Bogor travel guide

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You're Going to Love Bogor

A vital hill station in Dutch colonial times, Bogor boasts gorgeous gardens, a mild climate, and some magical attractions. At 40 miles from Jakarta, it's also a great base from which to explore Indonesia's capital.

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Bogor

What to do in Bogor

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Kebun Raya Bogor
Bogor Presidental Palace
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When to Visit Bogor

Bogor is also known as the "City of Rain", due to its rainy season. To avoid the rains, travel between late May and September.

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How to Get to Bogor

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Where to Stay in Bogor

Accommodation highlights include the Aston Bogor (which has its own paintball zone), and the slightly more secluded Hotel Novotel Bogor Golf Resort.

Popular Neighborhoods in Bogor

Where to stay in popular areas of Bogor

Most booked hotels in Bogor

How to Get Around Bogor

The Cost of Living in Bogor

Shopping Streets

The most fun places to shop in Bogor are the traditional market stalls in Sempur (north of the gardens), but there are also malls like Botani Square that offer international brands and good places to eat.

Groceries and Other

Supermarkets in Bogor include Robinson, Toko, and Prima Fresh. Expect to pay around Rp18,000 for 12 eggs.

Cheap meal
Cheap meal
$2.25
A pair of jeans
A pair of jeans
$37.50
Single public transport ticket
Single public transport ticket
$0.30
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$1.90

Where to Eat in Bogor

Bogor has its own signature dishes, including tauge goreng (grilled bean sprouts), but you'll find all kinds of Indonesian food at its best restaurants. Standouts include De' Leuit, with its pyramid-shaped roof, and Gumati Cafe, which specializes in Sundanese cuisine. Meals will cost around Rp80,000.

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