Jakarta is a big metropolitan, a modern city which also happens to be the capital of Indonesia. With confluence of varied cultures this is a historic city with a strong cultural heritage. The city of Jakarta has a long coastline and some beautiful beaches which are popular tourist attractions. What attracts the snorkeling enthusiasts and tourists to Jakarta is the presence of some amazing untouched islands near to this city and accessible from Jakarta which allows many water adventurous sports including snorkeling. Especially thousands islands – which is actually a group of hundreds of small islands near the coast of Jakarta is a paradise for snorkeling enthusiasts.
One must avoid the rainy season here – which starts from November to February. Summers are the best time to go for snorkeling in Jakarta and nearby islands. In winters the waters may get a little bit colder for ones comfort. Visit the place in between the months starting from March to August to experience the best of snorkeling this place has to offer.
Here is a list of top spots near Jakarta for travellers to undergo for an amazing snorkeling adventure :