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Protecting the Ocean with Jakarta Aquarium

SUSTAINABILITY | 21 May 2019

Jakarta Aquarium was inaugurated by Susi Pudjiastuti, Minister of Marine and Fisheries on 16 October 2018.  It is a collaboration between Taman Safari Indonesia, and Aquaria KLCC, Malaysia, with a focus on edutainment for all the family. It prides itself on being a centre focusing on conservation and preservation.

Jakarta Aquarium offers opportunities to discover the underwater world and see aquatic creatures more closely, and to learn about the habits of all species with the support of our full trained guest associates. Photo courtesy of Jakarta Aquarium/NOW!JAKARTA

Jakarta Aquarium presents the concept of a holiday in nature, displaying the beauty and diversity of Indonesian waters. We take you on a journey from soothing and  romantic to more adventurous.

Jakarta Aquarium is known for our range of underwater animals and renowned for its many varied zones which transport our guests into different regions and continents. It has an area of 7,200 sq. m with 3598 animals and 354 species. It offers opportunities to discover the underwater world and see aquatic creatures more closely, and to learn about the habits of all species with the support of our full trained guest associates.

There are initiatives such as “LAUTKU BERSIH” which is a programme to encourage people to explore the wealth of Indonesia and to support the preservation of our waters in Indonesia, and the rest of the world.

Jakarta Aquarium has several zones that can accommodate up to 2500 visitors:

Deep Diving Zone. Coral reef ecosystem zones. Travel underwater and enjoy the discovery of marine ecosystems.

Island of Indonesia Zone. Island of Indonesia zone equipped with multimedia facilities to access information about the natural and cultural riches of Indonesia.

Indonesia Rain Forest Zone. Rainforest ecosystem zones.

Nurseries of the Sea zone. Featuring mangrove forest ecosystems and habitats of the stingrays.

Swirls & Jewels Zone. Fish habitat zone showcasing fish that swim in shoals.

Touch and Find Zone. The touch pool area where visitors can interact directly with touching the animals, under the supervision of our trained Guest Associates.

Rivers of Indonesia Zone. Freshwater fish habitat zone

Jellyfish Magic Zone. Jellyfish habitat zones.

 


The South of The Sea Gallery Zone

CaptioJakarta Aquarium has several zones that can accommodate up to 2500 visitors.

This zone offers the main tank windows of aquarium with a traditional Indonesian décor theme. Showcasing our largest collection of underwater fresh fish and sea animals. Tropical forests where you can observe feeding sessions, throughout the day. Offering a huge range of species, including endangered and native fish like our giant Grouper, weighing 300 kg, jellyfish, sharks, and stingrays.

Aquatrekking: Wearing oxygen helmets and a dive suit, you will get to dive in our main tank with our guide, and experience the true wonders of the ocean. You will cross paths with so many species.  

Pearl of the South Sea: An epic performance that tells a story of a King and his love for his daughter, the beautiful Princess. This story is adapted from a local tale that takes place in a kingdom in the southern part of Java. Be ready to be dazzled by this magical performance that combines stage act, illusion trick and underwater dance.

Theater 5 Dimensions: Be transported in a virtual submarine, taking you to the depths of the ocean and encounters with many species, good and BAD. Don’t be scared, we look after you.

Jakarta Aquarium also offers our signature product, AQUACAMP. This programme allows children to experience the entirety of aquarium life.

After exploring Jakarta Aquarium, why not enjoy a delicious range of foods in our Pingoo restaurant, offering a range of local and international dishes, all made with the finest ingredients by our award winning Chef and his team. Why not stop by our Ocean Wonders retail store to look at the many amazing gifts on display. From plush toys, to t-shirts, magnets, pens and a whole load more of gifts to suit all the family. A souvenir to complete your journey of excitement and fantasy.

 

Jakarta Aquarium

Neo Soho Mall, LG 101 – LGM 101
Jl. Letjen S. Parman Kav 28, Jakarta
www.jakarta-aquarium.com