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DJMTV – 1921 INDONESIA Bedugul, Bali Island ENVI/ADMIN 07/04/2019 01/04/2020

DJMTV – 1921      APRIL 19 – APRIL 20            BALI BOTANICAL GARDEN                 ENVI/ADMIN               1 VOL

Background: Bali Botanic Garden is the first Indonesian botanical garden to be established after independence on 15thJuly 1959 and operated by the Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI). It is located in the mountainous of Bedugul, the central part of Bali. It has more than 21.000 living specimens that representing various species from mountainous area of eastern Indonesia, and also has 10.000 preserved plant specimens ranging from algae to flowering plants. Because of the various collections, the garden has become the center for botanical research, conservation, education and recreation.

Work: The Volunteer will be helping in gardening, cleaning, making compost, guiding visitors, assisting in office work and teaching English for the local workers.

Study Theme:The volunteers will be introduced to the Indonesian culture and customs in general, with a special focus on the local particularities. Some cultural visits are also foreseen.

Leisure Time: During free time, the volunteers will have the chance to visit the diverse exciting attraction in other parts in Bali Island. The volunteers may visit beaches, temples, handicraft making center or traditional market. 

Accommodation:The accommodation and food will be provided in the dormitory (to be confirmed).  Facilities are simple and Indonesian style (no hot water, no washing machine). No vegan (strict vegetarian), flexible vegetarian is still welcomed.

Location: Bedugul, Bali Island

Terminal of arrival: Semarang Airport (Volunteer is NOT ALLOWED to buy flight ticket before getting the visa and get confirmation from the host organization)

Special Requirements: No piercing on face, no visible tattoo, and common hair style (no colorful, dreadlock). The volunteer should love to work with children, open minded, be mature, respectful of local customs, tolerant, creative, flexible and sign the agreement. Never found guilty in a criminal case in home country or in another country. Pay extra fee partially for every visa extension at local immigration office if stay offer 8 weeks. The volunteer also should sign agreement and declaration of conduct with Dejavato. Intake condition and restriction:No intake on Fridays and during Ramadhan; arrival should be on MONDAY; no pick up during weekend; pick-up between 08.00 AM to 09.00 PM, no pick up after 09.00 PM. Volunteer should hold Visa (Social Visit Visa type 211) before entering Indonesia.

Participant Fee: 320 € or IDR 5.440.000/month (additional cost per week 70 Euro/week/person or IDR 1.190.000)

Visa Information:

Volunteer should adjust your flight duration according to the days of your stay as below to avoid any problem with the immigration.


Duration of stay





4 weeks (28 days)

No visa extension




5 – 8 weeks (35 – 56 days)

No visa extension




3 months (86  days)

1 time visa ext

40 Euro

Pay in Cash


4 months (116 days)

2 times visa ext

80 Euro

Pay in Cash


5 months (146 days)

3 times visa ext

120 Euro

Pay in Cash


6 months (176 days)

4 times visa ext

160 Euro

Pay in Cash

After 6 months the volunteer MUST LEAVE the country to apply new visa again at Indonesian Embassy in the nearest country for example in Singapore. For those who will stay over 6 months then entering Indonesian again and repeating the same procedure as above as well as add more the additional visa extension cost.  Volunteer must cover the cost of international flights, accommodation and other personal expenses during stay abroad for applying new visa.