TRAVEL INFO

TRAVEL INFO

LOCATION

Located in the Indian Ocean, two miles away from Java, Bali is easily accessible by air. The island has one main international airport; Bali Ngurah Rai International Airport(also known as Denpasar International Airport) and is located in southern Bali, 13 km south of Denpasar. Once you arrive, the MarketHub host hotels are just a 15-20 minutes away by transfer.

KEY INFORMATION

 

Climate

Temperatures averaging 31ºC with high humidity in October.

Shop hours

Typical opening hours Monday to Friday are between 10h - 22h, generally opening from 08h to 15h on the weekends.

Time zone

GMT+8

Electricity supply

Indonesian power plugs are two-pin plug round, running at 230V.

Currency & Payments

The national currency is the Indonesian Rupiah (IDR).
Credit cards are generally accepted; VISA and MasterCard are most commonly accepted. Cash is still an important form of payment in Bali. 

Language

Balinese is the first language and most Balinese speakers also know Indonesian. English is spoken in tourist centers.

Visa

Citizens of most countries can receive a 30-day visa for free upon arrival. For further info on Indonesia's visa situation, contact an Indonesian embassy.  

Tips

Tipping is not mandatory. However, if you want to tip, perhaps provide 5-10% of the total bill. Restaurants: some restaurants will include 5-10% service charge to their bill.