37 days in Indonesia, Darwin & Cairns Itinerary

37 days in Indonesia, Darwin & Cairns Itinerary

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Jakarta, Indonesia
— 5 nights
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Bandung, Indonesia
— 3 nights
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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
— 2 nights
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Seminyak, Indonesia
— 2 nights
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Nusa Penida, Indonesia
— 3 nights
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Amed, Indonesia
— 3 nights
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Ubud, Indonesia
— Few hours
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Ternate, Indonesia
— 7 nights
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Darwin, Australia
— 3 nights
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Cairns, Australia
— 4 nights

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Jakarta, Indonesia

Jakarta ©
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.
Museum Bank Indonesia and Alive Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Istiqlal Mosque and Museum Di Tengah Kebun. Venture out of the city with trips to Bogor Palace (in Bogor), IKEA Alam Sutera (in Serpong) and Tangerang (Pasar 8 & Summarecon Mal Serpong). There's much more to do: buy something for everyone on your list at Grand Indonesia Mall, see the interesting displays at Museum Katedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al Azhar Grand Mosque, and steep yourself in history at Candra Naya Building.

To find reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Jakarta day trip planning site.

Christchurch, New Zealand to Jakarta is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Christchurch to Jakarta. In April, Jakarta is warmer than Christchurch - with highs of 38°C and lows of 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bandung.

Things to do in Jakarta

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tangerang, Bogor Palace, IKEA Alam Sutera, Golden Dome Mosque
Highlights from your plan
Museum Bank Indonesia ©
Museum Bank Indonesia
Istiqlal Mosque ©
Istiqlal Mosque
Grand Indonesia Mall ©
Grand Indonesia Mall

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Bandung, Indonesia

Bandung ©
The capital of West Java, Bandung offers a blend of leisure activities, entertainment, and sightseeing.
Visit Masjid Agung Trans Studio Bandung and Tea Country, PTPN 8 for their historical value. Shop till you drop at NuArt Sculpture Park and Kopi Luwak Cikole. And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Trans Studio Bandung, get to know the fascinating history of Jalan Asia Afrika, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lembah Karmel OCD, and make a trip to St Peter's Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Bandung trip planner.

You can drive from Jakarta to Bandung in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In April, Bandung is slightly colder than Jakarta - with highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Yogyakarta.

Things to do in Bandung

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Kopi Luwak Cikole
Highlights from your plan
Masjid Agung Trans Studio Bandung ©
Masjid Agung Trans Studio Bandung
NuArt Sculpture Park ©
NuArt Sculpture Park
St Peter's Cathedral ©
St Peter's Cathedral

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Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Yogyakarta ©
Yogyakarta is a city on the island of Java in Indonesia. Do your shopping at Malioboro Road and Batik Seno. Your inner history buff will appreciate The Palace of Yogyakarta and Jogokariyan Mosque. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Affandi Museum, pause for some photo ops at Yogyakarta Monument, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and stroll through Parangtritis Beach.

Start your trip to Yogyakarta by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Explore your travel options from Bandung to Yogyakarta with the Route module. While traveling from Bandung, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Yogyakarta, ranging from highs of 37°C to lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Seminyak.

Things to do in Yogyakarta

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Yogyakarta Region, Affandi Museum, Parangtritis Beach
Highlights from your plan
The Palace of Yogyakarta ©
The Palace of Yogyakarta
Affandi Museum ©
Affandi Museum
Jogokariyan Mosque ©
Jogokariyan Mosque

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Seminyak, Indonesia

Seminyak ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): buy something for everyone on your list at Beachwalk Shopping Center, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santo Fransiskus Xaverius, look for gifts at Krakakoa Chocolate Factory & Store, then admire the masterpieces at Purpa Fine Art Gallery Seminyak, and finally browse the exhibits of Nyaman Gallery.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Seminyak day trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Yogyakarta to Seminyak. The time zone changes from Western Indonesia Time (WIB) to Central Indonesia Time (WITA), which is usually a 1 hour difference. April in Seminyak sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Nusa Penida.

Things to do in Seminyak

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Kuta
Highlights from your plan
Beachwalk Shopping Center ©
Beachwalk Shopping Center
Nyaman Gallery ©
Nyaman Gallery
Purpa Fine Art Gallery Seminyak ©
Purpa Fine Art Gallery Seminyak

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Nusa Penida, Indonesia

Nusa Penida ©
The bounty of pristine white-sand beaches and turquoise lagoons bordered by emerald green hills, unique cliff formations, and colorful reefs is what draws most travelers to Nusa Penida.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Kelingking Beach and Angel's Billabong. Giri Putri Cave and Pura Segara Kidul will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: stroll through Atuh Beach, take in breathtaking views at Tembeling Beach and Forest, kick back and relax at Lumangan Beach, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Nusa Penida trip planner.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Seminyak to Nusa Penida takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In April, daily temperatures in Nusa Penida can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Amed.

