DEPOST.ID- The Lembang area is one area that has many popular tourist destinations among the community. One of them is Orchid Forest, the newest tour in Lembang but has been loved by many people.
This tour has 157 species of orchids imported from all over the world and is predicted to be the largest orchid garden in Indonesia, Asia, and even the world. When arriving at the location, visitors will be presented with a beautiful natural panorama of the highlands.
The lush greenery in every corner and the cool air will give you a sense of comfort.
Orchid Forest has an area of 12 hectares. Inside there are various types of orchids that are well maintained. Of the approximately 157 existing species, visitors can also find types of orchids whose existence is rarely found, such as the Semar bog orchid, Black Orchid, and several orchids from a group called paraphalanaenopsis laycocky.
In addition to orchids, the existence of pine trees is also an attraction and cause that makes this tourist area cool and comfortable. In this place, visitors can not only see orchids, but can interact directly, learn to plant and care for them, and learn to treat orchids if they are sick.
The location of this Orchid Forest tourist spot is on Jl. Tangkuban Perahu KM.8, Cikole, Lembang, West Bandung, West Java. is 20 km from the center of Bandung with a distance of 1-hour driving.
This tour is open every Monday - Friday from 09.00 to 18.00 WIB, while for Saturdays, Sundays, and National holidays it is open from 08.00 to 19,000 WIB. For the price of the entrance ticket, the price is Rp. 30,000/person. In addition, visitors are also charged an additional fee for those who buy an LHI type ticket for forestry insurance, which is Rp. 7,500.
Cikole. Orchid Forest Facilities
A place to relax with a tire bag
Spacious vehicle parking area
Cikole Orchid Tourist Spot
1. Sky Bridge
Sky Bridge is a rocking bridge made of wood and red rope which has a length of 50 m. Here, visitors can take selfies with pine trees in the background. To be able to walk down the sky Bridge, visitors have to pay around Rp. 15,000.
2. Outbound Arena
This outbound arena in Orchid Forest has several rides such as flying fox, airsoft gun, high rope, archery, and so on.
3. Orchid Flower Consultation with Experts
For those of you who have a hobby or want to plant and care for orchids, you can ask the experts directly about orchids. Starting from how to treat, care for, even the history of orchids can be asked here.