48 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

48 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Indonesia travel planner

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Fly
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Denpasar
— 1 night
Drive
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Tabanan
— 2 nights
Drive
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Munduk
— 5 nights
Drive
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Singaraja
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ubud
— 5 nights
Drive
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Candidasa
— 2 nights
Drive
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Jimbaran
— 2 nights
Drive
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Seminyak
— 2 nights
Drive
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Uluwatu
— 3 nights
Drive to Ngurah Rai (Bali) International Airport, Fly to Makassar
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Makassar
— 5 nights
Fly
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Manado
— 2 nights
Drive
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Tomohon
— 1 night
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Drive to Sam Ratulangi Airport, Fly to Bua Airport, Drive to Rantepao
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Rantepao
— 2 nights
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Drive to Bua Airport, Fly to Ngurah Rai (Bali) International Airport, Drive to Gianyar
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Gianyar
— 5 nights
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Penebel
— 1 night
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Bedugul
— 3 nights
Drive to Ngurah Rai (Bali) International Airport, Fly to Paris

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Denpasar

— 1 night
A trip to Denpasar takes visitors to the capital of Bali and the gateway to the island.
On the 11th (Sun), stroll through Pantai Sanur. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Taman Ayun Temple.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Denpasar tour planner.

Paris, France to Denpasar is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Central Indonesia Time is 7 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Paris in August; daily highs in Denpasar reach 34°C and lows reach 28°C. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Mon) before leaving for Tabanan.

Things to do in Denpasar

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tabanan

— 2 nights
Rolling green hills and rice paddy fields stretch between Bali's second-highest peak and an unspoiled coastline in Tabanan, one of the island's most geographically diverse regions.
You've now added Penatahan Waterspring to your itinerary. Here are some ideas for day two: witness a stunning natural landmark at Penatahan Waterspring and then don't miss a visit to Ulun Danu Beratan Temple.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Tabanan trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Denpasar to Tabanan in 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Munduk.

Things to do in Tabanan

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Munduk

— 5 nights
Your day by day itinerary now includes Buyan Lake as well as Terrasse du Lac Tamblingan Sari.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Munduk tour planner.

Traveling by car from Tabanan to Munduk takes 2 hours. In August in Munduk, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 28°C at night. You will leave for Singaraja on the 19th (Mon).

Things to do in Munduk

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Singaraja

— 2 nights
Bali's second-largest city and the former colonial capital of the entire Lesser Sunda islands (Bali through to Timor), Singaraja represents a chance to explore Indonesia's Dutch colonial past as well as survey the charming waterfront.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): get lost in a book at Coba Baca Public Library. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Gitgit Waterfall and then admire the sheer force of Sekumpul Waterfalls.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Singaraja online road trip planner.

Drive from Munduk to Singaraja in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Singaraja are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Ubud.

Things to do in Singaraja

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Ubud

— 5 nights
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Yeh Pulu Temple. Change things up with these side-trips from Ubud: Mt Batur (in Kintamani) and Mason Elephant Park (in Tegalalang). The adventure continues: stroll through Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, Head underground at Elephant Cave, and see the interesting displays at Neka Art Museum.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Ubud tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Singaraja to Ubud takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Candidasa.

Things to do in Ubud

Parks · Wildlife · Theme Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Candidasa

— 2 nights
Often billed as a tranquil alternative to the rowdier hotspots on Bali, Candidasa boasts seafront views and a great tourist infrastructure.
You've now added Tukad Cepung Waterfall to your itinerary. On the 27th (Tue), admire the sheer force of Tukad Cepung Waterfall, admire all the interesting features of Taman Tirtagangga, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Besakih Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Lempuyang Temple and then contemplate the long history of Ujung Water Palace.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Candidasa travel route planning website.

Getting from Ubud to Candidasa by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August in Candidasa, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Jimbaran.

Things to do in Candidasa

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Jimbaran

— 2 nights
Formally a poor and isolated corner of Bali, the small fishing village of Jimbaran underwent a rapid transformation in the 1980s and has since become one of the island's fanciest destinations.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): kick back and relax at Jimbaran Beach, take a stroll through Jimbaran Bay, then don't miss a visit to Waterblow, and finally kick back and relax at Geger Beach Nusa Dua Bali. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the different shops at Samasta Lifestyle Village, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Uluwatu Temple, and then admire the landmark architecture of Puja Mandala.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Jimbaran online attractions planner.

You can drive from Candidasa to Jimbaran in 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Jimbaran can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to drive to Seminyak.

Things to do in Jimbaran

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

Seminyak

— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Seminyak Beach, then stop by Krakakoa Chocolate Factory & Store, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tanah Lot Temple. On the 1st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas and then make a splash at Waterbom Bali.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Seminyak tour itinerary planning app.

Getting from Jimbaran to Seminyak by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Seminyak can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Uluwatu.

