Search for Hotels in Jakarta...!!! Jakarta is the country's economic, cultural and political centre. It is the most populous city in Indonesia and in Southeast Asia, and is the tenth-largest city in the world. Jakarta is primarily a city of government and business. It is seldom viewed as a centre for tourism other than the old part of the city which is a popular tourist destination. However the Jakarta authority saw the opportunity to develop the city's reputation as a service and tourism city. There are many new tourism infrastructures, entertainment centers, and international-class hotels and restaurants being built in Jakarta. Jakarta also possesses many historical places and cultural heritage. Jakarta is served by the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, Halim Perdanakusuma International Airport and Tanjung Priok Harbour, it is connected by several intercity and commuter railways, and served by several bus lines running on reserved busway.