The monument itself is nice. But time it properly. We were not able to go to the top because of a scheduling issue. Also, the park itself is very large. If you take a cab, be sure the driver knows where to drop you. We...More
About National Monument (MONAS)
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The bottom part of the tower has a very good history section on Indonesia. I found that quite interesting. Going to top of the tower so, so. I would focus more on museums and the old town.
Impressive monument that dwarfs the pedestrians and traffic, looks better at night and good to visit a place thats known to have orchestrated the beginning of many celebrations and gatherings of the people of Jakarta.
I have been there few times but the last time I went there for Jakarta Marathon's event. It is a beautiful and iconic place and located at centered of Jakarta. You can just walking around and spending time with your family or running around in...More
I visited the MONAS in the evening and was delighted to see it all lit up. The area is vast, so a great deal of walking from the entrance to the monument and to the exit. Its safe and well-lit, although there are some areas...More