As you look for Indonesia holiday packages, consider visiting Jakarta as it is Indonesia’s capital. On this Jakarta tour, discover the old – traditional Indonesian boats known as Bugis phinisi schooners, Fatahillah Square located in the center of the Old Batavia, Glodok which is Jakarta’s historic Chinatown, Merdeka Palace, National Museum and Jakarta’s neo-gothic Roman Catholic Cathedral – and the new – National Monument or "MONAS", Merdeka Square and Istiqlal Mosque.
Day 1: Arrival in Jakarta (No meal)
Welcome to Jakarta
Upon arrival at Jakarta airport, your Jakarta tour guide will meet and welcome you.
Day 2: Jakarta (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Modern and Historical Jakarta
Discover the old and new Jakarta on this tour. Have a tour of Fatahillah Square which is located in the center of the Old Batavia and home to Museum Fatahillah that illustrates Jakarta’s long history. Drop by Sunda Kelapa Harbor, an inter-island harbor where you will find Bugis phinisi schooners at anchor. Explore Glodok, Jakarta’s historic Chinatown, touted to be the largest Chinatown region in the country and one of the largest in the world. Visit iconic landmarks such as National Monument or “MONAS”, Merdeka Square, Merdeka Palace, National Museum, Jakarta’s neo-gothic Roman Catholic Cathedral and Istiqlal Mosque.
Day 3: Departure from Jakarta (Breakfast)
Free and Easy
Free till departure transfer to Jakarta airport for homebound flight.
Jakarta has a tropical climate, with an average temperature of 27.6 °C and annual rainfall of 1855 mm. Regardless of the seasons, Jakarta is hot and humid. Hot temperature and high humidity can make one feel clammy so light cotton clothes are essential.
The seasons in Jakarta are as follow:
- Dry – June to September are months when Jakarta is more dry, with August being the driest month. Visitors will find it easier to tour the city without worrying about being caught in the rain.
- Rainy – October to May are months when Jakarta expects irregular downpours, with February tending to have the most rainfall. While it is the rainy season, there are frequent sunny days and days with light showers.