Jakarta Things to Do

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  • 1. Old Batavia - Kota

    Old city ( Kota Tua ) is one of tourist object in Jakarta that have many old building was build in 17 century. There is some museum that you have to visit like Fatahillah Museum, Wayang Museum,...

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  • 2. Thousand Islands

    4 out of 5 stars

    Pulau Macan in the Thousand Island chain is a gem. The scene is totally mellow geared towards conscious fun. Snorkeling trips on living reefs, paddle out to their deserted island, get a traditional...

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  • 3. National Monument - Monas

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Monas is one of icon in Indonesia as the symbolized of Indonesia independent too ! Monas / National Monument its has a historical museum inside cover by big park in jakarta. Now the enterence fee to...

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  • 4. Sunda Kelapa

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    North of the historic heart of Jakarta, known as 'Kota' lies the original port area of the city, known as Sunda Kelapa. The port is at the mouth of the grimy Ciliwung River. The major activities of...

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  • 5. Taman Impian Jaya Ancol

    4 out of 5 stars

    Lots of things go on down at Ancol. We used to come here to check out the art and craft souvenir shops and to find something to eat. It was a pretty long bus trip when we could not con someone into...

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  • 6. Taman Mini Indonesia Indah

    4 out of 5 stars

    Bali is no doubt one of our dreamland. In 2009, we visited Bali in TMII, touched the buldings and the crafts, looked at the architecture by close, and of course had some photos. Our friends thought...

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  • 7. Central Jakarta

    St Mary cathedral is a rather recent building in Jakarta; this neo-gothic church has been inaugurated in 1901. To me its main interest is that it is a western and Christian building, toady “lost” in...

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  • 8. Istiqlal Mosque

    4 out of 5 stars

    Masjid Istiqlal is the largest mosque in Southeast Asia. This mosque was built to commemorate Indonesian Independence, as nation’s gratitude for God’s blessings. Hence, it was named as Istiqlal...

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  • 9. Taman Safari

    Being from South Africa why would I wanted to go on Safari here. Anyway I decided to see what Taman Safari was really about and I have to say I really enjoyed myself. You can buy carrots before you...

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  • 10. Sea World Ancol

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Sea World is one of the attraction in ANCOL theme park situated in Teluk Jakarta. During our visit in Dec 2009, we visited the cultural hand craft site, children park, 4D show and the Sea World. There...

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  • 11. Wayang Museum

    Wayang Goleks are wooden doll puppets that are used in imitating humans for their expressiveness. The puppets are operated by rods connected to the hands and central rod all over the body to the head....

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  • 12. Thamrin Street

    The "Jalan Thamrin" in Jakarta is one of the main streets and so the architecture goes higher and higher to the clouds! This seems a steady process- the building are more and more from year to...

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  • 13. Bogor

    If you want to go on a safari but can't or don't have time to go to Africa, you can still do it right here in Jakarta. Located in the Puncak Highlands near Bogor about 75 km south east of Jakarta,...

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  • 14. South Jakarta

    This classy neighborhood in South Jakarta is home to many Jakarta's wealthiest and is also heavily populated by expats. In recent years, Kemang has seen a staggering growth of restaurants, cafes,...

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  • 15. Ragunan Zoo

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Pusat Primata Schmutzer is designed as an example for the world how to keep primates. A lady , miss Schmutzer , was facinated what John Aspinall did for the big apes and the way he interacted...

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  • 16. National Museum

    4 out of 5 stars

    The National Museum or the "Museum Gajah" is a good point to get an short or longer overview about old and recent history in Indonesia. Very central place near Monas, and good to reach with...

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  • 17. Museum Fatahillah

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Museum Fatahillah is the center of the Old Batavia, a former municipal building which is now a museum that stores historical collections particularly those closely related to the long journey of...

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  • 18. Surabaya Street Flea Market

    I'll throw my western view over this street.... Hmm this is called antiques street by some other vt'ers or flea market. I would call it craftsstreet. The antiques in this street are made in the...

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  • 19. Senayan Area

    By chance we followed an invitation to a evening lunch- and the taxi brought us to the Pacific tower in Jakartas business area- a quite new mall area in the Business District- (see the Mailadress!...

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  • 20. Anak Krakatau Volcano

    Indonesia has over 130 active volcanoes, more than any other country on earth. Majority of these volcanoes lie along the topographic crest of the arc's two largest islands - Java and Sumatra. The...

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  • 21. Museums

    at one corner while you visit the Museum Bank Indonesia, there is a game for you to know about Indonesian money. The game start with you holding your hand to catch the money image projected on the...

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  • 22. West Jakarta

    Here is the oud-Batavia (Old Jakatra City). This street was main bussines and activity in colonial era. a plenty of buildings relic is stands here. Along the Kali Besar river. You must see Kali Besar...

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  • 23. Taman Ria Senayan

    Compared to the Fantasy Land in Ancol, Taman Ria Senayan is a much smaller amusement park. The park is designed to offer a quick escape in the center of the town, therefore only a few rides are...

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  • 24. Dunia Fantasi

    4 out of 5 stars

    Dream World (Dunia Fantasi) is an amusement park where attractions include a roller coaster, flume rides, tour simulators, bumper cars, carousel, and other fairground amusements. Open Mo to Fri, from...

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  • 25. Fair

    Jakarta Fair (Pekan Raya Jakarta) is the annual exhibition event which is held by the Jakarta province authority on every 20th of June up to 20th of July every year. Long time ago it's held in Monas...

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