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Jakarta Old Town

Jln. Kali Besar Timur, Jakarta 11110, Indonesia
+62 21 6929101
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Private Tour: Discover Jakarta Old Town with Dinner
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This is the old city of Batavia. Rundown, picturesque and a great night market.
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good45%
  • Average29%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Jln. Kali Besar Timur, Jakarta 11110, Indonesia
+62 21 6929101
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited in the day and at night. Like anywhere I guess, Old Town Jakarta is a place to take in as much as you can and will leave you with a true sense of Jakarta. We visited the 500 year old Port with its...More

Thank ADT_UK
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There's always something worth seeing in this place. From the old buildings to people in costumes. The food stall here also great but be careful of seller who sell the food with higher price. Dont forget to where something comfortable since the place is hot...More

Thank dimasarii
Reviewed 3 days ago

A relaxing Sunday is not complete without having a few fluorescent bicycles whirling by you and children gaining analytic data about, "where are you from", "where have you visit in Indonesia", "what is your favorite food". If the weather is too warm, venture to Batavia...More

Thank bmateoh
Reviewed 5 days ago

I went to visit Jakarta Old Town for the second time few month ago and act as if a tourist. When I was working in Jakarta decades ago, I were passing by this place from home to work, but never dare to stopped by. But...More

Thank ErniJK
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The old Jakarta consists of old colonial buidings located on a square. Many of the city's interesting museums are located on this square; the puppet museum, Fine Arts Museum and the Justice building with the old jail. The square also has the Batavia Cafe located...More

Thank Ramadama
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like colonial buildings and history. It's a cultural bubble in the north. Visit the modern art museum and do the Dutch Government House. The square is fun.

Thank Nick K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can enjoy the atmosphere of Batavia with the old buildings that are located around here. This place is also filled with food stalls and also cafes. You can also ride bikes with a traditional helmet (pay) around the courtyard in front of Jakarta history...More

Thank Benedict M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was really wrong time to bring my friend in this place when its national holiday. very very crowded and the museum also very full. And it was also bad traffic. We can not enjoy anything. so i think it is very important to choose...More

Thank Fifi I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Old Town is listed as one of the highlights of Jakarta and that probably says more about Jakarta than about the Old Town. A square with a couple of heritage buildings and could with a bit of imagination, renovation and organization be so much...More

Thank ThenTryThis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visit this place on Sunday to feel the local pulse the cacophony of children and families out on a weekend dressed to the hilt . There are many museums and cafes of yore to go to so have 2-3 hours at hand to explore .

Thank pilgrim_gsa
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Honey S
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Cobain parkir mobil nya di Jln. Cengkeh
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Response from herrichan | Reviewed this property |
try teduh hostel :)

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