Indonesia

3 weeks Indonesia itinerary (Lombok-Bali-Java)

Overview

Day 1-2: Denpasar > Padang Bai > Bangsal > Mount Rinjani National Park
Day 3: Mount Rinjani National Park
Day 4: Mount Rinjani National Park > Mawun Beach
Day 5-6: South Lombok beaches
Day 7: Sekotong and The Other Gilis
Day 8: Sekotong > Senggigi > Bangsal > Padang Bai > Munduk
Day 9-10: Munduk
Day 11: Munduk > Pemuteran
Day 12-13: West Bali National Park
Day 14: West Bali National Park >Banyuwangi > Surabaya
Day 15:Surabaya > Semarang > Jepara
Day 16-19: Karimunjawa
Day 20: Karimunjawa > Jepara >Semarang > Jakarta
Day 21: Jakarta


Detailed Indonesia Itinerary

Day 1-2: Denpasar > Padang Bai > Bangsal > Mount Rinjani National Park

Distance: Taxi (56km – 1h:15m) + Fast Ferry (70km – 2h:00m) + Drive (58km – 1h:30m)
Highlights: Explore Padang Bai before early morning Ferry departure. Selfdrive Rental Car at Bangsal Harbour with https://www.carrentallombok.com/.
Stay: OK Divers Resort & Spa

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Day 3: Mount Rinjani National Park

Distance: Hike around the National Park
Highlights: Mount Rinjani, Waterfalls and enjoy Sunrise/Sunset.
Stay: Rinjani Lodge

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Day 4: Mount Rinjani National Park > Mawun Beach

Distance: Drive (140km – 3h:45m)
Highlights: Cross the National Park through rural villages until reach South Lombok.
Stay: Mawun Raya

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Day 5-6: South Lombok beaches

Distance: Drive (55km – 1h:45m)
Highlights: Explore the best beaches in South Lombok; Pantai Mawun, Pantai Tanjung Aan, Selong Belanak Beach, etc.
Stay: Mawun Raya

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Day 7: Sekotong and The Other Gilis

Distance: Drive from Mawun (51km – 1h:30m)
Highlights: Full day discovering the lesser known Gili islands around Sekotong region.
Stay: The Suites

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Day 8: Sekotong > Senggigi > Bangsal > Padang Bai > Munduk

Distance: Drive (69km – 1h:45m) + Fast Ferry (70km – 2h:00m) + Taxi (100km – 2h:45m)
Highlights: Day on the road from Lombok to Munduk (Bali).
Stay: Villa Sande

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Day 9-10: Munduk

Distance: Rent a Motorbike
Highlights: Enjoy rice fields, waterfalls and coffee plantations away from the crowds in Ubud and south Bali.
Stay: Villa Sande

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Day 11: Munduk > Pemuteran

Distance: Taxi (53km – 1h:15m)
Highlights: Stop in Pemuteran on your way to the West Bali National Park. Snorkel at Biorock Project, beach walks around the small fishing village, local food at Warung D’BUCU.
Stay: Taman Sari

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Day 12-13: West Bali National Park

Distance: Taxi (18km – 0h:25m) + Boat (3km – 0h:20m)
Highlights: Relax in paradise; pristine beaches, abundant wildlife and an amazing wall diving.
Stay: NusaBay Menjangan

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Day 14: West Bali National Park >Banyuwangi > Surabaya

Distance: Boat (3Km – 0h:20m) + Taxi (16km – 0h:25m) + Ferry (3km – 0h:45m) + Train (315km – 6h:00m)
Highlights: Long day travelling from Bali to Surabaya (Java).
Stay: JW Marriott Surabaya

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Day 15:Surabaya > Semarang > Jepara

Distance: Train (310km – 3h:20m) + Taxi (77km – 1h:40m)
Highlights: Walk around Surabaya before the next train to Semarang departs. Highlights; Chinatown Fish market, Arab Quarter, House of Sampoerna, etc.
Stay: Jepara Marina Beach

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Day 16-19: Karimunjawa

Distance: From Jepara Fast Ferry (200km – 2h:00m)
Highlights: Relax in Karimunjawa Archipelago, a delight between Java and Borneo.
Stay: The Happinezz Hills

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Day 20: Karimunjawa > Jepara >Semarang > Jakarta

Distance: Fast Ferry (200km – 2h:00m) + Taxi (77km – 1h:40m) + Train (420km – 6h:00m)
Highlights: Walk around Semarang before the next train to Jakarta.
Stay: Holiday Inn & Suites Jakarta Gajah Mada

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Day 21: Jakarta

Distance: Walking and Uber
Highlights: Wander the streets of Jakarta.

