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Cikini Heritage Food Tour

Cikini Heritage Food Tour

Cikini Heritage Food Tour
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Cikini Heritage Food Tour
Explore-the-historical-stories-and-see-rows-of-old-colonial-Dutch-styled-buildings-as-well-as-to-have-a-taste-of-various-Indonesian-culinary-heritage
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During the dark Dutch colonial days in Indonesia, Cikini was known to be the supporting area for the Menteng residential area. It was built strategically as a commercial location in which restaurants, schools, post offices, and various public markets were deemed to be located in that area by local officials. In this walking food tour, we will discover how a place once considered as a commercial location become such a historic place as it attracts hundreds of visitors annually, and has become one of the most visited areas in the city of Jakarta.

Understand the city’s history further through tasting wide array of food from various region in Indonesia that have been established for several generations with Good Indonesian Food. These eateries have too been deemed as local favorites at restaurants that has been unchanged for ages. Spend your day with Good Indonesian Food tour and witness the history and the development of Cikini from the past until today!

Itinerary

  • Traditional market exploration (for morning session only)
  • Editor’s pick Nasi Gudeg (sweet jackfruit cooked in palm sugar)
  • The Peranakan style of Gado-gado
  • The legendary Betawi beef soup
  • Indonesian single origin coffee
  • Variety of traditional Indonesian pastries / desserts
  • Ride of bajaj

Inclusions

  • 6-7 types of foods and beverages (small to medium portions that will be more than enough to make you full)
  • Small group capacity (maximum 8 people per group)
  • Professional local Foodie Buddy (English speaking)

Exclusions

  • Other entrance fees and expenses such as other meals, drinks, and shopping unless otherwise stated
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

Additional info

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Limited wheelchair access
  • Wear comfortable and relax clothing
  • Please inform us for any food restriction
  • Vegan and vegetarian option available

EXPERIENCE:

  • Curation of authentic local food
  • Street food experience
  • Everyday local lifestyle
  • Food story
  • Bajaj ride

Monday to Sunday

Morning          10am to 1pm

Afternoon        1.30 pm to 4.30pm

Morning Session
Megaria
Jalan Pegangsaan No. 21, RT.1/RW.1, Pegangsaan, Menteng, Jakarta Pusat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 10320

 

Afternoon Session
Cikini Post Office
Jalan Cikini Raya No.3, RT.16/RW.1, Cikini, Menteng, Jakarta Pusat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 10330

Good Indonesian Food Tour
Good Indonesian Food Tour

Explore Indonesian food heritage and experience our authentic culture with Good Indonesian Food Tour, the leading gastronomic activities provider.
Our Foodie Buddy will take you for eateries hopping, traditional market exploration, cooking class, visiting rice field and coffee plantations, eat with locals and many more food centric activities.