|Shortest Duration||5h 29m|
|Trips Per Day||24|
Semarang is one the developed cities in Indonesia. The 5th largest metropolis in the entire country is where modern meets tradition. Here, the visitors can dive into the classical atmosphere from the European-style buildings and devour the reasonable yet tasteful local delicacies. To reach Semarang, you can go by the train pulling out from Jakarta. The trip of an executive class train from Jakarta to the capital of Central Java only takes 5.5 to 6 hours. The fare varies from 255,000 IDR to 365,000 IDR per person. It departs from Gambir Station and stops at Tawang Station.
|Train Name||Class||Price||Departure Time||Arrival Time||Duration|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp285.000||09:30||14:59||5h 29m|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp310.000||09:30||14:59||5h 29m|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp340.000||09:30||14:59||5h 29m|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp365.000||09:30||14:59||5h 29m|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp285.000||21:30||03:00||5h 30m|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp310.000||21:30||03:00||5h 30m|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp340.000||21:30||03:00||5h 30m|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp365.000||21:30||03:00||5h 30m|
Gambir Station often called Jakbir Station is located on Medan Merdeka Timur Street No. 1, Gambir, Central Jakarta, DKI Jakarta 10110. As the railway station is one of the famous iconic landmarks, you will find it accessible from anywhere else. It boasts a great location in the hub of Jakarta, a few minutes’ walk to Medan Merdeka Square.
To reach the busy site, you can use the local transportation mode. Gambir Station established by Dutch government has been operated for 133 years. The busy spot was under intense reconstruction in 1990’s, making it become an overpass station with three levels. The top ground is where the platforms lie on while the lower ground covers a VIP lounge, restaurant, mini market, ATM, and a ticket counter.
Established in 1868, Tawang Station is one of the oldest railway stations in Semarang. In spite of its age, Tawang Station looks more stylishly classical than old-fashioned – just have a look at the structure, as well as the architectural interior. It’s no wonder that what makes it so popular and attractive is its typical ambiance. Semarang Tawang Station is located on Taman Tawang Street No. 1 Tanjung Mas, North Semarang, City of Semarang, Central Java 50211. It features a great location, within a 5-kilometer distance from the downtown Semarang or a mere 10-minute walk to the old town.
The city of Semarang is appropriate to be called history and culture destinations as most out of its attractions highlight those values. The capital of Central Java is indeed famous for these following places.
Kota Lama or the old town is the iconic historic destination in Semarang. Living up to its name, the urban area dates back to the colonial period. Semarang used to be dubbed as the Little Netherland. It uniquely has a classical water canal, much similar to the one in Holland. What makes the charm situated on Letnan Jenderal Suprapto Street, Tanjungmas, North Semarang, so gorgeous is the old European buildings – Instead of being abandoned, some of the spaces are still occupied and becomes public structure such as an office center and restaurant. Not to mention that Blenduk church, Barok Bridge, and Marabunta hall are other iconic attractions you can’t miss.
Sam Poo Kong temple is located on Simongan Street No. 129, Bongsari, West Semarang, City of Semarang, Central Java 50148, within a 6-kilometer distance from Tawang Station (in the south west of it). The shrine is basically a cultural and religious destination. It was the headquarters of Lakshamana Cheng Ho in the 15th century and has been the symbol of harmony and tolerance between Chinese and Muslim cultures. The beauty of the building's architecture is such a recommended spot for taking a picture, as well as worshipping and doing cultural activities.