Especially if the Idul Fitri holiday arrives again, then by that time you must have planned to go on a trip with your family. Various types of places must be waiting for you and your family to visit. But if you are still undecided when you want to go on vacation, Bandung is one of the tourist destinations that you must visit.
Some tourist destinations in Bandung show a variety of beauty that is very spectacular and able to be enjoyed with family. Bandung has many beautiful tourist attractions. Among them are as follows:
1. Ciwidey White Crater
The location of the White Crater is only about 50 kilometers from the city of Bandung, precisely on Jalan Raya Soreang, Ciwidey, Bandung, West Java. You can see a small lake created by the eruption of Mount Patuha in the 10th period. The volcanic eruption creates a white crater that presents extraordinary beauty.
While white smoke continues to come out of the sulfur crater and the water that always changes color with the weather. Therefore, for fans of selfie photos, here is the place.
Kawah Putih is at an altitude of 2,400 meters above sea level. So, if you come here, don't forget to bring a thick jacket or clothes. The entrance ticket to the White Crater is Rp20 thousand per person. And operating hours start at 07.00-17.00 WIB.
2. Ranca Upas Ciwidey Deer Conservation Center
Not far from the Crater of White Ciwidey, there is a conservation center for deer breeding and campsite. You can also interact with deer herds there, while feeding carrots or vegetables.
Outdoor activities are also available at this place. And for families who visit here, there are plenty of water events that can be enjoyed by minors and hot spring baths. This place also provides camping equipment that can be rented.
This conservation center is located on Jalan Raya Ciwidey - Patenggang KM 11, Desa Alam Endah, Ciwidey, Bandung Regency, West Java. To enter here, the entrance ticket is IDR 10,000 per person on weekdays and IDR 15 thousand at the conclusion of the week.
3. Patenggang Situ
The location is only 10 minutes from the White Crater, so from there, you can stop by this place. According to the legend of West Java in the 15th period, Situ Patenggang which is a meeting place of Prince Putra Prabu and Putri Titisan Dewi after being separated for years, so it is not uncommon for couples to come here, the reason for believing is able to perpetuate the relationship.
Here you are able to ride the ark to surround the lake. Tea plantations around the lake also seemed to collaborate nicely with the sound of water. The location of this tourist destination is in Patengan, Rancabali, Bandung. Entrance ticket here is only IDR 15 thousand per person.
4. Curug Malela
Curug Malela is the largest rapids in Bandung, with a height of 70 meters and a width of 50 meters. The location is in Kampung Manglid, Cicadas Village, Rongga District, West Bandung Regency.
If from the center of Bandung to this location, it takes three hours. Although far, but the beauty offered by the Malela waterfall will not create you regret. Even for enthusiast tracking, this waterfall is very suitable, the reason is quite steep terrain to go to the waterfall.
5. Goa Pawon and Stone Garden Padalarang
Goa Pawon, a historical site where various prehistoric relics are found, are on display at the Bandung Geological Museum. To reach verbal Goa Pawon, you must first carry out 20 climbs in Mount Pasigit.
If you continue the journey a few more steps toward the top of the mountain, then you will find the Stone Garden or Stone Garden, a geotourism-studded coral reefs that are usually found on the coast.
Scientists believe that millions of years ago, the place between Padalarang and Nagreg was an Archaeological Lake. That is, the city of Bandung was once located as deep as hundreds of meters below the surface of the water. And according to the theory, several large volcanic earthquakes make the giant lake's water recede, creating a valley.
Here you are able to see personal scientific evidence in the form of shells from ancient times attached to coral gravel. The location of this cave is in Gunung Pasigit Village, Cipatat District, West Bandung Regency, with an entrance ticket of IDR 5,000 per person.
6. Forest Park Raya Ir. H. Djuanda
Taman Hutan Raya or commonly abbreviated as Tahura, the distance is only 30 minutes from the center of the city of Bandung. The exact location on the street Ir. H. Juanda, Lembang, West Java.
This park stretches across an area of 590 hectares. The purpose of the Forest Park was made as a protected forest and a place of conservation for various plants and flowers in Bandung. In this park there is a museum that exhibits items from the national figure Ir. H. Juanda and many artifacts found around this place.
One of the famous locations in the Forest Park is the Cliff Palace, a cliff with beautiful views of pine forests and suitable as a place for selfies.
In this park there are also two different rapids, Curay Lalay and Curmas Omas. To enter this location, you are charged an entrance ticket of IDR 11 thousand per person, with operating hours of 08.00 - 18.00 WIB.
7. Maribaya Tourist Park
Famous for the rapids of the Maribaya Curug, Taman Wisata Maribaya is located in the northern chapter of the Forest Park. Besides being able to be easily accessed through Lembang, this park is also able to be reached via a path from the Forest Park.
Here you are able to walk across a forest path while breathing fresh mountain air. Once approaching the waterfall, you will personally be able to taste the bland and fresh splash of water that hits the body plus the natural aroma of the forest.
To rest weary feet after traveling, Maribaya Tourism Park also has a hot spring pool, which is believed to have uses to cure many skin diseases.
The entrance ticket, which is located on Jalan Maribaya, Lembang, West Bandung, is only IDR 8 thousand. Meanwhile, the operational hours of this destination start at 08.00 - 16.00 WIB.
8. The Lodge Earthbound Adventure Park
This is a place that shows a variety of fun programs for children. You can also meditate in the middle of a pine forest while tasting the cool breeze of the mountains or playing paintball.
In addition, tourist attractions located in KM 4,5 Maribaya, Cibodas, Lembang, many other outdoor accommodation available that you can enjoy with your family. The operational hours of this tourist location start at 10:00 to 17:00 WIB.
9. Rock Mountain
Gunung Batu is located in Jalam Maribaya, Lembang, West Java. This mountain is one place that shows phenomenal views. This hill, which is a chapter of the Lembang fault, is located quite friendly to the Lembang city center with a travel time of only 5-10 minutes.
With a height of 1,228 meters above sea level, you are able to enjoy the beautiful lights of the city of Bandung at night or the big mountains, like Manglayang, Tangkuban Perahu, Gunung Putri,
10. De'Ranch, Lembang
This place was originally a farm, but since 2007 it has been turned into a family amusement park and has become one of the favorite destinations in Bandung. Visitors can wear cowboy costumes and ride horses to explore this 5-hectare natural site.
There are lots of activities that you can do here with your family, like archery, flying fox, and fishing. You are also able to seek knowledge from many discourse on horse and cow care, start feeding and bathing livestock until milking cows. The location of De'Ranch is on Jalan Maribaya No. 17, Lembang, West Java.
Now, with the 10 interesting tourist destinations in Bandung what are you waiting for, immediately enter Bandung as one of the cities that will be visited while on vacation with family.