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Jakarta Old Town, Jakarta

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Walk the streets of colonial-era Jakarta in Jakarta Old Town. Dubbed “The Jewel of Asia” by European sailors, the area developed to become the headquarters of the Dutch East India company, and the capital of the Dutch East Indies. Many notable historical sites line the streets of this recently rejuvenated district, which sports a number of museums and original architectural features. As a former center of trade and governance, the Old Town offers plenty of interesting attractions for visitors keen on political, maritime, and commercial history. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Jakarta Old Town by using our Jakarta vacation builder.
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  • I was curious about this place, having heard so much about it. My friend told me that European tourists like to visit this place. So I decided to come to Taman Fatahillah during late afternoon on a Sa...  more »
  • Jakarta old town is lively in the finest. Because many Sri, also beware of neighborhood I think. It is good old fashioned buildings old town stretches around Kota railway station, but there are also the ruins! It is good for it? Stalls out, if one of your favorite talks, please purchase!
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  • Walaupun sudah bertahun-tahun hampir setiap hari ke Jakarta, namun baru sekarang berniat menyempatkan diri mampir ke Wisata Kota Tua Jakarta sambil mengajak keluarga. Namun rupanya masih belum terlaks...  more »