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Bogor Palace

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Address: Jalan Juanda no 1, Bogor 16122, Indonesia
Phone Number: 62 251 321 001

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Feeding deers

Buy some carrots from the street sellers and feed the deers with your family from the fences. There are tons of deers there too.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 17, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Buy some carrots from the street sellers and feed the deers with your family from the fences. There are tons of deers there too.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Istana Bogor is a botanical garden with a governmental palace. The palace is not accessible for tourists, but you can feed the deer through the fences. The botanical garden is beautiful and full of Indonesian plant species, including the largest flower in the world.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

This palace was one of the most lovable Presidential Palace. Due its location and close proximity with Jakarta, this Palace often welcome government's officials and it guests. The Palace open annually in June, when Bogor having a birthday celebrations. When it not held any event, you also may visit the palace with prior arrangement.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Never go to Bogor if you not visit the Bogor Palace. Bogor palace actually a president palace, so not open for public. The place in one area with Botanical Garden. And one thing, avoid public holiday or weekend if you want to visit this place.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

One of Dutch colonialism heritage you can find in Bogor. Surrounded with Bogor Botanical Garden, this palace has a stunning garden view with wild deers all around. You can find collections of chandeliers, paintings and other antiques from all over the world that are well kept from Soekarno (Indonesia's 1st President) era.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My understanding is that you need to make an appointment ahead of time and there must be at least 8 people in the group (e.g. weekend easier?) - rather difficult for solo travelers to manage (especially those who aren't in Jakarta for very long) along with the fact that there are not many western tourists who visit Jakarta. Is this... More 

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Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Have been there twice. First time joined with an organized group, and the 2nd time I arranged it myself. It was smooth to register, and we got an English speaking guide arranged by the Palace (free of charge, but we gave some gifts after the tour is finished) Though before our visit, I received a last minute notice to change... More 

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Jaipur, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Bogor Palace (Locally known as Istana) was used as the residence of the former Governor-General. It was constructed by Dutch. Now this palace is used as summer palace of the President of Indonesia. The palace is located in the midst of a vast garden, lawns and parks spread over 28 hectares. There are hundreds of Deer and Peacocks roaming freely... More 

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Bogor, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Bogor Presidential Palace is a beautifull and nice building, full of historical story starting from Dutch colonial era until now. Venue for pre Asia Africa conference. The location is in the center of Bogor city close to very wide Botanical Garden. The palace sometimes still use by the president to have a spesial event or important meeting. This palace have... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

This is a must visit if you go to Jakarta! i actually had fun there enjoying the very relaxed weather and fresh air!! the garden is huge and have varieties of plants with cute deers roaming around, there are also beautiful lake garden that are filled with lilies and lotus that is one real sight! The one that impresses me... More 

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Address: Address: Jalan Juanda no 1, Bogor 16122, Indonesia
Phone Number: 62 251 321 001
Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  West Java  >  Bogor

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