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Address: Jalan Juanda no 1, Bogor 16122, Indonesia
Phone Number: 62 251 321 001
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It giving the botanical garden a classy colonial look, now it is a palace of the Indonesian president.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Ines S
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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Bogor, Indonesia
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70 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an interesting and artistic palace Unfortunately you can only enter this palace during bogor's birthday on every june So pls prepare to sign yourself on may

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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69 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It giving the botanical garden a classy colonial look, now it is a palace of the Indonesian president.

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Thank Ines S
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52 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is one of the famous place in Bogor. This place is an historical place and most of the facilities still on original status. This place functions as the second palace for the President of Republic Indonesia. To get an access to this place, you should have a permit letter. You can find this place by using three modes... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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10 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Plus: - A place to visit in Bogor - Lots of good spots for taking pictures - Very clean park - The securities are friendly - When you go out through the exit door, there will be lots of street hawkers selling food, toys and many stuffs.. It's quite attracting 😁 Minus: - Nothing special here

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Thank Shastri D
Melbourne, Australia
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673 reviews
457 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

The Bogor Presidential Palace is one of six presidential palaces in Indonesia. It's main claim to fame is that Sukarno, first president of the Republic of Indonesia, was detained here by his successor Suharto in operation "Super Semar." The palace is said to be quite sumptuous. The palace is only open to visitors for a few days in June to... More 

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Bogor, Indonesia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

This palace was build during the early Dutch colonial time in Bogor, that time Bogor was named Buitenzorg by the Dutch. Located about 60 - 70 kms from Jakarta, as a residential area and resort for the Dutch officials during week end or holidays. After 1945 Indonesia independence, Bogor is the well known and famous city for all, the attraction... More 

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Thank leokurniawan
Jakarta, Indonesia
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

This palace is open for public only for a few days in June to celebrate the birthday of Bogor. In the yard, we can see so many deers and big trees which are rarely found lately. When you walk inside the palace, the visitors are allowed to see almost all rooms inside the palace, but you are not allowed to... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

we manytimes visit bogor and cross around this palace, in last week during the holiday we tried to entering this palace, but unfortunately on the day we went it was closed for used for any official function.we strongly recommend to visit this palace.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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74 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

Could not see the palace but just the grounds. But the green lush setting was quite refreshing while a wet day made it quite cool

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101 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

We were looking forward to visiting the palace but unfortunately on the day we went it was closed for use for an official function. We were able to walk around and look through the fence at the roaming deer and the grounds but missed the highlight. Strongly recommend you check to see if it will be open or not on... More 

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