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Bogor Palace

Jl. Ir H Juanda no. 1, Bogor 16122, Indonesia
+62 251 321001
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Nice building, but not open to the public

This used to be the old Governors summer residence of Western-Java when the Dutch ruled most parts... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
A Second National Palace

The First Palace is in Jakarta and this is as a second Palace for President Indonesia to get away... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
RizaL S
Jakarta, Indonesia
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“nice building” (2 reviews)
“spotted deers” (2 reviews)
Jl. Ir H Juanda no. 1, Bogor 16122, Indonesia
+62 251 321001
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

This used to be the old Governors summer residence of Western-Java when the Dutch ruled most parts of Indonesia. Currently it is the weekend and vacation residence of the Indonesian President. You can only visit it with a special permit from the Indonesian Government.

Thank hteffer
Reviewed 28 June 2017

The First Palace is in Jakarta and this is as a second Palace for President Indonesia to get away from the crowded of Big City Jakarta. Well maintained has a deer live on their park. And suss rounds by Botanical garden.

Thank RizaL S
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We looked from a distance- road side and from inside the gardens- and beautiful. Of course you can buy carrots cheaply and feed the thousand or so beautiful deer from the street. Basically if go to garden- it is part of what you will see/...More

Thank DarrylPhillip
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I think this is one of beautiful palace in Indonesia especially Presidential Palace, you can feel so fresh air here

Thank Isti H
Reviewed 8 May 2017

You can see it quite close inside Bogor Botanical Garden. Go look for Gift Shop inside the Bogor Botanical Garden, then you will see signpost for Bogor Palace. Just follow the path and you will get to see the palace in a good spot and...More

Thank Tienti R
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

The palace that Jokowi President of Indonesia used as his office. To enter the palace is prohibited nowadays said the guard. But we may visit the museum near the palace, said the guard. But you mau visit the church just beside the palace or Chatedral...More

Thank FritsGun
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We, my family spent our times over weekend in the Botanical Garden, especially in the morning. We did jogging, cycling, and enjoyed food as well. The real fresh air you may enjoy. so you will feel really healthy and really fresh afterwards.

Thank _srikoerniati
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

The Bogor palace or Istana Bogor is one of the Indonesian presidential palaces, located in Bogor city center and covering a very spacious area with hundreds of spotted deers and also adjoining to the famous Bogor botanical gardens. Inside the palace were an extensive art...More

Thank Suryo F
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Old place, now function back to fully operation again, thanks to pak Dhe. Alot of improvement in kota Bogor, awesome.

Thank teddy g
Reviewed 25 November 2016

good for taking pictures. a wonderful family time activities. beautifull places. you have to get reservation first if you want to go in the palace.

1  Thank Tika P
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20 November 2015|
Response from Raymond1955 | Reviewed this property |
Bogor is an old town - Presiden Palace is in the midle of the big "Kebun Raya" But I don't give you more information her you can get it from this email Address (Sorry iti si in our Bahasa Indonesia = pls ranslate it thru... More