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Jakarta is the capital and largest city of Indonesia. Located on the northwest coast of Java, it is the country’s economic, cultural, and political centre. The city has a population of over 10 million people and is the most populous city in Southeast Asia.

Jakarta is situated on the northern coast of Java, at the mouth of the Ciliwung River. It is surrounded by the Java Sea on one side and the Thousand Islands archipelago on the other. The city is divided into five administrative districts, each with its own mayor.

Jakarta has a long and rich history. It was first settled by the Chinese in the 4th century and later became an important port for the Kingdom of Sunda. During the colonial era, the city was known as Batavia and was the capital of the Dutch East Indies. It served as a major trading port and was the center of the Dutch East Indies Company.

In 1945, Jakarta became the capital of the newly independent Indonesia. Since then, it has grown to become the largest city in the country and the cultural and economic center of the nation. The city is home to various museums, art galleries, and cultural centers, as well as a variety of shopping and entertainment venues.

Jakarta is a bustling and vibrant city. It is home to a diverse mix of people and cultures, and is a major hub for business, finance, and tourism. The city is also known for its unique cuisine, which includes a mix of Indonesian, Chinese, and European influences. Jakarta is a great place to explore and experience the culture and history of Indonesia.

Excursion tips for a day in Jakarta

Jakarta, Indonesia is a vibrant city with plenty of activities for tourists to explore. On a day trip to Jakarta, here are some activities to consider:

1. Visit the National Monument (Monas), the iconic symbol of Jakarta, and learn about the city's history.

2. Explore the Kota Tua (Old Town) and admire the colonial-era buildings.

3. Take a stroll along the Ancol Dreamland beachfront and explore its many attractions.

4. Check out the National Museum and its impressive collection of artifacts.

5. Shop at the bustling Pasar Baru market and pick up some souvenirs.

6. Discover the vibrant street art scene and explore the many murals around the city.

7. Take a boat ride along the Ciliwung River and admire the city skyline.

8. Visit the Ragunan Zoo, one of the largest zoos in Southeast Asia.

9. Enjoy the nightlife at one of the many clubs and bars in the city.

10. Indulge in the delicious local cuisine, from street food to upscale restaurants.

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The climate in Jakarta

Jakarta in Indonesia has a tropical climate with hot and humid weather year-round. During the summer months from December to March, temperatures can reach up to 33°C with high humidity. During the rainy season from April to October, rainfall is frequent and temperatures stay around 28°C. From November to February, the weather is cooler and drier, with temperatures ranging from 22°C to 30°C. During the winter months from June to September, temperatures drop to around 24°C.

Cruise weather for Jakarta

Our weather forecast for Jakarta helps plan your stay according to the weather. For sunny days, pack light and breathable clothes, swimwear, and sunscreen. For winter weather, it's recommended to bring warm clothes, gloves, a hat, sturdy footwear, and a raincoat.

Date Icon Temperature Wind speed/gusts Cloudiness/Visibility Air humidity/pressure Sunrise/Sunset
Jul. 20th 2024 Jul. 20th 2024 max: 32.9 °C
min: 25.7 °C
20.5 m/s
14.8 m/s
35.6 %
24.1 m
60.6 %
1,011 hPa
Jul. 21st 2024 Jul. 21st 2024 max: 32.5 °C
min: 27.1 °C
18.4 m/s
15.1 m/s
71.7 %
24.1 m
61.4 %
1,012 hPa
Jul. 22nd 2024 Jul. 22nd 2024 max: 32.0 °C
min: 26.3 °C
15.8 m/s
13.7 m/s
62.8 %
24.1 m
62.8 %
1,012 hPa
Jul. 23rd 2024 Jul. 23rd 2024 max: 32.2 °C
min: 25.8 °C
18.4 m/s
14.0 m/s
45.8 %
24.1 m
63.7 %
1,011 hPa
Jul. 24th 2024 Jul. 24th 2024 max: 33.0 °C
min: 26 °C
19.4 m/s
16.6 m/s
51.4 %
24.1 m
61.8 %
1,010 hPa
Jul. 25th 2024 Jul. 25th 2024 max: 33.0 °C
min: 25.5 °C
16.9 m/s
14.8 m/s
8.4 %
24.1 m
57.3 %
1,009 hPa
Jul. 26th 2024 Jul. 26th 2024 max: 32.8 °C
min: 25.1 °C
20.9 m/s
20.9 m/s
30.7 %
23.7 m
58.1 %
1,010 hPa
Jul. 27th 2024 Jul. 27th 2024 max: 31.7 °C
min: 25.3 °C
19.4 m/s
13.3 m/s
64.8 %
24.0 m
60.8 %
1,011 hPa
Jul. 28th 2024 Jul. 28th 2024 max: 32.5 °C
min: 25.9 °C
15.1 m/s
15.5 m/s
87.0 %
24.1 m
63.8 %
1,011 hPa
Jul. 29th 2024 Jul. 29th 2024 max: 32.3 °C
min: 25.9 °C
18.7 m/s
15.8 m/s
85.1 %
24.1 m
62.6 %
1,010 hPa
Jul. 30th 2024 Jul. 30th 2024 max: 32.6 °C
min: 26.1 °C
16.6 m/s
20.2 m/s
88.2 %
24.1 m
59.1 %
1,010 hPa
Jul. 31st 2024 Jul. 31st 2024 max: 32.7 °C
min: 25.6 °C
19.4 m/s
14.4 m/s
87.6 %
23.9 m
60.9 %
1,012 hPa
Aug. 1st 2024 Aug. 1st 2024 max: 32.7 °C
min: 26.1 °C
18.7 m/s
17.6 m/s
65.8 %
24.1 m
62.9 %
1,012 hPa

Cruises to Jakarta

Would you like to travel to Jakarta on a cruise ship or would you just like to know when a certain ship will dock there? Here you will find an overview of the cruise ships that will be calling at the port of Jakarta.

Scheduled ship calls in Jakarta, Indonesia
Date Ship Arrival Departure Details
Nov. 16th 2024 Saturday, 16th of Nov. 2024 MS Regatta 07:00 am 06:00 pm
Feb. 23rd 2025 Sunday, 23rd of Feb. 2025 Queen Elizabeth 08:00 am 06:00 pm
Mar. 7th 2025 Friday, 7th of Mar. 2025 MS Riviera 07:00 am 12:00 am
Mar. 8th 2025 Saturday, 8th of Mar. 2025 MS Riviera 12:00 am 06:00 pm
Apr. 5th 2025 Saturday, 5th of Apr. 2025 Norwegian Sun 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Apr. 14th 2025 Monday, 14th of Apr. 2025 MS Nautica 07:00 am 07:00 pm
Dec. 8th 2025 Monday, 8th of Dec. 2025 Seven Seas Explorer 07:00 am 05:00 pm
Jan. 17th 2026 Saturday, 17th of Jan. 2026 MS Regatta 10:00 am 08:00 pm
May 28th 2026 Thursday, 28th of May 2026 MS Sirena 07:00 am 05:00 pm

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