26 days in Bali, Lombok & East Java Itinerary

26 days in Bali, Lombok & East Java Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kuta
— 4 nights
2
Ubud
— 4 nights
3
Gili Trawangan
— 2 nights
4
Gili Meno
— 1 night
5
Senaru
— 3 nights
6
Senggigi
— 3 nights
7
Banyuwangi
— 4 nights
8
Surabaya
— 3 nights

4
nights
Kuta

Kuta ©
Formerly a sleepy fishing village, the beach resort town of Kuta now represents one of Indonesia's most popular tourist destinations.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Tanah Lot Temple and Uluwatu Temple. Visit Kuta Beach - Bali and Blue Point Beach for some beach relaxation. When in Kuta, make a side trip to see Spas in Canggu, approximately Canggu away. There's still lots to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Balangan Beach, cast your line with a fishing tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at White Sand Beach Yoga.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Kuta trip planner.

Montreal, Canada to Kuta is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Indonesia Time (WITA) is 13 hours. While traveling from Montreal, expect somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Kuta, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Ubud.

Things to do in Kuta

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

White Sand Beach Yoga, Blue Point Beach, Pantai Sanur, Tanah Lot Temple, Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Balangan Beach ©
Balangan Beach
Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple
Scuba & Snorkeling

4
nights
Ubud

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Get some cultural insight at Tirta Empul Temple and Gunung Kawi Sebatu Temple. Visiting Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary and Nature & Wildlife Tours will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Ubud side-trips: Scuba & Snorkeling (in Padangbai) and Mt Batur (in Kintamani). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mount Kawi, explore and take pictures at Taman Tirtagangga, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mason Elephant Park, and take in the dramatic natural features at Asah Hill.

To find more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Ubud online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Kuta to Ubud takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Ubud can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Gili Trawangan.

Things to do in Ubud

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Karangasem, Tampaksiring, Nature & Wildlife Tours, Scuba & Snorkeling, Mt Batur
Highlights from your plan
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Scuba & Snorkeling
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
nights
Gili Trawangan

An island holiday in Gili Trawangan offers access to the largest of the three Gili Islands located off the main coast of Lombok.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): look for gifts at Casa Vintage Store, thenget a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, thentake a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally stroll through Gili Trawangan Turtle Hatchery. Keep things going the next day: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Agung Baiturrahman, thenget outside with Paddle Gili, thenmake a trip to Surf Point Bongkas, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Gili Golf & Bar.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Gili Trawangan trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Ubud to Gili Trawangan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to ride a ferry to Gili Meno.

Things to do in Gili Trawangan

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Shark Diving
Gili Trawangan Turtle Hatchery ©
Gili Trawangan Turtle Hatchery
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

1
night
Gili Meno

The smallest of the three islands near Lombok, Gili Meno affords a truly secluded feel, with its tiny population of 500 mainly concentrated in the center.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Saltwater Lake, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Gili Meno Turtle Sanctuary, thenkick back and relax at Gili Meno Beach, and finally discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Gili Meno online trip builder.

You can ride a ferry from Gili Trawangan to Gili Meno in an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Senaru.

Things to do in Gili Meno

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Gili Meno Beach ©
Gili Meno Beach
Gili Meno Turtle Sanctuary ©
Gili Meno Turtle Sanctuary

3
nights
Senaru

The village of Senaru serves as the gateway to Mount Rinjani, a nearby active volcano that dominates both the landscape and tourism in the region.
Take a break from the city and head to Sendang Gile and Tiu Kelep Waterfall and Adez Adventure. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Walking tours and Selong Hill. When in Senaru, make a side trip to see Mas-Mas Tourism Village in Mas-mas, approximately Mas-mas away. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Herman Trekker, see the vivid underwater world at Lampu Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Tebing Beach, and take in the dramatic scenery at Tiu Pupus Waterfall.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Senaru trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Gili Meno to Senaru. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can go by car to Senggigi.

Things to do in Senaru

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Lombok, Mas-Mas Tourism Village
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Sendang Gile and Tiu Kelep Waterfall ©
Sendang Gile and Tiu Kelep Waterfall
Herman Trekker ©
Herman Trekker

3
nights
Senggigi

The most traditional resort in Lombok, Senggigi boasts enough picturesque bays and fine white sandy beaches to have ensured tourism's survival here despite the severe blow dealt by the 2002 Bali bombing.
Relax by the water at Kerandangan Beach and Gili Nanggu. Get in touch with nature at Scuba & Snorkeling and Gili Kedis. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Senggigi: Lenggoksono Beach (in Desa Sekotong Barat) and Kuta (Spas & Wellness & Stand-Up Paddleboarding). The adventure continues: cast your line with a fishing tour, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and enjoy the sand and surf at Setangi Beach.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Senggigi visit planner.

You can drive from Senaru to Senggigi in 2 hours. May in Senggigi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Banyuwangi.

Things to do in Senggigi

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Desa Sekotong Barat, Kuta, Nature & Wildlife Tours, Setangi Beach
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Gili Nanggu ©
Gili Nanggu
Fishing Charters & Tours

4
nights
Banyuwangi

Nicknamed the "Sunrise of Java," the bustling port town of Banyuwangi sits on the easternmost edge of the island of Java.
Escape the urban bustle at Ijen and Nature & Wildlife Tours. We've included these beaches for you: Pantai Pulau Merah and Pantai Wedi Ireng. Explore Banyuwangi's surroundings by going to Pemuteran (Scuba & Snorkeling & The Turtle Project). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Sadengan Savannah, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, take in the dramatic scenery at Jagir Waterfall, and enjoy the sand and surf at Batu Beach.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Banyuwangi trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Senggigi to Banyuwangi takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Senggigi to Banyuwangi due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive to Surabaya.

Things to do in Banyuwangi

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Pemuteran
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Ijen ©
Ijen
Pantai Pulau Merah ©
Pantai Pulau Merah

3
nights
Surabaya

Surabaya ©
A tour of Surabaya provides a chance to discover a sprawling, architecturally and culturally rich port city on the island of Java.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cheng Hoo Mosque, thenmake a trip to Pura Agung Jagat Krana, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gresik Grand Mosque. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Gondo Mayit Beach, thentake a peaceful walk through Pakal Forest, thencontemplate the long history of Ex. De Javasche Bank Soerabaia, and finally examine the collection at Sampoerna Museum.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Surabaya online holiday planner.

You can drive from Banyuwangi to Surabaya in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, daytime highs in Surabaya are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You'll set off for home on the 31st (Sun).

Things to do in Surabaya

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Gondo Mayit Beach, Gresik Grand Mosque, Cheng Hoo Mosque
Highlights from your plan
Cheng Hoo Mosque ©
Cheng Hoo Mosque
Sampoerna Museum ©
Sampoerna Museum
Pura Agung Jagat Krana ©
Pura Agung Jagat Krana

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