41 days in Mali & Indonesia Itinerary

41 days in Mali & Indonesia Itinerary

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Mopti, Mali
— Few hours
2
Djenne, Mali
— 1 night
3
Sikasso, Mali
— 1 day
4
Segou, Mali
— 1 night
5
Bamako, Mali
— 1 night
6
Jakarta, Indonesia
— 6 nights
7
Kuta, Indonesia
— 6 nights
8
Amed, Indonesia
— 3 nights
9
Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia
— 3 nights
10
Ubud, Indonesia
— 8 nights
11
Labuan Bajo, Indonesia
— 6 nights


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Mopti, Mali

Mopti ©
Originally a small fishing village, Mopti has become Mali's center of fishing and livestock industries.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Grand Mosque of Mopti and then hike along Bandiagara Cliffs (Dogon Country).

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Mopti itinerary maker tool.

Bengaluru, India to Mopti is an approximately 132-hour travel. The time zone difference when traveling from Bengaluru to Mopti is minus 5.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Bengaluru in May, with highs in Mopti at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Djenne.

Things to do in Mopti

Historic Sites Trails Outdoors
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Bandiagara Cliffs (Dogon Country) ©
Bandiagara Cliffs (Dogon Country)
Grand Mosque of Mopti ©
Grand Mosque of Mopti

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Djenne, Mali

Djenne ©
Djenné is a town and an urban commune in the Inland Niger Delta region of central Mali. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): explore the ancient world of Jenne-Jeno and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Great Mosque Of Djenne.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Djenne travel website.

Drive from Mopti to Djenne in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Sikasso.

Things to do in Djenne

Historic Sites
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Great Mosque Of Djenne ©
Great Mosque Of Djenne
Jenne-Jeno ©
Jenne-Jeno

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Sikasso, Mali

Sikasso
Sikasso is a city in the south of Mali and the capital of the Sikasso Cercle and the Sikasso Region. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosquee du Chateau.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Sikasso day trip site.

You can drive from Djenne to Sikasso in 6.5 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Djenne in May: highs in Sikasso hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Wed) before leaving for Segou.

Things to do in Sikasso

Historic Sites
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Segou, Mali

Segou ©
Nestled along the Niger River, Segou has established itself as a major port and key player in Mali's cultural development.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): admire the striking features of Segou Grand Mosque.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Segou holiday maker website.

Getting from Sikasso to Segou by car takes about 4.5 hours. While traveling from Sikasso, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Segou, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bamako.

Things to do in Segou

Historic Sites
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Segou Grand Mosque ©
Segou Grand Mosque

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Bamako, Mali

Bamako ©
Mali's capital and the fastest-growing city in Africa, Bamako acts as a major port, as well as a cultural and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Yacouba Guindo Mosque, don't miss a visit to Bamako Grand Mosque, hunt for treasures at Bamako City Centre Market, get to know the resident critters at Zoo National du Mali, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Bamako, and finally explore the striking landscape of Parc national du Mali, Bamako.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Bamako trip app.

Getting from Segou to Bamako by bus takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Segou in May: high temperatures in Bamako hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Jakarta.

Things to do in Bamako

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Parc national du Mali, Bamako ©
Parc national du Mali, Bamako
Cathedral of Bamako ©
Cathedral of Bamako
Bamako Grand Mosque ©
Bamako Grand Mosque

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Jakarta, Indonesia

Jakarta ©
The capital and largest city of Indonesia, Jakarta offers the kind of cultural, historical, and natural stimulation expected from the most populous city in Southeast Asia.
Explore hidden gems such as Grand Indonesia Mall and Jakarta Cathedral. Explore Jakarta's surroundings by going to Bogor (Bogor Botanical Gardens & Mount Gede Pangrango National Park), BSD Xtreme Park (in South Tangerang) and Tangerang (Al-AZhom Mosque, Museum Benteng Heritage, &more). Pack the 14th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at KidZania Jakarta. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Istiqlal Mosque, stroll through Anak Krakatau Nature Reserve, see the interesting displays at National Museum, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Jakarta trip planning tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Bamako to Jakarta. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Western Indonesia Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from Bamako in May, you will find days in Jakarta are slightly colder (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Kuta.

