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Istiqlal Mosque

Jl. Taman Wijaya Kusuma, Jakarta 10710, Indonesia
+62 21 3811708
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Indonesia's largest mosque is a sacred place of worship as well as a center for conferences, lectures and seminars.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“non muslims” (40 reviews)
“prayer hall” (16 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Jl. Taman Wijaya Kusuma, Jakarta 10710, Indonesia
+62 21 3811708
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I previously thought that as a non-Muslim I was not allowed to visit this mosque. Apparently when I came there, I was greeted by a friendly guard. He said that every day many tourists visit this largest mosque in Southeast Asia. For those of us...More

Thank FebyDhi
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Everytime I came here, I always amazed. It's the biggest mosque in South East Asia, build around 1950 - 1978. Across this mosque was Catedral Church. The main room was used for shalat. It's really comfortable doing shalat here because of the matress and good...More

Thank mia n
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is free to visit, but donation. If you have time, it is worth to do a quick visit. It is a very local mosque compare Sheikh Zayed Mosque (Abu Dhabi), and Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque (Oman). It has a room (visitor center) for borrow...More

Thank alovelybunki
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its the biggest mosque, great architectural. You should visit this when in the neighborhood. For non muslim traveller, you should wear proper dress, no short and sleeveless shirt allow. Visitor with wheelchair can enter from malik door and use elevator to go up to the...More

Thank mom-mazin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this hotel in the afternoon.The largest Mosque in Jakarta.its one if their National pride.Situated in the city itself.Ladies also can visit this mosque.Before you go in you have to dress properly like any other mosques.There is counter where you can get every necessary...More

Thank AshiqAbdeen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited istiqlal mosque for Friday prays amazing mosque definitely worth a visit , take a taxi best option as parking difficult around the mosque

Thank 115arshedm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I Just stop over to take a pray here. I drive and park my car on Parking area, but so many 'Parkir Liar' inside it even we got the ticket for parking. This mosque so comfort and clean. Inside the mosque so beautiful with the...More

Thank Reza A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A peaceful and cool grand mosque in the central of warm Jakarta. Istiqlal Mosque right in front of the old Cathedral Church.

Thank dewiratnas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As the biggest mosque in Indonesia lot of foreigners often come to see the architectural design of the mosque. As a visitor you need to register at the front desk to get the cloak and abayas as well as free tour and detailed information of...More

Thank MinienMonde
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This mecca is beautiful in terms of place, ambiance, co-ordination of people for pray. Overall look in mecca is truly beautiful. Even if you dont believe in god or religion you should visit this place to see beautiful carving inside the mosque.

Thank chaitaligk
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Jose C
5 September 2017|
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Response from Joe M | Reviewed this property |
If you take a tour, which you will most likely have to do, there is a small area to keep your shoes (which you need to take off at the very entrance to the mosque). If you are dressed inappropriately, they will give you a... More
Dawid Z
31 March 2017|
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Response from josselynkmichelle | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. I went during the day.
Aisha W
9 December 2016|
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Response from TruthTelleerr | Reviewed this property |
Sorry late to asnwer. jakarta On 23 December 2016, the Jumah prayer begins at approximately 11:51 AM Here Some Advice for you Aisha W : 1. do not hesitate to come to Jakarta. 2. keep your shoes from thieves 3. keep your... More