6 Historical Buildings In Bandung Which Are Popular Among Tourists

5/28/2017
Bandung is a city in West Java Province that blanketed of many histories, even had become the center of Netherlands government in the colonial era. So, no wonder if there are many places and historical buildings in this city. Some buildings are already damaged or not maintained, but there are also some buildings, which are still worth it for us to visit.

And here they are 6 historical buildings in Bandung that are visited by many tourists:

- Bandung Square (Alun-Alun Bandung)

6 Historical Buildings In Bandung Which Are Popular Among Tourists

Bandung Square is located at st. Asia Afrika, Regol, Bandung. This place is surrounded by various places for shopping, such as st. Dalem Kaum, st. Dewi Sartika, st. Otto Iskandardinata, and also st. Sudirman.

- Bandung Great Mosque (Masjid Agung Bandung)

6 Historical Buildings In Bandung Which Are Popular Among Tourists

Bandung Great Mosque is also located at st. Asia Afrika, Regol, Bandung. This mosque was built in 1812. Bandung Great Mosque has a characteristic of two towers. The mosque has been renovated in several times.

- Merdeka Building (Gedung Merdeka)

6 Historical Buildings In Bandung Which Are Popular Among Tourists

Gedung Merdeka is located at st. Asia Afrika, Braga, Sumur Bandung, Bandung. The Asian-African Conference in 1955 was held in this building. Gedung Merdeka becomes a museum that we can visit. This beautiful building is a quite famous tourist spot, both for domestic and foreign tourists.

- Pakuan Building (Gedung Pakuan)

6 Historical Buildings In Bandung Which Are Popular Among Tourists

Gedung Pakuan which can be called Gedung Gubernuran is located at st. Cicendo, Sumur Bandung, Bandung. This building was built in 1864 and became a house of the first Priangan Resident. Until this day, Gedung Pakuan is still used as a house for the Governor of West Java.

- Gedung Sate

6 Historical Buildings In Bandung Which Are Popular Among Tourists

Gedung Sate is located at st. Diponegoro, Bandung Wetan, Bandung. Gedung Sate was built in 1920. The building named Gedung Sate, because right in the middle of the top of this building, there are ornaments that resemble a skewer. Gedung Sate became the central government of West Java Province.

- Villa Isola

6 Historical Buildings In Bandung Which Are Popular Among Tourists

Villa Isola is located in Sukasari, Bandung. This beautiful building is built in 1933 and designed by C.P. Wolf Schoemaker. Villa Isola had become a hotel, before finally used as the office of Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia (UPI) rectorate.

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That's the 6th quite famous historical buildings in Bandung. In addition to a beauty of these buildings, the historical value that these buildings have, also makes them worth it for us to visit. Remember, to always maintain the cleanliness and the beauty of historic buildings, that you have visit.

5 Exotic Crater That Becomes A Favorite Tourist Attraction In Bandung

5/27/2017
As we've discussed in a previous article, that Bandung has some beautiful mountains, which deserve to be a climbing objects. Well, from several mountains that have been discussed, there are a number of mountains that have a crater. And because of the beauty of these craters, they have been transformed into a tourist objects, which are visited by many tourists. Therefore, in this article, we'll discuss about some beautiful crater in Bandung.

Here they are, 5 exotic craters in Bandung that will amaze you:

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- White Crater (Kawah Putih)

5 Exotic Crater That Becomes A Favorite Tourist Attraction In Bandung

Kawah Putih is located in Ciwidey Village, Ciwidey, South Bandung. This crater is quite famous, and even already often used as a shooting location for movies or video clips, and also used as a background for pre-wedding photos. Kawah Putih is formed by the eruption of Patuha Mountain in Bandung.

- Queen Crater (Kawah Ratu)

5 Exotic Crater That Becomes A Favorite Tourist Attraction In Bandung

Kawah Ratu is located on Tangkuban Perahu Mountain, which is a legendary mountain for the Sundanese, because it's covered by the legend of Sangkuriang. The Visitors are not allowed to approach this crater area, so we just only can enjoy Kawah Ratu's beauty from a distance. Kawah Ratu is very beautiful and makes it worth for you to visit.