Malaysia

Two weeks in Malaysia – Travel itinerary

Overview

Day 1: Kuala Lumpur > Penang
Day 2: Penang (Ayer Itam & The Jetties)
Day 3: Penang (Penang National Park)
Day 4: Penang > Langkawi
Day 5: Langkawi (Island Hopping)
Day 6: Langkawi (Northern Beaches)
Day 7: Langkawi > Koh Lipe
Day 8: Koh Lipe
Day 9: Koh Lipe > Langkawi > Alor Setar
Day 10: Alor Setar > Ipoh > Cameron Highlands
Day 11: Cameron Highlands
Day 12: Cameron Highlands > Kuala Lumpur
Day 13: Kuala Lumpur
Day 14: Kuala Lumpur


Malysia detailed Itinerary

IMG-3475.jpgDay 1: Kuala Lumpur > Penang

Distance: Fly from Kuala Lumpur to Penang (324km – 0h:52m)
Highlights: Walk through the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage streets of Old Georgetown.
Stay: The Frame Guesthouse

IMG-3461.jpgDay 2: Penang

Distance: Drive a Motorbike (20km – 1h:00m)
Highlights: Kek Lok Si Temple, Ayer Itam surroundings and The Clan Jetties.
Stay: The Frame Guesthouse

IMG-3368.jpgDay 3: Penang

Distance: Drive a Motorbike (45km – 1h:33m)
Highlights: Hike through Penang National Park discovering amazing beaches and wildlife.
Stay: The Frame Guesthouse

IMG-3476.jpgDay 4: Penang > Langkawi

Distance: Ferry Penang-Langkawi (119km – 3h:00m)
Highlights: Georgetown old Town, The Blue Mansion and Little India.
Stay: Soluna Guest House

DSC-0194.jpgDay 5: Langkawi

Distance: 4 hours Island Hopping tour
Highlights: Pulau Dayang Bunting Lake, Pulau Singa Besar and Pulau Beras Basah.
Stay: Soluna Guest House

IMG-3393.jpgDay 6: Langkawi

Distance: Drive a motorbike (55km – 1h:10m)
Highlights: Discover the beautiful beaches and waterfalls in north Langkawi (Pasir Tengkorak Beach & Temurun Waterfall).
Stay: Soluna Guest House

IMG-3383.jpgDay 7: Langkawi > Koh Lipe

Distance: Ferry Langkawi-Koh Lipe (30km – 1h:30m)
Highlights: Sunset Beach, Pattaya Beach and Walking Street.
Stay: Baan Kasirin Resort

IMG-5371.JPGDay 8: Koh Lipe

Distance: Book the Snorkel & Plankton Trip
Highlights: Snorkel around Ko Adang & Ko Ra Wi, swim with the glowing plankton and visit the black stones at Koh Hin Ngam.
Stay: Baan Kasirin Resort

IMG-3486.jpgDay 9: Koh Lipe > Langkawi > Alor Setar

Distance: Ferry Koh Lipe-Langkawi (30km – 1h:30m) + Ferry Langkawi-Kuala Kedah (58km – 1h:45m) + Taxi (12km – 0h:20m)
Highlights: Sunrise Beach in Koh Lipe and Masjid Zahir Mosque in Alor Setar.
Stay: Royale Signature Hotel

IMG-3481.jpgDay 10: Alor Setar > Ipoh > Cameron Highlands

Distance: Train AlorSetar-Ipoh (240km – 2h:10m) + Bus Ipoh-TanahRata (100km -2h:30m)
Highlights: Ipoh Concubine Lane.
Stay: Father’s Guest House

IMG-2968.JPGDay 11: Cameron Highlands

Distance: Drive a motorbike (40km – 2h:00m)
Highlights: Tea plantations, BOH Sungai Palas Tea Centre and Mossy Forest.
Stay: Father’s Guest House

IMG-3430.jpgDay 12: Cameron Highlands > Kuala Lumpur

Distance: Bus TanahRata-KualaLumpur (205km – 3h:30m)
Highlights: Morning walk through the plantations. Dinner at Jalan Alor Night Food Court in Bukit Bintang.
Stay: Mingle Hostel

IMG-3408.jpgDay 13: Kuala Lumpur

Distance: Walking distance
Highlights: Masjid Negara Mosque, Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad, Orchid & Hibiscus Gardens, Chinatown and Petronas Twin Towers.
Stay: Mingle Hostel

IMG-3414.jpgDay 14: Kuala Lumpur

Distance: Train to Batu Caves (15km – 0h:36m) + walking distance
Highlights: Visit the Caves and enjoy street food in KL.
Stay: Mingle Hostel

