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21 Jan 2019
“Jakarta's Landmark”
9 Jun 2019
“Icon of Jakarta”
| Kebon Melati, RT 01 / RW 05, Jakarta 10310, Indonesia
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Reviewed 9 June 2019

Just stood in the middle of main road in Jakarta it is not common to be around during a day time because the traffic and police wouldn't let you to be close by otherwise you could take a picture from pedestrian area almost 10 -...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 21 January 2019

Arrived in Jakarta? Come to this place or just pass through it wether you are in bus or in taxi. Better stop and have a walk around here

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

This monument is certainly impressive, but what it is not is accessible! Due to the sheer quantity of traffic circling the monument (or is at a key junction) it is impossible to get up close to it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank df86
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Stayed in a hotel close by, and thus had a view of the monument and the roundabout it occupies .The monument is surrounded by a fountain and the traffic swirling around the roundabout mirrors the Arc De Triomphe in Paris for automobiles.Add the proximity of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Boudin882
Reviewed 20 October 2018

The Selamat Datang monument is located in the middle of Jalan Thamrin, one of the busiest and most important roads in downtown Jakarta. The fountain that surrounds the monument is quite impressive. The monument and roundabout on which it is located is the starting point...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Around this Central area, you can found all the Luxury Popular Hotels and all Shopping with all Brands , one of the Best Place in Jakarta.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

One of statues built in 1960s as city beautification project in preparation for the Asian Games IV. The fountain has been renovated few years ago, adding colorful lights and pedestrian to make this city iconic mark standing out. It's quite pretty to see from one of the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank bobbysumarkho
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Constructed in the 1960's for the Asian Games IV, the statue depicts a male and female waving (ie. welcoming) people to Jakarta. I trust emphasis will be placed on this statue as the Asian Games returns in 2018 . . . Best vantage point: I...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank bmatoh
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

The modern and face of Jakarta could be seen in this area where 5 stars hotels, banks, and fancy shopping malls are.

Date of experience: August 2017
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