Decreasing number of active Covid-19 cases in Indonesia as of August 2021 has caused Indonesia government relaxing permits policy to entering Indonesia for foreigners. This policy stated in the latest immigration regulations through Minister of Law and Human Rights Regulation No.43 of 2021 dated September 15, 2021 concerning the Granting of Immigration Visas and Residence Permits in the Period of Handling the Spread of Covid-19 and National Economic Recovery.
As reported by Immigration site, the Head of Public Relations and General Affairs of the Director General of Immigration at the Ministry of Law and Human Rights, Arya Pradhana Anggakara, said that the Minister of Law and Human Rights Decree No. 43 of 2021 was extended by granting entry permits to foreigners holding valid visas and residence permits. Thus, the latest policy to limit the entry of foreigners into Indonesia based on Regulation No. 27 of 2021 declared no longer valid.
This new immigration policy outline regulates travel to Indonesia as follows:
Most foreign travelers who visit Jakarta complain about traffic jams and limited tourist attractions. We often get this as a guide. But in fact, this not a problem anymore. Apart from being in city of Jakarta, there are many other hidden tourist attractions that interesting to visit on the suburb of Jakarta.
Congestion in Jakarta has been resolved with many modes of transportation such as Light Rapid Transit, Mass Rapid Transit, TransJakarta Bus, Commuter Line, Airport Train, Odd-Even Policy, and many more. There are also more nearby tourist attractions from Jakarta and the distance is not too far. 30 minutes to 45 minutes only approximately.
For example, Sentul area. Sentul is located and include of Bogor city area. This area has become the new favorite of tourist destinations for Jakarta residents during pandemic because the distance is quite close and there are many natural attractions there. To get to Sentul, you only need a 30-minute drive from Jakarta via Jagorawi toll road towards Bogor city and exit at the South Sentul toll gate.
Let's take a look the places, fellow traveler!
JPTG.-- No one knows when the corona virus outbreak will endings. Vaccines might will help stop the spread and build herd immunity later. However, travelers and related parties should also known about things that will affect travel methods during and after the pandemic.
For travel matters, no one knows what will happen after the vaccine process and the right way for each traveler to use travel method.
It could be that everything will be back to normal as before when the World Health of Organization in charge determines that the pandemic has really ended.
Surely that everyone wants to travel safely and comfortably. Whether its for vacation, duty, business work or other matters.
Based on our observations who’s also traveling, there are 5 possibilities that will affect a traveler's travel methods in the future:
JPTG.-- Do you want something different when you’re at home? During the pandemic, when difficult to go on vacation and more often being at home, it’s important to know how to change your home like a vacation spot so you don't get bored.
Besides, a harmonious home is haven for the entire of family members. It doesn't matter if its a big or small home, luxurious or simple. It depends on us how to inhabit it. Surely you will be happier when you are at home its likely as being in a vacation resort as well.
Here are the tips.
JPTG.-- The corona virus outbreak has caused many travelers have difficulty carrying out activities traveling or vacation to Indonesia. The policy of tourists and foreigners who are entering Indonesia is quiet very tight. (Read: The Latest Indonesian Government Policy on Entry Restrictions).
Everyone can be hesitate or even afraid to do. Meanwhile, the social needs and self-actualization are unbearable. Then, are there the ways and tips for healthy and safe vacation during “new normal” in Indonesia?
Jakarta, which is on the island of Java, as a capital city of the Republic of Indonesia which continues to grow, now has many facilities like a modern city in some parts of the world. Such as the MRT in Singapore, Fast Trains in Japan, Toll Roads and Non-Tolls in China and the management of modern urban tourism such as in London and New York. Modern infrastructure and transportation facilities that have been used and are being built, such as: Busway Transjakarta, Airport Train Transportation Mode, Sky Train, MRT (Mass Rapid Transit), LRT (Light Railway Transit), Toll Road and Non-Toll Flyover, Jakarta-Bandung Fast Train, has slowly start to changed the face of Jakarta into a rapidly developing modern city for both business and tourism.
Indonesia is a large archipelago that has many beautiful islands and cities. The beauty and cultures has been famous for a long time ago through the world and it was the main tourism destination for travelers in the world.
However, its a pity if to find the beauty and culture of Indonesia must be constrained by transportation problems and the language used. Especially to find the authenticaly and beauty of cities such as Jakarta, Bogor, Bandung, Yogyakarta, Malang, Bali, Medan with Lake Toba and other cities in Indonesia.
To help travelers overcome this problem, we recommend you to using a Car Rental Service with English Speaking Driver as Tour Guide and at the same time was a native of the area. This is so important for you as traveler to freely explore your journey while you can do it more effectively and efficiently.
So here they are, the 8 Reasons why you should use your own private driver with their rent car services to discovering Jakarta - Bali and other cities in Indonesia.
Lake Toba as one of the main tourist destinations of the world's largest volcanic lake located in the province of North Sumatra and surrounded by 7 districts. Its the main destination for vacation and adventure in Indonesia for the domestic and foreign traveler like the famoust destination, Bali.
The beauty and richness of nature, customs and the many objects plus tourist attractions must be visited, make a lot of travelers wants to visit. However, there may be many travelers who are still hesitant to visiting due to limited vacation time or lack of information about the most effective and efficient way to visit Lake Toba.
Lake Toba in the Province of North Sumatra, Indonesia is the largest lake in Southeast Asia, the largest volcanic lake in the world and the 2nd largest lake in the world in terms of territory after the Victoria lake in Africa. Surrounded by 7 districts namely Kab.Simalungun, Kab.Toba Samosir, North Kab.Tapanuli, Kab.Humbang Hasundutan, Kab.Dairi, Kab.Tanah Karo, and Kab.Samosir; its one of the most popular tourist destinations in Indonesia and famous for the beauty to foreign countries.
The lake and the hills or caldera wall formed by 3 times the eruption of Mount Toba that is 840,000 years old, 500,000 years and 74,000 years ago, created a beautiful panorama and has a historical value of indigenous culture of the Batak tribe high value. That's why UNESCO recognizes Lake Toba as one of the World Geological Heritage (Geopark Caldera Toba).
You guys Traveler who wanna visit the city of Medan (North Sumatra), have you ever heard the name of "Durian Ucok Medan"? If you are a culinary traveling enthusiast, it is not complete to visit Medan and a famous Lake Toba if you have not visited this culinary place. This culinary name or brand has long been known and legend among the lovers of durian or culinary traveler throughout Indonesia. North Sumatra is one of the best durian producers in Indonesia, with its producing cities such as Sibolga, Pematang Siantar and Sidikalang.
Well, durian from the city of Sidikalang this sounds most delicious taste of fruit according to some sources. The durian fruit is supplied to various regions throughout the archipelago and even South East Asia. One of the biggest supply, especially to the city of Medan which has known as a durian culinary tourism city with its famous culinary icon called "Durian Ucok Medan" on Jl. Wahid Hasyim (not far from junction Jl.Gajah Mada, Medan).
Especially after President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono in 2014 and President Joko Widodo in the Year 2017 who have opportunity to visit this culinary tourism stalls. President Jokowi and his family visited this durian shop during his visit to the city of Medan, North Sumatra at the wedding of his daughter Kahiyang Ayu and Bobby Nasution in Saturday, November 25, 2017. Soon as, its growing the name of "Durian Ucok Medan" throughout the archipelago as the best culinary tourism destination in the city of Medan.
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