Things to do in Seminyak

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Uluwatu

— 3 nights
Uluwatu is known for nightlife, beaches, and adventure. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Padang Padang Beach, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, stop by Poema Bali, and kick back and relax at Ulu Watu Beach.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Uluwatu online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Seminyak to Uluwatu takes an hour. In September, daytime highs in Uluwatu are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Makassar.

Things to do in Uluwatu

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trip

Makassar

— 5 nights
One of the nation's major port cities, the multicultural melting pot of Makassar gets most of its bustle from commerce and the shipping industry.
Get out of town with these interesting Makassar side-trips: Maros (Rammang-Rammang Village & Bantimurung National Park). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Makassar Great Mosque, steep yourself in history at Fort Rotterdam, get outside with Pulau Samalona, and get in on the family fun at Trans Studio Makassar.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Makassar trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Uluwatu to Makassar. When traveling from Uluwatu in September, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Makassar: temperatures range from 40°C by day to 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Manado.

Things to do in Makassar

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Manado

— 2 nights
As the largest city in Northern Sulawesi, Manado serves as a tourist gateway to the nearby Bunaken, known for its islands and reefs.
On the 10th (Tue), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then snap pictures at Soekarno Bridge, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally pause for some photo ops at Christ Blessing. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Paal Beach and then look for gifts at Grand Merciful Building.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Manado trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Makassar to Manado. In September, daily temperatures in Manado can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Tomohon.

Things to do in Manado

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Tomohon

— 1 night

City of Flowers

Tomohon is a young but important town in North Sulawesi, nestled in the highlands between two active volcanoes and famous for its mild climate.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Kali Waterfall, head outdoors with Mt Lokon, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Vihara Ekayana, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Linau.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Tomohon visit planner.

You can drive from Manado to Tomohon in an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Rantepao.

Things to do in Tomohon

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Rantepao

— 2 nights
Rantepao, the main town in the Tana Toraja region, remains an unassuming destination where urban streets blend with country roads and lead to traditional villages and small farms.
Step out of Rantepao to go to Tana Toraja and see Lolai Village, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Toraja Village, make a trip to Tugu Salib Bukit Singki, explore the different monuments and memorials at Londa Burial Caves, and look for gifts at Rantepao Livestock Market.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Rantepao travel planning website.

Explore your travel options from Tomohon to Rantepao with the Route module. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Gianyar.

Things to do in Rantepao

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Gianyar

— 5 nights
Experience the natural and cultural attractions of Bali during a holiday in Gianyar.
You've now added Sukawati Art Market to your itinerary. Change things up with a short trip to Beji Guwang Hidden Canyon in Guwang (about 38 minutes away). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Celuk Village, take in the spiritual surroundings of Pura Dalem Sidan, explore the ancient world of Erjeruk Temple, and admire the sheer force of Blangsinga Waterfall.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Gianyar trip website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Rantepao to Gianyar. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in September, and nighttime lows around 27°C. On the 21st (Sat), you'll travel to Penebel.

Things to do in Gianyar

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Penebel

— 1 night
You've now added Luhur Batukaru Temple to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): delve into the lush surroundings at Sangeh Monkey Forest and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Luhur Batukaru Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pura Pusering Jagat and then take in the dramatic scenery at Nungnung Waterfall.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Penebel trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Gianyar to Penebel in 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Penebel are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Bedugul.

Things to do in Penebel

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Bedugul

— 3 nights
Bedugul is a mountain lake resort area in Bali, Indonesia, located in the centre-north region of the island near Lake Bratan on the road between Denpasar and Singaraja the area covers the villages of Bedugul itself, Candikuning, Pancasari, Pacung and Wanagiri amongst others.Bedugul is located in the Tabanan Regency, at 48km north of the city of Denpasar or 20km south from Singaraja city. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): explore the landscape on two wheels at Bali Bike Park, delve into the mystery of Abandoned Bedugul Hotel, and then explore the activities along Lake Bratan. Keep things going the next day: relax in the rural setting at Pande's Farm, then relax in the rural setting at Buana Amertha Sari (BAS), and then snap pictures at Tukad Bangkung Bridge.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Bedugul road trip planner.

You can drive from Penebel to Bedugul in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in September, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bedugul

Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Bali travel guide

4.1
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.

Sulawesi travel guide

3.9
Beaches · Nature & Parks · Historic Sites
Sulawesi, an Indonesian island with four peninsulas, stands as the eleventh largest island in the world. The island features six national parks, 19 nature reserves, and three protected marine areas. The habitats here support a mix of Asian and Australian species, with 79 species of mammals endemic to the island, including the anoa (or dwarf buffalo), and Sulawesi palm civet. Thick, lush jungles back up to the island's jagged coastline. Villages provide a glimpse into the different ways of life that have evolved in these isolated communities.