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Bogor Palace

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Address: Jl. Ir H Juanda no. 1, Bogor 16122, Indonesia
Phone Number:
+62 622 51321001

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Cool palace

It has many artistic collection inside. The building also very fine. At the backyard the view is Bogor Botanical Garden. Amazing place amazing view amazing experience

Reviewed 20 July 2016
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

We had a great pictorial . Scenic and lovely. Had a great early morning walk. Beautiful and clean . Must see place.

Thank Tenette
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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

It has many artistic collection inside. The building also very fine. At the backyard the view is Bogor Botanical Garden. Amazing place amazing view amazing experience

Thank Rifan
Waiblingen, Germany
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71 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

This place is very beautiful but not so clean...a lot of places which has great potential to become nice attraction for people who have been in the first time in this city . Maintaining that need a lot of patience and huge budget ....with fee for entry is quite expensive for us,and we expected more than we pay....hopefully in the... More 

Thank Youvan
Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 reviews
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

You can see alot of grass, trees, Bogor palace, most exciting for kids is zoologi museum. The place quiet hot inside because no air conditioner.

Thank Ingrid Rachel G
Hoorn, The Netherlands
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128 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 237 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

You can visit the palace garden during your visit to the botanical garden. The palace however was closed for visitors. The garden itself is nice to see and one of the best parts of the botanical garden.

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Bogor, Indonesia
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 May 2016

there was surprising me when i saw the presidential palace still strong and nice even already over hundred years built by dutch colonial.....

Thank Ridwan G
Cincinnati, Ohio
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78 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Not sure exactly how to rate this since we did not go inside but the grounds a beautiful and seeing all the deer is interesting. Last time we were here (Jan, 2015) I got some good pictures of some males fighting with their horns/antlers and I show them to my students when I share our trip. (My wife is from... More 

Thank OhioCincinnatiBubba
Singapore, Singapore
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154 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Be aware that the Botanical and the Palace are sort of next to each other and separated by the River and still within the same gardens which you cannot enter. Lots of deers on the Palace ground for royal hunting I heard. You can actually see the deers when you drive to the rear side of the huge estate facing... More 

Thank Ctan1965
Melbourne, Australia
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2,394 reviews
1,644 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 441 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Bogor Palace is in Bogor, west Java. iBogor is a favourite residence for the Presidents of Indonesia because of the city's temperate clmiate. The Bogor Palace was a favourite residence of Sukarno, first President of Indonesia. Sukarno was more or less detained here.when the future President Suharto took over the reins of government in 1967. The Palace is sometimes open... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2016

If you're so consumed by the hectic Jakarta, staying in Bogor for a weekend getaway is a great idea. Visiting Bogor Palace is a must-do to include in your itinerary. Here you will find tranquility; fresh air, green grass, and of course the majestic yet humble-looking palace. Oh and don't forget to play with the spotted deers!

Thank qisthiadila

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