Jakarta Old town – City tour
Jakarta Old city tour is one of tour activity in Jakarta to explore the history and real of local people of Jakarta. History of Jakarta Old City coming from Dutch East Indies Era, about 16th Century. Jakarta Old City Tour programs has many interesting places to visit around West & North Jakarta. Old building cover almost all area near by “Kota Tua” and Fatahillah Square that was build in early 17th century. such as Jakarta Historical Museum, Puppet Museum, Sunda Kelapa Harbor and also Kota Intan Drawbridge. Jakarta old city tour program will take you to explore about Indonesia History especially the capital city history.
Glodok China Town
Called “Glodok” is the oldest China town in Jakarta. Open markets, small shop with typical old Chinese architecture, tiny alleys and charming cracked make this area a photographer’s paradise. Visit Petak Sembilan Chinese temple dedicated to the Buddhist goddess of mercy, Kuan Yin. Built around 1650.
An old Dutch colonial house which contain great collections of Javanese leather “Wayang” puppets. Wooden “Golek” puppets and mask of Indonesia and some other part of the world. The former old Dutch Governor General graveyard also was here.
Jakarta Historical Museum
Originally built by Dutch in 1707 as Jakarta City Hall or “stad huis”. Furnished with antique furnishing, porcelain, old map and portraits, under water jail and other items used by former Dutch Governor General.
Sunda Kelapa Harbor
A kilometre north of Taman Fatahillah, the old port of Sunda Kelapa is full of magnificent Makassar schooners (pinisi). The dock scene here has barely changed for centuries, and porters unload cargo from these sailing ships by hand and trolley. Sadly, the port itself is rundown and its waters grotesquely polluted these days.
Kota Intan Drawbridge
At the north end of Kali Besar lays a small 17th century Dutch drawbridge, the last in the city, called the Kota Intan Drawbridge.
Day Tours Jakarta – Jakarta Old City Tour INCLUDING :
1. Fully Air Conditioned Private Car/ Van / Coach
2. Licensed English Speaking Tour Guide
3. All Entrance Fee
4. Mineral Water
5. Parking & Toll Fee
7. Government Tax’s and Service Charge
Day Tour Jakarta – Jakarta Old City Tour EXCLUDING :
1. Personal Expenses
3. Optional Tour
4. Tipping Tour Guide & Driver
5. Airport Pick up/ Drop
What Have to Bring ? :
2. Water Bottle
3. Money in Local Currency