Toko Buku Djawa (Djawa Bookshop)

Toko Buku Djawa is one of the pioneer shops along Jalan Braga. This bookshop has been opened since 1955, the year Bandung held the first Asian Africa Conference! Today, they sell mostly Indonesian books, magazines, and stationaries.


Location : Jl. Braga No. 78
Telephone : +62 22 4231087/+62 812-2002719
Fax : +62 22 4260710
Opening hours : Monday-Saturday, 7:30am-6pm. Closed on Sunday
Nearby facilities : ATMs, hotel, money changer, pharmacies, minimarkets, internet café, tourism information center, restaurants, souvenir shops
Nearby attractions : Asia Afrika Museum, Savoy Homann Hotel, "Pikiran Rakyat" newspapers building, Jalan Braga, the Alun-alun
How to get there : Within walking distance along Jalan Asia Afrika then to Jalan Braga; from Jalan Merdeka (Bandung Indah Plaza, Hyatt hotel, Santika hotel, etc): on foot (approx. 1.2 kilometers [0.75 miles] walk)
By angkot: from Jalan Merdeka, take an angkot that goes to Kalapa and get off in front of Preanger Hotel (fare: Rp. 2,500 for a 15-minute journey). From there continue by walking towards Jalan Braga (about 200 meters away)
Remarks : credit card payment available (Visa/Master). When you are on Jalan Braga, why not visiting this “historical” bookshop? Buying or not is a different matter! Click here to get discount at Toko Buku Djawa (Djawa Bookshop) from JTG Card.