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Indonesia's largest mosque is a sacred place of worship as well as a center for conferences, lectures and seminars.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Jl. Taman Wijaya Kusuma | Central Jakarta, Jakarta 10710, Indonesia
Sawah Besar
+62 21 3811708
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We went to Istiqlal Mosque as part of an arranged tour. The mosque was undergoing a thorough cleaning project and large parts were closed off as a result. Despite this, we were given a tour by one of the staff and shown the areas that...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Hokori-kun
Reviewed 10 September 2019 via mobile

Very peacefull, very comfartable and clean mosque. And also huge and big. People are very friendly and sereen. Must go and must see

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Aladin-wish
Reviewed 4 September 2019

I saw this mosque from the top floor of the Merdeka square and wanted to visit it. It is a huge grand building with parking. You do not need to purchase a plastic bag outside as you can place your shoes/sandals in the provided bins...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Sundncr
Reviewed 21 August 2019 via mobile

Visited with children. The mosque is currently undergoing some construction and refurbishment works in and out of the mosque. Ignore the plastic bag hustlers as you walk into the mosque. Registered and was given a guided tour of the mosque - it’s history, facts, etc....More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 10 August 2019 via mobile

My first visit there but decided not to head in as I was in Bermuda and I wanted to make sure I respect the sanctity of the place. From outside it certainly looked really grand and nice. When I visited, there was an on-going renovation...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Raindance66
Reviewed 8 August 2019

Visited one Thursday in July and quite enjoyed the visit, despite getting hustled for a plastic bag I didn't need for my shoes outside the place. We took a quick, free tour with an English guide but it was more of a walk around the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank flyingcerdo
Reviewed 7 August 2019 via mobile

I was there with my wife. Upon entering the main gate we met a woman who took us to a room and asked us to remove our shoe. Then she took us for a guided tour of the whole mosque and all the details about...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank uttkarshmanandhar
Reviewed 6 August 2019 via mobile

It is big and historical, but nothing much to see inside. It is probably interesting to foreign tourists. The architechture allows it to be naturally cool inside.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank justalosttraveler
Reviewed 15 July 2019 via mobile

This is the biggest mosque in the middle of Jakarta! , perfect place for pray!, i go to this mosque when the first day of ramadan

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank nicoirlanda
Reviewed 14 July 2019

Great architecture, loved the shoes storage system and I wish that more mosques adopt it, if you're in the city you should stop by to pray there.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Shobhana X
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Response from DarshanaBR | Reviewed this property |
Every day.. from 8am to 5 pm
20 March 2018|
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Response from MYN950 | Reviewed this property |
No you don't need to come in a group you are always welcome during office hours but you must take of your shoes and someone will guide you around of the official employees and if you where a short they will give you... More
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Response from U8492FEjoem | Reviewed this property |
If you take a tour, which you will most likely have to do, there is a small area to keep your shoes (which you need to take off at the very entrance to the mosque). If you are dressed inappropriately, they will give you a... More