Xelexi.com – Bandung is the capital and the largest metropolitan city in West Java province, Indonesia. The city is located about 140 km southeast of Jakarta and can be reached within 2 to 3 hours by car from Jakarta, Bekasi, Bogor and Tangerang.
Bandung is surrounded by mountains, so the weather in this city is quite cold especially in the north which still has many green areas, clean and fresh air.
Bandung is also known as a shopping city, with malls and factory outlets are widespread in this city. Many can be found at Jl. Riau, an area that is visited by plenty of local and foreign tourists. Now, this city gradually also developed as a city of culinary tourism.
Hotels Map in Bandung
As a tourist destination, there are many hotels available in Bandung with various types, ranging from budget type hotels to luxury hotels. Here is the link to view top list of luxury hotels in Bandung:
|Recommended Luxury Hotels In Bandung|
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|The Best Flights to Bandung|
Husein Sastranegara International Airport (IATA: BDO, ICAO: WICC) is the main airport in Bandung, located in Cicendo District. Below are the list of airfare from several origin to Bandung:
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|Things to Do in Bandung|
Bandung is famous for shopping fashion products, with Jalan Riau as one of the famous areas. But if you want to experience the other side of Bandung and see some heritage buildings, you can visit the Museum of Asian-African Conference or Museum of Geology.
You can also learn Sundanese traditional musical instruments at Bamboo School Saung Angklung Udjo. Other tourist destinations in Bandung include Trans Studio, Mount Tangkuban Perahu, Kawah Putih (White Crater), and Lake Situ Patenggang.