Java Holidays

Discover one of the most beautiful Indonesian islands, lined with vibrant rice fields and dotted with volcanoes - many of which are still active today. Head to East Java to see the huge mountain range of Gunung Bromo, which stands in a sea of ashen, volcanic sand and surrounded by towering cliffs of the crater's edge. In Central Java don't miss the UNESCO World Heritage site and 9th century Buddhist temple of Borobudur. Despite it's natural beauty, Java is the most populated island on earth and home to 140 million people with 10 million living in the capital Jakarta

With a wide variety of sights and attractions, Indonesia is perfect for a multi-centre holiday.

Destination Highlights
  • Borobudur Temple
  • Prambanan Temple
  • Yogyakarta Sultan’s Palace
  • Mount Bromo
  • Ijen crater

Time Zone

GMT+8 hours

Flight Time

Approx 14 hours; direct flights to Jakarta from the UK are available

Currency

IDR - Indonesian Rupiah

Visa Information

British citizens do not need to obtain a visa for stays under 30 days

Language

Indonesian, but English is widely spoken in the main tourist areas

Health Information

No specific vaccinations required
  • Dave

    Senior Commercial Manager

    For incredible photos make sure to visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Borobudur just before sunrise. Nothing can prepare you for the experience as the sun begins to rise over the temple it's simply breathtaking.

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