Taman Sari Subdistrict contains the southeastern area of Jakarta Old Town, the area on the east side of Kali Besar Canal. This area is the oldest area of Jakarta and a center of administration of Batavia during the 17<sup>th</sup> century. This historic area is located within the Pinangsia Administrative Village, the northern part of Taman Sari Subdistrict.
Glodok Administrative Village, on the eastern part of Taman Sari, is the largest Chinatown in Jakarta.
Kelurahan (Administrative Villages)
The subdistrict of Taman Sari is divided into eight kelurahan or administrative villages: