With two weeks in Indonesia, your family can focus on Bali and tick off its cultural and adventure must-dos on a highlights tour or head off the beaten path during an eight-day cruise around Komodo National Park. If you have young kids, consider a tour split between the vibrant cities of Java and the family-friendly towns of Ubud and Seminyak, while those seeking a leisurely paced trip can spend long days relaxing on the sandy beaches of Senggigi and Jimbaran.

Itinerary #1: Family Trip to Indonesia: Culture, History & Beaches

Delight in Bali and Gili Island's kid-friendly atmosphere on this two-week itinerary that's perfect for families visiting Indonesia for the first time. Each day has been curated with kids of all ages in mind, featuring a balance of cultural experiences, adventurous activities, and time to relax in idyllic settings. Highlights include trekking to waterfalls, delving into Balinese culture, snorkeling off Gili Air, and attending a spectacular kecak fire dance performance in Uluwatu.

Swim and play on the beautiful beaches of Indonesia
Swim and play on the beautiful beaches of Indonesia
Day Highlights Overnight
Day 1 Arrive in Denpasar, Transfer to Tanah Lot, Sangeh Monkey Forest Tanah Lot
Day 2 Guided Cultural Tour, Rice Paddies & Tanah Lot Temple Tanah Lot
Day 3 Transfer to Munduk, Visit Taman Ayun & Tirta Taman Mumbul Temples Munduk, Bali
Day 4 Morning Canoe Ride on Lake Beratan, Family Waterfall Trek & Hot Springs Munduk, Bali
Day 5 Munduk Eco-Café Trek, Plantations & Nature Munduk, Bali
Day 6 Transfer to Ubud, Jatiluwih Rice Terraces & Batukaru Temple Ubud, Bali
Day 7 Whitewater Rafting Adventure, Visit Bali Bird & Reptile Park Ubud, Bali
Day 8 Free Time in Ubud, VW Cabrio Tour Ubud, Bali
Day 9 Speedboat to Gili Air Island Gili Air
Day 10 Gili Archipelago Boat & Snorkeling Trip Gili Air
Day 11 Family Excursion to the Islands of Gili Trawangan or Gili Meno Gili Air
Day 12 Boat to Sanur, Bats of Goa Lawah, Visit Sukawati Market  Sanur, Bali
Day 13 Beaches of Sanur, Uluwatu Kecak Fire Dance Show Sanur, Bali
Day 14 Transfer to Denpasar, Depart   

Welcome to Bali! Your family adventure begins in Beraban, where you'll wander among cheeky monkeys at the Sangeh Monkey Forest and join a guided excursion to Tanah Lot Temple. Then, transfer inland to Munduk and delve into Balinese culture through a guided temple tour, a canoe adventure around Lake Berata, and a visit to a coffee plantation. A scenic 1.5-hour transfer to Ubud is next on the agenda. During your three-day stay, you'll have plenty of time to embark on a thrilling whitewater rafting adventure and entertain kids with a visit to the Bali Bird and Reptile Park.

Just over the midway point of your family trip, you'll hop in a speedboat bound for Gili Air. One of the idyllic Gili Islands of Lombok, this is the ideal place to let young ones discover the underwater world during a snorkeling tour and play on the soft sand beaches. After a day exploring as a family on either Gili Meno or Gili Trawangan, you'll boat back to Bali and transfer to Sanur. Spend your final days checking out the fascinating Sukawati Market, hopping between the beaches of Padang Padang and Green Bowl, and watching a sunset kecak fire dance performance. Learn more

Itinerary #2: Family Fun in Indonesia

Explore the diverse landscapes of Java and Bali on this kid-friendly trip, crafted for families with younger children. Between playtime at KidZania, an elephant bathing experience in Ubud, and a chocolate-making workshop, you'll be pleased to have family-friendly activities at every turn. In between, spend quality family time playing on the beaches of Seminyak, touring impressive temples, and sampling new dishes.

The kids will delight in Ubud's colorful markets
The kids will delight in Ubud's colorful markets
Day Highlights Overnight
Day 1 Arrive in Jakarta, Free Time to Explore Jakarta
Day 2 Day Out at Ancol Dreamland  Jakarta
Day 3 Family Tour of Jakarta's Highlights  Jakarta
Day 4 Fly to Yogyakarta, Ramayana Ballet Performance & Dinner  Yogyakarta
Day 5 Trip to Candirejo Village, Tour Borobudur Temple Yogyakarta
Day 6 Prambanan Temple Bicycle Tour Yogyakarta
Day 7 Fly to Ubud, Free Time to Explore  Ubud, Bali
Day 8 Bali Bird Park, Tour Ubud Palace & Markets  Ubud, Bali
Day 9 Ubud Bicycle Tour & Chocolate Making Ubud, Bali
Day 10 Bali Zoo & Elephant Experience, Transfer to Seminyak Seminyak, Bali
Day 11 Family Tour of Bali  Seminyak, Bali
Day 12 Seminyak Beach Day Seminyak, Bali
Day 13 Uluwatu Kecak Dance & Dinner on Jimbaran Beach Seminyak, Bali
Day 14 Depart Bali  

Your family adventure begins in Jakarta, an ideal spot for kids to adjust to their new surroundings and burn off energy while exploring KidZania and Ancol Dreamland. Then, dedicate a day to touring the capital city's highlights before catching a flight to Yogyakarta. During your three-day stay, discover the city's vibrant art scene during a Ramayana Ballet performance, try out arts and crafts in Candirejo, and explore the massive Borobudur temple. Next, round up the family for a flight to Ubud and treat young wildlife enthusiasts to a thrilling afternoon in the Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary.

