Six Family Touristy Place to Visit in Bandung
As the year end approach a quick break from so-called daily life is just what everyone needs. Besides Bali and Jakarta, Bandung is one city that could be your destination if you plan on visiting Indonesia this year. Here’s why, the city offers divers places to visit and activities to do from culinary, shopping to natural recreation. Mostly people divide Bandung into three parts of recreational area; city area to shop and to eat and; northern part (Kab. Bandung Barat) with its Lembang and all the interesting locations there ; and south of Bandung ( Kab. Bandung) which has Kawah Putih Ciwidey, Situ Patenggang, Petik Strawberry and more.
We already picked a selection of place you could use as guidance for your next visit to Bandung and here they are:
Saung Angklung Udjo
Saung Angklung Udjo is located on Jl. Padasuka, Bandung. Established in 1960s by Udjo Ngalagena, the studio has been known across the country even overseas for the angklung performance. The regular show take place at 3.30 pm every day but special request show could be arranged if the guest is more than 40 people. International travelers are easily spotted everyday along with out of towner for not only see the performance but also to learn how to play angklung. Definitely a good option for educational visit with the kids.
Situated at Cisarua, West Bandung county, the place is a complex of family entertainment. Less than an hour drive from the city you’ll be welcomed by bamboo tower and beautiful scenery that scream “a great background for photos”. From cottage, camping ground to vary restaurant options, it’s all in one place. The camping ground itself is completed with permanent bathrooms and toilets so you don’t have to worry if biology kicks at night. With flower garden, greenery, and small rivers in the location, it sure provide a chill vibe to relax.
Also located at West Bandung County, the place has a cowboy/cowgirl playground. Hours riding and cycling are some of the activities that can be done on the place that also has grassland overlooking mountain. Kids friendly place with kids friendly activities come up with.
Yes, the name tells it all. A market sited on a lake and it’s not a fake market. Visitors could actually buy a lot of things such as food from the vendors on the boats. Not only shopping, the place also some other interests such as canoeing with the family. You don’t have to go to Borneo to experience shopping at the river and to the lake or sea to canoeing. Floating market has it all in one place.
Trans Studio Bandung
This place is known all over the city you could ask people walking down the street the location and the route to get there. Built in Trans Studio Mall complex in the city , this is an indoor amusement park that is integrated with the mall. Not only rides but also educational broadcasting related entertainment is also here.
Although the name of the place is Kampung Gajah that if being translated to English be Elephant Village, this place has no elephant. Instead this is the place that has “vacation, shopping and culinary” as the theme. Having 20 attractions from horse riding, ATV driving, sky rider, wave pool and so many other, you will need one full day in here to enjoy most of the attractions provided.
There you have it. Suggestion of places to visit the next time you go to Bandung. If you come here with friends of family and needed help for accommodation, tour guide or transportation during your stay in Bandung, we could help arrange them. This is one example of itinerary we recommend:
Day 1 :
- Pick up
- De Ranch
- Lunch at Floating Market
- Dusun Bambu
- Dinner at Dusun Bambu
- Stay overnight at Dusun Bambu
Day 2 :
- Getting picked up from Dusun Bambu
- Kampung Gajah
- Check in asmila hotel / villa damar
Day 3 :
- Hotel pick up
- Trans studio
- Saung angklung udjo
- Back to hotel
Day 4 :
- Free day
- End of the tour
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Article by : Cherry Lenggogeni
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