Jakarta is the capital and largest city of Indonesia. Located on the northwest coast of Java, Jakarta is the country’s economic, cultural and political centre.
Although the New Year is generally not as big a celebration as Eid ul-Fitr, still, people of Indonesia do celebrate the new year with great joy and enthusiasm just as it is celebrated in many other parts of the world.
In Indonesia, people celebrate New Year’s Eve mostly by spending time with their friends and family. They also spend the day visiting the major tourist attractions of the city, shopping and in the evenings go to pubs and discos and at night watch fireworks displays taking place in many parts of the country.
In Jakarta, New Year’s Eve celebrations include a music show, New Year’s countdown, and fireworks party taking place at the Selamat Datang Monument near the Bundaran Hotel Indonesia.
Apart from that New Year’s Eve Party, celebrations and fireworks displace also take place in other parts of Jakarta City like – at the Monument Nasional, waterfront resort of Ancol Dreamland, Central Park, and the recreational area Taman Mini Indonesia Indah.
If you happen to come to Jakarta to enjoy your New year celebrations, then apart from watching fireworks display at these places you can also see other famous places and monuments in the city like – Jakarta Old Town, Ragunan Zoo, Pancasila Sakti Monument, Central Station TVRI, Taman Ismail Marzuki, the Istiqlal Mosque, Kepulauan Seribu, etc.
Apart from Jakarta, New Year Fireworks display also take place in other major cities of Indonesia like – Bali, Surabaya, Bandung, Medan, etc.
If you are not present there in Jakarta during the new year’s time then don’t worry, you can find below Photos & Videos of Indonesia New Year 2017 Fireworks Display from Jakarta.
Jakarta – Indonesia New Year 2017 Fireworks Display Photos :
Jakarta – Indonesia New Year 2017 Fireworks Display Videos :
New Year Fireworks Video at Selamat Datang Monument near the Bundaran Hotel Indonesia.
New Year Fireworks Video at at the Monument Nasional, waterfront resort of Ancol Dreamland, Central Park, Jakarta, Indonesia.
Jakarta – Indonesia New Year 2017 Fireworks Live Telecast / Streaming :
In Indonesia, you can watch Jakarta New Year Fireworks LIVE on TV on Indonesian TV Channels like – TVRI, RCTI, SCTV, MNCTV, ANTV, etc.
Jakarta falls in Waktu Indonesia Barat (West Indonesian Time) (WIB) GMT/UTC + 7:00 hour timezone so it welcomes the New Year seven hours after the New Year strikes first at Kiritimati, Kiribati which falls in GMT +14 timezone.
To watch Jakarta – Indonesia New Year Fireworks LIVE Streaming on internet you have to adjust your watch accordingly with relation to the timezone of your city.