Things to do in Nusa Penida

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Kelingking Beach ©
Kelingking Beach
Atuh Beach ©
Atuh Beach
Angel's Billabong
Angel's Billabong

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Amed, Indonesia

Amed ©
A snaking coastline and quaint, sleepy fishing villages characterize Amed, a stretch of shorefront with seven villages in Bali's east.
Shop till you drop at Amed Art Gallery and Wacky Jacky's. Get some cultural insight at Taman Tirtagangga and USS Liberty Shipwreck. There's much more to do: meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience, kick back and relax at Lipah Beach, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Besakih Temple.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Amed online road trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Nusa Penida to Amed takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. April in Amed sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Ubud.

Things to do in Amed

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Karangasem, USS Liberty Shipwreck, Wacky Jacky's
Highlights from your plan
USS Liberty Shipwreck ©
USS Liberty Shipwreck
Taman Tirtagangga ©
Taman Tirtagangga
Besakih Temple ©
Besakih Temple

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Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
On the 22nd (Thu), see the interesting displays at Setia Darma House of Mask and Puppets, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Saraswati Temple, and then view the masterpieces at Threads of Life.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ubud trip planning app.

Getting from Amed to Ubud by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Ubud are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Ternate.

Things to do in Ubud

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Setia Darma House of Mask and Puppets
Highlights from your plan
Setia Darma House of Mask and Puppets ©
Setia Darma House of Mask and Puppets
Saraswati Temple ©
Saraswati Temple
Threads of Life ©
Threads of Life

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Ternate, Indonesia

Ternate ©
Ternate, a historically and religiously rich city with a population of just under 200,000, draws in tourists every year who arrive for a holiday full of artifacts, historical intrigue, and leafy, green hikes.
Visit Al Munawwaroh Ternate Great Mosque and Oranye Fort for their historical value. You'll get in some beach time at Sulamadaha beach and Jikomalamo Beach. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Ternate Sultanate Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Masjid Sultan Ternate, tour the pleasant surroundings at Batu Angus Ternate, and see some colorful creatures with Dodoku Dive Center.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Ternate fast, fun, and easy.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ubud to Ternate. The time zone difference when traveling from Ubud to Ternate is 1 hour. April in Ternate sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Ternate

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Sulamadaha beach ©
Sulamadaha beach
Masjid Sultan Ternate ©
Masjid Sultan Ternate
Oranye Fort ©
Oranye Fort

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Darwin, Australia

Darwin ©
The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): examine the collection at 1934 Qantas Hangar, take in the exciting artwork at Mbantua Fine Art Gallery, then examine the collection at Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, and finally kick back and relax at Mindil Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility, get a taste of local nightlife at Aboriginal Bush Traders, pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to Darwin Cenotaph, and finally see the interesting displays at Chinese Temple and Museum Chung Wah.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Darwin online route planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ternate to Darwin. Traveling from Ternate to Darwin, you'll lose 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In April in Darwin, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Darwin

Museums · Shopping · Parks
Highlights from your plan
RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility ©
RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility
Mbantua Fine Art Gallery ©
Mbantua Fine Art Gallery

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Cairns, Australia

Cairns ©
A neat, cosmopolitan city of shaded plazas and laid-back neighborhoods, Cairns serves as a popular base for exploration of the surrounding region and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as a center for watersport activities like surfing or waterskiing.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to The Australian Armour & Artillery Museum and The Crystal Caves. Museum-lovers will appreciate Spy & Camera Museum and Doongal Aboriginal Art Gallery Cairns. Get out of town with these interesting Cairns side-trips: Brett's Outback Tasting Adventures (in Port Douglas), Humpy Nut World (in Atherton) and Honey House (in Kuranda). The adventure continues: hunt for treasures at Rusty's Market, stroll through Yorkeys Knob Beach, take a memorable tour with Tours, and meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Cairns trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by flight from Darwin to Cairns takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time is 0.5 hours. When traveling from Darwin in May, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Cairns: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Atherton, Yorkeys Knob Beach, Spy & Camera Museum, Brett's Outback Tasting Adventures, Honey House
Highlights from your plan
The Australian Armour & Artillery Museum ©
The Australian Armour & Artillery Museum
The Crystal Caves ©
The Crystal Caves
Spy & Camera Museum ©
Spy & Camera Museum

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