Activities in Depok

About Depok

Depok is a city in West Java Province, south of Jakarta. It is a residential-education-tourism-trade and services city center, as well as water infiltration area. There are a growing number of shopping malls, trade centers and traditional markets. This city also offers a number of tourist attractions.

Getting Around

From Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, Depok can be reached by direct bus. The train is the fastest and most-used way to travel to central Jakarta and is usually extremely crowded during peak times. There are two major train stations in Depok: The Old Depok (Depok Lama) Station and The New Depok (Depok Baru) Station. Various public buses from Jakarta, Banten, Bogor and surroundings are also available to Depok. By private car, you can drive through Jakarta-Cikampek toll, Jagorawi toll and Depok-Antasari toll. For motorcycles can go through Ciputat, Parung, Bintaro, Pasar Minggu or Pasar Rebo area.

Get to know Depok

12 Interesting Places to Visit in Depok

Not far from Jakarta and Bogor, Depok offers interesting tourism alternatives to the citizens of the Capital City to spend their weekend. Most are natural attractions, yet there are also waterparks and culinary tours.

Belimbing Dewa Agrotourism

Belimbing Dewa Agrotourism

Located at Pasir Putih, Sawangan, Depok, where you can pick the special starfruit straight from the tree. The bell-shaped flowers of this fruit has yellow purplish red color and taste very sweet. 

Godong Ijo

Godong Ijo

A combination of various ecotourism, includes nursery, fishery, and vertical garden. Meet with the gigantic turtle and the huge arapaima fish! Suitable for school education or family gathering.

Golden Dome Mosque

Golden Dome Mosque

This is the grandest mosque in Southeast Asia that adopted Indian and Persian architecture, and covered with mosaics and 24 carat gold. One of the main dome was made to resemble the dome in Taj Mahal.

Depok City Park

Depok City Park

Enjoy the fresh air of tropical trees in this small forest. Located in the city center where people usually come for jogging, biking or fishing. A perfect quick escape in the morning or weekend.

Kampung 99 Pepohonan

Kampung 99 Pepohonan

Also known as “Village of Deer”, this place is located in Meruyung, Limo. Here, you can enjoy the green atmosphere, get to know the flora and fauna, as well as the outbound activities in the nature.

Wiladatika Flower Garden

Wiladatika Flower Garden

Located on Jamboree Road, Cibubur, here, you can have a picnic surrounded by lush and colorful flowers. There are water fountain, swimming pool, children's playground, mini waterfalls, and mini cave.

Pasir Putih Depok

Pasir Putih Depok

Located on Jl Raya Pasir Putih, Sawangan, this place is a water park and outbound venue. There are swimming pool, waterpark, trampoline, flying fox, and ATV. Best to bring your own food and drinks.

Depok Fantasy Water Park

Depok Fantasy Water Park

Also known as “Waterboom Depok” in Depok Grand City, it adopted 1001 Nights theme where Aladdin and Princess Jasmine will greet you at the entrance and see the arabian palace with colorful domes.

Pancoran Mas Conservation

Pancoran Mas Conservation

This Forest Park is located at Jl. Cagar Alam and has been around since the Dutch colonial era. It is the habitat for several types of snake, bird, and also varieties of plant. Perfect for nature lovers.

Pondok Zidane

Pondok Zidane

Located in Jl. Rawa Bengkok, Kampung Perigi, Bedahan, Sawangan, Depok, this eco-tour site offers nature tourism, outbound, as well as education. Enjoy traditional raft sailing, fishing, or flying fox.

TVRI Nature Studio Depok

TVRI Nature Studio Depok

Visitors will be introduced to 19 interesting traditional house of Indonesia’s local tribes. In this studio, you can also do family fun activities such as walking, biking and horseback riding.

D’Kandang Amazing Farm

D’Kandang Amazing Farm

Located at a countryside in Sawangan, you will see the interesting life at the farm. Learn the difference of local and imported cows. There are white, mottled brown or black, and even albino buffalo.

Tips to Plan Your Trip to Depok

What can I do in Depok:

  • Visit Dian Al Mahri Mosque (Golden Dome Mosque)
  • Horse riding at Arthayasa Stables & Country Club
  • Family recreation at Aquatic Fantasi
  • Picnic at Zidane Water Park
  • Have fun at Belimbing Dewa Agro Tourism
  • Sightseeing at Margo City

What should I eat in Depok:

  • Dodol Depok
  • Try the specialty food and drinks made from the local starfruit

How can I travel around in Depok:

  • In the city, public car transportation (angkot) is available
  • Best to drive around with private vehicle

When is the best time to visit Depok:

  • April 27th is Depok’s anniversary. Usually, the local government held a variety of events to enliven Depok’s anniversary with celebration. 
  • Beware of daily traffic jam during peak hours, especially on its main Margonda street.

Where is the Depok Tourism Office:

  • Gedung Dibaleka II Komplek Balaikota Depok Lantai 9, Jl. Margonda Raya No. 54 Depok, Jawa Barat
  • Phone: +6221 29402271
  • Website: www.disporaparsenbud.depok.go.id