Traveling is everyone’s desire. Especially the citizens of the Indonesian capital with the hustle and bustle of their busy lives. For residents of Jakarta, do you know the most interesting tourist attractions in Jakarta?
Don’t be confused, in the midst of the hustle and bustle of the metropolitan city, Jakarta also has tourist attractions that can be used as a reference during weekend holidays.
Well, here are 15 tourist attractions in Jakarta that are the most interesting to visit.
Ocean Ecopark carries the theme of nature as its concept. The concept of nature education at Ocean Ecopark is very interesting for family vacations. Especially for those of you who want to bring children, this place is suitable to visit. The entrance ticket is also quite pocket-friendly.
In addition, Ocean Ecopark provides various rides that can be tried. Such as eco bike, outboundholic, flying fox, paintball ocean, fishing, interacting with bee houses, planting trees, and others.
Traveling in the Thousand Islands is not only fun, it can also increase knowledge. Arriving at the Thousand Islands you can see residents with various ethnicities, as well as natural offerings that can make your mind calm.
Tourism in the Thousand Islands is very interesting because you can visit many exotic islands that are lined up around it. Such as Bidadari Island, Onrust Island, Tiger Island, Ayer Island, Putri Island, and Tidung Island.
In the Thousand Islands you can also enjoy snorkeling on Tidung Island. Well, for those of you who have quite a short vacation time, a trip to the Thousand Islands is the right choice.
Angke Kapuk Nature Tourism Park
If you want to vacation on an area of 99 hectares and contain green trees, you can go on a trip to the Angke Kapuk Nature Tourism Park. There you can see a green paradise filled with mangrove trees. Besides being able to relieve your fatigue, the Alam Angke Kapuk tourist park is easy to reach by public transportation such as Trans Jakarta.
Pecenongan Culinary Tour
Pecenongan has long been known for its existence for culinary lovers. A variety of cuisine menus are available on this 600-meter-long road. Pecenongan is usually crowded from dusk to dawn.
Arriving at Pecenongan, you just have to choose what culinary you want to eat. The prices offered are also quite varied, depending on what food you buy.
Taman Prasasti Museum
For you history lovers, the most interesting tour to visit in Jakarta is the Taman Prasasti museum. Weekend getaways are great fun taking the family to the museum. In addition to the cheap entrance ticket, you will feel like you have been transported by a time machine to enjoy the past.
The Taman Prasasti Museum itself introduces the various carvings and sculptures used by the Dutch Mrs and Meneer for burial.
As an Indonesian, Jakarta’s in particular, feel less if they don’t know the history of the city. Now you can learn about the history of the city of Jakarta from the Fatahillah museum. The museum, which is located in the Old Jakarta area, is a silent witness to the twists and turns of the journey of the city of Jakarta and the people in it.
The museum building, which was built in the 1620s, was originally a town hall. The building, which is currently being inaugurated as the Fatahillah Museum, underwent several restorations, due to the unstable soil conditions in Jakarta.
Alive Museum Ancol
This tour is among the most interesting in Jakarta because it is the first 3-dimensional museum in Indonesia. Alive Museum Ancol is located at Taman Impian Jaya Ancol. In it you can feel the real sensation in every corner. Alive Museum Ancol is suitable for those of you who like to take photos because of its instagrammable design.
Ismail Marzuki Park
Well, if this one park is a favorite of young people. Because in this place you can enjoy art performances, ranging from poetry readings, painting and handicraft exhibitions, to music and dance performances.
Interestingly, Taman Ismail Marzuki is open 24 hours. Besides that, you can also visit the planetarium which is part of Taman Ismail Marzuki.
Who doesn’t know Ragunan Zoo? Yep, the garden is home to about 290 species of animals. This garden, which is located in the South Jakarta area, can be an option for those of you who want to reminisce with rare animals, or even want to introduce different types of animals to children.
Not only that, the Ragunan Zoo can also be a fun recreation place.
Situ Lembang Park
Another exciting and interesting tour is at Situ Lembang Park. The attraction of Situ Lembang Park is the lake which is quite wide and filled with lotus trees. It can also be seen from Situ Lembang Park that tall and shady trees are suitable for a place to relax with family.
Another facility at Situ Lembang Park is a special play area for children. So you don’t have to worry about taking your children to Situ Lembang Park.
Srengseng City Forest
This urban forest, which is located in the West Jakarta area, is the right lung for the city to unwind. Equipped with facilities consisting of a playground, jogging track, rock climbing facilities, lake, to an amphitheater, making you more comfortable to linger in the Srengseng City Forest. Pretty interesting isn’t it?
Traveling in Menteng Park does not need to take out the contents of your wallet, aka free. The facilities provided include sports venues, playgrounds, free wifi to culinary tours. Menteng Park, located in Central Jakarta, is the most pocket-friendly tourist spot.
Ancol Beach is a beach that has a fairly long coastline. There are several beaches located along this coastline, including Indah Beach, Elok Beach, Ria Beach, Ancol Carnival Beach, and Ancol Festival Beach.
However, Ancollah Beach has the most complete facilities. At Ancol Beach you can find many playgrounds, because Ancol Beach is a beach with the most complete facilities in Indonesia. Especially if you want to go on a water tour, you will definitely enjoy it very much.
Sea World Ancol
Sea World Ancol which is part of the Ancol Dreamland Park is on the list of the most interesting tourist attractions. Because here you can play in the water with the fish, and watch the divers show.
Water recreation that is no less exciting and interesting is Waterboom Jakarta. Located in the Pantai Indah Kapuk area, this water park provides many water games including water slides known as aquatube which has a length of 118 m. Next there is the hairpin, the wizzard, twizter, speedslide, and others.
So, those are the 15 most interesting tourist attractions in Jakarta. Of course, it can’t be separated from the icon of the city of Jakarta, namely Monas, which can also be used as a choice for your family weekend trip.