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Nice to see for far

Classic palace with nice view of garden with fresh air. Entering palace quite strict because it’s... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Real H
Kuching, Malaysia
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One location with Botanical Garden

We only could see the palace across the pond. It located in Botanical Garden in Bogor but since Mr... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2018
Vera T
Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jl. Ir H Juanda no. 1, Bogor 16122, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Classic palace with nice view of garden with fresh air. Entering palace quite strict because it’s Indonesia President residents. Must wearing proper clothing before can get permission to enter.

Thank Real H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bogor Palace is currently not open for public because our president live here. However, if you are not lucky enough to be his guest, you can still see it from the Botanical Garden. At least, enjoy the view of the buildings, the ponds and many...More

Thank VinJakarta
Reviewed February 14, 2018

Unless you are invited to a special event at the palace, you will have to settle for views from outside the gate or fence. The grounds -- overrun with deer -- are very spacious and attractive and the palace building itself is beautiful.

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Reviewed January 27, 2018

Before the Independence of Republic Indonesia, The Bogor or Colonial Palace is the one building or official residence of the Dutch Governor General in West Java. After the Independence of Republic Indonesia or since 1949, this building transferred to the Indonesian government as the President...More

Thank Mua_12
Reviewed January 17, 2018

We only could see the palace across the pond. It located in Botanical Garden in Bogor but since Mr. President and family live there, they only open for public on special occasion.

Thank Vera T
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

One of the iconic spots for taking selfies or wefies while visiting the Bogor botnical gardens. The palace is only accessible by sight from across the great pond, no public access for visitors as I know of.

Thank RRajasa
Reviewed December 9, 2017

Looking from afar we sheltered from the rain but we were pushed into the deluge because we were not supposed to shelter there!

Thank LaohuPenang
Reviewed November 7, 2017

This palace using by our president only for weekend or if any guest from abroad. The area so huge and unique because so many deer live in there. Publics also can see the deer from outside of gate. Previously, the public can enter the palace...More

Thank mchristien
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

One of palace for president of Indonesia. Located just across the bogor botanical garden. Very beautiful palace.

Thank Fahri83
Reviewed September 6, 2017

This used to be the old Governors summer residence of Western-Java when the Dutch ruled most parts of Indonesia. Currently it is the weekend and vacation residence of the Indonesian President. You can only visit it with a special permit from the Indonesian Government.

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distance between jakarta and bogor about 50km, but for more flexible you can contact mr.edu from java private tour he can arrange everything related to tourism in jakarta, bogor, bandung
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