The most current information regarding coronavirus in Bali
This article is constantly being updated. Here we collect the most recent updates.
UPD: FROM MARCH 2022, QUARANTINE IS REDUCED TO 1 DAY IN JAKARTA, QUARANTINE IS CANCELLED IN BALI
UPDATE: As of September 16, 2021, entry to Indonesia on business visas is open again! Visas are being processed!
UPDATE: As of July 6, 2021, the Indonesian Immigration Office has introduced a new regulation for foreigners to enter the country and issue business visas
UPDATE: We help with business visa processing for entry into Indonesia! Write to the chat and managers will tell you more.
UPDATE: Most likely Bali will not open to foreign tourists until the end of 2020 (according to Bali Governor Wayan Koster).
UPDATE: Bali opened for domestic tourism on 1st August 2020.
UPDATE: Starting June 2, 2020, Singapore permits transit through its territory.
UPDATE: Since April 2, foreign citizens are prohibited from entering Indonesia, as well as transit through its territory.
And now in more details ...
How can I get to Bali now?
As of March 7, 2022, the Indonesian government is returning visas on arrival to Bali for citizens of 23 countries:
United Arab Emirates
Visa (VOA Tourism) is issued for 30 days + 1 extension for another 30 days. It is impossible to issue a new visa without leaving the country.
For other countries, now you can get to Indonesia on visas with the code 211: tourist and business. Visas are issued in advance! The visa is issued for 60 days + 4 extensions of 30 days each, in total you can stay in the country for six months.
You need a passport photo (which is valid for at least 6 months) to apply for the visa!
Also, from July 6, 2021 to apply for a business visa or VOA visa to Indonesia you need:
- COVID-19 full vaccination passport (proof of vaccination is also required for children from 12 years old);
- In the case of a vaccination waiver: a medical certificate in English, signed and stamped;
- Upon arrival, you must have a PCR test for coronavirus no older than 48 hours from the moment the material was taken, a full vaccination passport or a certificate of medical withdrawal, as well as insurance with Covid-19 coverage.
For visa processing, we recommend the trusted agency Legal Indonesia. Legal Indonesia contacts: WhatsApp +62 81 796 7777 1, Telegram - @legalindonesia.
The company undertakes the execution of a full package of documents, pays the consular fee and all administrative fees, i.e. upon arrival, at the airport, you do not need to pay anything.
Coronavirus in Bali: what is happening today (update of the situation on March 7, 2022)
Bali is still under Emergency Restrictions on Social Activities and health protocol checks. But, recently, the level of restrictions has been reduced from 3 to 2.
Wearing masks is mandatory on the streets and in shops. Many establishments, restaurants, shop and shopping centers are reopening until 21:00.
Masks are required in public places.
Arts, culture, sports, social activities, fitness center/gym and cinemas are allowed to open with a maximum capacity of 50 percent by implementing stricter health protocols and must use the Peduli Lindungi application and only visitors with the green category in the Peduli Lindungi application may enter, unless they cannot be vaccinated for health reasons.
Many hotels have significantly reduced prices for accommodation. The island is very calm and not crowded.
Most of the Indonesian population has already received the coronavirus vaccine.
Which tourist sites have already opened in Bali?
At this point, most of the attractions and activities are opening and starting up again.
No test and vaccination needed
- Climbing Batur
- Bali private transfer
- Snorkeling and diving in Bali and Nusa Penida
- Batur and the village of the dead
- Elephant park (open Saturday / Sunday only)
- Bali Hai Cruise
- Nusa Penida and Nusa Lembongan tours and tickets on speedboat
- All excursion tours with natural attractions
- Fishing and Yachts
- Tours with temples and public places
For tours to other islands with a full vaccination, you do not need to take a PCR test, with a medical certificate or incomplete vaccination, a test is also required
- Gili (Lombok)
- Ijen (Java)
- Bromo + Ijen (Java)
- Rijdani (Lombok)
- Borobudur Temple (Java)
- Komodo (Flores)
Note: the situation is changing rapidly, please check with our managers for information on the opening of any seats.