Located less than 2 hours from Jakarta city center, on the way to Bogor, Sentul has gained popularity as a new destination for those who want to have a short getaway from the city. Here we list a few things to do in Sentul area for you;
1. Gunung Pancar Camping Ground
One of the ‘hippest’ camping grounds among Jakarta and Bandung youngsters; Gunung Pancar camping ground offers both regular camping area and glamping facilities. A minimum of 4 people booking is necessary to rent a tent, with prices starting from Rp. 330,000/person which includes tent, electricity, bed, and BBQ grill. Add Rp. 55,000/person for dinner and breakfast.
Location: Gunung Pancar | KP Ciburial, Desa Karang Tengah, Babakan Madang, Bogor, West Java
Phone: 081213446514 (office hour)
2. ‘Bidadari’ Waterfall
From a glance, you might think that this waterfall is man-made, judging from the pool on the bottom of it. But Curug Bidadari is actually a natural waterfall within the Sentul Paradise Park. Unlike some of the other waterfalls in this list that are a little bit more challenging to get to, this waterfall is obviously very easy to reach, perfect for worry free excursion with the whole family.
Jungleland Adventure Theme Park has 35 hectares area and consists of 4 zones, Carnivalia, Tropicalia, Mysteria and Explora, with 41 rides, 20 attractions, parades and the biggest Science Centre in Indonesia. This is the right place to make you and your children exhausted with fun!
No. 1, Kawasan Sentul Nirwana, Sentul City, Bogor
Phone: (021) 29311313
4. Ah Poong Market & Eco Art Park
Not far from the Sentul City exit, you will reach this latest addition to Sentul’s family destinations. Pasar Ah Poong (a play on words of ‘Pasar Apung’ or floating market), where you can find a riverside food court selling many different food options. This food court is run by Eat n Eat group, which is famous for scouting the best of authentic Indonesian food. In the same area, you can also find a thematic and educational area called Eco Art Park where kids can run around and learn some different things from the educational displays.
Location: Sentul City, Bogor – West Java
Opening hours :Mon-Fri 10.00-22.00
Weekend, Holiday: 07.00-22.00
5. Taman Budaya Sentul
Taman Budaya Sentul City one of the largest outbound in Bogor, featuring flying fox, nets and other fun obstacles for every age and ability. Taman Budaya Sentul City has a GREEN CENTRUM, a large greenfield perfect for corporate gathering, company outing, outdoor wedding. Here, you can also find some good restaurants, the authentic Indonesian coffee shop ‘Kopi Oey’, an Italian restaurant, Giuliani, a food court, and a tea house.
Jl. Siliwangi No. 1, Sentul City, Jawa Barat
Phone: (021) 87961579
Hours: · 9AM–4:30PM
6. Leuwi Hejo Waterfall
Curug Leuwi Hejo – Indonesia has an incredible wealth of nature. There may be many “hidden waterfall paradises” untouched by travelers. As well as waterfall curug leuwi hejo who recently booming. The location is located in the Sentul area, so not so far from the capital city of Jakarta or from the city of Bogor. Naturally, if the waterfall in Bogor is immediately crowded visitors. In addition, the water is clear and bluish green into its own charm.