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Conceptualised Well But Weakly Executed

Visited during a recent business trip. This was intended to be a national showcase to illustrate... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2015
Edmund K
Singapore, Singapore
via mobile

The most polluted bay or beach in indonesia.. bad smell, bad pollution, cant swim not because the... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2015
Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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The free portions of Jakarta bay are dirty and messy, but if you are willing to pay there are some lovely places to enjoy the breeze and the sea view
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  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor38%
  • Terrible13%
18 Dec 2015
“Conceptualised Well But Weakly Executed”
22 May 2015
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Visited during a recent business trip. This was intended to be a national showcase to illustrate environmental rehabilitation, ecological sustainability and more space for recreation. But like many projects and ideas conceived at the top, this and many became poorly executed and ended up in...More

Thank Edmund K
Reviewed 22 May 2015

The most polluted bay or beach in indonesia.. bad smell, bad pollution, cant swim not because the tide but because of heavy pollution.. i just cant believe theres a lot of people who still bring their children to play in the beach.. brown black colour...More

Thank iyunarto
Reviewed 7 July 2014 via mobile

Firstly there is nothing there for children over 11 years old. Good luck going there if you can't read all the signs because they are all in Indonesian. The place is MASSIVE luckily I had a Indonesia friend driving and could help me around. No...More

2  Thank Morgan_4z
Reviewed 17 November 2013

The site for Anchol was only in indonesian. No signs in english there. We walked around aimlessly a bit until we found seaworld, wich was nice, but not that special. We had a hard time finding the way out.

2  Thank bujor2001
Reviewed 10 April 2013

My latest visit was last week ( after 3 years have passed ) still as quiet during the day and sunny ( a blessing after cold London ) the monkeys were there ( a bit scary ). yet again, I praised the local government in...More

2  Thank lisasatiyem
Reviewed 24 November 2012

Dirty water, not much to see, a lot of fish boats. Better go to Bali on different eilands for a better experiance.

1  Thank Dominika D
Reviewed 15 August 2012

DKI government does give efforts to preserve the Jakarta bay area by creating a protected forest . Interesting place to go. The beaches are not for swimming though - a bit poluted

Thank Tony T
Reviewed 10 March 2012

The conservation is maintained well by volunteers. Quiet place in the middle of city's noise.

Thank lisasatiyem
Reviewed 20 January 2012

Water pollution has led Jakarta Bay to a nearly ecological catastrophe.

Thank FahrulAmama
Reviewed 20 January 2012

Jakarta bay idea its good but not well maintain. Not a good place to visit especially for foreigners. You will end up with mosquitos attack

1  Thank Gregorius S
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