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One of the most culturally diverse regions on the planet, Indonesia is home to a seemingly infinite array of ancient customs, colorful rituals, and distinct beliefs. From the venerable traditions of Bali to the stone temples of Java and the serene lives of tribal communities in Sumba, a tailor-made Indonesia cultural holiday offers endless possibilities. Wherever your curiosity takes you, tailored Indonesia cultural tours provide enduring adventures in spectacular places of deep-rooted tradition. Start your journey by browsing our itineraries.

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What to Expect from a Tailored Indonesian Cultural Holiday?

As you can imagine, the native cultures of Indonesia are best explored through immersion. Watch traditional dance performances in Bali, wander surreal Hindu temple ruins on Java, bike through coffee plantations, or witness ancestral funeral rites on Sulawesi. Plunge into Indonesia with local encounters and community ecotourism projects.

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LOCAL BELIEFS

Get an in-depth look at local religion and customs on your bespoke Indonesia cultural tour. Participate in local ceremonies, and investigate the traditions that have shaped Indonesia’s extraordinary civilization.

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LOCAL COMMUNITIES

Experience Indonesian culture firsthand with cooking classes in Ubud or bike rides around Javanese coffee plantations. Delve into fishing villages on Bali, or scour the frenzied market streets of Jakarta.

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HERITAGE & HISTORY

Absorb art and history on strolls through beautiful museums and stone temple ruins. Don’t miss a visit to remote villages where life goes on as it has for thousands of years.

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GENUINE ENCOUNTERS

A tailored Indonesia cultural holiday is about connecting. Enjoy regional meals, homestays, and presentations by local experts to appreciate the minutiae of Indonesia’s exuberant culture.

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ARTS & CRAFTS

Indonesia’s cultural diversity is most evident in its lively, surprising display of arts and handicrafts. Create your own Indonesian batik design, or learn about weaving and ceramics at a local workshop.

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EXPERT ADVICE

Our cultural tours of Indonesia are planned by knowledgeable local experts, ensuring the most current advice and an authentic, insider perspective for your travels.

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