Cianjur

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Cianjur is a non-touristic city in West Java.

Unterstand[edit]

Cianjur has around 150.000 inhabitants. The city itself consists mostly (around 65%) of farmers. Since Cianjur hasn't been touched by the touristic business, yet, foreigners are still a rare sight within the city.

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By bus[edit]

From Jakarta: Buses are leaving regularly from Kampung Rambutan for 26.000 Rp/40.000 (Non-AC/AC). It takes around three hours to get to Cianjur.

From Bandung: Buses are leaving every 30 minutes for 14.000 Rp.

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Gunung Padang Megalithic Site

Gunung Padang Megalithic Site

According to many sources, this is the world's oldest pyramid. It's the largest megalithic site in the whole Southeast Asia, with an interesting story. It's in a village of Karyamukti, some 40 km from the town of Cianjur.

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  • The "Cianjur Adventure Program" (see below: Sleep) offers opportunities for voluntary work, helping teaching English to the local students. This is a great way to get into contact with the local population and is very appreciated by them.
  • The "Cianjur Adventure Program" also offers several trips around Cianjur, like visiting a rural village or climbing a nearby mountain. Contact them, if you would like to get some more information about the trips offered currently, just contact them.

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Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Cianjur Adventure Program, +62 821 20890345 or +62 81 7085 6691 (), [1]. Homestay program, all meals included. Very friendly staff. 175.000 Rp.  edit

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