While relaxing the travel restrictions, Indonesia welcomes Australian tourists to re-experience the beauty of Bali

Jakarta, IndonesiaApril 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — For the first time after assuming the position of Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy in 2020, Sandiaga Salahuddin Ono went on a working visit to Australia On the sixth day – April 10 2022. The agenda for the working visit included restoring the tourism industry between the two countries, developing tourism education, training and curricula, as well as officially inviting Australian tourists to visit. Indonesiaspecifically to their second home that I missed in a long time Bali.

While relaxing the travel restrictions, Indonesia welcomes Australian tourists to re-experience the beauty of Bali

From April 5 2022The Indonesian government has lifted several initial COVID-19 travel restrictions for international travelers, including canceling PCR entry testing and quarantine under certain criteria, as well as returning visas on arrival. By implementing this relaxation scale, Indonesia It expects the influx of foreign tourists this year to exceed 3 million.

“At least for the next few periods, we are targeting 1.4 million tourists from AustraliaThis is to make sure we are ready and therefore we need to speed up our marketing efforts. Procedure to enter Bali Now easier than ever. It’s a golden period to realize the dream of enjoying warmth Bali “The sun was happily paired with the warm hospitality of its people,” Sandiaga said.

On his return home, the Minister flew a fully booked Jetstar Australia from Sydney to Denpasar of 335 passengers, showing the high enthusiasm of Australian tourists approaching the Easter holiday.

Ease travel restrictions

Several major Indonesian international travel restrictions have now been liberalized. First, a mandatory PCR test on arrival is no longer a requirement if foreign tourists show no symptoms of COVID-19. Second, the quarantine obligation for those who received their second and third COVID-19 vaccine shots has now been rescinded.

Third, visas on arrival are now being reinstalled for 43 countries, including Australia. For international entry points, there are 10 airports available to cater for international flights, including I Gusti Ngurah Rai Airport in Bali.

Because of the high demand for a direct flight from Australia to Balidirect flight path from Sydney To Denpasar via Jetstar Australia Boeing 787-8s have now resumed after two years of layoffs with three flights scheduled per week. In addition, there are also four scheduled direct flights from Melbourne To Denpasar Available weekly and scheduled direct flight from Perth To Denpasar is available daily.

Acting Deputy Marketing for the Department of Tourism and Creative Economy, Nei Wayan Jerry Adenani, added, “We have actively collaborated with various partners, such as Jetstar, to provide better connectivity to bring Australians back into the country. Bali. On March 14, we welcomed 26 high-profile Australian media to amplify the message that Indonesiaespecially Baliis now open and excited to welcome visitors from Australia. “

Tourism quality

As an added attraction, the Indonesian government is focusing on renovation Bali The concept of tourism by exploring adventure travel, ecotourism, or ethnotourism. “Post-pandemic, Indonesia Tourism, in particular BaliIt will undergo many significant improvements, with a greater focus on a rapidly emerging market for small and specialized group tours that deliver more sustainable, social, affordable and ultimately transformative experiences for travelers,” added Sandiaga.

The Minister expressed the hope that this quality tourism will be effective in limiting potential environmental degradation while at the same time facilitating opportunities for travelers to enjoy eco-friendly stays and activities in Bali. Moreover, an environmentally sound tourism strategy is in line with Indonesia As the host country and president of the G20 meetings this year, which aims to achieve sustainable development.

For more information on the ministry’s other agenda and initiatives, visit https://www.indonesia.travel

Media contact:

Acting Director of Tourism Marketing for Asia Pacific
Mrs. Augustine Rahayu (Ayo)

source Indonesia Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy

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