With over 13,000 islands, Indonesia is the world's most expansive archipelago. Bali is one of the larger islands, with a predominantly Hindu population of 4 million inhabitants and an agrarian economy. A tropical haven with a relaxed pace, Bali features splendid beaches, friendly people and a warm climate.

Time zone GMT +8 hours Java Time

Language(s) spoken Although there are 583 languages and dialects spoken in the archipelago, Bahasa Indonesia is the national language of Bali.

English is widely spoken in the tourist centres as well as some knowledge of other languages.

Electrical system - Local voltage is 220 to 240 volts AC.

about Bali

Yes! Those of us who live and work at Rumi Villas and our guests feel safe to enjoy all the amenities this spectacular island has to offer. However, the owners and staff of Rumi Villas take security very seriously.

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Bali is friendly and safe

What is the weather like in Bali? Are there tropical cyclones? Do I need wet weather gear?

The average year-round temperature in Bali is 30°C, making it the perfect year-round holiday destination. While it’s warm all year round, there are two seasons to consider when planning your holiday, the Hot & Dry season and the Hot & Wet Season.

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Short Guide to Visas for Indonesia
 Effective February 1, 2004, Indonesia introduced wide ranging changes in the national visa-free and visa on arrival system.

Effective February 1, 2004, Indonesia introduced wide-ranging changes in the national visa-free and visa on arrival system.

Visa on Arrival

Beginning February 1, 2004, the nationals of 21 countries will be able to obtain a "Visa on Arrival" processed at the gate of entry following the payment of an official fee.

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