Sukamakmur district, Bogor's hidden gem
Bogor regency in West Java has long been a go-to spot for weekend getaways among urbanites. It is indeed home to popular destinations such as the Puncak resort area and Taman Safari Indonesia. However, these famous destinations have overshadowed the hidden tourism gems that the regency has up its proverbial sleeves.
While those who have lived in West Java and Jakarta may be familiar with a short getaway to tea plantations in Bogor, returning to this sport is never a bad idea. Gunung Mas tea plantation, run by PTPN VIII offers relaxing views of the green tea gardens as well as tea tasting that will delight tea lovers. Recently, Gunung Mas tea plantation has also added a batik village that features live batik making and a shop where visitors can buy batik clothes with such motifs as tea leaves, rubber trees and coffee leaves.
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Posted: 21 Apr 2019 12:34:08