Location: Jalan Otto Iskandar Dinata, Balonggede, Kec. Regol, City of Bandung, West Java 40251
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HTM: Weekday (Rp. 2,000), Weekend (Rp. 5,000)
Open and close: 05.30 – 18.00
Telephone: 022 2031490
Bandung is one of the cities in Indonesia which has its own value. The city which has a nickname as Paris Van Java it is unique. Both in terms of urban planning to tourism.
This also makes the Bandung area the target of tourists so that they are interested in wanting to vacation in the city.
There are many tourist areas that can be visited by both domestic and foreign tourists. In Lembang, tourists can visit various interesting objects.
For natural tourism areas such as Dusun Bambu, Kampung Gajah to Floating Market for hunting delicious culinary varieties.
In addition to the beauty of the natural tourism area in Lembang, in the center of Bandung, there are also many places that present historical values or historical sides and of course have a phenomenal role.
Plus it is inseparable from the development of the old city of Bandung to Bandung, which is now starting to advance.
One of the tourist areas that presents a historical side and also a high historical value is Tegalega Bandung.
Know the Area
Tegalega Bandung tourist area in the form of a park or field has long been known to the public and has become one of the historical attractions in the city of flowers. Apart from that, the location of spot it is also considered very strategic.
No wonder Tegalega Bandung has become one of the most popular tourist areas in the city of Bandung, even from ancient times it has been famous.
And now Tegalega Park is still one of the favorite tourist destinations which is quite crowded with residents of the surrounding Bandung.
Not only the people of the Flower City, but also the target of tourists and tourists both domestic and foreign who are on vacation in Bandung.
Besides that, Tegalega Park itself has historical stories and historical sides like Gedung Merdeka, Bossch observatorya and the Sri Baduga Museum.
A brief History
Tegalega Park tourist area is a fairly large field and is located in the middle of the city of Bandung.
Here, tourists can see a historical monument of how the Banudng people struggled to defend Indonesia’s independence.
Here tourists can find the Bandung Lautan Api monument, which is a sign of a very strong historical story during the war for Indonesian independence with the Dutch.
The Bandung Ocean Fire War when it was led by the warrior Muhammad Toha. A Bandung resident who lives in the southern city of Bandung who is willing to sacrifice all of their wealth.
You do this by burning down all wealth by burning their houses.
This has the aim that the Dutch government, which re-enters Indonesia, cannot seize and take the wealth of the people of Bandung.
To commemorate the historical story of Bandung Lautan Api, the West Java regional government also built a monument.
And the city government and the people around Bandung finally celebrate this historic moment every March 23.
And this celebration is held at the Bandung Lautan Api monument which is located in the Tegalega park of Bandung.
Tegalega itself has a meaning as a broad field according to the mother tongue of Bandung, namely Sundanese.
Therefore, this large field has been named as Taman Tegalega Bandung by the government and the surrounding community.
Moreover, the location and location itself is in the city center. This large field has various functions which in ancient times was the center of annual events held in the city of Bandung.
Besides that, it is an arena for horse races or horse races which is a favorite of the community. spot it is also a venue for entertainment events which of course involve Bandung citizens.
Of course, nowadays, the development of the times causes several things to start to shift. Even so, Tegalega still stands and presents its beauty.
However, Tegalega Park has undergone several changes and renovations so that the appearance of the field is maximized.
Utilization and management of the Tegalega field, of course, have now undergone many changes which have given their own roles.
In the current era of Bandung city administration, Tegalega Park is getting improvements in the field area which has an area of about 16 hectares.
Of course the arrangement has been very well designed so that the Tegalega Field in Bandung is more organized.
Previously, Tegalega field, during the government era in the last few decades, was very shabby and irregular, far from being ordered.
It has even received a negative predicate as one of the hidden prostitution areas or sex places for the lower class.
With the thought and hard work done by the community and government, of course it can change the face of the historical tourist area of Taman Tegalega Bandung.
Now, Tegalega Bandung tourism park is one of the historical tourism areas that is suitable to be visited with family. The reason is there are many spot interesting things that can be enjoyed here with family and friends.
Activities and Facilities
The tourist area of Tegalega Bandung has now changed its function to one spot orderly and also reflects the very clean city of Bandung.
Previously, Bandung was synonymous with a lot of garbage on the roadside. Especially in the city center, but now that title is starting to disappear.
In addition, the presence of Tegalega Park makes Bandung look fresher. No wonder the object is so fitting to get the nickname as one spot family tour in the city of Bandung.
Moreover, there are many facilities that can be used by the people of Bandung and also tourists. And of course there are many activities to be done here.
Sports facilities are available around the Tegalega field in Bandung, namely the existence of a soccer field which is located in the middle.
This area is often used as an arena and also a place of entertainment for some Bandung residents and tourists, especially young people, to enjoy playing football activities.
In addition, this field area is also often used as a place for entertainment shows, so that the public and tourists can enjoy music concerts and other entertainment shows that are held here.
Every weekend, there will usually be healthy sports such as gymnastics, jogging until a healthy walk. A fun activity for the family, right?
Apparently not only this. There are many interesting things that can invite travelers to vacation here. Where here tourists can relax while seeing the beauty and the other side of the city of Bandung.
In addition, in this city forest tourists can feel the freshness and see green scenery with very cool weather or temperatures fresh.
Especially after getting tired of traveling around the city of Bandung to shop or do other activities.
Route to Location
This forest tourism area is indeed very strategic, which is right in the center or middle of Bandung city.
And the tourist area of the park is also located at the crossroads of various directions and interconnected roadways to the city center of Bandung.
Therefore, tourists who want to have a vacation in the city of flowers can easily find the location of Tegalega park.
Moreover, now there is Google Maps which can help find a way to make it easier to get there.
This urban forest park can be accessed using private vehicles or public transportation because all angkot routes almost pass through the area.