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“kawah putih”(278 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday

1st time getting so close to pond. u can smell the sulphur smell but most of us got ourselve masked up so it was not really that bad. there's a signage there indicating that no recommended for those with weak heart, pregnant, small kids, and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Leaw J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It’a now easy to reach and the facilities are good. Try to go during the week to avoid the masses of people and also the traffic.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lisbet848
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful view, beautiful crater with hot ambient temperatures. Sometimes it has foggy by the water. Quite could feel the sulfur smell

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Irfan F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Bandung and the 90km trip to the white crater took close to 3h. The narrow road was leading through many villages/small cities and the traffic jams were basically along the entire way. The ticket office for the crater is like 10min before...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank M9000
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Kawah Putih or the white crater located about 2-3 hours, depending on the traffic from Bandung City. It’s better to visit in the morning as you will start to feel hot around 10:30am. Remember to bring a face mask 😷 as the smell of sulphur...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gaelvy_Shen
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

went on a weekend and there is quite a handful of people. got there by a van and we hired a guide. van will be park at the middle of the mountain. there will be a shuttlebus to bring you up. entrance ticket we got...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AriesAffair
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

IMHO, it's better than tangkuban perahu because you get to be so close to the crater. In Tangkuban perahu, you can just see it from afar. Do go there early as the sulfur smell is lesser. The weather is also better in the morning. You...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Harley_Rider_883
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

I don’t know why I waited so long to visit this place; only on my 5th visit to Bandung. But better late than never. The view is just awesome, lotsa great spots to take those insta-worthy photos even when there’s a lot of people around...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank FranklySpeaking123
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

One of the ‘must’ visit place travellers to Bandung should go. The White Crater is a beautiful volcano lake and it’s worth the travelling time of nearly 2 hours from the city area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shyyunn
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We Grab D Grab Driver for a day trip to south of Bandung for 500K Rupiah for a full day ride. Of course that is cheap cause when you asked around the price is around 700-800 K per day. Keep on Asking. Dont give up....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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AHK2960
20 March 2018|
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Response from Athallah | Reviewed this property |
Hello Travellers kawah putih is placed in the south of Bandung and kawah domas,kawah ratu is placed in the north of Bandung Sorry for bad English
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Response from sam_mawie | Reviewed this property |
i'd prefer a local chartered transport. as i went there with the whole family it turs out to be cheaper @ 500k IDR. and the driver will tend to ur need until nite time.
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1 April 2017|
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Response from bibianasiah12 | Reviewed this property |
We took Grab car from Bandung (our hotel) to White Crater. It isn't easy to get a return car back to town (or i would say none except your driver waits for you). We took the Angkutan Kota (yellow-coloured van) down and... More
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