When to Visit
Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
The best time to visit Indonesia is during the dry season between May and October. It is a great idea to plan your visit to coincide with some local festival; this is not advisable for those looking to holiday crowds and prices.
Events and Entertainment
Indonesia is a land of festivals. The country celebrates its Independence on 17 August with air shows and parades in the city and traditional boat races in the interiors. The holy month of Ramadan ends in a great feast, Hari Raya Puasa. In January, the country celebrates the Lomban Festival which sees fishermen making offerings to the Sea. The festivities are marked by processions and boat races. In March, Indonesians make way to... Read more