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Jakarta is a major seaport, largest city and the capital of Indonesia, with population around 10,1 million, ranking it world's 21st largest. The metro region (Jabodetabek) has total area approx 662 km2 (255 ml2) and metro population over 30,2 million, ranking it world's 3rd largest - after Tokyo and Shanghai. The city is located on the northwestern coast Java Island - world's most populous - with total population over 141 million.
The town (as Sunda Kelapa) was established in the 4th century. It soon became a major trading port for Kingdom of Sunda. Later renamed to Batavia, the town became the capital of Dutch East Indies (1816-1949). After WW2 (1939-45), it was renamed Djakarta and became Indonesia's capital. In the city are seated ASEAN Secretariat (Association of Southeast Asian Nations), najor financial institutions (Bank of Indonesia, Indonesia Stock Exchange) and also the corporate headquarters of many large Indonesian and multinational corporations. City's economy is currently ranked 34th in the list of world's top-200 largest cities, growing faster in comparison to famous megapolises like Bangkok (Thailand), Beijing (China), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia).
The city has numerous outdoor markets and large shopping malls. With a total of 550 hectares (5,5 km2), it has world's largest shopping mall area within a single city. "Jakarta Great Sale" is an annual promo "mall shopping" event (held in June and July) to celebrate city's anniversary.
Port Jakarta cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Jakarta, Java, Indonesia. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
|6 December, 2019|
|22 December, 2019|
|Seven Seas Voyager||09:00||19:00|