Built in 1992 and then inaugurated 3 years later, Taman Bunga Nusantara is still one of the largest and widest flower gardens in Indonesia, precisely located in Cianjur Regency, West Java.
Taman Bunga Nusantara occupies an area of 35 hectares and there are gardens with several different themes here. With the beauty on offer, one of the tours in West Java is never deserted with tourist visits.
Moreover, besides being suitable as a photo hunting place, Taman Bunga Nusantara also has adequate facilities with many available rides. For those of you who are interested in spending the weekend here, here’s a review that you need to see!
- 1 Archipelago Flower Garden Review
- 2 Opening Hours and Ticket Prices for Taman Bunga Nusantara
- 2.1 Spot photos at the Nusantara Flower Park
- 2.2 Tourist facilities
- 2.3 Vehicles to get around tourist attractions
- 2.4 Are there any tourist attractions in Cianjur?
Archipelago Flower Garden Review
Address : Jl. Mariwati KM. 7, Kawungluwuk, Sukaresmi District, Cianjur Regency, West Java
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As the oldest flower garden in Indonesia, Taman Bunga Nusantara was first built in 1992 by the chairman of the Bunga Nusantara Foundation, Mrs. Dani Bustanil Arifin. 3 years later, in 1995, Taman Bunga Nusantara was inaugurated by President Soeharto.
Opening Hours and Ticket Prices for Taman Bunga Nusantara
Opening hours : 08.00 – 18.00 WIB
Price of admission : IDR 40.000,00 (not including parking ticket and ride ticket)
The park which occupies an area of 35 hectares has a beautiful and cool atmosphere especially because of its location in a mountainous area. The tourist facilities available are also very complete. There are also many interesting spots that can be used as photo hunting locations for those of you who are on vacation at Taman Bunga Nusantara, here’s the review:
Spot photos at the Nusantara Flower Park
Tourists who come to Taman Bunga Nusantara will usually hunt for photos in the following photo spot themes:
1. Water Park
Various kinds of aquatic plants are cultivated here ranging from giant lotus, cybera papyrus and there are various types of other aquatic plants here. You will also be fascinated by the presence of dinosaur statues formed from various flowers in this area. It’s a perfect match for your photo background.
2. Rose Garden
If you are a rose lover, various types of roses are cultivated in this area. There are red roses, white roses, blue roses, black roses and all kinds of roses. The care is very special so that the roses bloom beautifully. Fertilization and watering are very important.
3. French Garden
This French Garden Spot was built with the characteristics of a garden arrangement like in France. You will see flowers that are arranged very neatly and cleanly in this area. The overall green nuance will be your photo background in this garden area.
4. Labyrinth Garden
The maze garden is a very unique garden. You can adventure to find a way out here. To be able to enter and enjoy the adventure in the labyrinth garden, you only need to pay IDR 2,000.00. You also don’t need to be afraid of getting lost because there is a map that can be used if you forget the way out.
5. Balinese Garden
As the name implies, this park was built with a distinctive Balinese atmosphere. There are various kinds of plants that reflect the nuances of Bali such as frangipani flowers, hibiscus flowers, various types of heliconia and other tropical plants. Typical Balinese buildings with entrance gates, bale kulkul and bale bengong also adorn this park.
If taking pictures in the Bali Gardens is not enough for you, you can immediately come to Bali and visit a magnificent temple that is phenomenal. The temple is Besakih Temple. If you are interested in visiting Besakih Temple, first read: Besakih Temple, Temple Tour in Bali that is Always Crowded Visited
6. Palm Park
If in this palm garden there are more than 100 types of palm plants that are planted here. The palm trees are arranged in such a way that they can provide a fresh and beautiful atmosphere.
Several types of palms that you can find along the palm garden include Mexican palms, bottle palms, Cuban royal palms, screw pine and various other types of palms. You will find the impression of a shady garden when you cross this palm garden.
7. Japanese Garden
The Japanese garden is a photo spot with a typical Japanese atmosphere that is presented. A wooden bridge with a pool of water arranged by combining flower and stone arrangements is designed as closely as possible to the atmosphere in Japan to present a thick Japanese impression.
The charm of Taman Bunga Nusantara with its neatly arranged flower beds looks even more perfect when you are on the fourth floor tower. As far as the eye can see, there is a very beautiful panorama of the garden. This is the best place to enjoy the view of the Nusantara Flower Park from a height.
The green house area is a greenhouse with an area of 2000 square meters which is arranged in a beautiful architecture with a variety of flowers stored in it. In the green house area or this greenhouse area, you can find various types of flowers that are specially treated.
Especially flowers that can not stand the weather of our country will be found here. Flowers that come from countries with 4 seasons are usually stored and cultivated in this green house area.
10. Swan Lake
Goose Lake is a large lake with a large statue similar to Nyi Roro Kidul. Near this lake there is a gazebo that you can use as a place to relax while looking at the beauty of the lake after being tired of walking around the Nusantara Flower Park.
11. Peacock Topiari
Topiari peacock is a photography spot created with the concept of flowers arranged like a peacock. The arrangement of the peacock does not use cement but uses as many as 25 thousand flowers for the peacock’s body and 60 thousand flower plants to form the peacock’s tail. The result is super cute and you can use it as a photo background if you are traveling in this tourist spot.
In addition to the peacock topiary, there is also a dino park and a giraffe park which has a flower concept shaped like a dinosaur and a giraffe.
In order to support the convenience of visitors who come to Taman Bunga Nusantara, the manager of this tourist spot provides quite complete tourist facilities, including:
- There is a large parking area
- Worship place
- Multipurpose building and amphitheater
- A gazebo that can be used to take shelter and unwind after touring tourist attractions
- Flower fair for visitors who want to buy flowers to take home
- Food court and cafeteria area. There is also a restaurant called Albustan which serves a variety of Arabic specialties.
- Camping ground
For visitors to Taman Bunga Nusantara who feel late and need lodging, there is no need to be confused looking here and there because in this tourist spot there is also a camping ground available that can be used for the night. The rental price per night is IDR 325,000.00 and you will get quite complete overnight facilities.
Vehicles to get around tourist attractions
Because the Nusantara Flower Park is a very wide flower garden, visitors who feel tired if they have to get around on foot can use the tourist vehicles provided.
There are several choices of tourist vehicles that can be rented to take visitors around tourist attractions, including:
- Dotto train or dotto train. This tourist vehicle is a miniature train that will take visitors around tourist attractions at a rate of Rp. 50,000.00. However, the dotto train only operates on national holidays and weekends.
- Garden trams. This tourist vehicle is in the form of a tram that operates every day, not only on holidays or weekends. To ride the garden tram, you are charged Rp. 50,000.00.
- Hero cars. This car will take you around the park accompanied by a park information guide in the form of a voice recording. To ride the Wira – Wiri car is really cheap because it is only Rp. 4,000.00 per person.
Are there any tourist attractions in Cianjur?
There are actually a lot of recommended tourist attractions in Cianjur that you can visit. List of recommended tourist attractions, read: 10 Tourist Attractions in Cianjur that You Must Visit
Read also: 16 Tourist Attractions in West Java that You Must Visit
To accompany your tour while in Cianjur, don’t forget to try many Sundanese specialties that are delicious on the tongue. Sundanese culinary recommendations that you can try, read: 14 Typical Sundanese Foods I Miss the Most For Culinary
For those of you who are on vacation in West Java, don’t forget to visit all the tourist attractions there, one of which is Taman Bunga Nusantara. Capture every exciting moment you are there. Happy holidays!
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