There are several Dutch travel agencies where you can book a wonderful trip to Indonesia. Are popular; De Jong Intra and Fox Vacations. Composing a trip is also perfectly possible. Book your tickets at CheapTickets, the loose hotel accommodation with Booking.com and Agoda and tours (building blocks) in Indonesia online. Check out the entire travel range to Indonesia.
1) Borobudur Temple (Central Java)
One of the most popular sights in Indonesia is the Borobudur temple complex. This beautiful temple is located in Central Java, in the province of Magelang. The temple was built in the 8th century, destroyed several times by natural force, and rebuilt several times. If you visit cities like Yogyakarta and Semarang, then a visit to the Borobudur definitely worth it. One tip is to travel as early as possible to the temple. You can even the best close to the temple overnight (it's viz. About 2 hours drive from Yogya), so you are fast at the complex. The temple is indeed also very popular with Indonesians themselves, and in the course of the morning come daily busloads of local tourists at the temple. Want to enjoy at your leisure and visit the complex in peace, then so travel to the temple early in the morning. There are several travel agencies active in the Netherlands who visit the temple complex have included in their itinerary. Below an impression:
2) Prambanan Temple (Central Java)
This huge temple complex is located just outside the center of the city of Yogyakarta in Central Java. Along with the Borobudur Prambanan is one of the most beautiful attractions of Indonesia. It is a complex hinoistisch; with several large temples. Is the most recent earthquake (2006) there is much damage to some buildings. The whole is now again restored by experts. The entire complex contains the Prambanan also several other 'Candi's. We found these smaller temples (although candi Sewu also is huge) is also worth a visit; there's an almost magical atmosphere. Prambanan is a Unesco World Heritage Site. View a homemade movie of our visit to the temple complex below:
3) Ulun Danu Bratan temple Bali
This beautiful temple is located in the town of Bedugul. Because the temple is about 1400 meters altitude it is always nice and cool. The entrance to visit the complex is 3300Rp. The temple is located on a crater once between three big mountains; Mangu in the east, to the south and Terati Pohan in the west. The temple you see are all from a distance. It seems that the temple has already been restored as nearly all modern reproach., However, this does not mean that it's a must-see when you visit the island of Bali. Next to the temple is a kind of park where you can have as much fun walking. See below a short video impression.
4) Candi Arjuna and the Dieng Plateau
Candi Arjuna is a beautiful temple complex on the Dieng Plateau in Java. It is an old complex, much older than Prambanan and Borobudur (7th and 8th centuries). We found this very impressive complex, especially because you have a tremendous view. Furthermore, it was very quiet and cool, and that is always nice. Near the temple you have several sulfur springs where you can well experience the volcanic activity up close. Below is a short impression of Candi Arjuna:
5) Dolphins off the coast of Lovina (Bali)
In the north of the island of Bali lies the small village of Lovina. Unlike villages in the south of Bali Lovina hangs in a relaxed and laid-back atmosphere. The village is known for spotting dolphins. Offshore dolphins often swim around, chances are you encounter them. It is best early in the morning to find the dolphins go. You will be woken up early, and then goes into a small boat out to sea. Is if you are lucky, soon joined by a group of dolphins (but it can always be against you, you may encounter with these magnificent creatures do not guarantee). Besides the dolphins also asked once again enjoy the morning sunrise of the most beautiful Bali.
Sumatra, the westernmost island of Indonesia. The extreme west of the island lies near Southern Thailand. Sumatra is a beautiful island, you will find many authentic villages, volcanoes, vast jungles, and many rare species. A nice highlight of the island of Sumatra is the Gunung Leuser National Park, where you can get acquainted with the Sumatran Orang Utan. Another highlight is a visit to Samosir peninsula in Lake Toba. The beautiful (and regularly misty) near Samosir seems to just come out of a fairy tale. In West Sumatra you will find the Minangkabau, an authentic and traditional population of Indonesia. The town of Bukittinggi is the centerpiece of this population. You in the vicinity of this town trips. The area is dominated by several large volcanoes; Aman, Singgalang and Merapi. Beautiful cities like Medan, Padang and Pelambang, which often serve as a base for several wonderful trips and where you can eat.
7) Komodo Island
There is only one reason to visit the island of Komodo; the Komodo Dragon. This is a huge lizard species that you will encounter alone on this island (and the adjacent small island of Rinca). Komodo is a mountainous island, which lies between the islands of Flores and Sumbawa. Komodo is part of the so-called. Sunda archipelago, along with the islands of Lombok, Gili and Flores. The Komodo Dragon is the largest reptile on earth, and can be three meters long and weigh. More than 100 pounds Will you when you visit the island is always accompanied by a guide, he tells all about the island and the lizard, and takes you on a trip around the island. The chance of a Komodo Dragon watching is incidentally greater on Rinca than on Komodo. You can take a trip to the island of books from the Netherlands, there are also some travel agents who have been visiting the island taken within one of the tours.
8) The capital Jakarta
Jakarta is the capital of Indonesia. It is the most populous city in the country, with a population over 10 million people in the metropolis. Jakarta is located on the west side of the island of Java. Notable landmarks in Jakarta include a visit to the Monas (Monas), the old port of Sunda Kelapa, the open Taman Mini Indonesia Indah, Jakarta Zoo, the Chinese district of Glodok (Chinatown) and Sea World. Jakarta is full of modern shopping malls. As in many large cities in Asia is shopping center among the population. Although the locals often remains in Indonesia with window shopping, it is primarily a central meeting place. In Jakarta you can find more than 100 shopping centers, including Senayan City is one of the most famous and popular is.
9) Bunaken National Park
Bunaken National Park is a nature park along the island of Sulawesi, north of the city of Manado. Bunaken is known by many divers and biologists for its beautiful coral reefs, which is about 50 meters off the island very steep expire (up to 200 meters). Because tourism in North Sulawesi not really underway, and because this area is also not just visited by tourists, the area has remained reasonably well preserved. The same applies to the coral, it is still in good condition. Manado is known to the real dive enthusiasts around the city you will find several diving schools and accommodation. The Bunaken can be found regularly in magazines within the top 10 best diving destinations in the world.
10) Pura Tirta Empul Temple
This beautiful temple is about 40 minutes drive from Ubud in central Bali. It is a beautiful temple; but the real attraction is the hot sulfur water source that spits up in the pond. It looks beautiful. Pay