Dili Tours

Dili the capital city of Timor-Leste/East Timor/Timor Island, on the country’s north coast exhibits on the past conflicts feature at the Timorese Resistance Museum and the Chega Exhibition, the latter of which is in a former prison. The large Cristo Rei Statue is on a hilltop east of the city, with views of Dili Bay. Landmarks in the city recalls the nation’s struggles for independence from Portugal and then Indonesia. Dili with its colonial core, in a small area of flat land hemmed in by mountains with panoramic coastal beaches to the east and west linked by a beach water front road with government buildings, with the development of new buildings and services following its past Dark History and Destruction after 20 years of Independence. We take you to all the major sites in Dili as we GUIDE and answer your questions


Dare Memorial, Resistance Museum, Santa Cruz Cemetery

Taman Makam Pahlawan Seroja

Cristo Rei

Symbolic area of Tacitolu, Timor Plaza

Pass historical buildings, secular and religious monuments, the Farol Lighthouse, the Statue of Integration and Tais Market

Meet locals as they go about their day

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Trip Details

Essential Information


$65 Per PAX + Tax

The minimum required to run the tours – 3 Pax

Departure time

8 AM onwards

Meeting point

Hotels in Dili, Dili Port, Dili International Airport


All year round


Half Day/Full Day Tours (4-6 hours)

Group size

Minimum 3 people – Maximum has a limited number


  • Half Day/Day Tours & Transfers
  • 4WD Vehicles (3 Pax – per Vehicle)
  • 14 to 25 Seater Buses
  • Drinking Bottled Water
  • English speaking Driver/Guides

Not included

  • Visas
  • Flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Donations/Tips

What to bring

  • Lighter clothing for the day
  • A hat or umbrella to protect you from the sun
  • Comfortable walking shoes/boots
  • Cash is recommended as ATM machines don’t always work
  • Credit/debit cards are not widely accepted
  • The local currency is US dollars

About your guide

1 x tour leader
1 x local guide & driver

Good to know

  • We advise guests to carry sunscreen, mosquito repellent, and antiseptic gel/wipes
  • Always have sufficient drinking water at all times as dehydration is a risk in the tropics
  • Be sure to carry small change 50c – $1 coins, US $5 – $10 notes in Timor-Leste
  • We advise all guests to arrange travel and health insurance

Overview of Tour

This tour will enhance the purpose of your visit specially with the History of the country and the People of Timor Leste/East Timor.

Discover More of Timor Island...

People gather on Mt Ramelau at sunrise above the clouds
A large traditional thatched beehive hut in the hills