Chinatown walking tour
Walking tours

Chinatown walking tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: from 6 hours to 8 hours
Do this because
  • Experience the cultural melting pot at Jakarta’s Chinatown
  • Try out delicious local food like Hainan chicken rice
  • Learn something new like Chinese calligraphy
What to expect

Experience the cultural melting pot at Jakarta's Chinatown. Known as Glodok, this is the biggest Chinatown in Indonesia, rich with history and steeped in tradition. With 19th century houses, ancient temples, a bustling traditional market, and famous food.

The tour begins by visiting one of Jakarta’s oldest Chinese houses, built in the 19th century but located in the middle of modern office blocks. Walk to the center of Jakarta’s Chinatown known as Glodok. Stroll through the traditional market where you’ll find everything from Chinese decorations, to fresh vegetables and local fruits, exotic foods, and daily supplies for locals.

Lastly, walk through the famous food court, full of delicious local foods from pig belly to Hainan rice. You stop at a few of the favorite places, including an old coffee shop on a narrow street, for a taste of local delicacies. During your walk, you experience local Chinese culture like the making of traditional Chinese calligraphy, getting your future predicted (an Indonesian passion), and checking out an ancient medicine store.

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What's included
  • Fully AC vehicle with English guide
  • Entrance fee
  • Highway and parking fee
  • Mineral water refill
What's not included
  • Meals and beverage
  • Personal expenses
Reduced price
  • Child (2-11 years)
  • Infants (1 months-1year): free seated with an adult
Where

Pick-up from your city hotels in Jakarta (outskirts pick-up not available)

Meeting point:

During booking, you will be asked to provide your pick-up address and desired pick-up time. Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator whose contact information can be found in the voucher after booking.

What to remember
  • Please bring a water bottle for a free refill that is provided in this tour
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When
  • Daily
  • Standard pick-up time is 8.30 but can be specifically requested during booking
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Provider
Destination Services Indonesia
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 3 days before the activity begins. If you cancel up to 2 days before, you can still receive a 50% refund.

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