Bandung is indeed famous as an area with a variety of unique and interesting tourist attractions. Not only are the natural attractions stand out, but there is also fun entertainment at affordable ticket prices that you can enjoy when you go to Bandung. What are the recommended tourist attractions in Bandung that you must visit? Read more in the following Flokq article.
1. Orchid Forest Cikole
The first recommended tourist spot in Bandung and of course you can visit is Orchid Forest Cikole. This tourist spot is located in West Bandung Regency, West Java Province. But to be precise, Orchid Forest Cikole is located in Genteng, Cikole, Lembang, West Bandung Regency.
Reporting from Kompas, this area is included as the largest Orchid Conservation Park in Indonesia with a pine forest of 12 hectares. There are several rides at Orchid Forest Cikole that you can enjoy with your family and relatives, including Petventura, Woodbridge, Orchid Castle, and Green House.
To visit Orchid Forest Cikole, you need to prepare a fee of IDR 40,000 with an additional fee of IDR 10,000 for Perhutani insurance for each visitor. Meanwhile, Orchid Forest Cikole’s operating hours are from 9 AM to 6 PM every day.
2. Braga Street
Braga Street is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Bandung for tourists. There are various activities that you can do when visiting Braga Street, including taking pictures in the corner area of the building with Dutch architecture, tasting old-school culinary Bandung, and enjoying coffee in a relaxed manner.
In addition, there are also shopping centers such as Braga City Walk which can be your choice to meet your needs, and hotels as a place to stay. Around Braga Street, there are also other tourist attractions, such as the Asia Afrika Museum and Bandung City Hall Park which you can reach by walking.
3. Ciwidey White Crater
The next recommendation is a natural tourist spot that is quite famous in Bandung, namely Ciwidey White Crater. This charming natural tourist spot is a crater formed from the eruption of Mount Patuha. The uniqueness of this Ciwidey White Crater is that it has a white mixed green color that will make you feel like you are in another place or outside Indonesia. Ciwidey White Crater is located precisely in Sugihmukti, Pasirjambu, Bandung, West Java.
4. Situ Patenggang
Situ Patenggang is a camping site located in the Bandung area, West Java by offers various types of lodging that you can choose from when visiting this place. Usually, each room can accommodate more than two people, so this tourist spot will be safe if you want to go on vacation with your family.
During your stay in the Situ Patenggang area, you can enjoy the beautiful scenery around this place. From tea gardens to lakes, it’s all in the same place. One icon that is quite famous in Situ Patenggang is a restaurant with the shape of a phinisi ship. If you want to go visit and have a vacation in this place, then you can come to Patengan Baru Village, Patengan Village, Rancabali District, Bandung Regency, West Java.
5. De’Ranch Lembang
The Lembang area never runs out of interesting tourist attractions. One of the tourist attractions in Lembang, Bandung that you must visit is De’Ranch Lembang. In this tourist spot, tourists can see various kinds of animals, such as horses and dairy cows on an area of five hectares.
De’Ranch Lembang comes with a concept such as a cowboy village that is equipped with various supporting facilities. Among them, there are fishing grounds, archery locations, playgrounds, and restaurants. To visit De’Ranch Lembang, you can come from 9 AM to 5 PM.
6. Museum of the Asian-African Conference
The Museum of the Asian-African Conference is a tourist spot in Bandung that stores various collections of photos from the era when the conference was held after Indonesia’s independence. In addition to photo collections, there are also exhibition rooms, dioramas, and audio-visual rooms that you can visit. To visit this museum, you can come to Asia Afrika Street No. 65, Braga, Sumur Bandung, Bandung City, West Java. Meanwhile, the operating hours of the Museum of the Asian-African Conference itself are 9 AM to 4 PM, and the museum is closed on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
7. Satay Tower
Satay Tower is an iconic and historic building in Bandung. The tourists who come to visit this place can explore the building as well as learn the history of Indonesia. Although the building has been around for hundreds of years, the unique thing about Satay Tower is that it is still standing strong.
Located in a strategic location, which is about 1.7 km from the city center, Satay Tower to be precise is located at Diponegoro Street No. 22, Citarum, Bandung Wetan, Bandung City, West Java. Meanwhile, the operational hours of this place are from 8 AM to 4 PM every Monday to Friday. However, Satay Tower can not be visited every Saturday and Sunday.
8. Tahura Ir. H. Juanda
Looking for natural attractions that are still beautiful in Bandung? Maybe you can try to come to visit the Ir. H. Djuanda Forest Park or more commonly known as Tahura Djuanda. The park is located in the Tahura Complex, precisely on Ir. H. Juanda Street No. 99, Ciburial, Cimenyan, Bandung, West Java is a protected conservation area.
Launching from the official website of Tahura Djuanda, this tourist spot in Bandung has an area of about 526.98 hectares offering very beautiful and still beautiful natural scenery in the form of pine forests, rivers, and waterfalls. This place is part of the Cekungan Bandung area which has a close historical background to ancient times.
Those are the recommendations for tourist attractions in Bandung that can be your reference for going on vacation with your family and closest relatives. Don’t forget to prepare a budget and all your travel needs so that your vacation will feel safer and more comfortable.