Side Trips

Kuta

— 4 nights
Bustling with international visitors and partygoers all year round, the resort town of Kuta serves as the most popular coastal destination in Bali.
Step out of Kuta with an excursion to Selong Belanak Beach in Selong Belanak--about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Kuta Beach - Lombok, stroll through Batu Payung Beach, get outside with The Dorsal Effect, and tour the depths of the sea with a submarine tour.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Kuta trip builder tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Jakarta to Kuta. The time zone difference when traveling from Jakarta to Kuta is 1 hour. In January in Kuta, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sembalun Lawang.

Things to do in Kuta

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Sembalun Lawang

— 1 night
On the 7th (Thu), take some stellar pictures from Selong Hill and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Rinjani.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Sembalun Lawang trip maker app.

Getting from Kuta to Sembalun Lawang by car takes about 3 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Senaru.

Things to do in Sembalun Lawang

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

Senaru

— 2 nights
The village of Senaru serves as the gateway to Mount Rinjani, a nearby active volcano that dominates both the landscape and tourism in the region.
On the 8th (Fri), take a tour by water with Dawel Rinjani and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours. Keep things going the next day: trek along Herman Trekker and then admire the sheer force of Sendang Gile and Tiu Kelep Waterfall.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Senaru day trip planning site.

Drive from Sembalun Lawang to Senaru in 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Senaru can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to drive to Senggigi.

Things to do in Senaru

Tours · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Senggigi

— 4 nights
The most traditional resort in Lombok, Senggigi boasts enough picturesque bays and fine white sandy beaches to have ensured tourism's survival here despite the severe blow dealt by the 2002 Bali bombing.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Senggigi: Lombok Wildlife Park (in Tanjung), Islamic Center Mosque (in Mataram) and Lenggoksono Beach (in Desa Sekotong Barat). There's lots more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stroll through Senggigi Beach, kick back and relax at Setangi Beach, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

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Drive from Senaru to Senggigi in 2 hours. In January in Senggigi, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Gili Air.

Things to do in Senggigi

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Gili Air

— 2 nights
Proximity to Lombok makes Gili Air extremely popular with honeymooners and tourists, but the small island is also known for its pristine beaches and excellent snorkeling.
On the 14th (Thu), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Gili Air trip planner.

Do a combination of taxi and ferry from Senggigi to Gili Air in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. January in Gili Air sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. On the 15th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can ride a ferry to Gili Trawangan.

Things to do in Gili Air

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Spas

Gili Trawangan

— 3 nights
An island holiday in Gili Trawangan offers access to the largest of the three Gili Islands located off the main coast of Lombok.
Gili Trawangan is known for wildlife, spas, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, don't miss a visit to Surf Point Bongkas, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Masjid Agung Baiturrahman.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Gili Trawangan day trip planning site.

Getting from Gili Air to Gili Trawangan by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Gili Trawangan are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. You will leave for Gili Meno on the 18th (Mon).

Things to do in Gili Trawangan

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Gili Meno

— 1 night
The smallest of the three islands near Lombok, Gili Meno affords a truly secluded feel, with its tiny population of 500 mainly concentrated in the center.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): relax and rejuvenate at Be Wellness, then kick back and relax at Gili Meno Beach, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, go to the Gili Meno trip maker.

Getting from Gili Trawangan to Gili Meno by ferry takes about an hour. In January, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gili Meno

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Lombok travel guide

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Scuba & Snorkeling · Beaches · Shark Diving
An island similar in size to neighboring Bali, Lombok offers a more untouched landscape with a powerful feeling of seclusion, plus oceanic plant and animal life. Balancing backpacker and resort-goer interests, the island blends beach resorts with rugged, volcanic landscapes, offering sunbathing and hiking opportunities aplenty. The region sports prime wave action, which many guests come for. The lowlands region of the island features fields and forests where rice, soybeans, coffee, coconuts, and bananas are cultivated.