Tuesday, January 3, 2017

5 Exciting Things To Do in Bogor

Bogor lies about 60 km south of Jakarta. It is an important economic, scientific, cultural, and tourist center, as well as mountain resort. It was once recognized as the most attractive tourist city of Indonesia. The city and its surrounding area are visited by about 1.8 million people per year, of whom more than 60,000 are foreigners. The City of Rain has many attractions, from culinary attractions to NATURAL tourism. This city  offers you extraordinary ambience, beautiful view, and experiences.

Here are our suggestions on 10 exciting activities in Bogor:

Swimming at Curug Bidadari Cikoneng

There are lots of waterfalls in Bogor, and one of the most famous waterfalls is the Nymph Waterfall, also known as Curug Bidadari. The waterfall is very suitable for some relaxing family recreation time. There is a large pool of clear water under the waterfall that is perfect for swimming. Or you can just relax on the sandy area right by the waterfall pool.

Address: Sentul Paradise Park, South Sentul Exit (via Jagorawi Toll Road)

Safari Night at Taman Safari Indonesia

Taman Safari

Taman Safari Indonesia has been known as one of the most favorite attractions in Bogor and Indonesia’s most popular natural theme parks. If you look for a recreational place that is also educative, you can take your family to Taman Safari Indonesia. There is the popular Night Safari and adventurous safari trek that you’ll enjoy. You can also stay at Safari Lodge, so you can enjoy both exciting Day and Night safari. 

Address: Jalan Raya Puncak No 601, Cibeureum, Cisarua, Bogor, West Java

Riding Gondola at Little Venice

Little Venice
Little Venice is an artificial lake that is designed to resemble the architecture in Venice, Italy, as closely as possible. Here your kids can ride small bikes, or even ride gondolas you may personally row. If not, you can simply enjoy the colorful Venice replica and watching the gondola staff rows the gondola along. Don’t forget to bring your camera as the place is very Instagram-genic.

Address: Kota Bunga Estate, Jalan Hanjawar, Sukanagalih Pacet village, Cipanas, Bogor

Snapping A Thousand of Photos at Taman Bunga Nusantara

Taman Bunga Nusantara

Taman Bunga Nusantara is the first flower park display in Indonesia. In this park there are various flower plants from AROUND THE WORLD. The view of the flower park is dream-like and very perfect for photo location. There are also several gardens inspired by different places all over the world such as French, Mediterranean, Japanese, and Balinese garden in this complex. The main attraction in this park is Secret Labyrinth—an endless winding road that leads to certain point.

Address and contact: Jalan Mariwati KM 7, Kawungluwuk village, Sukaresmi, Cianjur, West Java

Kebun Raya Bogor

Kebun Raya Bogor

If you love green sceneries and fresh air, you need to visit Kebun Raya Bogor. You can enjoy viewing 13,983 different kinds of trees and plants of various origins in 210 acres area. There are also many features you can see in this area, such as Gunting Pond, Dutch cemetery, Teijsmann Garden, the list goes on.

Address and contact: Jalan Ir. H. Juanda No 13 Bogor, West Java