We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Talaga Bodas hidden scenic view in Garut

It was quite pleasant trip, but to reach the area we have to go through unpaved road for a few... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rayn W
Jakarta, Indonesia
via mobile
Cycling to the crater

car even bus can reach to the rim of crater ni more activity only a small part still active... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
Jakarta, Indonesia
via mobile
Read all 31 reviews
All photos (39)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good44%
  • Average22%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
2 weeks ago
“Talaga Bodas hidden scenic view in Garut”
24 Aug 2018
Desa Sukamenak, Kecamatan Wanaraja, Garut, Indonesia
Reviews (31)
Filter reviews
8 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was quite pleasant trip, but to reach the area we have to go through unpaved road for a few hundred metres, view was amazing, its not too famous like Kawah Putih in bandung, but scenery is about the same. There is one public “pool”...More

Thank Rayn W
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

the road to the location has a good aspalt . talaga bodas crater are still virgin not much people visited yhis is good for traveler that like mountain walking .cause from the parking area to the crater must walking or used motorbike that already there...More

Thank dhamarb
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Talaga Bodas is a lake with white water caused by sulfur, it's a good place for family recreation or even with friends.

Thank Doni_HD
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Best spot for view the crater. Activity in here, you can walking at besides the lake. Having a natural hot water bath. And ofcourse blue sky and mount for the beautiful landscape view

1  Thank jelajah g
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

car even bus can reach to the rim of crater ni more activity only a small part still active - fumarole with temp 90 degress Celcius.

1  Thank HotelBandung
Reviewed 13 December 2016

They have fixed the road!! Before you reach the bodas lake, on the way you will find pyramid shaped mountain. And near the mountain, you will find some kind of stone walls which looks like canyon. After reach the car park, you can rent motorbike...More

1  Thank callmeyuri
Reviewed 15 March 2015

Access from Garut takes about 2 hours. No public transport, you need car or ojek (motorcycle taxi). Have not tried the public sulphur baths on the way. The 1-hour trail from the valley to the lake (1.700m altitude) is fine. Unfortunately, the subsequent trail to...More

1  Thank kkkk512
Reviewed 29 September 2014

A crater filled with sulphuric water. Looks like Kawah Putih in Southern Bandung, but this place is much quieter. There's a hot spring water to relax. But the place is bit dirty and not well managed by local goverment. Route to the crater is around...More

1  Thank Teddy W
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 15 nearby hotels
Hotel Taman Mangkubumi Indah
3 reviews
16.30 km away
favehotel Cimanuk Garut
303 reviews
19.49 km away
favehotel Tasikmalaya
16 reviews
19.49 km away
Hotel Suminar
10 reviews
19.79 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 42 nearby restaurants
Mie Baso Parahyangan
15 reviews
17.63 km away
Kupat Tahu Mangunreja
16 reviews
18.02 km away
Cimanuk Food Market
7 reviews
18.40 km away
Ramen Gorilla
6 reviews
18.51 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 19 nearby attractions
Kampung Naga
102 reviews
15.27 km away
Mount Papandayan
171 reviews
39.33 km away
Museum Prabu Geusan Ulun
14 reviews
41.99 km away
Mount Galunggung
79 reviews
5.33 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bodas Lake staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines