Packing list and checklist for your holiday on Java and Bali

Your driver on Java and Bali

2024

Use this checklist to plan your holiday in Indonesia


ARRANGE BEFORE DEPARTURE


Passport
Airplane tickets
Cancellation insurance
Travel insurance (world coverage)

 Book your car with driver >>>
 Book your hotels >>>
 Book your day trips >>>

Bring your healthcare insurance card/ papers
Check if you need vaccinations
 Medical passport or declaration >>>

Bring cash (in euro or dollars)
Make sure you can use your bankcard worldwide
 Apply for a Wise debit card >>>

Arrange an eSIMcard >>>
 Apply for a visa online >>>

Bring your drivers license
Arrange an international drivers license

Make sure you know the PUK-code of your phone
 Fill out the customs form online >>>


Would you like more explanation about everything you need to arrange? We have written down our tips and advice for you.

Check our website for a more detailed explanation >>>


PERSONAL CARE


Shampoo/conditioner
Toothbrush
Toothpaste
Shower gel
Day and night cream
Bodylotion
Deodorant

Hairbrush
Comb
Hairspray/gel
Hair ties

Shaving supplies
Tweezers
Nail clipper
Lip balm

Contact lenses
Glasses and case

Paracetamol
First Aid kit
Sun lotion
After sun lotion

anti-insect spray (DEET)
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CLOTHES


T-shirts
Tops
Shirts/blouses
Cardigan
Sweater
Trousers
Shorts
Skirts
Dresses

Cap
Beach towel
Swimwear


If you go to non-touristy areas and go swimming, you will see that the locals swim with their clothes on. Although swimming in swimwear is not prohibited, you may feel more comfortable here if you also wear a t-shirt and pants over your swimwear.


Underwear
Socks
Pyjama’s

Hiking shoes
Flip flops
Dress shoes/ sandals
Fleece jacket
Raincoat


When you are in Indonesia, buy a nice sarong. This is the ideal garment in Indonesia. You can use the sarong as a stylish skirt, as a cloth to sit on, as a sheet and as a shawl (for example, if you are wearing short clothes and want to visit a temple). This sarong is also a beautiful souvenir and reminder of your trip when you get back home.


OTHER


Money belt / passport bag
Daypack
Suitcase lock
Laundry bag
Beach bag

Mobile phone & charger
Power bank (on the plane, you have to carry he power bank in your hand luggage and the power bank may not be larger than 27,000 mAh)
Laptop & charger

e-Books
 E-reader >>
Headphone
Earplugs

Games
Pen + notebook
Luggage scale


ON THE ROAD


Neck Pillow
Sleeping mask
Snacks (no fresh products because of the customs rules)
Hygienic wipes


DURING YOUR FLIGHT


Compression socks
Comfortable cotton clothing (in layers, so you can easily adapt to the changing temperatures).
Toothbrush and toothpaste to brush your teeth during a long trip


Liquids such as drinks, toothpaste, creams or gels are only allowed in your hand luggage in a transparent plastic bag with a maximum capacity of 1 liter. The packages may not exceed 100 ml. Larger packages you can take in your checked-in baggage.

Scissors, nail files or clippers are only allowed in your hand luggage if the sharp part is no larger than 6 cm.

(Check the airline’s website for the latest information)


The amount of luggage you can take with you on the plane varies per airline (between 23 and 30 kilos).

Please note: if you take a domestic flight in Indonesia, the number of kilos you can take with you is often lower.

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