Taman Rimba

Jambi, Indonesia

Taman Rimba

This park was built on 18 hectare in the early 80s, aimed to become a playground, park and comfortable place for mostly local residents. It is the main attraction in Jambi city. The park is not far from Sultan Thaha Syaifuddin Airport, located on Sunaryo street, South Jambi sub-district.

In this park is a small zoo which has a collection of many kinds of birds and animals such as rangkok bird, sea pelican, eagle, hawk, stork, ostrich, black grizzly, elephant and crocodile. All the birds are placed inside a giant round cage and the scarce animals can be found inside their own cages so you can feed them. An elephant can take you around the arena.

Close to the zoo is the Jambi Traditional Homes where seven cultural buildings of Jambi are build providing a view on traditional life in and history of the city.

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Transport options Taman Rimba

Getting here is easy and done best by public transportation. The park is located just 500 meters from the airport so most local busses to the airport pass it. The ticket fee is IDR 5,000 for adults and IDR 3,000 for children.

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Jambi Travel Guide


Jambi is the name of one province which has a capital named the same. Jambi is rich of natural products and has heteregonous society. Though there are many ethnic groups live in Jambi, Jambi is actually the origin place of Malay people. Those Malay pople are from Melayu Kingdom located in Batang Hari, Jambi. When you come to Jambi, you'll be welcomed by a replica dancer statue located at the centre of the city near to Angso Duo market. There are many interesting spots you can go to in this Negeri Sepucuk Jambi Sembilan Lurah.

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Flying to Jambi

Jambi is served by Sultan Thaha Airport. Sultan Thaha Airport is located about 6 km southeast from Jambi. A taxi into the city from Sultan Thaha Airport would cost IDR 50.000. Read more about Sultan Thaha Airport or look for flights to Jambi