North Jakarta Tourism

North Jakarta (Indonesian: Jakarta Utara) is one of the five cities (kota) of Jakarta, Indonesia. North Jakarta contains the entire coastal area within Jakarta Special District. In North Jakarta, an area at the estuary of Ciliwung river was the main port for the kingdom of Tarumanegara, which later grew to become Jakarta. Many historic sites and artefacts of Jakarta can be found in North Jakarta. Both ports of Tanjung Priok and historic Sunda Kelapa are located in the city. The city, which had 1,645,312 inhabitants at the 2010 Census, has its administrative centre in Tanjung Priok. North Jakarta contains some of Jakarta's original natural mangrove forests. As the city has developed, some of this mangrove forest was converted into urban areas. However, a reforestation project aimed at planting mangroves within an area of 400 hectares has already been enacted and is scheduled to be finished in 2012. The main goal of the project is to minimized abrasion in the coastal area, especially around the Pantai Indah Kapuk area. North Jakarta is bounded by Java Sea to the north; Bekasi to the east; West Jakarta, Central Jakarta and East Jakarta to the south; and Tangerang to the west.

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A place in Indonesia, North Jakarta is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. North Jakarta is located at a short trip away from Jakarta a major city in Indonesia. Take a short trip from North Jakarta and set some time aside to explore the Jakarta. Dotted with places like Monas, Taman Mini Indonesia Indah, Ancol Dream Park; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach North Jakarta, you'll have to take a flight to Jakarta; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

  • Know the pollution level of North Jakarta before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 74.46 (High)
    • Water Pollution 76.08 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 59.01 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 66.89 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 55.08 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 72.81 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 67.89 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 66.67 (High)
  • How safe is North Jakarta for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in North Jakarta.

    • Burglary and Theft 48.95 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 49.57 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 83.3 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 48.81 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 54.15 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 44.94 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 52 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 68.49 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 35.49 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 43.27 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 41.24 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 60.43 (High)
  • Quality of Life Index of North Jakarta is 70.64 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 46.62 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 63.76 (High)
    • Pollution Index 81.71 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 55.28 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 42.07 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 58.95 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 21.88 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 26.75 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in North Jakarta

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.54 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 40.68 USD

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