8 Best City Parks in Jakarta & Tangerang


5. Menteng Park

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Menteng Park is another park is located in Central Jakarta. Menteng Park is easily to find, because in the middle of this park, there are several glass-houses that make an icon of this city park.

Menteng Park is also known as a culinary centre. You will find food sellers right next to the park. Besides a jogging track and a playground for children, this park also accommodates a basketball field.

Jalan HOS. Cokroaminoto, Menteng, Kota Jakarta Pusat, DKI Jakarta 10310, Indonesia

6. Monas Park

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Tthe park surrounding the symbolic Monas should not be missed by anyone visiting the National Monument complex. With a total area of 197 acres, makes is one of the biggest city park in Asia. There are lots of big trees, with benches under it to relax and, nice pathways to walk on. You could also see the cultivation of spotted dears that were originated from Istana Bogor, at the park. At night, the park gives a ‘dancing fountain’ performance for free, where the water fountain moves and sways to the beat of the pop music played to the audience. A wonderful experience every Jakartans should check out at least once!

The National Monument (Monas)
Jl. Medan Merdeka, Central Jakarta

7. Langsat Park

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Over the years, Taman Langsat, or offically named the Langsat Senion Citizen Park, has undergone quite the facelift. This park used to look scary, with unattended puddle of muds and overgrown trees and grasses, but now, the park has been gaining popularity as a park for sport activities. It has a functioning jogging track, reflexology rock path, park benches, and some new ponds and open plaza area.

Jl. Langsat No.1, Kebayoran Baru, South Jakarta

8. Ayodya Park

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Located directly across the street, Taman Ayodya is the much smaller sister park of Taman Langsat. It is more like a pond that  is surrounded by a little bit of greenery and seating area, but the park is considerably well-maintained and busier and more popular than Langsat, due to the many food sellers surrounding it at night, making it a favorite place for locals wanting to have a nice place to sit, eat, or just hang out at night. A must visit if you’re in in Barito area.

Jalan Mahakam, Barito, South Jakarta

9. Scientia Square Park

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cientia Square Park (SQP) is a 7,500 square meter privately managed open space with many facilities like skatepark, in line skate, wall climbing, street work out, baby-strolling, Koi pond & Koi farm, bicycle, kids’ playground, paddy field and amphitheater. In this park, you can also join the occasional activities like taichi and yoga classes.

To enter the park, you only need to pay Rp. 40,000 for weekdays, or Rp. 70,000 on weekends.

Phone: +6221 2917 1268
Jl. Scientia Boulevard Gading Serpong, Tangerang. 15810
General Operational Hours : 05:00 – 21:00

scientiasquarepark.com