Where to go in Indonesia for Family trips?

Being separated

from family can be very hard because of the deep longing to see each other again. Even more so if your family lives far from the country you live in, and maybe that’s Indonesia. 

But what would you do if you could meet your family soon in another country?

Maybe you want to take advantage of the time you have to create unforgettable memories by having a family trip, of course in the best place. Therefore, you are in the right article! because we will give you recommendations for places to gather with your family. Let’s take a look!

Bromo Mountain


This destination, which is located in Probolinggo Regency, East Java, is suitable as a family vacation spot. Mount Bromo is an active volcano and is considered part of the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park. On top of Mount Bromo, you can enjoy the beautiful sunrise and sunset. You can also go on an adventure in a jeep or horse to get around the Bromo area which is covered in sand. Additionally, the green landscape is one of the things that can be seen here, this spot is known as the Teletubbies Hill. At the beginning of 2023, you can already experience the Bromo glass bridge, which is the first glass bridge in Indonesia. You can enjoy views of Mount Bromo, Mount Batok and Mount Semeru.

Borobudur Temple


If we are talking about a family trip, you should never miss Borobudur Temple. Borobudur Temple is the largest Buddhist temple in the world which is included in the world cultural heritage recognized by UNESCO. This tourist spot, which is located in Magelang district, Central Java, has had its own charm since it was built.

According to historical records, the initial construction of the Borobudur Temple occurred in the 8th and 9th centuries around 800 AD during the reign of the Syailendra dynasty. The construction of Borobudur is predicted to take tens to hundreds of years until it is completely completed during the reign of King Samaratungga in 825. When you visit with your family, you can enjoy the beauty of this temple while admiring the temple reliefs.

Safari Park, Bogor


This time’s recommendation has a different feel than before. If nature, historical places have been mentioned, this time the safari park can be a fun family tourist spot because you can see various kinds of animals accompanied by cool air. Safari Park is located in Bogor Regency, Puncak area. The types of animals that can be found here include penguins, reptiles, komodo dragons, pandas and many more. 

Kawah Putih

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The next family vacation destination is Kawah Putih which is located in the southern part of Bandung. The white crater was formed from the massive eruption of Mount Patuha in the 10th and 12th centuries. 

What makes this place interesting is that, as the name suggests, the water is white. The water of the white crater lake contains very high acid to make the lake appear greenish-white. The color of the water can also be bluish or brownish, depending on the sulfur content in it. You might smell sulfur while in the White Crater area because of the high sulfur content there. You can enjoy this natural beauty with your beloved family.

Pink beach, Komodo Island


Are you looking for another new experience? Come visit Pink beach that is located in West Manggarai, Nusa Tenggara Timur. This place has a natural charm that is fabulous. You can actually see the pink color of this sand, this happens because it comes from a microscopic animal called Foraminifera which undergoes repeated decay to become sand. This place is one of the seven pink beaches in Indonesia. Apart from taking a memorable photo with your family, you can do activities together, namely snorkeling or diving. Not only that, you can also visit the Komodo dragon’s habitat which is not far away.

Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary


The last place for the next tour is the Ubud Monkey Forest, one of the unique activities that can be found in Indonesia which is located in Bali. In this place there are nearly 600 monkeys that live in this forest. As a tourist spot, these monkeys are classified as tame even though they are still wild monkeys because they are often exposed to tourists. Make sure to bring monkey’s favorite fruit to have fun interaction with them.

This place is well managed which can ensure you and your family can get a haunting experience. Because the monkey’s habitat is in the forest, you can also enjoy the beauty of the shady wilderness. Many facilities are available such as paths to visit and wooden bridges to maximize your convenience in exploring the monkey forest.

All in all we provide places recommendations for your family trips that vary from mountains, beaches, and tourist attractions as an idea to reunite with your family who are in Indonesia. We hope that our recommendations can help you create unforgettable memories with your beloved ones. Furthermore, for those of you who wish to obtain permission for family reunification in Indonesia, you need to prepare a special visa and this can be easily managed through Saranavisa. Meeting family doesn’t have to bother with paperwork and can immediately enjoy time with them.

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