"Look" at Jakarta - Private City Tour


Tour Number

Activity Level



Shore Excursion, Local Experience, First Time Visitor, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent), Indonesian (fluent)

Discover precious Jakarta starting from the central modern Jakarta side, and the old part of Jakarta with its History

We will bring you to "look" closely at Jakarta. Exploring the central part as the "New Jakarta" with high buildings and the down town of this city and the high class residential area, and continue to the west and north Jakarta as the old part of the city with the Dutch colonial buildings. Next continue to "look" at the main gate of Jakarta during the Sunda Kingdom (Hindu Buddhist era), Islam era, and also Dutch era. Its called Sunda Kelapa harbour. We will explore this harbour by boating with the local people's traditional boat and "look" at the Phinisi Schooners as Indonesian traditional boats.

After enjoying our boating, we will continue by visiting the fisherman village at the north coast of Jakarta and "look" at the traditional fish market and the village.

Another place that we will visit is China town to "look" at oldest Chinese temple here. And walking tour by visiting local market (wet market) that sell fresh agriculture products, fish, and food. Enjoy the tour in China town with bajay (tuktuk).


This tour will start by visiting the old part of Jakarta at the west and north part.
1st we will visit Sunda kelapa harbour as the main gate of old Jakarta and continue to fisherman village to see the local people residents, and also the fish market and see the way for processing salty fish. From the harbour, continue to the old city to see the Dutch colonial building and its history. The old part of Jakarta continues by visiting China Town and seeing the temple (petak sembilan) that was built in 1650 and walking tour of a traditional market, and enjoy the experience by riding bajay (tuktuk) in China Town.

Next, we continue to central Jakarta (the new Jakarta) to see the down town with sites such as National monument as the icon, president palace, high buildings at the down town, menteng area as high class residential area, and stop at Obama's primary school.

After exploring the new part of Jakarta, our tour will end and I will drop you to the place that you want.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Base on the request of the traveller (hotel, airport, seaport, or anywhere).

End location: Based on the request of the traveller.

Duration: 7 hours


Private car ( Toyota Avanza / Toyota Innova / Daihatsu Luxio / suzuki APV)

What’s Included

Other: - Tour guide service.
- Private car which seats max 4 people.
- Rental of local boat at Sunda Kelapa Harbour.
- Bajay (tuktuk)
- Refreshment
- Entrance ticket
- Toll and parking

Estimated Local Cash Needed

100000 Rupiah - - Please prepare Indonesian rupiah for local transaction.
- Local payment will be needed to pay for meals, or if we want to buy something at local shop.
- Restaurants accept credit card.

What’s Extra

Other: - Meals
- Any personal purchases or expenses.

A Recent Review of this tour

Ratih is friendly and an excellent tour guide. She is so flexible and custom made our tour even on the same day of touring according to our needs. Had a great tour with her ! Will definitely recommend her !
Suganthee Nalliannen

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