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A good place for an outdoor stroll, nice nature park feeling. If you have a free afternoon to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris L
via mobile
A glance to Auditorium of History of Indonesian Presidents

Well, I joined with my daughter's school tour to visit the area of Presidential Palace located in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
irma m
Bandung, Indonesia
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Jl. Ir H Juanda no. 1, Bogor 16122, Indonesia
+62 251 321001
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All reviews nice building indonesian government colonial building open to the public fresh air governor general nice view president deer dutch republic weekend visitors residence independence garden gate
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A good place for an outdoor stroll, nice nature park feeling. If you have a free afternoon to relax, relax here and go for a nice walk.

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well, I joined with my daughter's school tour to visit the area of Presidential Palace located in Bogor. We didn't enter the palace of course, just indoor area where there are the histories of all Indonesian presidents. There are photos, Indonesia maps, President pledge, big...More

1  Thank irma m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Currently the residence of the Indonesian president. The garden however is open for public. Many activities around the garden. Cleanliness can be upgraded. Especially the visitors should be aware to keep the environment clean. The museum was too old. Something that must be improved because...More

Thank Risan N
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Still one of heritage in Bogor. When this review written, current president take this place as his resident during their period. Still in one block with Kebun Raya Bogor., it gives nice view of colonial building architecture.

Thank Caesar B
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Cannot be entered by regular citizen like us. Just admired it from afar. I have a question related with the red cow statue pictured.

1  Thank dinayulianti
Reviewed July 3, 2018 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 June 20, 2018

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.

1  Thank Raintree_Thailand
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

1  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 VeraT990
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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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