Jakarta is fast becoming one of the most prosperous cities in the world, and is classified as an Alpha Global City, one of the most prominent areas in Jakarta, is Ancol Dreamland.
What is Ancol Dreamland?
It is one of the largest integrated entertainment centres in the world, showcasing a golf-course, multiple theme parks and a range of hotels. It is the result of an initiative by the late President Sukarno to convert the swamps of Ancol to the nation’s biggest entertainment centre.
This is Jakarta’s biggest theme park, with forty rides and attractions. The park consists of eight regions, each with a unique theme. One of the most renowned offerings is a roller-coaster built by the world-famous company, Arrow Dynamics. This is an essential experience if you’re staying in a Jakarta hotel accommodation nearby such as Somerset Berlian Jakarta.
Atlantis Water Adventure
This is a water-themed park that is based on the mythological continent of Atlantis. The park offers a whole range of aquatic attractions, five restaurants in addition to a large food court, and even an event centre.
Some of Jakarta’s most beautiful and popular beaches are situated here. One of the most prominent is Carnival Beach site, where the famous heavy-metal band Iron Maiden performed to an audience of more than 25,000.
Catalina Forbes is a travel writer who bases her content on many thrilling escapades experienced across the world. Google+