Themed virtual tours to celebrate Jakarta's anniversary
15 Jun 2020 03:39:50
For the anniversary of Jakarta on June 22, tourism technology company Atourin is partnering with the Jakarta branch of the Indonesian Tour Guide Association (HPI) and tour operator Wisata Kreatif Jakarta to hold virtual tours of the city.
The daily tour, themed Go Around Jakarta, will be around two hours long and run from June 22 to 28. Participants can expect to see historical sites and landmarks of the city, along with getting cultural and culinary insights from guides.
Among the highlighted places are Setu Babakan Betawi cultural village, which houses a three-story Betawi museum, amphitheater, traditional houses and workshop areas; the iconic Welcome Statue at the Hotel Indonesia traffic circle; popular nightlife and culinary spot Jl. Jaksa; and Kampung Arab as one of the well-known acculturation places in Jakarta.
Benarivo Triadi Putra, CEO of Atourin, told tempo.co that prices for the tours start at Rp 30,000 (US$2.13) per person. Passes for three and five days are available at Rp 75,000 and Rp 120,000, while the whole tour for one week is Rp 165,000.
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