Thailand – Cambodia – Vietnam

Southeast Asia – Travel itinerary

Overview

Day 1: Bangkok
Day 2: Bangkok > Koh Kood
Day 3: Koh Kood
Day 4: Koh Kood
Day 5: Koh Kood > Bangkok
Day 6: Bangkok > Siem Reap
Day 7: Siem Reap
Day 8: Siem Reap
Day 9: Siem Reap > Hanoi
Day 10: Hanoi
Day 11: Hanoi > Bai Tu Long Bay
Day 12: Bai Tu Long Bay
Day 13: Bai Tu Long Bay > Ninh Binh
Day 14: Ninh Binh
Day 15: Ninh Binh > Hanoi
Day 16: Hanoi

Koh Kood Transport: Boonsiri
Bai Tu Long Bay Tour: Ethnic Travel


Southeast Asia detailed Itinerary

Snapseed (25).jpgDay 1: Bangkok

Distance: Getting around by Taxi and walking.
Highlights: Taling Chan Floating Market, Wat Arun and The Grand Palace. Dinner with locals at Dinso Road.
Stay: Thanabhumi

Snapseed (24).jpgDay 2: Bangkok > Koh Kood

Distance: Bus Bangkok – Trat (350km – 4h:30m) + Ferry Laem Sok – Koh Kood (38km – 1h:45m).
Highlights: Relax and enjoy sunset at Ao Tapao Beach.
Stay: Medee Resort

Snapseed (27).jpgDay 3: Koh Kood

Distance: Getting around the island by Motorbike.
Highlights: Ao Yai fisherman village, Ao Phrao Beach and Ao Khlong Hin Beach.
Stay: Medee Resort

Snapseed (22).jpgDay 4: Koh Kood

Distance:Getting around the island by Motorbike.
Highlights: Klong Chao Waterfall, Ao Noi Beach and Ao Tapao Beach.
Stay: Medee Resort

Snapseed (40).jpgDay 5: Koh Kood > Bangkok

Distance: Ferry Koh Kood – Laem Sok (38km – 1h:45m) + Bus Trat – Bangkok (350km – 4h:30m).
Highlights: Explore Ao Salad village before departure. Spend the night at Bangkok’s Chinatown.
Stay: Thanabhumi

Snapseed (26).jpgDay 6: Bangkok > Siem Reap

Distance: Getting around by Taxi + Afternoon flight Bangkok – Siem Reap (333km – 0h:55m).
Highlights: Pak Khlong Market (Flower Market) and Siem Reap City Center.
Stay: River Bay Villa

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Distance: Hire a tuk tuk to explore Angkor Wat.
Highlights: Full day discovering the temples (Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom, Ta Prohm and Neak Pean).
Stay: River Bay Villa

Snapseed (30).jpgDay 8: Siem Reap

Distance: Hire a Motorbike (130km – 3h:30m)
Highlights: Phnom Kulen National Park and Troav Kot Lake.
Stay: River Bay Villa

Snapseed (29).jpgDay 9: Siem Reap > Hanoi

Distance: Hire a Motorbike (30km – 1h:10m) + Afternoon flight Siem Reap – Hanoi (890km – 1h:35m).
Highlights: West Mebon and Chhreav Local Market. Night out in Hanoi’s Old Quarter.
Stay: Elite Hotel Hanoi

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Distance: Walking distance.
Highlights: Discover Hanoi Old Quarter on foot and visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Enjoy vietnamese street food.
Stay: Elite Hotel Hanoi

Snapseed (35).jpgDay 11: Hanoi > Bai Tu Long Bay

Distance: MiniBus Hanoi – Cai Rong (210km – 4h:30m) + Scenic Boat Cai Rong – Dao Quan Lan (37km – 2h:30m).
Highlights: Escape the masses in Halong Bay by sailing through Bai Tu Long Bay, a relatively unexplored route.
Stay: Tuan Thuy Guesthouse

Snapseed (36).jpgDay 12: Bai Tu Long Bay

Distance: Getting around by Bike.
Highlights: Relax and discover Quan Lan Island by bicycle.
Stay: Tuan Thuy Guesthouse

Snapseed (37).jpgDay 13: Bai Tu Long Bay > Ninh Binh

Distance: Scenic Boat Dao Quan Lan – Cai Rong (37km – 2h:30m) + MiniBus Cai Rong – Ninh Binh (265km – 5h:40m).
Highlights: Morning Kayak in Bai Tu Long Bay.
Stay: Ninh Binh Mountain Views Homestay

Snapseed (42).jpgDay 14: Ninh Binh

Distance: Getting around by Motorbike.
Highlights: Trang An, Hang Múa and Tam Coc.
Stay: Ninh Binh Mountain Views Homestay

Snapseed (41).jpgDay 15: Ninh Binh > Hanoi

Distance: MiniBus Ninh Binh – Hanoi (110km – 2h:00m)
Highlights: Take a traditional boat ride through The Mua Caves.
Stay: Elite Hotel Hanoi

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Distance: Walking distance.
Highlights: Explore the Railway Street and around.
Stay: Elite Hotel Hanoi