Private Half-day Tour : Visit Highlights Places of Jakarta (4 Hours)

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  • Live Guide
  • Pickup Service
  • Private Tour
  • E-Ticket

Enjoy your last or first day on Jakarta. The tour presents the uniqueness of Jakarta City with various kinds of culture and tradition. • Explore the landmark of Jakarta, historic sites and interesting places in Jakarta. • Learn about Indonesia's history and the struggle to get independence. • Included Hotel (Jakarta Area) Pick-up & Drop-off Service.

Itinerary Details

Operated by: Ekaputra Tour

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Merdeka Square

Merdeka Square is a focal point for Jakarta city which has many government buildings such as the ministry office, the presidential office, and even the landmark of Jakarta (National Monument) located in the middle of Merdeka square.

Stop At: National Monument (MONAS)

Visit the National Monument which is in the middle of Merdeka Square is a 132 Meter tall monument with a gold-leaf flame on top, symbolizing the nation’s independence. This is one of the highlights of Jakarta City. The basement of the monument houses an exhibit of 48 dioramas depicting the history of Indonesia from prehistoric times to the present. (Every Monday, National Monument is closed. You can only visit the outside area of the monument).

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Jakarta Cathedral

Located in Jalan Lapangan Banteng Utara, The Cathedral built in gothic style dates back to 1891. It has a high tower with high windows decorated with glass paintings. Inside the church are 3 altars that together form a semi-circle. It also has a beautiful old altar that reflects sound like a conch shell.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Istiqlal Mosque

Istiqlal Mosque in Jakarta, Indonesia is the largest mosque in Southeast Asia and the sixth largest mosque in the world in terms of worshipper capacity. Istiqlal, which means “Independence” in Arabic. Located in the city center, almost opposite the National Cathedral, the Mosque is also meant to be a symbol of peace and religious tolerance. Note: Istiqlal mosque is closed every Friday.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Jakarta Old Town

The old town of Batavia used to be the center of Dutch rule when colonizing Indonesia, therefore in this area, there were former governor's offices, banks, hospitals, post offices, and courthouses, which are now converted into museums. Old Town Batavia will make you feel like you are in Amsterdam because the entire building in this area has a Dutch style of building

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Makutharama Puppet Studio

Meet puppet masters, learn about puppet making from Indonesia, how to play, and see wayang collections from various regions in Indonesia.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Sunda Kelapa Harbour

The Jakarta old harbor located in the head of Batavia. En route, the old “Drawbridge” from 17 Century. This harbor is the first used by Portuguese and Dutch when they arrived in Indonesia.

Duration: 30 minutes
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