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Chinatown (Glodok), Jakarta

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Take a guided tour of Chinatown (Glodok) to see traditional Chinese architecture, historical buildings, Buddhist temples, and colorful stalls that fill this vibrant neighborhood's markets. Eat a wide variety of traditional Chinese foods, cooked in front of you by street vendors, and purchase everything from electronics, to antiques and ancient Chinese medicines. The governor of the Dutch East Indies created the district in 1740, moving ethnic Chinese out of the city in the wake of a pogrom launched against them. By using our Jakarta day trip planning tool , you can arrange your visit to Chinatown (Glodok) and other attractions in Jakarta.
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  • Came to this area to EAT good food!! But for moslem like me, got to be careful as most of the foods are non-halal. But you can still have many other halal food options. Also went to a temple (klenteng...  more »
  • There are a lot of chinatowns around, but the one in Jakarta is amazing. Be prepared, the place is always jam packed with people, and with product. Wow what products, sea cucumbers, live mice, rabbits...  more »
  • A place where go looking in all directions for motorbikes that pass very raido without looking at the pedestrian. Very dirty and smells unpleasant moments
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