Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia, is the administrative center and the hub point of many vibrant mix of cultures, creating a community with diverse cultural and religious identities. With 24 hours of visiting, Living Nomads will suggest a perfect itinerary for you to experience all the culture features during your self-sufficient Jakarta trip without missing out on any moment. So, what to do in Jakarta for 1 day? (Jakarta in a day, one day in Jakarta, 24 hours in Jakarta)? Let’s check it out our one day trip in Jakarta blog with the suggested Jakarta 1 day itinerary on how to spend 1 day in Jakarta perfectly with Living Nomads below.
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1 day in Jakarta — Morning
Have breakfast and enjoy the art in Kemang
Kemang is one of the bustling and youngest areas in Jakarta. This is an extremely ideal place for self-sufficient Indonesia tourists to enjoy a local breakfast and start a new day with full energy.
A cup of coffee and delicious cakes at Komunal 88 store will be great. This is a coffee shop with many snacks made from selected original ingredients of Indonesia. The dishes at Komunal 88 are processed in many different styles such as Italian, French, Turkish or Iran.
Address: Jl. Ampera Raya No. 5-6 | Pejaten Barat, Pasar Minggu, Jakarta 12510, Indonesia
Phone: +62 21 7194673
If you want to both eat well and immerse yourself in the art space with many exhibitions according to different schools, you can visit the most famous gallery in Jakarta, Dia.lo.gue.
Address: Jl. Kemang Sel. No.99A, Bangka, Mampang Prpt., Kota Jakarta Selatan, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 12730, Indonesia
Phone: +62 21 7199671
Hours: open daily, mon – thu: 9.30am – 6.00pm / fri: 9.30am – 9pm / sat – sun: 9.00am – 9.00pm
National Monument & National Museum
Visiting these two places, you will be sitting on a time machine to learn about Indonesia’s long history, development process as well as the cultural characteristics of Indonesia through valuable antiques and documents.
Address: Jl. Silang Monas, Jakarta 10110, Indonesia
Hours: lift 8am-4pm & 7-10pm
Admission: adult/student/child 15,000/8000/4000Rp
Tourists often say that, if you want to understand a nation or a ethnic group on your journey, the shortest and most lively way is to visit museums.
Address: Jl. Medan Merdeka Barat 12 | Central Jakarta, Jakarta 10110, Indonesia
Hours: 8am-4pm Tue-Fri, to 5pm Sat & Sun. Closed: Mon
Phone: 021-386 8172
One day trip in Jakarta — Noon
Lunch at Menteng
Near the National Monument is the Menteng district. This is a bustling and quite luxurious area of Jakarta, home to high-end restaurants and many Indonesian specialties. Indonesian tourists who are self-sufficient traveling and come to Jakarta almost stop at this road to immerse themselves in the unique culinary space here.
Address: Jl. Teuku Cik Ditiro no. 35, Menteng, Jakarta, Indonesia
Phone: +62 21 31926224
Hours: 11AM–11PM daily