With a deep-rooted culture, religious monuments, wildlife, beaches, jungles and a distinctive cuisine; If you travel to Indonesia, you will experience a wonderful treat. To help you enjoy this borderless island nation, here's a list of useful things to know before you visit Southeast Asia's largest country – including safety, highlights, useful apps, transportation, and more to plan your trip to Indonesia.
The layout of Indonesia
Indonesia is the largest island nation in the world, with over 17,500 islands. This nation lies between the Indian Ocean in the west and the Pacific Ocean in the east and the total land area is 1,904,569 square kilometers. Indonesia has more than 268 million inhabitants, making it the fourth largest country in the world after China, India and the United States of America. Indonesia is also bordered by Malaysia, Timor-Leste and Papua New Guinea.
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