Derived from the Sanskrit word for ‘peace’, aman, and the word for forest, wana, Amanwana is a wilderness hideaway on the Indonesian island of Moyo.


Set in a quiet cove on the west coast of Moyo Island, Amanwana is reached by plane or helicopter from Bali.


Moyo Island enjoys a warm, tropical climate year-round. The weather is particularly pleasant from June until September, and humidity is highest during in January and February. In all seasons the sun is rarely out of sight for long.

What to pack

Light clothing is appropriate with a sweater or jacket in the evenings. Sports shoes are suitable for light touring and a wide-brimmed hat is always recommended during the day. Legs, shoulders and upper arms need to be covered when visiting places of worship.

Language & Currency
Balinese and Bahasa Indonesian are the main two languages on the island, and English, French, German and Japanese are increasingly spoken. The national currency is the rupiah. Bureaux de change can also be found and credit cards are accepted by larger establishments.
Don’t Forget
Bali is on Central Indonesian Time (WITA), eight hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). Electricity is 220 volts/50 cycles; converters and plug adaptors are available.
Medical services are available round the clock at Amanwana. Reasonable precautions should be taken against mosquito-borne diseases.

Please check with your nearest Indonesian embassy or consulate prior to travel. Visa requirements vary from country to country and the Amanwana team can advise on the necessary procedures. In general, passports must be valid for at least six months from the arrival date and should have at least four blank pages.


The Amanwana team can advise on visas as well as assist with any other travel arrangements, including transfers and private flights.