- Domas Crater (Kawah Domas)

5 Exotic Crater That Becomes A Favorite Tourist Attraction In Bandung

The location of Kawah Domas is near to Kawah Ratu. Precisely, is located in the area of Tangkuban Perahu Mountain. In Kawah Domas, there is a hot spring that containing sulfur. Believed, by bathing in the hot spring of Kawah Domas, the skin diseases that we suffer can be cured easily.

- Upas Crater (Kawah Upas)

5 Exotic Crater That Becomes A Favorite Tourist Attraction In Bandung

Still in the same area with Kawah Domas and Kawah Ratu, Kawah Upas is also located on Tangkuban Perahu Mountain. It is true, that Kawah Upas is smaller than Kawah Ratu, but this crater has a remarkable natural beauty also.

- Kamojang Crater (Kawah Kamojang)

5 Exotic Crater That Becomes A Favorite Tourist Attraction In Bandung

Kawah Kamojang is located in the southeast of Bandung City. This crater is used as a geothermal power plant and managed by PT. Pertamina. In addition to Kawah Kamojang, there are also some other craters in this location, as well as Kawah Kereta Api, Kawah Manuk, Kawah Berecek, Kawah Sekarat, and Kawah Hijau.

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That's the 5 beautiful crater in Bandung that will amaze you. For those of you who love to visit a natural-themed tourist attraction, the exotic craters in Bandung that we've discussed above, can be an alternative tourist attraction that you can visit. However, remember to always maintain cleanliness in the tourist objects that you've visit.

9 Beautiful Waterfalls That You Shouldn't Miss In Bandung

5/23/2017
Bandung City is the capital of West Java Province, Indonesia. This city is surrounded by mountains, and making this big city as one among many cities in Indonesia, which has a lot of natural attractions such as waterfalls. And in this article, we will discuss about some beautiful waterfall a.k.a Curug in Bandung Raya, which you must visit while on vacation in this area.

Here they are 9 Beautiful waterfalls a.k.a Curug in Bandung Raya:

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- Waterfall a.k.a Curug Malela

9 Beautiful Waterfalls That You Shouldn't Miss In Bandung Raya

Waterfall a.k.a Curug Malela is located in Cicadas Village, Rongga District, West Bandung. Many people call this waterfall as Niagara Mini at the western end of Bandung. The width of Malela Waterfall is reached up to 70 meters and has a height of about 60 meters. Malela's name comes from the name of a King named Prabu Taji Malela, who is a figure for local residents. You can find the Prabu Taji Malela's grave on the cliff at the right of the waterfall.

- Waterfall a.k.a Curug Citambur

9 Beautiful Waterfalls That You Shouldn't Miss In Bandung Raya

Waterfall a.k.a Curug Citambur is located on the border of Ciwidey and Cianjur regency. Access to this exotic place is quite difficult. According to local residents and also local authorities, it's believed that this waterfall has a height of about 130 meters.

- Waterfall a.k.a Curug Dago

9 Beautiful Waterfalls That You Shouldn't Miss In Bandung Raya

Waterfall a.k.a Curug Dago is located in Ciumbuleuit Village, Cidadap District, Bandung. Dago Waterfall has a historical treasure from the Kingdom of Thailand. This is because, not far from the location of this waterfall, there are two inscriptions of a slate relic from 1,818. According to historians, these two inscriptions are relics from King Rama V (King Chulalongkorn) and King Rama VII (Pradjathipok Pharaminthara), whoever visit  Dago Waterfall.

- Waterfall a.k.a Curug Batu Templek

9 Beautiful Waterfalls That You Shouldn't Miss In Bandung Raya

Waterfall a.k.a Curug Batu Templek is located in Pasir Impun, Ujung Berung. Uniquely, the water flow of this waterfall, come out from the sidelines of the rocks. Batu Templek is typical of Metamorphic rock, which is formed due to pressure and geothermal flux.

- Waterfall a.k.a Curug Panganten

9 Beautiful Waterfalls That You Shouldn't Miss In Bandung Raya

Waterfall a.k.a Curug Panganten is located in Desa Padaasih, Cisarua District, West Bandung. Panganten Waterfall is located at an altitude of 1,050 meters above sea level and has a height of about 50 meters.

