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Address: Jl. Silang Monas, Jakarta 10110, Indonesia
Phone Number:
+62 21 681512
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes

Built to commemorate Indonesia's independence, National Monument dominates...

Built to commemorate Indonesia's independence, National Monument dominates Medan Merdeka.

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Very huge area with so many tourists world wide.Easy parking , easy access of foods very near to Masjid Istiqlal..SouveNirs are cheap..

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Zagreb, Croatia
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368 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It Is a. Ust see while in Jakarta. Best view to the city ad a short history lesson about how and why was monument built.

Thank Vlado Z
Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was the first n highest monument located in Central Jakarta. Easy access. Wide grassy park for jogging, playing kites, n picnic.

Thank joycemeilanita
Malang, Indonesia
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18 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Area 80 HA conservation for this place But the main gate at noth side, parking area at south side.... what amaze.... Cheap tickets, you can choose go to cawan or top... different rate...

Thank Bondanbonz
Singapore, Singapore
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very huge area with so many tourists world wide.Easy parking , easy access of foods very near to Masjid Istiqlal..SouveNirs are cheap..

1 Thank mike1267
Medan, Indonesia
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13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is so many people from out of city visit here. You can coming up to this monumen yo see jakarta's view. I think its good idea to visit at the morning so you can do some workout too.

Thank fransiskakusumadewi
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time come to Jakarta, I think I have to go to monas and I went to the place also feel comfortable with amazing place in Biggest city in Indonesia :)

Thank Widiarta H
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115 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sadly we couldn't go to the top and get the views because of the long waiting time. Huge open space, nice greenery and well maintained. We went on a weekend morning and the entire place was teeming with children, families and people jogging, cycling and so on.

Thank AmithSP
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was only 4km from our hotel, and is totally worth the visit. If you are unsure what to do, just follow the signs and instructions by the crew. After visiting the tower, take the time to walk around the park as it has statues and monuments, a testament to the colorful Indonesian history. We didn't take a guide, we... More 

Thank RadhiaRasul
Mangalore, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a parking fee of IDR 4000 (as applicable anywhere in Jakarta, but it's pretty nominal). Worth a visit, but we were on a tight schedule and didnt have the time to go all the way up to the viewing deck. We just stopped for a photo op. There's actually lots to see here, if you have more time,... More 

Thank MAPai
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The other gems of capital Jakarta destination. Best of naration about long journey of Batavia was called. This must have been in Monas (we have called), if you want to know journey about all of Jakarta. There most of valuable object arounded Monas, like Istiqlal Mosque (the other big mosque at south east Asia), Mother of Museum (its called Museum... More 

Thank Ferry E

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