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Jakarta Walking Tour

Jl. Jembatan Batu no. 50, Jakarta 11110, Indonesia
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Great walking tour!

I must say the Walking Tour ecosystem in Asia is getting better and better! Jakarta is known for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
KayaOtah
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Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
We asked for a customised tour and we were pleased

I sent out requests 48H before from various tour guides in Jakarta and this group was quick to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
thesmalltalker
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London, United Kingdom
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Jakarta Free Walking Tour is a guided walking tour and everyone is welcome to join. There are 3 main regular routes: Old Town, Chinatown, and City Center. Each route has its own character and interesting story. We walk every day morning (9am) and afternoon (3pm).
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  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
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“old town” (30 reviews)
“jalan sabang” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Jl. Jembatan Batu no. 50, Jakarta 11110, Indonesia
Tanah Abang
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"old town"
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"friendly guide"
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"jalan sabang"
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"great knowledge"
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"small group"
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"heat and humidity"
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"meeting point"
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"street food"
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"sunday morning"
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"indonesian history"
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"kota tua"
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"sunda kelapa"
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"cafe batavia"
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"fatahillah square"
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"nice place"
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"indra"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I must say the Walking Tour ecosystem in Asia is getting better and better! Jakarta is known for a business hub and wholesale markets, however, you will be surprised it actually contains a lot of culture and heritage many may not know! Jakarta especially at...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I sent out requests 48H before from various tour guides in Jakarta and this group was quick to respond with all the information I needed so I decided to book them. We wanted to see Kota Tua or Old Town of Batavia with a friend...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

I live in Jakarta since i was born , and surprisingly i am not well-familiar with some places around. I took the China Town routes and its actually like 4 -5 blocks from my past working place and amazed with what i found and more...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

I joined Manggarai tour rute guided by Mas Farid. The places is more meaningful now because he is very knowledgeable for each place we visited, and also very friendly!. I, as a local Indonesian is very happy joined this walking tour. I really recommend this...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018

I've joined the walking tour by Jakarta Good Guide once. We visited museums around Senen. It was a great experience. The tour leader was Farid. He certainly very knowledgeable of the places that we visited. Keep up the good work!

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

The tour through Chinatown with a rather large group was really nice: the group was devided in two and Farid, our guide, gave a lot of information and made the tour real fun!

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

We did a tour with Huans who was a knowledgable and friendly tour guide during our 3 hour walking tour through old town (including the harbour, VOC building and slum areas along the river). We learned a lot, even taking a ride with one of...More

1  Thank barbaraa889
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

The tour group waited for AN HOUR for the guide at the designated spot while the guide made no effort to locate us. One of the group managed to locate him by asking individuals in the area if they were the guide. He shows up...More

1  Thank samina205
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thisisfarid, Owner at Jakarta Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Dear Samina, Thank you for your feedback. We are terribly sorry for your experience and will take this into a serious evaluation. Salam, Farid M.

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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

We did the street food tour with Jakarta Walking Tour and we were pleasantly surprised. We wanted to experience local street food but were kind of skeptical to just picking of the street. They helped us by guiding us to some of the best street...More

1  Thank AnaMariaDomsa
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thisisfarid, Owner at Jakarta Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

Thank you for joining the tour and writing such kind review, AnaMaria. Good to know that you enjoyed it and even returned for some more. :) We always recommend our personal fave.

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Farid took us on the Old Town tour. He was great! Very informative and responsive.Would definitely recommend as an introduction to Jakarta

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thisisfarid, Owner at Jakarta Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

Thank you, Eleanor! It was surely fun to walk with you. :)

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buzzeire
11 December 2015|
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Response from Ann M | Reviewed this property |
Hi. You can check out their website. jakartagoodguide on wordpress The list of tours is on the site as well as their contact information. Enjoy!
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maggie1943
13 October 2015|
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Response from Shylajadevi | Reviewed this property |
you could contact them at 6285567669954
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Response from Akidah Y | Reviewed this property |
U can contact the tour guide, Candha at 0062 856 7669 954. Have a nice trip!
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