Indonesia is one of the most populated regions in the entire world. It has the 4th highest popular density. Another interesting fact about Indonesia is that it is an archipelago with over 17,800. It is literally impossible to see all of Indonesia so a helpful guide would go a long way in knowing what to see. There are thousands of places to visit so having a general idea will help a lot. The nature of Indonesia is that each island is accessible by either airplane or boat. Buying a map and taking your time to research the different islands and airports can bring a lot of your travel costs down. Most travelers sink their money into travel costs so knowing how to get around and what is close to each other will help you a lot in your visit.
Being surrounded by beautiful water, one of the most popular pastimes for visitors is snorkeling, surfing and diving. People come to relax on the beach. The luxurious beach resorts and spas attract tourists from all over the world to enjoy the views and the relaxing atmosphere. The warm weather makes it a haven for beach vacations. There are many different retreats like spiritual temples or yoga studios where people learn to be teachers or new healing modalities.
The best way to get around the islands is by boat. Indonesia’s pristine and beautiful landscapes is one of the main attractions for people who are visiting Indonesia. One of the most popular destinations is the beach paradise Bali. Bali’s sister island is Lombok. Another favorite for visitors is Komodo. One of the less developed islands is Karimunjawa Islands and it is a great place for people who enjoy deep sea diving. Derawan Islands requires another flight and is a cash only island. The Wakatobi Islands are actually a group of four islands, the Wangi Wangi, Kaledupa, Tomia, and Binongko. This is easily accessed by a domestic flight from Bali. Other popular islands include Morotai, Samosir and Mentawai.
One reason to visit Indonesia is to try all of the delicious foods. They are rich in spices and unique.
Explore culinary delicacies unlike anything else in the world. The fresh tropical fruits and spices will delight your taste buds. The delicious foods are abundant and one of the best parts of travel is trying new and different things. Indonesia is well known for their lush tea plantations and you can try some of the teas. There are also strawberry fields.
Another reason to visit is to see the amazing wildlife. Indonesia has populations of animals populations that you won’t see anywhere else on Earth. You can see orangutans. There are populations of duogongs. Other animals include crabs and sea turtles. The coral reefs attract thousands of different of species of fish and other sea creatures. Photographers love Indonesia for the various species of plants and animals that they can’t find anywhere else in the world.
The landscapes and geography is very interesting and unique the world over. Indonesia is replete with active volcanoes. The white sandy beaches and tropical jungles lure people from all over the world. Many of the islands are totally virgin territory that are undeveloped. The traditional villages are an anthropologist’s dream.