Bandung and Bogor in the mountains lays Puncak, a cool area, which
is very popular. People from Jakarta spend their weekend and on
public holidays from the heat and busy streets of the capitol of
Indonesia to Puncak. Bandung to Puncak takes about 3 hours drive.
Puncak Pass area has long been the foremost weekend retreat for
Indonesians capital city residents. The cool, fresh air, and the
magnificent view offer a calm, fresh and peaceful feeling. In the
afternoon, sunsets from the top of the pass can be quite spectacular.
Puncak Pass is one of interesting destination in
the West Java Province. It is located in the south of Jakarta and
can be reached by an hour journey. Puncak is an ideal place for
weekend, as well as a good location to find a fresh mountain air.
Besides, many attractions can be found nearby, such as the Bogor
and Cobodas Botanical Gardens; the Gede Pangrango National Park;
the Plantations and the Safari Park.
Puncak Indah consists of three districts: Ciawi,
Megamendung, Cisarua. The area is familiar with its fresh air and
beautiful panorama. From Ciawi to Cipanas, there are many bungalows,
hotels, motels, restaurants, and other tourism facilities. Tourisms
object in Puncak is Lido Park, which is located in Cigombong village/Wates
Jaya (km. 21) Rd. Ciawi-Sukabumi, Cijeruk. Facilities that are provided
in Lido Park ara restaurant, cottages, swimming pools, camping grounds,
and other facilities for lake recreations. Gunung Mas XII Plantation,
which is located in Rd. Puncak, Cisarua district. It offers panorama
with hilly panorama, which could only be found in Puncak. Activities
that could be done are tea walk and seeing the making of the tea
from the picking of tea until the tea is ready to serve.