Tourism in Jakarta
Jakarta, in Indonesia, has a strong and dynamic tourism sector, which is an advanced city, and is constantly renewed, as it is intended by millions of visitors, tourists from different parts of the world, each of the many attractions, it includes many sites, each of which has many attractions. Historic, cultural centers, and scenic landscapes.
The most important tourist attractions in Jakarta
Jakarta has many attractive tourist attractions, and the following is a reminder of the most important:
the National Museum
The National Museum is considered the most important museum in Indonesia, and it is located in a building dating back to one thousand eight hundred and sixty-two, and displays inside it many artistic works, and historical relics dating back thousands of years, including: It is a very old stone image, and wood carvings are finely carved.
The Jakarta Museum of History
The Jakarta History Museum is located in Fathallah Square, and it is considered one of the most important museums in the city; it contains many historical artifacts that express what the Dutch government left during the colonial period.
Istiqlal Mosque is located in the central part of Jakarta, knowing that its construction work started during the sixties of the last century, and continued until the year one thousand nine hundred and seventy-eight, and it is considered the fourth largest mosque in the world; it can accommodate about two hundred and fifty thousand .
The Independence Monument is located in the Freedom Square, and it is a commemoration of the Indonesian independence, noting that its height reaches about one hundred and thirty-seven meters, and it includes in its base an exhibition of a group of works and pieces that express the history of the country’s independence.
The Kite Museum is located in the southern part of the city of Jakarta, and it is considered a very suitable place for families to visit. It includes many kites of different shapes, and different types within many forms, such as: dragon, fish, or horse.