This is a full day scenic-sightseeing tour to Bandung, the capital of West Java province and the Indonesia's third largest city, also known as 'the city of flowers'. A pleasant drive via highway, passing by mountainous area, paddy fields, rubber and tea plantations makes this excursion worth. Bandung is situated on a plateau 768 meters above sea level with a very cool limate troughout the year, there are alot of Dutch Colonial Architecture as well as beautiful beautiful gardens there, and most important, Bandung is a shopping paradise, you can find all kinds of branded cloth with a very reasonable price.
This tour featuring the following objects and attractions:
Ciater Hot Spring
Tangkuban Perahu Crater
Asia African Museum
Cihampelas's Jeans's Center
At 7.0 AM this morning, we will pick you up at the lobby of your hotel or other designated places (please go to the booking page to select the pick up location that in your area from the pick up location list), then drive to historical city Bandung, it takes about 2.30 hours to reach Bandung depending on traffic condition. On the way you can enjoy beautiful sceneries.
Tangkuban Perahu Crater (Vocalno)
Upon arrival Bantung, we will drive to visit Tangkuban perahu first, Tangkuban perahu is an active volcano, situated 30 km north of the city of Bandung, The name Tangkuban Perahu or the 'overturned boat' derived from the Sundanese 'Sangkuriang' legend. Its craters are the remnant of a gigantic collapsed volcano; it still simmers and bubbles, sending up deadly sulphurous fumes. Its last serious eruption was in 1969, filling the area with black clouds, ash, and mud flows. It is the only crater in Indonesia that you can drive up to its very rim. The huge crater is an astonishing view and you can walk around and explore this for around two hours. Upon arrival you will given enough time to enjoy and explore this amazing natural scenery. You can look into the huge crater or even hike down into it, stroll through the forest on its slopes, or simply enjoy the splendid panoramic scenery.
Ciater Hot Spring
Ciater is a pretty little place in the middle of huge tea estate. Its main attraction is the Sari Ater Hot Spring Resort; the pools are probably the best of all the hot springs around Bandung. You can enjoy swimming in warm water pools that can heal rheumatism and skin problems (note: pool ticket will be on your own expenses).
The Asian-African Museum
After lunch back to Bandung city, there you will visit famous Asian-African Museum, Asian African Conference Museum is also called Gedung Merdeka, it is the first Asian African Conference was held from 18th to 24th April 1955, That was the first ever conference of non-aligned nations from Asia and Africa Continents and attended by many world's leaders, and thus this conference are considered milestone in world history.
The Asian-African Museum is located at Jalan Asia Afrika in Bandung, it is the most important tourist attraction in Bandung, The Museum is open Mondays through Fridays from 08.0 am to 03.0 pm. Upon arrival, you will be given 30 minute visit the Museum.
CIHAMPELAS 'JEANS' CENTER
No discussion of Bandung' sights would be complete without mention of its famous jeans street, so after that we will visit Jalan Cihampelas. This is a commercial area, which offers a huge collection of jeans and the most beautifully decorated shop. It is the ultimate shopping paradise. Drive back to Jakarta after that, you should be arrival at Jakarta about 7.00 pm, depend on the traffic condition. Upon arrival to Jakarta, send you back to your hotel or other designated places.
Land Arrangement Include:
Entrance fee for Tangkuban Perahu Crater(USD20/Pax)
Land Arrangement exclude:
Tips for Tour leader/driver