11 days in East Timor Itinerary

11 days in East Timor Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Rio de Janeiro
Fly + Drive:  39 h
1
Atauro
— 1 night
Travel:  4 h
2
Ermera
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Baucau
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Com
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Dili
— 3 nights
Fly:  38 h
End: Rio de Janeiro

1
night
Atauro

Atauro ©
An island situated 25 km (16 mi) north of the capital, Atauro makes a perfect escape from the noise and heat of Dili.
On the 5th (Tue), stroll through Akrema Beach.

To find ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Atauro visit planner.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Atauro is an approximately 41- hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Atauro, you'll lose 12 hours due to the time zone difference. You'll set off for Ermera on the 6th (Wed).

Things to do in Atauro

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Akrema Beach ©
Akrema Beach

1
night
Ermera

Ermera ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Ramelau.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Ermera trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Atauro to Ermera. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Baucau.

Things to do in Ermera

Nature Parks
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Mount Ramelau ©
Mount Ramelau

1
night
Baucau

Baucau ©
Baucau is the second-largest city in East Timor, after Dili, the capital, which lies 122 km east of Dili.Baucau has about 16,000 inhabitants, and is the capital of Baucau, located in the eastern part of the country. On the 8th (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Anthony’s Cathedral.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Baucau tour planner.

Getting from Ermera to Baucau by car takes about 4.5 hours. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Com.

Things to do in Baucau

Historic Sites
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St. Anthony’s Cathedral ©
St. Anthony’s Cathedral

1
night
Com

Com ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): step off the mainland to explore Jaco Island.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Com trip planner.

Traveling by car from Baucau to Com takes 2.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Dili.

Things to do in Com

Nature Parks
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Jaco Island ©
Jaco Island

3
nights
Dili

Dili ©
When East Timor declared itself independent from Indonesia in 2002, the small town of Dili took center stage as the nation's capital.
Visit Immaculate Conception Cathedral and Cemetery of Santa Cruz for their historical value. Appreciate the collections at Old Ai Pelo Prison and Arte Moris. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Tasitolu, get your bearings at Xanana GusmAo Reading Room, get a sense of history and politics at Palacio das Cincas, and shop like a local with Alola Foundation Center & Shop.

To plan Dili vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can drive from Com to Dili in 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dili

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Old Ai Pelo Prison
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Old Ai Pelo Prison ©
Old Ai Pelo Prison
The Archives & Museum of East Timorese Resistance ©
Immaculate Conception Cathedral ©
Immaculate Conception Cathedral