6 Travel and Shopping Destinations Around Senayan


Amidst the hustle of work or international meetings, these places offer a brief respite for a refreshing escape. Whether it's a short excursion not far from the event location or simply unwinding and shopping.

Interested in uncovering the top recommendations for exploration around Senayan? Here's what we suggest:

1. Senayan Park

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Senayan Park stands as a shopping haven conveniently situated just opposite the Gelora Bung Karno (GBK) complex. However, this destination isn't solely about shopping; it comes with the captivating Senayan Park Skywalk—an elevated rooftop sanctuary. If you're into perfect vantage points to capture Jakarta's urban panorama, the Skywalk is an ideal choice. Its location is undeniably Instagram-worthy. To ascend the Skywalk, a mere minimum purchase of IDR 50,000 provides entry.

Furthermore, Senayan Park offers an inviting outdoor expanse where you can relish delectable meals, delightful snacks, or simply enjoy a brewed cup of coffee by the poolside. Senayan Park is open from 10 am to 10 pm.

Where you will reach it: Jalan Gerbang Pemuda Number 3, Gelora, Tanah Abang, Central Jakarta.

2. GBK City Forest

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GBK City Forest offers respite in its soothing embrace. An ideal haven for relaxation or exercise, particularly jogging and walking. Its allure lies in the lush canopy of towering trees that remains remarkably preserved. Imagine reclining beneath the shelter of these trees, caressed by the gentle urban breeze. From this vantage, you'll also catch sight of the corporate giants lining the Jenderal Sudirman Road, Jakarta's iconic business district. GBK City Forest welcomes visitors from Tuesday to Sunday, between 6 am to 10 am and 3 pm to 6 pm.

Location: Gate Seven of Senayan, Jl. Jenderal Sudirman, Tanah Abang District, Central Jakarta.

3. Moja Museum

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In contrast to conventional history museums, the Museum Moja embraces a novel approach. The museum isn't just about facts and artifacts; it's a lively showcase of Instagrammable spots to capture.

The charm of the Moja Museum lies in its vibrant and colorful ambiance, adorned with a plethora of distinct spaces. This museum offers three remarkable attractions. First on the list is RoJa by MoJa, where you can gracefully roller skate to navigate the artistic exhibition area. Next up, the MoJa Museum 2.0 Feelings. This section boasts 17 diverse rooms, each resonating with its own unique ambiance. Finally, don't miss MoPAINT, a creative space that invites you to freely express yourself through paintings or scribbles.

To enjoy Moja’s vibrance and wonderful attractions, you need to purchase a ticket starting from IDR 125,000. You can visit this museum everyday from 11 am to 7.30 pm. 

Location: Gelora Bung Karno Main Stadium Complex, Jl Gerbang Pemuda No.1, Gelora, Jakarta.

4. M Bloc Space

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M Bloc Space is one of the trendiest hangout spots in Jakarta, only about 10 minutes from the Senayan area. It provides ample opportunities for exploration and relaxation. At M Bloc Space, you can enjoy a cup of coffee, indulge in snacks, and even savor hearty meals. Find charming spots perfect for Instagram-worthy photos. Finally, don't forget to visit M Bloc Market for local Indonesian products.

On weekdays, M Bloc is open from 10 am to 11 pm, while on weekends, it opens from 7 AM to 11 PM. M Bloc Space located at Jl Panglima Polim Melawai, Kebayoran Baru, South Jakarta.

5. Senayan City

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For those seeking a diverse range of cuisine, a cozy place to hang out, and a spot for shopping, this is the ideal destination. Senayan City, commonly known as Mall Senci, offers a multitude of dining options, catering to both local and international palates.

Culinary delights are showcased in the Food Hall and Delicae Food Court. Here, you can unwind while savoring your meal or simply enjoying a cup of coffee amidst the hustle and bustle. If shopping is on your agenda, clothing and electronics stores are available within the complex. Senayan City welcomes you from 10 am to 10 pm.

Senayan City is situated at Jalan Asia Afrika Lot 19, Central Jakarta.

6.  Sarinah

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If you look for Indonesian souvenirs, including traditional foods, fashion products, furniture, and traditional Indonesian knick-knacks, then visiting Sarinah is a must! Wide range of local products are available, including coffee, chocolate, and high-quality organic products. Coffee and chocolate come from various regions of the country, including Bali, Sumatra, Java, and Sulawesi.

You can also choose a diverse collection of Nusantara (Indonesian archipelago) and international knick-knacks with various models and designs. Sarinah also offers ranges of accessories such as jewelry or bags, originally produced by local manufacturers. More than 50 local and international brands are available here. 

Sarinah welcomes visitor from 8 am to 10 pm.

Location: Jl MH Thamrin No.11, Gondangdia, Menteng, Central Jakarta.

Here are some travel and shopping recommendations in Jakarta, especially around the Senayan area. These recommendations are specially dedicated for the delegates of ASEAN Summit 2023. Discover more travel inspiration from #WonderfulIndonesia by following @wonderfulindonesia on Instagram.