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Saturday, 25. May 2019 at 07:23 AM

Indonesia Travel Advisory

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Warning Level Icon We advise caution when travelling to Indonesia

Indonesia with its capital Jakarta is a country in Asia (South-Eastern Asia), slightly less than three times the size of Texas (1,919,440 km²). The country is located Southeastern Asia, archipelago between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean. The climate can be described as tropical; hot, humid; more moderate in highlands. The landscape is mostly coastal lowlands; larger islands have interior mountains. With a population of about 237.51 million citizens.

Local Situation: 2.6 / 5

We advise caution when travelling to Indonesia. We detected travel advisories from 5 sources for this specific country.

Regional Situation: 2.3 / 5

Indonesia shares a land border with 3 neighbouring states. For this region of countries (including Indonesia), the Advisory Index is 2.3 (average value over all countries). All countries have some reported advisories: Papua New Guinea (2.6), East Timor with 2 and Malaysia with 1.8 (of 5).

Rating Details (single travel warnings)

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 2 - Travel is usually safe.
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Exercise increased caution in Indonesia due to terrorism and natural disasters. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Reconsider travel to: Central Sulawesi and Papua due to civil unrest. Terrorists continue plotting possible attacks in Indonesia. Terrorists may attack with little or no warning, ...

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: http://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/indonesia-travel-advisory.html

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 2 - Travel is usually safe.
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The Canadian goverment suggests: Exercise a high degree of caution (with regional advisories)

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://travel.gc.ca/destinations/indonesia

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 4 - Reconsider travelling.
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Avoid non-essential travel to Papua and West Papua provinces due to civil unrest and the risk of kidnapping. Avoid non-essential travel to Central Sulawesi, including the city of Palu, Donggala District, Sigi District and Parigi Moutong District due to damage from the recent earthquake, aftershocks and tsunami.

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://www.safetravel.govt.nz/indonesia

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 3 - Travel with high caution.
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High degree of caution

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://www.dfa.ie/travel/travel-advice/a-z-list-of-countries/indonesia/

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 4 - Reconsider travelling.
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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion advises Maltese travellers that following the presidential elections held recently in in Indonesia, there was a spate of violent clashes between opposing parties and the security forcesSupporters of an unsuccessful presidential candidate clashed with security forces.

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://foreignaffairs.gov.mt/en/Pages/Travel-Advice.aspx

About Indonesia

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Basic Statistics and Facts

Topic Value
Capital Jakarta
Population about 237.51 million
Size 1919440 km²
Size comparable to slightly less than three times the size of Texas
Common languages Indonesian, English, Dutch, Javanese
Timezone Asia/Jakarta with UTC offset of 7 hour(s)
Currency Rupiah (short: IDR)
Common voltage (electricity) 127/230V - 50Hz
Used GSM Frequencies 900, 1800, 3G
International phone prefix +62
Internet Top Level Domain .id
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 2 ID
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 3 IDN
Countrycode: ISO Numeric 360

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