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Scattered through Jakarta Bay are the 1000 Islands, Palau Seribu. Known for great beaches, diving, and holiday travel, these make a great day trip or weekend getaway.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Jakarta 14430, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I had our wedding reception on Pulau Macan. We hired the entire island and can honestly say that it was worth it. The location is excellent, the atmosphere relaxed, and the staff and food are extremely good. We'll be back.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pejaten1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good place to escape from daily routine. But if its raining hard in jakarta. Garbage washed away to the island. Make sure younchoose the farthest island. So tou can enjoy good beaxh and water without polution

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Zpoa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Going there to spwnd my honeymoon at the untung jawa island. The gorgeous island with very natural design. The beach is corally, so dont expect to have a white sandy beach. Thhey have small bungalow run by local person wich amazing.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank paramasasti
Reviewed 7 December 2018

Beautiful & small islands where you can unwind for the weekend. A few of the islands also offer other activities like bikes, snorkeling, etc.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank sandeepseshan
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

The local turned their houses into homestays for those who travel in group but in fact they're just houses abandon, no decorations or convenient amenities are added. Me and my friend therefore had to ask to join a group of over 10 other people so...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank LAN N
Reviewed 11 October 2018

The Thousands Islands are a wonderful experience. When you go to this place (Sepa Island) you will see many islands on the way and you will believe that there might be 1000 islands in the area,All the islands have different things to do and see...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank RajeevSingh_Ind
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

This is the second day trip to the Islands for us. This time we chose Sepa. We used Java Travelindo and hired a boat for the 3 of us. Max capacity was 10 people I think. Cost was about $300US for all of us including...More

Date of experience: October 2018
4  Thank rosswill
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We booked our trip to the Thousand Islands at the last minute and the only an affordable place for our budget was Pari Island. We didn't expect much as we were told by the staff the island is ok, nothing special and is public. Boy...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank evey_224
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Depending on the island, it is usually amazing. The resorts are also good (sepa island and tidung island). The further islands are more expensive but more worth it. Good place for diving and snorkeling, but the locals do not understand english, so interaction and communication...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Mona675
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

A must visit to Jakarta visitors who do not have much time to enjoy Indonesia's beautiful underwater world. The further islands have clearer and better water and less visitors. You can rent local boats to go around once you get to the islands. Not much...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Kartinicm
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Norma S
14 January 2019|
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Response from didiks1813 | Reviewed this property |
There are some actually....but I like Harapan island to get good spot to watch sunset and sunrise.
Asif S
2 September 2018|
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Response from N8717HXlynnm | Reviewed this property |
Think your only option is an overnight stay
18 August 2018|
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Response from Elazory | Reviewed this property |
Sure you can make a day use to the 1000s Island, go to the port early in Ancol Area, be sure to arrive 7:30 for early cruse and take the fast boat round trip may cost you 30 USD. you can also read my review regards, Ahmed