Over the following two days, uncover more of Ubud's treasures, including the Bali Bird Park and Royal Palace. Then, surprise your young adventurers with a fun bike ride around rice fields and a chance to learn chocolate-making secrets. Day 10 promises to be an ultimate highlight, with a morning dedicated to bathing elephants on the agenda, followed by a transfer to Seminyak for an evening of beachy fun. As your trip winds down, embark on a culture-focused tour of Bali's interior and watch a spectacular kecak fire dance before a celebratory dinner on Jimbaran Beach marks the end of your adventure. Learn more

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Itinerary #3: Indonesia Land & Sea Family Adventure

Ideal for families who love exploring yet appreciate having a home base to return to each night, this slower-paced adventure features a six-night stay in Ubud, followed by an eight-day cruise through Komodo National Park. With guided tours, a cooking class, and a day with elephants on the agenda in Ubud, the first half of your trip is all about cultural immersion and engaging activities. Then, savor a blend of relaxation and adventure as you cruise between Rinca, Padar, and West Komodo, pausing for numerous water and land excursions along the way.

See the wonders of Indonesia, from Bali to the Komodo archipelago, with your family
See the wonders of Indonesia, from Bali to the Komodo archipelago, with your family
Day Highlights Overnight
Day 1 Arrive in Bali, Transfer to Ubud Ubud, Bali
Day 2 Guided Family Tour of Ubud Ubud, Bali
Day 3 Cycling Adventure & Chocolate-Making Class Ubud, Bali
Day 4 Traditional Balinese Cooking Class for Families Ubud, Bali
Day 5 Bali Zoo Elephant Mud Fun  Ubud, Bali
Day 6 Free Day in Ubud, River Rafting Expedition Ubud, Bali
Day 7 Fly to Labuan Bajo, Board Aqua Blu Cruise to Komodo National Park  Komodo Island
Day 8 Aqua Blu Cruise: Gili Lawa Laut, Rinca's Komodo Dragons Komodo Island
Day 9 Aqua Blu Cruise: Belgica Fort Tour, Horseshoe Bay Komodo Island
Day 10 Aqua Blu Cruise: Linta Strait Snorkel Fun, Hiking at Padar Island Komodo Island
Day 11 Aqua Blu Cruise: Gili Banta Beaches, West Komodo Komodo Island
Day 12 Aqua Blu Cruise: Saleh Bay, Pink Beaches of Sumbawa Komodo Island
Day 13 Aqua Blu Cruise: Moyo Island, Angel Island Reef Snorkeling Komodo Island
Day 14 Return to Bali, Depart   

Upon arrival at Bali's Denpasar Airport, you'll be greeted by your driver, who will whisk your family away to Ubud. Spend your first evening meandering through the Ubud Market, then delve deeper into the region's highlights during a full-day guided tour featuring a stop at the kid-favorite Ubud Monkey Forest. The fun continues with a cycling adventure alongside picturesque rice fields, a visit to a chocolate factory, and a traditional Balinese cooking class on the agenda. Yet, everyone may agree the best of Ubud has been saved for last as you delight in a day with elephants at the Bali Zoo and embark on a rafting excursion.

Next, it's time to catch a flight to Labuan Bajo on the island of Flores, where you'll board an explorer yacht and set off on an eight-day cruise in Komodo National Park. With plenty of social area, a sundeck, and cozy cabins, the entire family will be comfortable as you cruise around. During the journey, stop to walk alongside Komodo dragons on Rinca Island, snorkel with colorful fish in Linta Strait, visit a memorable pink beach, and let young water lovers stretch their comfort zones while swimming with whale sharks in Saleh Bay. Then, after docking in Bali, you'll catch your onward flight. Learn more

Itinerary #4: Indonesia's Culture, History & Natural Wonders for Families

Immerse your family in Indonesia's rich culture and natural beauty on this action-packed trip, perfect for adventurous families. You'll cycle through the ancient wonders of Prambanan Temple Compound, snorkel with colorful fish off Bali's east coast, play in the mud with friendly elephants at Bali Zoo, and e-bike through Ubud's terraced rice fields. Then, cap it off with a thrilling river rafting expedition and a captivating kecak dance performance at a Jimbaran dinner show.

