Jakarta is a metropolitan city where you can find a lot of shopping malls, high buildings and some crowded attractions as well. Just take a look at iconic landmarks of Jakarta and shopping spots in Jakarta malls.
It might be crowded and busy during the day. However, this city can offer you a healing moment during the golden time. When the sky in its best form, you can view the picturesque view of the sunset.
Are you curious of the best spots to view the sunset in Jakarta? Here is the list of the best sunset view spots in Jakarta.
Segarra is located in Taman Impian Jaya Ancol, Pantai Karnaval, Ancol Bay City. This place has one of the best ambiance and spectacular view Jakarta could offer. It is also an ideal setting for a romantic dinner away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
You can simply enjoy dinner on their sofa beds while overlooking the sea. It will surely a perfect setting for a romantic dinner as you can view the sun dims and sets.
If you’re still around, you can also put these things to do in Ancol Jakarta beaches.
SKYE is located on the 56th-floor rooftop of BCA Tower, Grand Indonesia, Thamrin. This is built to be a ”Lifestyle Resort in the Sky” as well as an iconic landmark for the city. It also provides a unique atmosphere for a quick getaway for Jakartans. SKYE is also listed as the best rooftop bars and sky lounges in Jakarta.
SKYE has a unique Southern-American influence on its architecture and interior design. It comprises of spacious indoor and outdoor areas where it offers its patrons a one-of-a-kind panoramic view of the city’s horizons.
Enjoy the selection of signature dishes and drinks while you’re enjoying the view of the sunset. SKYE’s indoor area is all-day dining restaurant while the outdoor area is bistro by day and lounge at night.
- Sunda Kelapa Harbour
Sunda Kelapa Harbour is another great spot for viewing sunset. It also has an important role in Jakarta during the 16th century as well as the busiest harbor at that time used for trading and travelling.
Though it is not as busy as before, Sunda Kelapa remains its important role as one of the biggest harbors in Jakarta. This place is also favored by many people to view the old-time scenery as well as to see a beautiful sunset.
As you view the sunset, you can also see the boats parked as the background of the photo. This harbor is locate in Penjaringan sub-district of North Jakarta, near Fatahillah Museum.
- Old Town (Kota Tua)
If you wish to prefer an outdoor place to enjoy the sunset in Jakarta, then you can visit the Old Town. You can just sit around the area while enjoying the sun dim. There are also some cafes and entertainment nearby, so you can also enjoy eating while viewing the sunset. Old Town is located in North Jakarta.
- La Vue at the Hermitage
Located in Menteng, Central Jakarta, the Hermitage, offers a variety of exciting venues with unique ambiance. This building is influenced by the colonial style building and along with the artistic elements.
One of them is La Vue, its rooftop bar. This place is a great spot for an unmatched 360-degree view of the city with a mesmerizing view of the sunset.
- National Monument (Monas)
Who doesn’t know Monas, the icon of Jakarta city? Monas is a historical landmark which was built to commemorate the struggle of the nation to get independence. This landmark is 132 meters high.
Many photographers love this spot to capture the moment of sunset. From the top of Monas, you can view the best moment of sunset with the high buildings as the background.
- Mangrove Forest Pantai Indah Kapuk
There is a mangrove forest located in Pantai Indah Kapuk. There are a lot of mangrove trees here. You will feel like you are in the middle of the forest, not in Jakarta, which is a metropolitan and crowded city.
Along with the wooden houses, wooden bridge, and mangrove trees, the sunset view becomes absolutely perfect!