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Thousand Islands

Jakarta 14430, Indonesia
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Several islands in Thousand Islands are really beautiful

There are several islands in Thousands Islands that are really beautiful for a weekend gateway from... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jakarta, Indonesia
Nice and beautiful

With only 3 hours on boat from the capital city Jakarta, we can find a totally different atmosphere... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Vita D
Jakarta, Indonesia
via mobile
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Scattered through Jakarta Bay are the 1000 Islands, Palau Seribu. Known for great beaches, diving, and holiday travel, these make a great day trip or weekend getaway.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Jakarta 14430, Indonesia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are several islands in Thousands Islands that are really beautiful for a weekend gateway from Jakarta. When the sea is calm, the tour to Pramuka island, is recommended. In this island, we can mingle with the locals and do island hopping. For snorkling and...More

Thank Bonchank
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With only 3 hours on boat from the capital city Jakarta, we can find a totally different atmosphere in thousand islands. Crystal clear blue water, green island and naturally beautiful corals below the surface that you can enjoy just by snorkling or swimming. Staying in...More

Thank Vita D
Reviewed 30 November 2017

I've been Thousand Island only in Ayer Island. The island is nice, you can fish on shore during day or evening. But on the way to the island, you must deal with garbage and bad smell in Jakarta Bay. Usually I'm came to thousand island...More

Thank Sirait89
Reviewed 13 November 2017

I always love going to Thousand Island, especially to East Pantara. It's quite far from Jakarta, with 2 hours of boat ride but it's definitely worth it.

Thank VaRryStyles
Reviewed 9 November 2017

there are some islands to be visited such as Pari Islands, Bidadari Island, Pelangi Island, Onrust Island and so on. good place for relax, Snorkeling, good local food and nice boat arrangement from Marina Pier Jakarta

3  Thank teunes_suma
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

In the past years the amount of plastic that washes up on the beaches is frightening. The ferries regularly get props clogged by plastic causing delays. Otherwise it remains an interesting place to visit but recommend the shorter ferry ride from Sengigi Lombok. Short ride....More

Thank Herbert1234
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Sepa Island provided a great weekend getaway from the hustle and traffic of the city. Just relax outside on the beach and snorkel from your front door. I found the snorkeling on Sepa was better than the boat ride to other areas.

Thank Ricogu
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

I went to the tidung island and i think that the island had a quite clear water compared with others. the blue ocean makes me feel like staying there for a week. the weather was so hot but we enjoyed the day at there, food...More

1  Thank Farisyazizi
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I wasn't expecting much with all the boat traffic we passed on our way from Jakarta to one of the islands, but was pleasantly surprised when we snorkeled around the island. Be carefull walking out past the urchins deep enough to swim. The new coral...More

2  Thank rjherman
Reviewed 3 October 2017

From Jakarta we went from Pelabuhan Laut Muara Angke. Port's condition is pretty horrible at that time, you can sea the sea water entering the port entrance, and mixed with garbage which scattered there. So that we had to rent some sort of public transportion...More

3  Thank ShirleenOkt
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Ara's W
17 January 2018|
Response from AlicePosse | Reviewed this property |
Which Ibis hotel? If it is the one in central Jakarta near Sarinah then it would be between a 15 minute and 1.5 hr drive (depending on traffic and time of day) to Ancol where you get the fast boat that took just over an hour... More
Ara's W
17 January 2018|
Response from Vita D | Reviewed this property |
Ibis hotel of which location? Assuming it’s in central jakarta, it will be around 1 hr to muara angke port. And it’ll take around 3 hrs on boat to island pramuka or pari or tidung.
Anne B
3 January 2018|
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Response from Trav O | Reviewed this property |
There are 2 ways. if you wanna take the public boat, you can go to Muara Angke port, otherwise, for the private chartered boat, you can go to Marina ancol. Best is to engange with local travel agent to arrange to avoid being... More