3 September 2020 • Destination Spotlight
The perfect blend of scenic landscapes and unique cultural experiences!
Over 17,000 islands spreading between the pacific and Indian Ocean; bridging the continents of Asia and Australia; a multitude of amazing landscapes and biodiversity stretching along the equator line; this is Indonesia, a land of endless spectacular wonders!
Revered globally for its tropical climate, beautiful scenery, enchanting people, and luxury resorts, Indonesia is an incentive destination with unmatched appeal that deserves to be explored at a deeper level.
Every island in Indonesia is a unique mixture of natural splendours and different cultures of people who live upon it; from the vibrant tourists’ paradises of Bali and Lombok to the mysteriously shrouded cultures of the Asmat in Papua and those who dwell the highlands of Toraja in South Sulawesi.
When it comes to meetings in Indonesia, Bali stands as the country’s leading destination. The selection of venues varies, offering world-class standards and vast panoramas ranging from ocean views to rainforest landscapes. Bali’s beautiful hotels and inspiring settings offer excellent infrastructure for corporate meetings combined with an abundance of opportunities for relaxation, culture and adventure for exceptional motivational conferences. Special events in Bali are magical – for a spectacular awards dinner, celebrate a team’s achievements with a full colourful village procession magnificently leading guests to be dined and entertained in a beautiful Hindu temple.
Jakarta, the capital city of Indonesia, offers incredible destination appeal for delegates; exceptional infrastructure for conferences and incentives; and remarkable opportunities to create stunning and memorable events, easily and cost effectively. With venues such as the, Discovery Hotel & Convention Ancol, Jakarta Convention Centre, Shangri La Jakarta and the Grand Hyatt Jakarta, the city has many venues that are the perfect fit for any event.
Where two continents meet! Worldwide, Bandung is better known today for its historic Bandung Conference, – otherwise known as the first Asian-African Conference in 1955. These days, Bandung is becoming an increasingly popular destination for domestic and international tourists. With its popularity, an abundance of hotels have sprouted offering business facilities with luxurious service, and no shortage of eateries showcasing their delicious local dishes. Meanwhile, the adjacent cool town of Lembang and other scenic areas now also offer a wide variety of attractions and entertainment for the ultimate in indulgence for incentives.
A beautiful island in the West Nusa Tenggara province of Indonesia just east of Bali, Lombok is known for its rugged landscapes, excellent trekking routes along Mount Rinjani and stunning nearby Gili Islands, which offer some of the best diving opportunities in the world. Over the past few years, Lombok has been a host to various MICE events on both a large and small scale. Lombok can host international delegates who require high-end conference facilities for their corporate programs whilst also providing the opportunity to unwind and enjoy the expansive tourist experiences.
Interested in holding your next event in Indonesia?
Connect with the Ministry of Tourism Indonesia at AIME 2021.