When you are strolling around Bandung with your family and want to provide a good time for the kids, you don’t need to go a far distance. Just drive north for a while, and you will be provided with a good experience for the whole gang at De Ranch Lembang.
Jam-packed entertainment is guaranteed with a lot of options of activities, be it a leisure activity such as a horse carriage (delman) ride both inside the complex and outside where you can enjoy Lembang, or an exciting activity such as horseback riding and archery, De Ranch got them all and it will surely be an event worth remembering.
Location – De Ranch Lembang is located north of Bandung, in between other attractions such as Tangkuban Perahu and Floating Market, it is very accessible and easy to reach.
Operating Hours –
- Tuesday to Friday : 09.00 – 17.00
- Satuday and Sunday : 08.00 – 18.00
- Closed on Mondays
Fees and Attractions
Entrance Ticket: IDR 10.000
Attraction: IDR 15.000 – 200.000
There are a few key attractions such as horseback riding, delman riding, flying fox and fishing pond, both for adults and for children, and you can click the link above for further information.
Address – Jl. Maribaya No.17, Kayuambon, Lembang, Kabupaten Bandung Barat, Jawa Barat 40791, Indonesia
Img Credit: Ricardo Tanada
How To Get There
It is quite easy to get to De Ranch Lembang as it is located in an attraction-packed area. It is reachable both by private vehicle or by public transportation.
If you are traveling by public transportation, we suggest you to depart from the Cicaheum terminal, board the Cicaheum – Ledeng angkot and disembark at Ledeng to proceed to use the Ledeng – Ciroyom – Lembang angkot until you reach Tugu Bambu Lembang intersection. From the intersection, you can walk for about 500 meters untiil the entrance of De Lembang.
It is also easy to reach if you are traveling by train. You can stop at the Hall Station, and take a direct angkot to Lembang, and then you stop at the Tugu Bambu and then just walk just like if you are traveling by public transportation.
From the Husein Sastranegara airport, you can walk about 10 minutes to the Sastranegara intersection to find the angkot with the direction of Ciroyom – Lembang, and then get off at the Tugu Bambu Lembang and the rest is the same with the other kind of transportation.
Located in one of the hottest tourist spots, there are no problems to find a place to stay nearby. Be it in a hotel or in a camping site, it’s all there and you can pick your style of leisure comfortably.
Pesona Bamboe Lembang is one of the high end places that you can stay the night at nearby, with a service that is decent and a nuance that is making you more engaging with the surroundings. The wooden cabins provided will guarantee a sleep that is comfortable, and with its location just nearby of the local attraction, this place will make the perfect stay for you and your family.
The Sandalwood Boutique Hotel is also a good choice for your resting nest. This cozy hotel will provide you with spacious rooms and an atmosphere that will help you sleep deeply, and we recommend you to try the Ebony Suite as it is the most prolific choice offered by this hotel.
Nearest Tourist Attractions
This magnificent volcano is one of the most visited tourist spots, as it is majestically beautiful and a mystery of nature with historical myth accompanying its existence. If you are looking for a scenic view of the mountains, and wanting to enjoy bathing your feet at the crater, this place must be on your shortlist.
What is the better way to release your body form its fatigue rather that to bathe in the nature spring that is Ciater Hot Spring? With its famed hot water bath to its recreational center, this place is sure can provide a smile on your family.
Another good place to visit, Lembang Floating Market offers a brand new type of market that is one of a kind on this area. There are unique culinary experience combined with the scenery, this place is a must visit while you are around.
1. It’s better to visit on the weekdays to avoid queue lines at the attractions.
2. You need to ride the horses around Lembang – it’s definitely worth it.
3. The best hour to visit here is between the opening hours to noon, because it’s sunny or no cloudy it mean very nice for taking photos with a good sky background.
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