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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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History Lives

This is a historic palace. Built in Colonial times its still a sanctuary for government, fora and animals like deer. It hosted an early Pre bandung 5 powers conference with great... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 9, 2015
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East Java, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

A lot of Mouse deer in front of istana bogor is different than other mouse deer in Indonesia. And they are very friendly and welcome to humans around of them.

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

This is a historic palace. Built in Colonial times its still a sanctuary for government, fora and animals like deer. It hosted an early Pre bandung 5 powers conference with great world leaders.

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Jakarta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

You did not go to Bogor in West Java, If you have not been passed away this colonial palace as the one from the other special formal presidential place in Indonesia. This presidential place have been somes special memories for the first of Indonesia President (Ir.H. Sukarno) and also as formal residence for Govenor General of Dutch in colonial era.... More 

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Cremona, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Never go to Bogor if you not visit the Bogor Palace that actually is the president palace, so not open for public. The place is close to the Botanical Garden. Always busy in holiday or weekend but nice view of the Dutch past.

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Depok, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Dislike the time givent to see this palace is very limted so we have to seek the correct time if we like to travel to this place, because iti s open only a special time every day, in should go by a group of people (not allowed personal). But I like most of the time spend there a lot of... More 

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Enjoyed a half day trip with my family ending it with a meal by thelake... GadoGado. Peacful and quite

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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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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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