Experience the cultural melting pot that is Jakarta’s Chinatown. Known as Glodok, this is the biggest Chinatown in Indonesia, rich with history and steeped in tradition. With 19th century houses, ancient temples, a bustling traditional market, and famous food court, it’s truly a feast for the senses!
• 3 hours
Thought to be operational since before the 13th century; this is a fascinating location that preserves the history of Jakarta. Travel to the oldest China town area in Indonesia, Glodok, which was once located just outside the city walls before it was relocated. The area is characterized by winding lanes, slanting red tiled roofs, small dark shops and acts as a hub for the Chinese community. You will also get to visit the oldest Chinese temple in Jakarta, the Golden Wisdom Taoist temple called Jin De Yuan, which dates back to the 1650s.
• 8 hours
Exchange the hustle and bustle of Jakarta for the cool and misty Puncak Highland. This private day trip from the capital takes you to the town of Bogor, situated in the foothills of Mt Salak. Learn about the area’s horticulture from your private local guide as you stroll through Bogor Botanical Gardens, and then visit the Gunung Mas Tea Plantation. Glimpse mountain resorts and vast tea plantations as you travel through Puncak Pass, ending your full-day tour with an Indonesian lunch at a local restaurant.
• 10 hours
Get picked up from the airport or your hotel in Jakarta and depart to Bandung and Puncak Tea Plantation for a day tour that includes lunch at a local restaurant.You will be able to explore Sudanese cultural around Bandung commencing with a visit to Tangkuban Prahu crater, followed by a visit to some geothermal hot springs. At the end of your tour visit Cihampelas street, a local market which offers hundreds of thousands of different jeans before returning back to Jakarta.
• 12 hours
You will be picked up for driving through one of Jakarta's suburbs and its lovely countryside. This tour takes you to Bogor, 60km south of Jakarta. The area is also known as "Buitenzorg," which is Dutch for "without care." This stems from the fact that Bogor was an affluent neighborhood for the wealthy Dutch residents.
• 8 hours
A good way to discover the culture and tradition of Indonesia. On this tour you will visit the Taman Mini Indonesia Indah miniature park, which houses the Museum of Indonesia, Bird Park and the Keong Mas Imax Theater. The park is a culture-based recreational area located in East Jakarta with an area of about 250 acres. The park offers insights into Indonesian culture, with virtually all aspects of daily life in Indonesia's various regions provinces displayed via separate pavilions with collections of architecture, clothing, dance and traditions are all vividly shown.
• 8 hours
This full-day private excursion includes visiting some of the highlighted landmarks in the north of Jakarta to give you some insights on old Jakarta during the colonialism. This itinerary finishes with an afternoon at a rooftop restaurant is perfect for those who are interested in the history of the capital city combined with other destinations in Indonesia. You will see a row of traditional phinisi schooners docked at the old harbour and get a chance to get onboard. Step back into the 19th century as you stand in the middle of the former city square then explore a museum which is the former city hall. Visit the first headquarters of De Javasche Bank - the central bank of Dutch East Indies. Dine in a 200-year-old building and enjoy the sunset over the city skyline from a rooftop restaurant.
• 8 hours
This half-day private excursion offers a hands-on opportunity to create your own batik piece using the traditional methods. You will visit the textile museum as well as having opportunities for batik shopping at a retail and wholesale center while being in the capital city of Jakarta. This excursion is perfect for those who have particular interests on batik-making yet have very limited time to visit Jogjakarta or Surakarta (Solo) in Central Java.
• 5 hours
This customizable private walking tour of Hoorn will show many of its highlights from a local perspective. You will explore the town in 2 hours bypassing historical monuments such as the Main tower and West Frisian Museum and hidden gems such as the love chapel. In addition to all the sights, your personal Hoorn guide will reveal the city’s unique character, teach you local history and culture, and give you insider’s tips about great local restaurants, shops, attractions, activities, public transport and more.
• 2 hours
Get ready to shop til you drop. Our guide will take you to one of the biggest shopping mall complexes in Jakarta. Known as Pasar Pagi Mangga dua, this former traditional market, now remodeled into a modern shopping complex, features all kind of goods from sundries to famous fashion and jewelry brands.
• 5 hours