What We Love About Jakarta

Jakarta is the heart of Indonesia and one of the busiest capitals in the world. Hosting myraid of cultures, there's an endless supply of activities to enjoy in this city! Visit popular landmarks such as the National Monument, the Jakarta Cathedral, the Istiqlal Mosque, and many more. Experience a slice of the city's Dutch roots at Old Town Batavia with its European architecture and stop by the Wayang Museum where you can learn all about the traditional Indonesian art of storytelling using puppets! And if you're a foodie, you'll be glad to know that Jakarta is home to delicious local food like Mee Goreng and Nasi Campur to satisfy your hungry belly.

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First Timer's Guide to Jakarta

If you're planning a trip to Jakarta, check out our travel guide to find out the best things to do and the best food to eat! From Jakarta's old town to its grand shopping malls, we're giving you all the travel tips you'll need for your first time Indonesia's charming capital.

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About Jakarta

Jakarta is the heart of Indonesia and one of the busiest capitals in the world. Hosting myraid of cultures, there's an endless supply of activities to enjoy in this city! Visit popular landmarks such as the National Monument, the Jakarta Cathedral, the Istiqlal Mosque, and many more.


Experience a slice of the city's Dutch roots at Old Town Batavia with its European architecture and stop by the Wayang Museum where you can learn all about the traditional Indonesian art of storytelling using puppets! And if you're a foodie, you'll be glad to know that Jakarta is home to delicious local food like Mee Goreng and Nasi Campur to satisfy your hungry belly.

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Local Weather

  • JAN - DEC
    32° 26°

General Information

  • Time Zone
    GMT +07:00

  • Currency
    Indonesian Rupiah

    1USD = 14,265.40IDR

  • Best Time To Visit
    • MAR

      Java Jazz Festival

    • JUN

      Annual Jakarta Fair

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