- Waterfall a.k.a Curug Bugbrug

9 Beautiful Waterfalls That You Shouldn't Miss In Bandung Raya

Waterfall a.k.a Curug Bugbrug is located in Kertawangi Village, Cisarua District, West Bandung. This waterfall is located at an altitude of 1,050 meters above sea level. The perfect time to visit Bugbrug Waterfall is during the rainy season. When the rainy season, the water volume of this waterfall is very large, and that is the main attraction of Bugbrug Waterfall.

- Waterfall a.k.a Curug Sawer

9 Beautiful Waterfalls That You Shouldn't Miss In Bandung Raya

Waterfall a.k.a Curug Sawer is located in Cililin Village, Cililin District, West Bandung. Sawer Waterfall is managed by KPH Perhutani and is located at an altitude of 1,700 meters above sea level.

- Waterfall a.k.a Curug Cinulang

9 Beautiful Waterfalls That You Shouldn't Miss In Bandung Raya

Waterfall a.k.a Curug Cinulang is located on the border between Bandung City and Sumedang City. Cinulang Waterfall is a twin waterfall that has a height of about 50 meters and located at an altitude of 1,000 meters above sea level. At the time of the rainy season, this waterfall has a fairly heavy flow of water, so we shouldn't too close to the center of this waterfall.

- Waterfall a.k.a Curug Omas

9 Beautiful Waterfalls That You Shouldn't Miss In Bandung Raya

Waterfall a.k.a Curug Omas is located inside the Forest Park (Taman Hutan Raya or Tahura) Ir. H. Juanda, and it's in the Maribaya tourist attraction area. This waterfall has a height of about 30 meters, which on the Cikawari river. Above this waterfall, there is a bridge.

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That's the 9th beautiful waterfalls in Bandung Raya. Surely, for those of you who are nature lovers, the natural attractions of a waterfall that we have discussed above, can be an alternative tourist attraction that you must visit while visiting Bandung City. However, remember to always keep the beauty of these tourist objects, by maintaining cleanliness at these places.

6 Beautiful Mountain In Bandung That Are Worth It For Being Ascent Objects

5/22/2017
Bandung is the largest city in West Java Province, as well as the capital of this province. There are a lot of important history that exist in this city, among them is the foundation of the first technical college in Indonesia that is Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), and became the venue of the Asian-African Conference in 1955.

Around Bandung Raya (Metropolitan Region of Bandung), there are some mountains, that are not less beautiful and deserve to be a spot of climbing. The average mountain in Bandung, has a height of fewer than 3,000 meters above sea level, so it's very suitable for a beginner climber. However, for professional climbers, there is no harm as well to climb the mountains in Bandung.

Well, for those of you who feel so curious about the mountains around Bandung Raya, then you must read this article to a complete. Because in this article, we'll discuss about the mountains around Bandung, which is quite beautiful and worth it to climb.

Here they are 6 mountains in Bandung Raya who are always waiting for you to climb:

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- Manglayang Mountain

6 Beautiful Mountain In Bandung That Are Worth It For Being Ascent Objects

Manglayang Mountain is located on the border of Bandung and Sumedang. Perhaps, not many know the existence of this mountain, because Manglayang Mountain is not very popular. Even so, this mountain is worth it to climb. Manglayang Mountain has a height of about 1,818 meters above sea level, and has a climbing track that is not really difficult, so it's very suitable for both beginner and professional climbers.

- Rakutak Mountain

6 Beautiful Mountain In Bandung That Are Worth It For Being Ascent Objects

Rakutak Mountain is located on the border of Bandung and Garut. This mountain has a height of about 1,922 meters above sea level. However, although no really high, but the track to reach the top of this mountain is quite difficult. So, you have to takes extra energy to reach the top of Rakutak Mountain. At the top of this mountain, there is a beautiful lake called Danau Ciharus (Ciharus Lake).

- Burangrang Mountain

6 Beautiful Mountain In Bandung That Are Worth It For Being Ascent Objects

Burangrang Mountain is located in District Cisarua, West Bandung. This mountain is quite famous and often used for Diksar, by several universities in Bandung. Burangrang Mountain has a height of about 2,050 meters above sea level. When climbing to the summit of Mount Burangrang, we also can see the beautiful scenery, from Situ Lembang (Lembang Lake).

