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Mount Papandayan

15 km from Garut | Cisurupan Regency, Garut, Indonesia
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Nice gateway

There were the six of us and due to the number of people we have, we can afford to rent a 6 seaters... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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Mountain visit suitable for family with children

This mountain is very familiar in West Java, especially for having to visit to Garut City. Mount... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jakarta, Indonesia
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“camp david” (6 reviews)
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15 km from Garut | Cisurupan Regency, Garut, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There were the six of us and due to the number of people we have, we can afford to rent a 6 seaters private car to bring us there and back to Bandung. The car costs us about 500k but I think we could nego...More

Thank Pennycns
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This mountain is very familiar in West Java, especially for having to visit to Garut City. Mount Papandayan is one of the tourism destinations in Garut. This mountain has very easy track for a family with young children. And the track is very compatible with...More

Thank anurulhida
Reviewed 31 October 2017

WALKING THE PAPADAYAN If you live in Jakarta, a good alternative to more far away, expensive trips to Indonesian volcanoes (Bromo, Ijen, etc….). But get prepared: although many commentators on this site mention it as an easy hike, it is still an arduous walk with...More

1  Thank Soizick C
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

An asphalt road leads from the carpark (2100m) to the foothill, ehere an hour's easy walk will take you through the crater area to the rest hut and security post. Light bites and sanitation facilities available there. Another hour's ealk or so will get you...More

Thank stpn_fz
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

For your Mountain climber yunior or Initiator , the Papandayan mountain distance with you. The short Track, closed to the Crater , the Dead forest, Camping Ground..... good to study climber.

Thank Bambang W
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Relaxing walk/hike for new hikers, no need experience of hiking. Can reach Tegal Alun in 2-3 hours depends on your stops ( most hikers take time to stop for pictures!, because it was so beautiful up there!) Words cannot describe the beauty of Papandayan..you must...More

Thank catlina7
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This is a less known place for hiking simply because of its location - it is 2-3 hours one way drive away from Bandung city, in Garut. However, the travel is worth the effort and also because of its location, it is less touristy than...More

3  Thank squirrelflies
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Awesome place if you are visiting Mount Papandayan. Alternative camping ground in Gubber Hood, the best view for sunrise. Camp fire accepted in here, just be carefully about that

Thank jelajah g
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I was doing nothing over the weekend in Jakarta and decided to visit Mt. Papandayan because I read wonderful things about it. It takes 5-6 hours by bus to reach there. From the bus station, it takes around an hour to reach the Camp david(Base...More

Thank Siddhartha L
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

The view was really breathtaking. Paths are not that difficult, but not that easy as well. Challenging and fun. Had a good time trekking with my family. Even better because we could stop by at a warung once in a while and order some hot...More

Thank indraswp
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31 July 2017|
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Response from catlina7 | Reviewed this property |
better land at Bandung. Takes 3- 4 hours drive from Bandung to Garut.
Chan J
19 February 2017|
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Response from firmanjul | Reviewed this property |
1) I have heard that there are ojek and Blue bird Taxi in Indonesia. Are they common around the area? If so, do they provide transportation from Bandung to Cisurupan and vice versa? It will take abt 2-3 hrs from bandung. If... More
12 November 2016|
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Response from Dhika n |
you can search on google. if u need a driver you can contact me or email me