Wednesday, June 20, 2012

ASIAN ATTRACTIONS: Jakarta, Indonesia


Known as the capital city of Indonesia, Jakarta is one of the designated tourist areas in the country. With more than 300 ethnic groups, Jakarta exhibits a diversity in culture and religious traditions; a perfect place to unwind and explore. Here are some of the best places to visit.

Miniature Park


The Miniature Park is a cultural recreation park located in East, Jakarta. Locally known as Taman Mini Indonesia Indah, this 250 acres park features the rich Indonesian clothing, architecture, dances and traditions, and other aspects of the daily life in Indonesia’s 26 provinces. This park also houses a tropical bird park, museum, Keong Emas Imax Cinema, cable cars and other recreational facilities to keep its visitors engaged.

Ragunan Zoo


Located in Pasar Minggu, South Jakarta, Ragunan Zoo is a 140-hectares lot which highlights over 270 species of animals. This Zoo exhibits various animals grouped according to its kind; there are over 3,122 specimens of reptiles, mammals, birds and other animals. This animal sanctuary also houses endangered and threatened animals from all parts of Indonesia and the rest of the world. Animals such as the Komodo dragon, Sumatran tiger, banteng wild ox and dwarf buffalos can be seen in a lush tropical setting of the zoo. Equipped with a world-class facility to entertain and educate its guest, the Ragunan Zoo is one of the popular places to visit in Jakarta.

Fantasy World


The Dunai Fantasi or Fantasy world is Jakarta’s famous theme park. Complete with over 30 rides and attractions, this theme park is divided into eight (8) regions with different themes and highlights. Guests may ride and enjoy its popular attractions like the twisted roller coaster, Niagara Flume ride, tornado and other thrilling rides that will surely give everyone an adrenalin rush. Other recreational facilities like a volleyball court, event center, public pools, restaurants, specialty shops, hotels and the like are available to entertain and accommodate guests.

Waterboom Jakarta


Considered as the leading waterpark and recreation destination in Jakarta, the Waterbom in Pantai Indah Kapuk, North Jakarta is a water park offering astounding facilities and amenities with a cool urban concept. This 35,000 square meter park features thrilling water slides and other facilities in a truly relaxing atmosphere.

Other site includes:
 Setu Babakan (small Lake babakan)

Ancol Jakarta Bay City

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