Can you use USD in Bali?
Are US Dollars accepted in Bali ? US dollars are not generally accepted at Balinese businesses. Some larger hotels and tour operators may accept US Dollars as payment but the exchange rate will be terrible, so I don’t recommend using them to exchange your foreign currency if it can be helped.
Why is Indonesia currency so low?
One domestic factor behind the weakening of the rupiah is the lower -than-expected growth of Indonesia’s gross domestic product (GDP) as a result of sluggish consumer demand. However, the depreciation against the US dollar is not isolated to the rupiah . Other major Asian currencies have fallen against the dollar too .
Should I exchange money before going to Bali?
We usually recommend waiting until you arrive in Bali to get your rupiah. Money changers in Bali can and will exchange all major currencies. Traveller’s Cheques can be exchanged at most money changers but the rate of exchange will be slightly lower.
What is the best currency to take to Bali?
Better to take hard currency and change when you arrive. Pounds are acceptable, as are euros, but US or Australian dollars are better regarded and generally secure the best rates.
Can I use my debit card in Bali?
ATM Machines ATMs are easily found in Bali’s most populated areas and most accept nonlocal ATM cards and credit cards for cash withdrawals. Debit cards are accepted by some ATMs on the Maestro and Cirrus networks.
How much money do I need for a week in Bali?
Put these numbers on your website. A vacation to Bali for one week usually costs around Rp6,455,479 for one person. So, a trip to Bali for two people costs around Rp12,910,957 for one week . A trip for two weeks for two people costs Rp25,821,915 in Bali .
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Is Indonesia expensive to visit?
Indonesia is slowly becoming more expensive as tourists discover more of Indonesia , but cheap food, transport, and accommodation are still widely available if you don’t mind basic accommodations, stick to your budget, and bargain respectfully for prices.
What can 1 USD buy in Indonesia?
Indonesia: What a Dollar Can Buy You 1 load of laundry (about 3.5 kg) 1 creamy avocado shake. 2 km taxi ride. 4 liters (1 gal.) of drinking water. 1 pre-cut pineapple on touristy Seminyak beach, Bali. 1 hour of Internet access. 1 vegetarian meal in a typical warung. 2 liters of gasoline.
How much cash should I bring to Bali?
If you budget around $100AUD a day for singles, and $150-200 a day for a family for four, you should have enough for food, drinks, activities and shopping. You can always use your credit card for larger purchases if you have your eye on something in a shopping centre.
How do you carry money in Bali?
You can carry foreign currency in USD or Euro as both the currencies fetch good conversion rate in Bali . You can carry cash up to USD 7,500 to Bali and if you are carrying more than that you need to declare your money. It is advisable that you do not carry cash in INR and it would not fetch you a good amount in Bali .
Is the water safe to drink in Bali?
To All Tourist Please Note: As a tourist, it often pegged as the cause of many a tourist’s cases of “ Bali belly. “ Drinking tap water can be vital for a sensitive stomach, so consider only drinking bottled water . Also, always have bottled water handy, as the weather in Bali is often sunny.
Do I need any injections for Bali?
Courses or boosters usually advised: Diphtheria; Hepatitis A; Poliomyelitis; Tetanus. Other vaccines to consider: Rabies; Typhoid. Selectively advised vaccines – only for those individuals at highest risk: Cholera; Hepatitis B; Japanese Encephalitis.
Do you need shots to go to Bali?
The CDC and WHO recommend the following vaccinations for Indonesia: hepatitis A, hepatitis B, typhoid, yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis, rabies, meningitis, polio, measles, mumps and rubella (MMR), Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis), chickenpox, shingles, pneumonia and influenza.
Is a visa required for Bali?
Yes. If you do plan on staying over 30 days, you must apply for a visa from an Embassy or Consulate of Indonesia or on arrival pay US$35 for a 30 day visa and can be extended in-country for another 30 days. It is important to remember that tourists arriving on the visa -free option cannot apply for an extension.