- Tangkuban Parahu Mountain

6 Beautiful Mountain In Bandung That Are Worth It For Being Ascent Objects

Tangkuban Parahu Mountain is famous for its Sangkuriang legend, so it becomes one of the mountains around Bandung that are worth it to climb. This mountain has a height of about 2,084 meters above sea level. In this mountain, there is also a tourist attraction in the form of a fairly beautiful crater, named Kawah Ratu (Queen Crater) and Kawah Upas (Upas Crater).

- Bukit Tunggul Mountain

6 Beautiful Mountain In Bandung That Are Worth It For Being Ascent Objects

Bukit Tunggul Mountain is located in Lembang, North Bandung. The height of this mountain is about 2,209 meters above sea level. This is one of the mountains, created by the eruption of Sunda Mountain, in pre-historic times. At the top of this mountain, the climbers can find one of the sites, which is believed to be a relic of the Megalithic era. The remains are a Punden Berundak (Terraces), with a dry pond at the top. The historic site is named Babalongan by local people.

- Malabar Mountains

6 Beautiful Mountain In Bandung That Are Worth It For Being Ascent Objects

The southern part of Bandung Regency is surrounded by a mountains range called the Malabar. This mountain has some peaks, such as Malabar Mountain, Puntang Mountain, Puncak Mega and Puncak Haruman. The highest peak in this range is 2.343 meters above sea level. It makes these mountains, as the highest mountain around Bandung.

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That's the 6th mountain in Bandung Raya wich is suitable for you to climb. For those of you who like to climb mountains, and looking for mountains in Bandung Raya that are worth it to climb, there is no harm to try the mountains that we have discussed above. Do not forget to always maintain cleanliness in these mountains.

8 Specialties Food Of Betawi Or Jakarta City That You Must Taste

5/21/2017
Actually, Betawi has a many delicious specialties food. However, along with the rapid development of Jakarta, Betawi food is increasingly difficult to find. The specialties food of Betawi which is indigenous of Jakarta City, are influenced by Chinese, European, and Saudi Arabia culture. Delicious and tasty flavors are the hallmark of Betawi typical foods. And for those of you who want to know about the typical foods of Betawi or Jakarta, then you should read this article to a complete. Because we'll discuss about Betawi Foods that have ever been popular.

Here they are 8 typical foods of Betawi or Jakarta which was popular among the community:

- Kerak Telor

8 Specialties Food Of Betawi Or Jakarta City That You Must Taste

Kerak Telor is a very famous Betawi specialties food. Kerak Telor is almost similar with Martabak, which distinguishes from its contents. The contents of Kerak Telor are sticky rice and also sweet potatoes. How to cook Kerak Telor is to be heated on a charcoal stove.

- Nasi Uduk

8 Specialties Food Of Betawi Or Jakarta City That You Must Taste

Nasi Uduk made from white rice cooked with spices. The spices that use to make Nasi Uduk, are salt, coconut milk, lemongrass leaves, bay leaves, and orange leaves. Nasi Uduk has a delicious taste. Usually, Nasi Uduk mixed with Telur Dadar, Semur Jengkol, Ayam Goreng (Fried Chicken), Empal, Kentang Balado, and Sambal Kacang.

- Gado-Gado

8 Specialties Food Of Betawi Or Jakarta City That You Must Taste

The foreigners call Gado-Gado as 'Indonesian salad'. Gado-Gado contains lontong or ketupat, vegetables, crackers, and fried onion. Gado-Gado is usually eaten at breakfast, lunch, or dinner. In Jakarta itself, there are many Gado-Gado sellers.

- Ketoprak

8 Specialties Food Of Betawi Or Jakarta City That You Must Taste

Ketoprak is made of ketupat or lontong which is combined with vermicelli, bean sprouts, and also tofu. The ingredients are then doused with peanut sauce, which makes Ketoprak was very tasty when eaten. When eaten, Ketoprak usually accompanied by crackers.

- Semur Jengkol

8 Specialties Food Of Betawi Or Jakarta City That You Must Taste

Semur Jengkol is one and only Betawi typical food, which actually comes from Betawi society. Betawi people can turn Jengkol into a delicious dish of stews. To eliminate the smell of Jengkol, usually, they will be soaked in lime water, or in water rice stalk stew.

- Soto Betawi

8 Specialties Food Of Betawi Or Jakarta City That You Must Taste

Soto Betawi is very tasty. The meat contained in Soto Betawi was tender, and the gravy was very tasty. This Betawi typical food is suitable to be eaten with white rice when lunch time arrives.

