Bandung flower city known as Paris van Java also. Bandung always becomes one of city that many people visited when long weekend or holidays coming. This city offered many things that makes people love Bandung and want to come to Bandung again and again. Bandung have beautiful views, a lot of factory outlet and culinary, and attractions. Talking about attractions, Bandung has a lot of attractions, you can choose the attractions you want to visit, nature, museum, amusement or theme parks, architectural buildings and many more. There are two recommended Bandung attractions, ‘Saung Angklung Udjo’ and ‘Trans Studio Bandung’.
First, Saung Angklung Udjo. This is one of the famous Bandung attractions, located in Padasuka 118, Bandung. Founded by Udjo Ngalagena and his wife Uum Sumiati in 1966 to preserve Sundanese culture. Saung Angklung Udjo is one-stop workshop that consist of performance venue, bamboo handicraft centre, and bamboo workshop. Saung Angklung Udjo (SAU) illustrates nature and culture in harmony, so no wonder many people comes to this place to learn Sundanese culture as a part of world heritage. Saung Angklung Udjo become the bamboo-based musical instrument maker in Indonesia through their existence in 45 years. If you want to learning Sundanese culture such as, Angklung and Arumba, Traditional dance, Pencak Silat, Karawitan, Wayang, even MC you can join Udjo School. Besides that, this place also has SAU Art and Culture Sponsorship for local neighborhood community. SAU has two performances, internal and external. One of the show is Afternoon Bamboo Show, SAU present Wayang Golek demonstration, Helaran procession, Traditional Dances and Angklung for beginner, Angklung orchestra, Angklung interactive to Arumba. The visitors and children can dance together at the end of the show. For more information you can visit the website www.angklung-udjo.co.id.
Second Bandung attraction is Trans Studio Bandung. Trans Studio Bandung is a second indoor theme park after Makasar that TransCorp built and located in Gatot Subroto 289, Bandung. This indoor theme park is one of the biggest in the world. This theme park provides 20 interesting rides and divided into 3 unique zones, those are Studio Central, Lost City, and Magic Corner. First zone is Studio Central, there are 10 rides in this zone and the best ride is ‘Yamaha Racing Coaster’. This rolling coaster is the fastest in the world with sensational backward movement maneuver. You will race to 50 meter height in the acceleration of 120 km / hour in the first 3.5 first second and going backward with the same speed and finally stop on where you start because of LIM (LINEAR INDUCTION MOTOR) technology. This ride is the only one outdoor ride, people can see this ride and hear the scream when they are going to enter this theme park. Second zone is Lost City, there are 5 rides, prepare yourself for an amazing adventure. You should try ‘The Adventure’, you will drop from the fall with 13 meter height. The last zone is Magic corner, this place full of magical adventure. One of the ride in this zone is ‘Land of The Giant’, this ride have a special effect and multimedia technology and you will drop from the 5th floor by giant. The ticket price is Rp 150.000 (Monday to Friday) and Rp 200.000 (Saturday, Sunday/Holiday).
Those are some interesting Bandung attractions. Enjoy your holiday in Bandung. Happy Holiday!