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Gunung Padang Megalithic Site

Padang Hills, Cianjur village | Karyamukti village, Cianjur rehion, Cianjur, Indonesia
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Interesting place to visit, easy to reach from Jakarta

If one wants to visit a new different place, you can try to visit this and use trains as your... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2017
Ayu_and_Steve
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Jakarta, Indonesia
Exhausting

The track is quiet tiring, yet I have to get on some heavy ladders to get this point. The last time... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2017
Nurul H
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Padang Hills, Cianjur village | Karyamukti village, Cianjur rehion, Cianjur, Indonesia
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

If one wants to visit a new different place, you can try to visit this and use trains as your transportation mode. The place is very serene, clean and quiet. Not much to see as a "pyramid" as the stones are still scattered around (not...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

The track is quiet tiring, yet I have to get on some heavy ladders to get this point. The last time I visited, they hadn't provide a fine facility.

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Reviewed 24 April 2017

This was an interesting site to see. The stones are of course in ruins and it is highly recommended to have a guide to understand the positions of stones and what they represent if you do not read Indonesian. Be prepared for a climb up...More

1  Thank LiveYourYBR
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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

its in a hidden place somewhere in between end of Bogor and Cianjur , to drive your self from jakarta or Bandung will be too far and exhausting specially on the weekend . my suggestion you should probably stay in a hotel somewhere in Puncak...More

1  Thank exploraddict
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I visit this place with my 2 yo child, and we drive from sukabumi. Our journey there was very challenging, and the road is not good at all, but the scenery on the way there were stunning!! I used motorcycle to reach the site (pay...More

1  Thank inkkzz
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

I had expected it to be challenging, like climbing mountain as the name suggests. However, the excitement to climb only took not more than 20 minutes. There are two options to climb: stair having slope of around 40 degree and the other one around 60-70...More

1  Thank Dewi R
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Reviewed 3 February 2016

A debatable pile of stones. The undiscovered history make it more excited. I was lucky went there on a sunny day, make it possible to see clear view of Mount Gede and other mountains from the site. The ticket price is affordable and the officers...More

1  Thank Detta D
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Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

We hired a scooter from Bogor and decided to go via Sukabumi (making a loop as we were heading to Gede afterwards). I would definitely not recommend this route! It probably took us over four hours (leaving at 6.30am) to reach Padang, traffic is incredibly...More

1  Thank Jessica R
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Reviewed 28 December 2015

it's very amazing to see this megalithic site though the journey to this site is not easy but it's woth with what you can see within this site really worth to visit

1  Thank markos_prawira
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Reviewed 10 December 2015

I was pretty disappointed at this place especially after driving around 2 hours each way just to get here. The government hasn't done anything to rebuilt the place and it honestly just looks like a pile of rocks. Entry is 5000 rp and its about...More

1  Thank scottplume
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Nic K
2 September 2017|
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Response from LiveYourYBR | Reviewed this property |
Kus in Cianjur at Bule Homestay might be able to make recommendations. You can find the website if you google: bule homestay cianjur. Trip advisor won't enable me to add the website here.
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Cynthia_JoseRamon
26 July 2017|
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Response from LiveYourYBR | Reviewed this property |
Great, no worries. Enjoy wherever you choose. Cheers, Joanne
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