- Laksa Betawi

8 Specialties Food Of Betawi Or Jakarta City That You Must Taste

Laksa Betawi contains vermicelli, egg, Perkedel, basil leaf, and chives. This Betawi specialties food, are much influenced by Chinese food, but still has a tasty and sweet flavor.

- Ketupat Or Lontong Sayur

8 Specialties Food Of Betawi Or Jakarta City That You Must Taste

Ketupat Sayur is a Betawi typical food, which is usually used as a menu for breakfast. Ketupat Sayur is made from ketupat or lontong slices, which are given a tasty coconut milk sauce. Ketupat Sayur usually given flavorings such as fried onions, soybeans, and crackers.

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That is the 8th typical food of Jakarta that is very popular among the people. Well, for those of you who are in Jakarta and feel confused in searching for delicious food to eat, you should try the Betawi specialties food that we have discussed above. These foods have a very delicious taste.

7 Recommended Unique-Themed Restaurant That You Must Visit In Jakarta

5/20/2017
There are many recommended of culinary attraction in Jakarta, even some of them have become a famous restaurant for their delicious food. However, in addition to a delicious food, the restaurant has become famous, because of the concept or unique theme that carried by the restaurant. Of course, the food in the restaurants is equally delicious.

Because of uniqueness, the restaurants we'll discuss in this article has been reviewed in the mass media, especially in the mass media based online. Well, for those of you who are curious about these unique restaurants, then you should read this article to complete. Because in this article we'll discuss about the unique culinary attractions or restaurants in Jakarta, and certainly obligatory for you to visit.

Here they are 7 recommended unique restaurant you have visit in Jakarta:

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- Talaga Sampireun Restaurant

7 Recommended Unique-Themed Restaurant That You Must Visit In Jakarta

Talaga Sampireun Restaurant is located in Ancol, North Jakarta. In this restaurant, you will be treated to natural scenery of a beautiful lake, and make it look like a village above the water. Ikan Patin Bakar is a mainstay menu at this restaurant, even the menu is very well known, among the regular customers of Talaga Sampireun Restaurant.

Hospitalis restaurant

7 Recommended Unique-Themed Restaurant That You Must Visit In Jakarta

Hospitalis Restaurant or Hospitalis Resto & Bar is located in Kebayoran Baru, South Jakarta. This restaurant has a hospital theme, making this restaurant is very unique. The seat is made like a wheelchair, and also the dining table is made to resemble the dining table in a hospital. The waiters in this unique restaurant are wearing a doctor's costumes as well as a nurse's costumes.

- Nanny's Pavillon Restaurant

7 Recommended Unique-Themed Restaurant That You Must Visit In Jakarta

Nanny's Pavillon Restaurant is an American-themed restaurant. This restaurant consists of several outlets, which have different themes, ranging from outlets with the theme of a bathroom, bedroom, children's room, library, etc. The delicious mainstay menu of this restaurant is the menu of various Chicken Wings and Heavy Alvins Potato.

- Bong Kopitown Restaurant

7 Recommended Unique-Themed Restaurant That You Must Visit In Jakarta

Bong Kopitown Restaurant is located in Kelapa Gading, North Jakarta. This is a prison-themed restaurant, where each room is shaped like a prison cell, containing a number of chairs and tables. Another uniqueness of this restaurant came from the servants who wear a prisoner costume. The mainstay menu of this restaurant, is chicken porridge, fried rice, and also a cup of hot black coffee.

- Dia Lo Gue Restaurant

7 Recommended Unique-Themed Restaurant That You Must Visit In Jakarta

Dia Lo Gue Restaurant is located in Kemang, South Jakarta. Dia Lo Gue is actually a coffee shop combined with an artspace. But be sure, that you will never feel bored to visit this place. Because every month this restaurant always has a different decoration.

- Playground Restaurant

7 Recommended Unique-Themed Restaurant That You Must Visit In Jakarta

This is a Playground-themed restaurant. All the interiors at this restaurant have a children's playground theme, such as swinging chairs, rotatable tables, toy cars, and many others.

