Bogor and Puncak Highland Tour
- Category: Jakarta - West Java
- Last Updated: Monday, 22 June 2015 06:17
- Agung Yoga
Drive through one of Jakarta’s suburbs and lovely countryside, this tour takes you to Bogor, 60 km south of Jakarta and on to Puncak and Cisarua area at an altitude of 1,400 meters above sea level.
This tour featuring the following objects and attractions:
The Bogor Botanical Gardens (Kebun Raya).
This garden is located in the heart of Bogor town, home of more than 15.000 plants from all over the world. In this huge (87 hectares) garden you can walk around in fresh air area while learning many trees that you’ll never seen before. Bogor used to be the residential area of Dutch people in colonial time (19th century) when they wanted to escape from the bad situation in Batavia till they named it ‘Buitenzoorg’ that means ‘nothing to worry’ and then pronounced by local people as Bogor. Bogor also played an important role as the centre activities of the most powerful of Padjajaran Hindus Kingdom in West Java in 16th century.
Bogor - Gunung Mas Tea Plantation
From Bogor, drive across this beautiful 1400-meters high pass, winding mountain road that passes through small resort towns and tea plantations you will arrive to Puncak that meaning ‘summit’. At this high altitude, it’s cool and often misty. Tea pickers with their colorful costumes and big broad hats are good objects for photo lovers It is a popular escape from the heat and crowds of Jakarta. LUNCH will be served at a local restaurant here.
Taman Safari Indonesia at Cisarua
The Taman Safari Indonesia or Indonesia Safari Park is a drive-through game park created for animals in an environment as close as possible to their natural habitat. Watching various kinds of animals from all continents roaming nearby your tour bus is a very interesting experience that cannot be found in other zoos. Adjacent to the park is Baby Zoo which will offer another interest where you could hold friendly lion cubs, shake hands with orangutans and see a very unique white tiger.
- Transportation by private car with air conditioner and fully licensed driver
- English speaking guide - inclusive of his/her expenses
- Meals during the tour (1 x Lunch at local restaurant)
- Entrance, parking & toll fees
- Mineral water during tour
- Airfares w/ Airport Tax
- Personal expenses
- Tipping to guide/driver