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Mount Patuha, Ciwidey, Indonesia
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Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

One of the hot spots for tourists and locals. The management there should set up a proper place for muslims to take their ablution for prayers. The view of the kawah putih was remarkable.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank firariff48
Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

Im so excited to visit this place but unfortunately when i arrived there im very dissapointed because the price for private vehicle its so expensive IDR 150k&damaged road to access Kawah Putih I hope they can improve the access for go to kawah putih Thank...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank fortuneriley
Reviewed January 28, 2019 via mobile

Kawah Putih is located near the charming little market town of Ciwidey, approximately 50 Kilometers south of Bandung. It was so beautiful, I couldn't breathe. And I mean it literally. Our vehicle breezed through the forest.. Its english name is White Crater but the sulphuric...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank TrixieAblan
Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

Really not much to do. Stunning lake with terrible smell and interesting to read up on the history but I would only suggest visiting if you are nearby. Literally can only stand there for like 5 minutes because of the smell and place overrun by...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Faatima C
Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

Natural attraction in southern area of bandung west java, easy access to get there (shuttle) The white creter in mountai area

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AgungWNA
Reviewed January 16, 2019

Nothing much you can see in this place. The entrance fee was expensive. After paying the entrance fee they will force you to buy a face mask with a double price than 7-11. So if you want to go here make sure you bring your...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank benazua
Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

The place was scenic but had to pay a hefty admission fee including the driver in! Was cold in the morning but hot later in the afternoon! If you have allergy or nauseous wear a mask! It was nice view to take IG photos and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sienloong
Reviewed January 3, 2019

However, if you've forgeten your mask, there is a vendor selling mask at the entrance of the crater. Good to go.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JacqLim
Reviewed December 26, 2018

Definitely someplace to visit when in Bandung because it is really an interesting but few drawbacks: 1. It's more expensive for foreigners to visit than for locals. 2. A lot of indiscriminate smoking all over the place. 3. Many guys hanging around to take photos....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank timothy_loh
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

Nice place!! But when the fog comes down you can’t see the beautiful view, as the hills and cliffs. anyway the smell of the sulphur wasn’t strong enough

Date of experience: December 2018
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March 20, 2018|
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Response from Athallah | Reviewed this property |
Hello Travellers kawah putih is placed in the south of Bandung and kawah domas,kawah ratu is placed in the north of Bandung Sorry for bad English
July 19, 2017|
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Response from sam_mawie | Reviewed this property |
i'd prefer a local chartered transport. as i went there with the whole family it turs out to be cheaper @ 500k IDR. and the driver will tend to ur need until nite time.
April 1, 2017|
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Response from bibianasiah12 | Reviewed this property |
We took Grab car from Bandung (our hotel) to White Crater. It isn't easy to get a return car back to town (or i would say none except your driver waits for you). We took the Angkutan Kota (yellow-coloured van) down and... More