Local Attractions

 Bandung Tourist Attractions

 

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Kawah Putih

Kawah Putih (English: White Crater) is a striking crater lake and tourist spot in a volcanic crater about 50 km south of Bandung in West Java in Indonesia. Kawah Putih lake is one of the two craters which make up Mount Patuha, an andesitic stratovolcano (a “composite” volcano). Mt. Patuha is one of the volcanoes in Java. Kawah Putih crater lake itself represents a relatively stable volcanic system with no records of significant activity since around 1600.

 

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Situ Patenggang

Situ Patenggang (English: Patenggang lake) is a lake located in the area of natural tourist attractions in the southern Bandung city, West Java, Indonesia, to be exact it is in Ciwidey village. Located at an altitude of 1600 meters above sea level, this lake has a very exotic landscape. Originally, this lake is called Situ Patengan by the local society. Since the pronunciation of patengan is too difficult to say in Sundanese, then they call it Situ Patenggang or Patenggang Lake.

 

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Tangkuban Perahu

Tangkuban Perahu (spelt Tangkuban Parahu in the local Sundanese dialect) is a dormant volcano 30 km north of the city of Bandung, the provincial capital of West Java, Indonesia. It is a popular tourist attraction where tourists can hike or ride to the edge of the crater to view the hot water springs and boiling mud up close, and buy eggs cooked on the hot surface. This stratovolcano is on the island of Java and last erupted in 1983. Together with Mount Burangrang and Bukit Tunggul, those are remnants of the ancient Mount Sunda after the plinian eruption caused the Caldera to collapse.

 

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Ciater Hot Spring

Ciater Hot Spring is a nice park with small pools in which we can sit or swim. Ciater hot spring is one stop place for entertainment and relaxation. Ciater is located in Lembang, a green, lush place.The streams and pools are fed by warm mineral springs, which are created by the heat from nearby volcanoes. Located about 30 minutes drive from Tangkuban Perahu crater, Ciater is pretty little place in the middle of a huge tea farming. Visitors can enjoy swimming in warm sulfurous water pools that can heal rheumatism and skin problems.

 

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Dusun Bambu

Dusun Bambu Family Leisure Park is an ecotourism with 6E concepts that represent six aspects of life: Ecology (nature), Education, Economic, Ethnology (culture), Ethics, and Esthetics. By this 6E, Dusun Bambu Family Leisure Park becomes a park in the mountain feet that provide education and recreation facilities.

 

 

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Alun-Alun Bandung

Alun-Alun is a landmark city of Bandung. Field of 1.2 acres right on Jl. Asia Afrika is a witness to the history of birth and development of the city of Bandung. That said, its existence along with the removal of the central administration of the Bandung regency Dayeuhkolot to closer areas with Jl. Raya Pos (now Jl. Asia Afrika). As the layout of the residential complex of the Mus­lims in the archipelago at that time, a mosque with a west-facing initial indicative of the layout of the city ar­chitecture. At the front of the mosque provided a large yard for various purposes, mainly to hold events of a religious nature. Then on the south side in the wake of the regent’s residence overlooking the spacious yard in question. The pavilion building opposite the center of community activity, usually in the form of market or shopping. Meanwhile, just across the mosque, built common hall used to organize a court or legal process for those who are guilty. This concept is also applied in the initial development of the city of Bandung.

 

Sang Angklung Udjo 03/03/2011 15h49 A great performance of the musics school of Bandung was part of tour. Another highlight! Saung Angkoung Udjo Saung Angklung Udjo (SAU) is one–stop cultural workshop, consists of : performance venue, bamboo handicraft centre, and bamboo instrument workshop. Apart from that, SAU has an honorable function as an educational laboratory and training centre to preserve the Sundanese culture – Angklung in particular. Established in 1966 by Udjo Ngalagena and his beloved wife Uum Sumiati, with a strong purpose and dedication to conserve and preserve Sundanese traditional art and culture. SAU illustrates nature and culture in harmony, its no wonder SAU becomes a noticeable destination where people could experience Sundanese culture as a part of world heritage. Located in eastern Bandung, SAU is a perfect tranquility for enjoying fresh–breeze–air and beautiful bamboo domination, from the bamboo crafts and interiors to the sound of musical instruments. More information: www.angklung-udjo.co.id Saung Angklung Udjo - Wikipedia

Saung Angklung Udjo

Saung Angklung Udjo (SAU) is one–stop cultural workshop, consists of : performance venue, bamboo handicraft centre, and bamboo instrument workshop. Apart from that, SAU has an honorable function as an educational laboratory and training centre to preserve the Sundanese culture – Angklung in particular. Saung Angklung Udjo (SAU) is one–stop cultural workshop, consists of : performance venue, bamboo handicraft centre, and bamboo instrument workshop. Apart from that, SAU has an honorable function as an educational.