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Jakarta Skyline (Photo By yohanes budiyanto - http://www.flickr.com/photos/joe-joe/2303992129/, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=8787780)

Xelexi.com – Jakarta or officially the Special Capital Region of Jakarta, is the capital city of Indonesia located in Java Island.

The city is currently the seat of the ASEAN Secretariat as well as important financial institutions such as the Bank of Indonesia, the Indonesia Stock Exchange, and the corporate headquarters of numerous Indonesian companies and multinational corporations. The city is also home for two Fortune 500 companies in 2016.

With hundreds of malls and entertainment venues, visitors are given different kinds of places to shop, find entertainment, and take in leisure time. For those who love traditional food, Jakarta’s culinary sights offer more than just ketoprak and kerak telor. This city offers plentiful choices of traditional to international food spots spread around food stalls, cafe as well as cheap and fancy restaurants.

As a business and tourist destination, there are many hotels available in Jakarta with various types, ranging from low cost hotels to luxury ones. We have selected the list of luxury hotels in Jakarta that are good value for money. Here is the list:

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Recommended Luxury Hotels in Jakarta

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The Best Flights to Jakarta

Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (IATA: CGK, ICAO: WIII) in Tangerang is the main airport serving Jakarta. The other international airport servong Jakarta is Halim Perdanakusuma International Airport (IATA: HLP, ICAO: WIHH) in East Jakarta. IATA code for all airport in Jakarta is JKT.

Below are the list of airfare from several origin to Jakarta:

The above rates are approximate for the random departure date. To set up dates or search by other origin or destinations please visit Xelexi.com/Flights. There are many tickets available from various airlines and travel sites.


Things to Do in Jakarta

Jakarta has always been a magnet for many to visit.

There are many interesting sights in Jakarta such as Sunda Kelapa Harbor, Ancol Dreamland, Istiqlal Mosque, Cathedral Church, National Monument, Ragunan Zoo, Old Town, and others.

You can also come and visit some pavilions depicting multifaceted Indonesian culture and which is the best collection of Indonesian artifacts and crafts in “Taman Mini Indonesia Indah (TMII)”, a Miniature Park of Indonesia.

Or maybe you want to exchange the hustle and bustle of Jakarta to the cool and misty Puncak Highland in Bogor. Learn about the horticulture of this area from your local guide while you take a stroll in the Bogor Botanical Gardens, and then visit Gunung Mas Tea Plantation.

Jakarta also has a very tempting culinary tour. Jalan Sabang, as one of the street food centers in Jakarta, offers a variety of culinary fun and delicious.

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