Government : Republic
Capital : Jakarta
Area : 1 919 440 km²
Population : 245 million
Official languages : Indonesian
Currency : Rupia
Vaccines and health
No mandatory vaccinations for travellers, but a Yellow Fever vaccination is mandatory for travellers coming from any infested zone. No official control upon arrival but HIV+ people will not be admitted to the country.
For adults, don't forget your vaccinations: Tetanus, Polio, Hepatitis A & B, Typhoid, and for those people at risk: Tuberculosis, Rabies.
For children, don't forget the vaccinations: Diphtheria, Tetanus, Whooping Cough, Polio, Tuberculosis, Measles, German Measles, Mumps, Hepatitis A & B, (1, long stay), Typhoid (1, long stay for those over 5 years old).
Local diseasesIn Indonesia, you must be warned about AIDS, Amebiasis, Ascaris, bilharziosis, cholera, dengue, Japanese Encephalitis, Malaria, Hepatitis A & B, Leishmaniasis, Poisonous Fish, Snakes, Scorpions, Spiders, Polio, Rabies, Sexually transmitted diseases, Tetanus, Tuberculosis, Typhoid.
When to go ?
The best season to visit Java is between May and September, Moluku can be visit between September and March.
Visas and diplomacy
For all information, please contact your embassy or the Indonesian consulate.
Food and drinks
Hygienic problems variable in restaurants, markets and shops. Avoid tap water drinkable. Better to consume local bottled water : Aqua.
Best places to go
The old Batavia (1, Kota) in Jakarta, Jogjakarta, the cultural center of Java, Bukittinggi, a mountain town in the north of Sumatra, the island of Bali for its beautiful beach, the island Lumbok to visit his volcano.
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