Jakarta Travel Guide
Jakarta is the capital city of Indonesia and home to a majority of Muslim communities among Buddhists and Hindus. It is the most populous city in Indonesia and an economic and political hub of the country.
Months of May to October are perfect for visiting this mixed pot. Merdeka Square, National Monument, Taman Mini Indonesia Indah, Presidential Palace, Museum Nasional, and Istiqlal Mosque are famous attractions. Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival and Hammersonic are crazy music events for travellers to enjoy. For children and families, Ancol Dreamland, Dunia Fantasi, Ragunan Zoo, Taman Menteng provide plenty of things to do. Untung Java Island, Ancol Beach, Kelapa Island are good for snorkelling and adventure activities. Jakarta’s old town, Kota is another sight-seeing place with traces of Dutch Colonialism. Indeed it is a foodie’s paradise with Chinese and Indonesian favours. Nasi Uduk and Kelapa Gading are exceptional dishes.Read More Read Less