Adventure and Recreation in Indonesia
recreation in Indonesia comprises of a wide range of activities
such as Boating, Scuba diving, Surfing, Volcano Trekking, Island
Hopping and Jungle trekking.
Strewn with fractious volcanoes marking the edge of a tectonic
plate, the arc is lyrically dubbed the "Ring of Fire." This area
is traced by rugged islands blanketed with tropical flora. Emerald
canopies where the jungle still reigns rice fields of jade and
(gold where into the seas, encircling islands with rainbow-hued
coral reefs where a myriad of marine creatures plays.
Adventure Cruises and Sailing
Only in Indonesia can you book a passage on a genuine
hundred-year-old trading schooner to cruise through the exotic
Spice Islands to destinations that have been seducing travelers
Surfing in Indonesia takes place in 9 regions. These include
Sumatra, Java, Bali, Mentawai Island, Lombok, Sumbawa and East
Indonesia. The surfing at Bingin beach is very famous. In fact,
Indonesia, being the largest archipelago in the world, has many
beaches to offer to the tourists as well as the local people for
various activities related to adventure and recreation.
Volcano trekking is yet another type of sport in which you can get
a complete package of satisfaction regarding adventure activities.
The Semeru mountain in Java, is the largest volcano mountain in
Java, and it provides you with loads of valuable experience which
is, in fact a gem to treasure. But you must also be careful in
safeguarding yourself against the common diseases like hepatitis A
and B, diarrhea and frost bites. Ensuring safety against natural
health problems, you can really enjoy a volcanic mountain trekking
In jungle trekking
also, you can explore some of the beautiful forests of Indonesia.
Operators offer single and multi-day excursions that take you
through pristine jungle, deep gorges and some electrifying rapids.
You can opt for the tourist packages which are really very
exciting. In any case, you would remain spellbound by the trips
that would lead you to exotic locations. The memories would in
deed be cherished by you throughout your life.
The extensive shopping opportunities in Indonesia are a good
reason in itself to visit. Whether you are looking for furniture,
fashion, antiques, art or jewellery, the archipelago is renowned
for producing exquisitely crafted goods, many of which can be
bought straight from the craftsman.