During Ramadan, ngabuburit or spending the last hours before breakfasting is something mandatory to do. Thankfully, Bandung has plenty of places to spend ngabuburit where you can have several Ramadan special events or doing other exciting activities. Here is the list of best places for ngabuburit in Bandung. Have your own favorite place? Let us know!
1. Taman Balai Kota
Thanks to its relatively spacious area, Taman Balai Kota is one of the hot spots Bandung citizens love to spend ngabuburit at. People are doing various activities, be it just sitting around, taking a leisurely walk around the park, to skateboarding. While ngabuburit, visitors can spend time knowing the Latin names of the trees planted there.
Address: Jl. Wastukancana No.2, Babakan Ciamis, Sumur Bandung, Bandung, Jawa Barat
2. Alun-Alun Kota Bandung
After being revamped, Alun-Alun Kota Bandung now appears as a pretty spot in town. Equipped with synthetical grass, you can spend your ngabuburit time while sitting and chilling around with your friends or family. As this place is located near Braga street, you can also have some fun moment at the stalls there and enjoying the various Takjil selections. Alun-Alun Kota Bandung is also one of the most wanted places to enjoy sumptuous Bandung street foods.
Address: Jl. Asia Afrika, Balonggede, Regol, Bandung, Jawa Barat
3. Taman Babakan Siliwangi
Babakan Siliwangi Bandung is a city park or green open space in Bandung which also called Baksil by locals. As one of the biggest green areas in Bandung, this spot is perfect for ngabuburit as the weather is completely refreshing. Coming to Taman Babakan Siliwiangi, you can explore the forest walk by walking or cycling. Ngabuburit with jogging in this area could be a great choice as well.
Address: Jl. Tamansari No.73, Lb. Siliwangi, Coblong, Bandung, Jawa Barat
4. Jalan Braga
Braga Street is always a must-visit spot in Bandung even during Ramadan. There are plenty of activities you can do here while ngabuburit. Ranging from walking around and enjoying the vintage vibe along the way, watching street performances, buy paintings, to photo hunting. During Ramadan, there are usually small food stalls sell the city’s favorite snacks and comfort foods.
Address: Jl. Braga, Bandung, Jawa Barat
5. Lapangan Gasibu
While Jakarta has Kota Tua or Old Town as one of the most favorite spots for young people, then Bandung has this Lapangan Gasibu or Gasibu Field. During Ramadan, this place is a hot spot for ngabuburit, because you can find different attractive activities every day. If you’re lucky, you can have a great several street performances of music to motorcycle attractions. This place is also loved by locals, because near the city’s best culinary area, such as Cisangkuy, Cimandiri, and Dipati Ukur.
Address: Jl. Diponegoro, Citarum, Bandung Wetan, Bandung, Jawa Barat