Exploring the Islands of Java and Sumatra

Explore Indonesia's two major islands, visiting temples and beaches, admiring colonial architecture, enjoying the nightlife, sampling great food and frequenting museums.

In this trip

  • Historic PlacesHistoric Places
  • Night LifeNight Life
  • CultureCulture
  • Great FoodGreat Food
  • BeachesBeaches

Trip itinerary

  • 1

    Medan, Indonesia

  • 2

    Padang, Indonesia

  • 3

    Jakarta, Indonesia

  • 4

    Yogyakarta, Indonesia

  • 5

    Surabaya, Indonesia

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Things to do in and around Medan

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  • Tjong A Fie Mansion, Medan
  • Maha Vihara Maitreya, Medan
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  • Istana Maimun
  • Bukit Lawang
  • Danau Toba
  • Altar Offerings
  • Graha Maria Annai Velangkanni Medan
  • Great mosque in Medan, Indonesia
   
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Medan

Indonesia, North Sumatra region

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Rich with colonial architecture, museums, cuisine, and more, Indonesia's third-largest city is an epicenter of culture.

Medan is the capital of North Sumatra province in Indonesia. Medan is third largest city in Indonesia (behind Jakarta and Surabaya), and the largest Indonesian city outside Java. Medan is inhabited by many different ethnic groups, mostly Malay, Batak, Javanese, Padang, and Chinese. Because of its multiculturality, Medan has wide variety of cuisine which originated from Malay, Bataknese, Chinese, Indian, Minangkabau, Javanese, Arabs, and Western cuisines. This city is known as culinary heaven of Indonesia which prominent for its street hawkers offering a great variety of cuisine which often serves cheap local delicacies.
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Things to do in and around Padang

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  • Padang Padang Beach
  • Padang Panjang, West Sumatra
  • Sea view Padang, pariaman keep your eyes to horizon
  • Padang
  • Main Island
  • Our boat for the day, Bungus Bay
  • The Minangkabau-style Rooftop
  • Waterfall Lembah Anai - West Sumatera
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Padang

Indonesia, West Sumatra region

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With its traditional architecture, historic landmarks, and diverse cuisine, this large city also boasts beaches and parks.

Padang is the capital of the province of West Sumatra in Indonesia. Padang is a common transit point for surfers travelling to Batu Islands and Mentawai Islands, and for tourists visiting the West Sumatran highlands. Padang beach which located from Samudra Street until Puruih, is well known for its beautiful sunset and hundreds of food stalls. Kuranji River flows in Padang and on top area of the river at Batu Busuk, Lambung Bukit sub-district is suitable for white water activities. Bungus bay is suitable for swimming and boating. There are some pleasant offshore islands near Bungus. Many beautiful spots which can be visited for snorkeling, fishing or just relaxing on the white sandy beaches.
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Things to do in and around Jakarta

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  • Istiqlal Mosque
  • Taman Mini Indonesia Indah
  • Curug Nangka 3
  • The Thousand Islands (Kepulauan Seribu)
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  • Landscape of Mount Halimun Salak National Park, West Java
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  • Taman Fatahillah
  • 2,985 above sea level
  • Parahyangan Agung Jagatkartta
   
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Jakarta

Indonesia, Special Capital Region of Jakarta region

CultureFoodNight lifeHistoric2 nights

Indonesia's capital is a unique blend of old and new, with traditional marketsand modern skyscrapers, ancient temples, and modern nightclubs.

Jakarta is the capital and most populous city of the Republic of Indonesia. Most of the visitors attracted to Jakarta are domestic tourists from all over Indonesia. As the gateway of Indonesia, Jakarta often serves as the stop-over for visitors on their way to Indonesian popular tourist destinations such as Bali and Yogyakarta. Others are attracted to monuments, landmarks, and museums around Merdeka square and Jakarta Old Town, tourist attractions include Taman Mini Indonesia Indah, Ragunan Zoo, Sunda Kelapa old port and the Ancol Dreamland complex on Jakarta Bay, including Dunia Fantasi (Fantasy World) theme park, Sea World, Atlantis Water Adventure, and Gelanggang Samudra.
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Things to do in and around Yogyakarta

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  • Kraton, Yogyakarta
  • Yogyakarta
  • Prambanan
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  • 830_Yogya_Affandi_museum
  • The shadow puppets
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  • 005 Gate
  • Kalibiru National Park
   
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Yogyakarta

Indonesia, Yogyakarta Special Region region

CultureHistoricFoodNight life2 nights

Brimming with cultural treasures, this city offers diverse museums, great food, and access to Indonesia's best ancient temples.

Yogyakarta is a city and the capital of Yogyakarta Special Region in Java, Indonesia. It is renowned as a center of education (Kota Pelajar), classical Javanese fine art and culture such as batik, ballet, drama, music, poetry, and puppet shows. Yogyakarta has several historical tourist attractions as the Candi Prambanan temple, museums in the royal court, and museums in colonial buildings such as the Fort Vredeburg Museum, a former Dutch fort. Due to the importance of Yogyakarta during the war of independence from the Dutch, there are numerous memorials and museums such as the Monument to the Recapture of Yogyakarta. To the east of the town center is the large Air Force Museum.
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Things to do in and around Surabaya

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  • Surabaya
  • House of Sampoerna
  • Surabaya Mosque
  • Green Junction in Darmo, Surabaya
  • Malang city view
  • Mount Bromo
  • Tall modernist and ugly art deco
  • Suramadu Bridge
  • The view of grassland at Bromo - Tengger - Semeru National Park, photographed by JavaTourism.com
  • Coban Rondo Waterfall
  • Jawa Timur Park 2 Batu Secret Zoo
  • Coban Pelangi
   
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Surabaya

Indonesia, East Java region

Night lifeBeaches2 nights

Indonesia's second-biggest city is home to museums, mosques, parks, and markets, and boasts a rich cosmopolitan charm.

Surabaya is the capital of Jawa Timur (East Java), located on northeastern Java island and along the edge of the Madura Strait and the second-largest-city in Indonesia. Kebun Binatang Surabaya (Surabaya Zoo) or KBS, opened in 1916, was the first in the world to have successfully bred orangutans in captivity. Other interesting destinations include: Masjid Cheng Ho (Zheng He Mosque), a recently built mosque, the first in Indonesia with Chinese-style architecture; Tugu Pahlawan (Hero monument), a 41 meter high monument, is the main symbol of Surabaya and commemorates the heroes of the revolutionary struggle; and Pantai Kenjeran (Kenjeran Beach), located in the eastern of Surabaya.
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