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Jakarta: Old Batavia Highlights Full-Day Tour

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Embark on a captivating journey through Jakarta's Old Batavia. Be immersed in the historical ambiance at Jakarta History Museum, stroll across Kota Intan Bridge, and experience vibrant China Town.

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  • Explore the historic heart of Old Batavia, surrounded by impressive buildings
  • Walk across the iconic Kota Intan Bridge, a drawbridge from the 17th century
  • Discover the captivating world of Indonesian puppetry
  • Explore the Jakarta History Museum, where artifacts and exhibits unveil the city
  • Enjoy panoramic views of the Sunda Kelapa old harbor area


Embark on an immersive journey through Jakarta's Old Batavia, where history and culture intertwine. Begin at Fatahillah Square, the heart of Old Batavia, and transport yourself back in time amidst the historical ambiance. Explore the Jakarta History Museum, where artifacts and exhibits unveil the city's captivating past. Continue to the Wayang Museum, a treasure trove of Indonesian puppetry, where intricately crafted puppets bring ancient stories to life. Cross the iconic Kota Intan Bridge, offering panoramic views of the old harbor area and a glimpse into Jakarta's maritime heritage. Venture into Glodok China Town, a vibrant enclave that showcases the fusion of Chinese and Indonesian cultures. Lose yourself in the lively street markets, where a myriad of goods awaits, from traditional herbs to ornate lanterns. Indulge in authentic Chinese cuisine and visit the Jin De Yuan Temple, a symbol of Glodok's rich heritage. Conclude the tour at Sunda Kelapa Harbor, an ancient port that bears witness to Jakarta's seafaring past. Marvel at the traditional wooden schooners, known as 'pinisi,' and immerse yourself in the bustling activity of the dockworkers. Throughout the tour, knowledgeable guides will provide captivating insights, bringing the history and culture of each location to life. Experience the vibrant tapestry of Jakarta's heritage, where ancient traditions coexist with modern dynamism, leaving you with unforgettable memories of this enchanting journey.


Hotel pickup and drop-off English Speaking Tour Guide Driver Air-conditioned minivan Toll and Parking Fees Bottled water Entrance Fee to Historical Museum Entrance Fee to Wayang Museum Entrance Fee to Sunda Kelapa Harbor Donation to Glodok China Town

Important Information

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off services are included in this tour. Please specify your hotel name and address upon booking. The exact pickup time will be confirmed by the local partner one day prior to your activity. Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions. This tour contains a moderate amount of walking. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes. All Museum are Closed on Public Holiday and 1st Monday. If the museum are closed during your visit, the tour will visit Istiqlal Grand Mosque, Cathedral Church and Surabaya Antique Markets instead.

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