General Information

Below listed some general information about Jambi Tourism that useful for you that want visit this area.

  • Province Name: Jambi
  • Capital City: Jambi City
  • Island: Sumatra
  • Population: ± 3,412,459
  • Religion: Islam, Christian, Buddhist, Hindu
  • Language: Indonesian, Jambi Malay, Kerinci, Kubu

Most Popular Attractions

Below listed some popular tourist attractions in Jambi that useful for you that want to visit this place.

  1. Muaro Jambi Temple.
  2. Tanggo Rajo.
  3. Lake Sipin.
  4. Sri Soedewi Orchid Park.
  5. Jambi Country Museum.

Other Sources

Below listed external links that useful for another Jambi Tourism informations.

  1. Jambi on Wikipedia.
  2. Jambi on Wikitravel.
Jambi Tourism Indonesia

Jambi Tourism Indonesia


Jambi Tourism -Jambi was the website of the Srivijayan kingdom that took part in trade throughout the Strait of Malacca and beyond. Jambi was a successful Palembang, it is southern economic and military rival, as the capital of the empire. The movement of the capital to Jambi was partially induced by the 1025 raid by pirates from the Chola area of southern India, which damaged much of Palembang.

In the early decades of the Dutch presence in the area (see Dutch East India Company in Indonesia), when the Dutch was among many traders taking on the British, Chinese, Arabs, and Malays, the Jambi Sultanate benefited from trade in pepper with the Dutch. This relationship decreased by about 1770, and the sultanate had little contact with the Dutch for about sixty years.

The Jambi provincial administration is aiming to have the old Muaro Jambi Temple website at Muaro Jambi town in Maro Sebo District, Muaro Jambi Regency, recognized as a world heritage site. The site was a Buddhist education center that grew throughout the 7th and 8th centuries and is made from bricks much like those utilized in Buddhist temples in India.

You can navigate with various sort of transport. If you just desire to check out the city, you can take public transportation called “angkot.” This public transportation can get you around the city for 4000 rupiahs (2014). You only need to ensure you take the best Angkot with the ideal location. They are various in colors. If you desire an easy trip, you can take a bike taxi called “ojek.” The rider can take you anywhere in the city. You can work out the rate depending upon how far you wish to go. You can likewise take taxis.


Jambi best things to do – There are so many things to do that you can do if you visiting Jambi. But, we will tell you some popular things to do in Jambi as listed below.

  1. Trekking on Kerinci Mountain.
  2. Visit Bukit Duabelas National Park.
  3. Shopping for special Jambi’s souvenir, Batik Jambi.
  4. Try a special food, Jambi Pempek.

And many more things to do in Jambi.


Jambiaccommodation – There are so many accommodations in Jambi and suitable to live in if you are visiting this area. But I will summarize the 10 of the best hotels and resorts in Jambi, the following list of the best accommodation in Jambi.

  1. Aston Jambi Hotel & Conference Center.
  2. Swiss-Belhotel Jambi.
  3. Rumah Kito Jambi.
  4. Evan Hotel.
  5. Abadi Hotel Convention Center.
  6. Amaris Hotel Muara Bungo.
  7. Golden Hotel Sarolangun.
  8. Odua Weston Hotel.
  9. Raja Residence Jambi.
  10. Grand Malioboro Hotel.

And many more best accommodations in Jambi and you can use hotel search box on the right or below to find the best hotel for you in here.