Indonesia

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Best Time To Go

Generally speaking, the best time of year to visit Indonesia is between May and September when the days are dry and sunny. However, during wet season temperatures remain high and rainfall comes in the form of intense tropical downpours that tend to last for a couple of hours and needn’t spoil your trip.

Transportation

A wide variety of vehicles are used for transportation on Indonesia’s roads. Bus services are available in most areas connected to the road network. … Buses and vans are also the primary form of transportation within cities. Often, these are operated as share taxis, running semi-fixed routes.

Weather

Weather in Indonesia can be split into two seasons – wet and dry – with warm tropical temperatures averaging 28°C during the day, throughout the year. In most regions, the dry season spans from May to September, with the rains falling between October and April.

Information

Indonesia, a Southeast Asian nation made up of thousands of volcanic islands, is home to hundreds of ethnic groups speaking many different languages. It’s known for beaches, volcanoes, Komodo dragons and jungles sheltering elephants, orangutans and tigers. On the island of Java lies Indonesia’s vibrant, sprawling capital, Jakarta, and the city of Yogyakarta, known for gamelan music and traditional puppetry.
Capital: Jakarta Trending
Population: 264 million (2017) World Bank
President: Joko Widodo

The Electric

In Indonesia the standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. You can use your electric appliances in Indonesia, if the standard voltage in your country is in between 220 – 240 V (as is in the UK, Europe, Australia and most of Asia and Africa).

Language

Official language
  • Indonesian & Malay
  • Regional languages: Over 700 languages

Currency

Indonesian rupiah
IDR – Indonesian Rupiah. The Indonesian Rupiah is the currency of Indonesia. Our currency rankings show that the most popular Indonesia Rupiah exchange rate is the USD to IDR rate. The currency code for Rupiahs is IDR, and the currency symbol is Rp.
Official website: bi.go.id
Symbol: Rp
Central bank: Bank Indonesia
Banknotes: Rp 50000, Rp 20000, Rp 10000, Rp 2000, Rp 1000, Rp 100000, Rp 5000
Coins: Rp 200, Rp 100, Rp 500, Rp 1000
ISO code: IDR