- The Lab Cafe

7 Recommended Unique-Themed Restaurant That You Must Visit In Jakarta

The Lab Cafe is located in Penjaringan, North Jakarta. This is a lab-themed cafe. All the interiors in this cafe, are things that come from the laboratory and will make you miss the school days.

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That's the 7th most unique-theme restaurant in Jakarta. Well, for those of you who want a different atmosphere while eating some food, we recommend you the restaurants that we have discussed above to visit. No only the feeling of satiety that you can feel, but also the excitement you will get there.

5 Beautiful Lakes That Are Worthy For You To Visit In Jakarta City

5/17/2017
For those of you who are in Jakarta and surrounding areas, then want to spend your weekend time or vacation in natural-themed tourist objects, you don't need to go out of Jakarta. Because in Jakarta City, there are some beautiful lakes, which you can visit to spend your holiday time with family, or just relaxing while eliminating the fatigue of the daily exhausting routine.

Here they are 5 Beautiful Lakes in Jakarta:

- Setu Babakan Lake

5 Beautiful Lakes That Are Worthy For You To Visit In Jakarta City

Setu Babakan Lake is located in Srengseng Sawah, Jagakarsa, South Jakarta, precisely is located in Kampung Betawi Setu Babakan. Many activities that you can do in this lake, ranging from a duck boat wich you can use to surround the lake, or just sit back while looking at the natural scenery. In addition, there are many food stalls or hawker stalls, which you can find around Setu Babakan Lake. But, don't forget to taste a variety of Betawi culinary, as well as delicious Kerak Telor.

- Situ Lembang Lake

5 Beautiful Lakes That Are Worthy For You To Visit In Jakarta City

Situ Lembang Lake is located at st. Terusan Lembang, Menteng, Central Jakarta. Situ Lembang Lake has a beautiful scenery. If you come to coincide when the lotus tree is blooming, the beautiful scenery of this lake will become clearer. The calm lake atmosphere makes Situ Lembang Lake more comfortable for you to visit. Fishing activities are one of the many activities done, by the visitors in this lake.

- Sunter Lake

5 Beautiful Lakes That Are Worthy For You To Visit In Jakarta City

Sunter Lake is located in Tanjung Priok, North Jakarta. In this lake, there is a facility in the form of a duck boat, which you can use to surround the lake. In the afternoon, the lake is usually increasingly crowded by tourists. Today, Sunter Lake is becoming more and more popular among Jakarta residents, especially after a periodic purge by the local government, which makes the lake more organized and also more beautiful.

- Ria Rio Reservoir

5 Beautiful Lakes That Are Worthy For You To Visit In Jakarta City

Ria Rio Reservoir is located in Kayu Putih, Pulo Gadung, East Jakarta. Ria Rio Reservoir has an area of 26 hectares. After beautified, Ria Rio Reservoir is increasingly crowded by tourists. Garden benches and walkways have been provided to keep these reservoirs more organized. And this is one of the reservoirs that deserve for you to visit.

- Pluit Reservoir

5 Beautiful Lakes That Are Worthy For You To Visit In Jakarta City

Pluit Reservoir is located in Penjaringan, North Jakarta. The area of Pluit Reservoir reaches up to 80 hectares, which 10 hectares of them are parks and tourist areas. There are plenty of lawn chairs that visitors can use, and there are also tracks for jogging or biking. Pluit Reservoir area is comfortable and also clean, making the tourists who visit in this reservoir, feel so happy to spend vacation time there.

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That's the 5 beautiful lakes in Jakarta that you must visit while vacationing in this big city. For those of you who take the time to visit the lakes that we have discussed above, don't forget to always keep the cleanliness in that attractions, so the beauty of these lakes can be maintained properly.

9 Most Popular Religious-Themed Tourist Attraction In Jakarta

5/16/2017
Some residents of Jakarta, prefer a vacation out of town or go to the mall, to spend their weekend. But in a fact, Jakarta itself has a lot of tourist destinations, which in addition to very unique also fairly cheap. Just like the tourist objects with a religious theme. Besides, don't need to spend a lot of money, this places can also make our soul become more peaceful.

And for those of you who are curious about the objects of religion-themed tourist attractions in Jakarta, then you should read this article to complete. Because in this article, we will discuss about some religious-themed attractions, that located in the Jakarta City.