Things to do in Jakarta

Fun & Games Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Tangerang, Bogor, Inner Baduy, BSD Xtreme Park
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KidZania Jakarta ©
KidZania Jakarta
Grand Indonesia Mall ©
Grand Indonesia Mall
Istiqlal Mosque ©
Istiqlal Mosque

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Kuta, Indonesia

Kuta ©
Formerly a sleepy fishing village, the beach resort town of Kuta now represents one of Indonesia's most popular tourist destinations.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Balangan Beach and Jatiluwih Green Land. Explore Kuta's surroundings by going to Spas (in Canggu), Jimbaran (Jimbaran Hills Activity Valley & Paintball) and Ungasan (Blue Point Beach & Melasti Beach). Spend the 21st (Tue) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Spend the 24th (Fri) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Ground Zero Monument, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bingin Beach, explore the activities along Lake Beratan, and examine the collection at Museum PASIFIKA.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Kuta online travel route planner.

Getting from Jakarta to Kuta by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, bus, and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Jakarta to Kuta. In May, daytime highs in Kuta are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Amed.

Things to do in Kuta

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Nusa Dua, Jimbaran, Pecatu, Tabanan, Ungasan
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Balangan Beach ©
Balangan Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Ground Zero Monument ©
Ground Zero Monument

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Amed, Indonesia

A snaking coastline and quaint, sleepy fishing villages characterize Amed, a stretch of shorefront with seven villages in Bali's east.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Shark Diving and Jemeluk Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Amed: Guungan Hill (in Candidasa), Kintamani (Lake Batur (Danau Batur) & Climbing Tours) and Alam Zempol Natural Bath and Aroma Product (in Manggis). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Ujung Water Palace, take in the views from Houses Tree Hill Lemped, explore and take pictures at USS Liberty Shipwreck, and take in the exciting artwork at Amed Art Gallery.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Amed trip builder site.

Getting from Kuta to Amed by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. May in Amed sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Nusa Lembongan.

Things to do in Amed

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Karangasem, Kintamani, Guungan Hill, USS Liberty Shipwreck, Alam Zempol Natural Bath and Aroma Product
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Shark Diving
Jemeluk Beach ©
Jemeluk Beach
Climbing Tours

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Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia

The island of Nusa Lembongan sits amidst swathes of calm, clear waters as well as some of the most notable surfing waves in the region.
Explore hidden gems such as Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Devil's Tears. Spend the 30th (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. And it doesn't end there: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, kick back and relax at Selambung Beach, take in the views from Yellow Bridge, and delve into the lush surroundings at Mangrove Forest Nusa Lembongan.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Nusa Lembongan road trip website.

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Amed to Nusa Lembongan takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. May in Nusa Lembongan sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Ubud.

Things to do in Nusa Lembongan

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Devil's Tears ©
Devil's Tears
Spas

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Ubud, Indonesia

Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Coffee & Tea Tours. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ubud: Ubud Horse Stables (in Tegalalang), Mt Batur (in Kintamani) and Gunung Kawi Sebatu Temple (in Sebatu). Make the 5th (Wed) a memorable day with a climbing tour. On the 6th (Thu), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's much more to do: experience rural life at Ubud Kajeng Rice Fields Walk, don't miss a visit to Istana Tampak Siring, get to know the resident critters at Bali Bird Park, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tirta Empul Temple.

For photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Ubud trip maker app.

Traveling by ferry from Nusa Lembongan to Ubud takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Labuan Bajo.

Things to do in Ubud

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Tampaksiring, Tegalalang, Gianyar, Mt Batur
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Walking tours
Coffee & Tea Tours

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Labuan Bajo, Indonesia

A trip to Labuan Bajo, an idyllic fishing village at the northwestern tip of Flores, offers the chance to unwind and experience traditional life without sacrificing comfort.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Shark Diving and Speed Boats Tours. And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Padar Island, contemplate the long history of Tado Village, enjoy the sand and surf at Waecicu Beach, and get in touch with nature with Gili Lawa Darat.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Labuan Bajo travel app.

You can fly from Ubud to Labuan Bajo in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, ferry, and car; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Labuan Bajo

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Gililawa Darat
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Shark Diving
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Speed Boats Tours

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