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Botanical Garden and Istana Bogor.
Opening at the 17?s century, this garden will make our lungs fresh. Many tropic plantations from Indonesian forests you can find here. From pinewood, cedar, eucalyptus ?till Pinus merkusii, plus the famous species ?Bunga Bangkai? (Rafflesia arnoldi).Meanwhile, Istana Bogor (Summer Palace) is situated inside the garden. This building has acitivity in the era of former President Soekarno, as a vacation palace. We can see an artificial lake around the palace, also thousand deers running freedomly.

Address: Jalan Raya Bogor
Directions: At Bogor, approximately 80 km outside Jakarta. Use a freeway from south Jakarta, to the direction Sentul ? Bogor.

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  • Updated Sep 25, 2003
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