See Indonesia's stunning cultural and historic sites
See Indonesia's stunning cultural and historic sites
Day Highlights Overnight
Day 1 Arrive in Yogyakarta, Free Time to Explore Yogyakarta
Day 2 Family Bike Tour: Prambanan Temple Compound, Villages & Countryside Yogyakarta
Day 3 Guided Excursion to Borobudur Monument, Dokar Ride & Village Visit Yogyakarta
Day 4 Fly to Bali, Transfer to Candidasa Candidasa
Day 5 East Coast Snorkeling Excursion, Tirtagangga Water Palace Candidasa
Day 6 Balinese Culinary Experience: "Day in the Life" Village, Salon & Markets  Candidasa
Day 7 Transfer to Ubud, Free Time to Explore Ubud, Bali
Day 8 Spiritual Journey to Bali Temples, Holy Spring Ceremony & Meditation Ubud, Bali
Day 9 Bali Zoo Elephant Mud Fun  Ubud, Bali
Day 10 E-Biking at Jatiluwih, River Rafting Expedition Ubud, Bali
Day 11 Transfer to Seminyak, Family Trek through Hidden Rice Terraces Seminyak, Bali
Day 12 Balinese Cultural Tour: Markets, Rice Fields & Historic Sites Seminyak, Bali
Day 13 Uluwatu Kecak Dance & Jimbaran Dinner Show Seminyak, Bali
Day 14 Depart Bali  

Your two-week Indonesian adventure begins in Yogyakarta on the island of Java, where the entire family will love exploring the lavish Tamansari Water Castle, biking around the Prambanan Temple Compound, and letting guides take the reins during a tour of Borobudur. Then, hop on a flight to Candidasa, a seaside town on the east coast of Bali, and enjoy a relaxing afternoon exploring quiet beaches or hiking in search of waterfalls. Rested and eager for more adventures, you'll spend a morning snorkeling along coral reefs, followed by a unique "day in the life" tour before continuing to Ubud.

During your family's stay in Ubud, you'll visit the Agung Rai Museum of Art, tour colorful temples, and play in the mud with elephants at Bali Zoo. Additionally, you'll embark on a thrilling day trip to Jatiluwih, complete with an e-biking adventure and an optional river rafting expedition, before transferring to Seminyak. Settle into your family-friendly accommodation and enjoy a memorable evening meandering through the hidden rice fields of Kerobokan. Then, immerse yourselves in Balinese culture one last time as you tour markets, explore temples, and attend a kecak fire dance performance. Learn more

Itinerary #5: Relaxed Indonesian Family Vacation: Ubud, Senggigi & Jimbaran

Enjoy Bali and Lombok's laid-back vibe on this vacation crafted for families seeking a relaxed-paced trip. With extended stays in Ubud, Senggigi, and Jimbaran, there's plenty of time for cultural excursions, free days to explore as a family, and guided visits to tucked-away villages. Of course, the trip isn't without its fun. Kids will delight in a visit to the Sacred Monkey Forest, an e-biking journey through rice terraces, and plenty of time to play on the beach.

See Indonesia's culture and history with your family
See Indonesia's culture and history with your family
Day Highlights Overnight
Day 1 Arrive in Bali, Transfer to Ubud Ubud, Bali
Day 2 Sea Turtle Experience, Traditional Balinese Dance Lesson Ubud, Bali
Day 3 Guided Family Tour of Ubud Ubud, Bali
Day 4 Cycling Adventure & Chocolate-Making Class Ubud, Bali
Day 5 Free Day in Ubud, River Rafting Expedition Ubud, Bali
Day 6 Fly to Lombok, Free Time to Explore Senggigi, Lombok
Day 7 Lombok Nature Expedition: Villages, Plantations & Waterfalls Senggigi, Lombok
Day 8 Family Cultural Tour of Lombok Senggigi, Lombok
Day 9 Fly to Jimbaran, Uluwatu Kecak Dance & Jimbaran Dinner  Jimbaran, Bali
Day 10 Balinese Daily Life: Markets, Rice Fields & Historic Sites Jimbaran, Bali
Day 11 Family Excursion to Bali's Sacred Sights Jimbaran, Bali
Day 12 E-Biking Fun in Jatiluwih  Jimbaran, Bali
Day 13 Family Beach Day in Jimbaran Jimbaran, Bali
Day 14 Depart Bali  

Upon landing in Bali and transferring to your hotel in Ubud, you'll begin your family adventure with a leisurely evening strolling around town, followed by an immersive day learning about sea turtles at Saba Beach. Continue the relaxed and educational fun over the following three days as you join a guided tour of Ubud, explore quaint villages by bike, and spend a day as you please, splashing in the pool or venturing to the Tegunungan Waterfall. Then, a short flight and transfer later, you'll find yourselves in the resort town of Senggigi on the island of Lombok. 

Lombok is equally, if not more, relaxed as Bali, and you'll experience this fully over the following days while lazing on Kerangdangan Beach, watching young travelers ponder unchanged villages and checking out the island's markets, gardens, and temples. Soon, you'll head to Jimbaran, back in Bali, for the final five nights. Kids and adults alike will love the colorful vibe of this town. With activities like a traditional kecak show, a visit to the impressive Tanah Lot, and a day of e-biking on the agenda, you'll no doubt end your adventure brimming with lifelong family memories. Learn more

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