Here they are 9 religious tourism destinations that are quite popular in DKI Jakarta:

- Jakarta Islamic Center (JIC)

9 Most Popular Religious-Themed Tourist Attraction In Jakarta

Jakarta Islamic Center or often called JIC is located in Koja, North Jakarta. JIC is a place of development and learning about Islam. As a place to development and learning about Islam, JIC is equipped with a library containing books for learning about the history of Islam.

- Istiqlal Mosque (Masjid Istiqlal)

9 Most Popular Religious-Themed Tourist Attraction In Jakarta

Istiqlal Mosque is located in Pasar Baru, Sawah Besar, Central Jakarta. This mosque is very popular, both for residents of Jakarta and for residents outside Jakarta. The Istiqlal Mosque means the Merdeka Mosque. The area of Istiqlal Mosque is about 9.5 hectares, which can accommodate over 200,000 people.

- Sunda Kelapa Great Mosque (Masjid Agung Sunda Kelapa)

9 Most Popular Religious-Themed Tourist Attraction In Jakarta

Sunda Kelapa Great Mosque is located in Menteng, Central Jakarta. The building of this mosque is similar to a boat. And is a symbol of the Port of Sunda Kelapa, which in the past became the place of a Muslim merchant spread Islamic Shari'a, and also doing a trade.

- Al-Azhar Grand Mosque (Masjid Agung Al-Azhar)

9 Most Popular Religious-Themed Tourist Attraction In Jakarta

Al-Azhar Grand Mosque is located in Selong, Kebayoran Baru, South Jakarta. The building of this mosque which was confirmed by the Jakarta Administration as one of the 18 historical development sites of Jakarta city, was made with a blend of the architectural style of Hij 'Mosque in Saudi Arabia and Qibtiyah Mosque in Egypt. Since 1967 the mosque has established formal education institutions, ranging from TKIA, SDIA, SMPIA, SMAIA, until finally founded Al-Azhar University of Indonesia.

- Masjid Perahu

9 Most Popular Religious-Themed Tourist Attraction In Jakarta

Masjid Perahu is located in Menteng Dalam, South Jakarta. The boat that contained in the mosque is used as a place for ablution (wudhu), before doing Sholat. According to Imam Masjid Perahu, the boat was a symbolizes of Prophet Noah history.

- Jakarta Cathedral Church (Gereja Katedral Jakarta)

9 Most Popular Religious-Themed Tourist Attraction In Jakarta

Jakarta Cathedral Church is located in Pasar Baru, Sawah Besar, Central Jakarta. It is the oldest Catholic church in Jakarta, that built in 1901 with a neo-gothic architectural style, just like as churches that can be found in mainland of Europe. In this church, there is a museum that contains about 400 collections of goods. The museum in this church is complete enough to explain the Catholic tradition.

- Tugu Church (Gereja Tugu)

9 Most Popular Religious-Themed Tourist Attraction In Jakarta

Tugu Church is located in Semper Barat, Cilincing, North Jakarta. This old building is a Portuguese heritage that had occupied Indonesia. This church was built in 1740. Inside this church, there are some relics of history, which is still complete and also still intact since the Portuguese era.

- Dharma Bhakti Monastery (Vihara Dharma Bhakti)

9 Most Popular Religious-Themed Tourist Attraction In Jakarta

Vihara Dharma Bhakti is located in Glodok, Tamansari, West Jakarta. This Buddhist place of worship also became a popular religious tourism spot. This is because, this monastery is the oldest monastery in Jakarta, which is about 740 years old. This monastery was built in 1650, by a Chinese Lieutenant named Kwee Hoen. Vihara Dharma Bhakti is known as the center of Chinese festivals celebration.

- Aditya Jaya Temple (Pura Aditya Jaya)

9 Most Popular Religious-Themed Tourist Attraction In Jakarta

Aditya Jaya Temple is located in Rawamangun, Pulo Gadung, East Jakarta. It is the largest Hindu temple in Jakarta. The ornament of this place is typical Balinese style. The fascinating statue in this Pura Aditya Jaya is the statue of Goddess Saraswati, who is the wife of Lord Brahma.

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That's the 9 religious sights that you can visit in Jakarta. In addition to being an alternative tourist attraction that you can visit, these religious theme attractions can also give us further understanding, about the development of a religion that we profess. Remember to always maintain cleanliness in the tourist places that you've visited.