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Indonesia's largest mosque is a sacred place of worship as well as a center for conferences, lectures and seminars.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Jl. Taman Wijaya Kusuma | Central Jakarta, Jakarta 10710, Indonesia
Sawah Besar
+62 21 3811708
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful Mosque which is open to all. Historical site with great architect. Huge place with a Madarsa

Thank Shirina N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely mosque but doesn’t take long to see. Provide things to cover your modesty but you have to go with a tour.

Thank greenprincess222
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is the most biggest mosque in South East Asia. My friends and I came here for the first time because my friends were transit in Jakarta and they prayed there. The located is in central jakarta and when we came inside, voila its really...More

Thank RomeroSNG
Reviewed 6 days ago

The second largest mosque in the world. Peaceful atmosphere. Cool temperature inside the mosque with excellent aeration. Reception desk very polite and friendly to visitors. Please do not miss this visit.

Thank andydo999
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The biggest mosque in indonesia,the one of symbol diversity of people in Indonesia.This mosque opposite with Katedral Church.Many people from other province came and pray and enjoying in this place.I saw many tourist also came and to try to looking inside but supposed to be...More

Thank Erwin S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The İstiqlal Mosque is the largest in south east Aisa. You understand the majestic feeling at the prayer room under the grand roof of the mosque. To enter the mosque you must take of your shoes. you can either leave them at the door or...More

Thank Gul C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely mosque. The largest in south East Asia. You have to enter the mosque after removing your shoes. You can go to the main hall where you can see the whole prayer room and the roof of the mosque which is a beautiful sight.

Thank Dhamitha P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The whole mosque stands majestic in the city of Jakarta.. the feeling of tranquility and calm can be found whenever one is in this mosque.. its also windy and a goot place to rest from the macet and heatiness of Jakarta. However I found certain...More

Thank QayyumMohideen
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful.... This mosque make me feel there is beauty in religion and tolerance. Very beautiful and amazing

Thank Andra C
Reviewed 1 week ago

It’s Historical Masjid in the Middle of Central Jakarta, one of the best place for Muslims, to offer the Five Times Prayers. Very Good Immams and good Place for Worship

Thank janab152
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Jacqueline C
March 20, 2018|
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Response from MYN950 | Reviewed this property |
No you don't need to come in a group you are always welcome during office hours but you must take of your shoes and someone will guide you around of the official employees and if you where a short they will give you... More
Jose C
September 5, 2017|
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Response from Joe M | Reviewed this property |
If you take a tour, which you will most likely have to do, there is a small area to keep your shoes (which you need to take off at the very entrance to the mosque). If you are dressed inappropriately, they will give you a... More
Dawid Z
March 30, 2017|
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Response from Tedjo Boogie T | Reviewed this property |
Dear Dawid Z, to witness and experience during late hours and nights are exceptional unique due to the lights and architecture will emerges its grandeur, as the Istiqlal were design in a complete thinking and lots of... More