Tebing Keraton: Bandung’s Golden Sunrise Destination

Tebing Keraton is a new sightseeing destination in Bandung that recently famous after a lot of reviews on social media. Located only about 5 kilometers from Taman Hutan Raya Djuanda, precisely at Kampung Ciharegem Puncak, Desa wisata Ciburial, in the Cimenyan district.

From the cliff you can see amazing panorama of the forest and mountains. If you come in very morning, you’ll be able to view magnificent fog envelop the forest. When the sunrise arises, that’s where the magic moment taking place.

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The cliff was not newly discovered. In fact, geologists have a proper name calling it the “Patahan Lembang” (Lembang fault) while local villagers call it by the Sundanese words of “gawir jontor” (“gawir” means cliff and “jontor” is local dialect slang for swollen lips).

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The recent increasing popularity of the cliff with social-media buzz where thousand of visitors posting the location on Instagram. The locals seemed to welcome this official opening up of the cliff as a tourist destination last August, with best hopes that it will provide additional income for their economy.

“Keraton”, is unlike a grand palace where kings live but comes from the Sundanese term “karaton”, refers to nature’s captivating beauty, the natural richness and grandness of a beautiful landscape.

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How to get there

Go to Taman Hutan Raya in Bukit Dago Pakar until you reach Warung Bandrek (Warban). Take the left road and go all the way up until the road ends, turn left and go up, Tebing Keraton is not far left. Tebing Keraton opens to visitors from 5 a.m.-6 p.m.

Best time to visit

For sunrise seeker, make sure you reach Tebing Keraton by 4 a.m. Best time to visit is during the dry season when the sky is clearer and the ground is not slippery.

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