Banten Province Things to Do

  • Alun-Alun Serang
    Alun-Alun Serang
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    Bedug at the Mosque
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  • Serang Mosque complex
    Serang Mosque complex
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Banten Province Things to Do

  • Sightseeing in Serang, the capital of...

    As the capital of Banten province, Serang has become a modern small city. Some of the attractions from Serang are the old Banten town, the ruins of Surosowan Palace, Kaibon Palace, 'Masjid Agung Banten' (Banten Great Mosque).

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  • Sunset Hunting

    Karang Copong is the western end of West Java. This location is the best place to see sunset. Just Two hours round trip walking from your cottage in Peucang Island.

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  • Mesjid Agung Sultan HasanuddinBanten

    This is a great mosque which was built in 1566; it has a five-layered roof and an eight-cornered minaret or in Indonesia we called its as MENARA. The mosque was located just in front of SUROSOWAN PALACE

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  • CITEUREUP a stop over to Tanjung Lesung

    Citeureup is a crossing to Tanjung Lesung Beach, if you go the other way it heading to Sumur Beach and continue to Ujung KUlon, a National Conservation Park

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  • Panimbangan a fishermen village

    On the way to the SouthWest of Banten Province by land, Panimbangan is a stop over. Here is where one can buy some fish from fishermen at the Fish Market. It was good to know that all who buy a fresh fish are preparing for cook by themself when they are already at their villa at Tanjung Puting, do bargaining and one can get a fresh fish with a good...

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  • A Place Where Rhinoceros unicornis Live

    Rhino with one horn is a specific wild life in Banten Province, now is one of an endanger wild life in the world, that is why the government had a great effort to protect this Rhinoceros unicornis from an extinction. The rhino is live in a State National Park UJUNG KULON which situated at Pandeglang District, a SouthWestern Part of Banten Province....

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  • Lebak, a district with Baduy Village

    Lebak is one district under the Administration of Banten Province, if one travelling to visit Baduy village, lebak is a stop over. A convenient way to Lebak is by Train From Jakarta to Rangkas Bitung, but the regular train is so crowded and hot, even though you can enjoy the train and see the real life of native peoples activities how they struggle...

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  • Kota Tangerang(MayoraltY)

    KOTA TANGERANG or Tangerang Mayoralty is one of Banten Province Mayoralty, in supporting the development of Jakarta, it was good for peoples who work at Jakarta as their dwelling

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  • BSD-BumiSerpongDamai

    BSD an abbreviated from Bumi Serpong Damai (Bumi means earth or land, Serpong is one of Subdistrict Damai means Peace) the authority? claims that it was Self Contained City (Kota Mandiri), a new city developed by a Real Estate Company with Modern architecture of American style, European Style, furnishing by So Many Shopping Mall, Golf Course,...

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  • GardenCityBINTARO

    Bintaro is a sub district in Tangerang, belong to Banten Province, it was a new city at the Border Line of Jakarta, as a new city, there are so many new housing, new building, shopping area and exciting activities of the peoples every sunday morning to do exercises at the many spots of open area

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  • Trekking to Karang Copong

    The forest ranger would love to guide us to walk around the island. There's a big rock with a hole like a cave at the northern coast of the island, they named it Karang Copong. If you're lucky you'll meet peacock in the forest. We also can see monitor lizard, boar, monkeys.

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  • Diving and Snorkeling

    Plenty of fishes, colorful and big corals but be careful with the current.No diveshop in the island so bring yourself the gear and suit.

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  • Kaibon Palace

    "Kaibon" was taken from words Ka-lbu-an, meaning that the palace was intended to Sultan's mother. When Sultan Muhammad Rafiuddin must run the government to change his father that was Sultan Muhammad Syafiudin, at that time he was just still 5 (five) month old, so to continue the government, Sultan Rafiudin mother that was Queen Aisyah replaced her...

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  • Ujung Kulon

    Ujung Kulon is one of the most beautiful National Park and Natural Conservation in the World In this area, we can observe the natural tropical forest.Animal of this place. If we are lucky and patient enough, we could see the Rhino. UNESCO has declare the Ujung Kulon area as the Natural World Heritage Site.

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  • Speelwijk Fortress

    Long ago, Speelwijk Fortress that located to the north of Banten Great Mosque was ex Banten Sultanate Fortress. In 1685, it was demolished by the Dutch and built a new fortress completed with underground rooms. Around of it, there were some graves of European that was died againts Banten guerilla- fighters.

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  • The Lighthouse

    The lighthouse as high as 75,5 m with 18 floors was built in 1885 or 2 (two) years after Krakatau mountain eruption. The steel wall as thick as 2,5 cm at floor 14 of it had hole for almost 2 m, it was caused by the cannon amunition of Japanese Ship when battled with the Dutch. In Indonesia history, Anyer Kidul is well known because Governor General...

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  • Banten Great Mosque

    The most historic mosque in Banten was built by Sultan Mauiana Yusuf On 1566 M (966 H )- Located only 10 km northside serang City. This Mosque was not free fromvisited by tourist. Especially in religious holidays as ldul Fitri, ldul Adha, Maulud etc. The Banten Great Mosque beside prepared as developed Islamic Centre in Banten, also to complement...

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  • Anyer Beach

    Anyer Beach is o­ne of the main destinations for holiday for the people of Jakarta. Located at Anyer, 38 km from Serang City or 150 km from Jakarta.You can enjoy the beautiful scenery of the beach, swim in the sea or the swimming pool, laying down o­n the white sand with a masseuse massaging your body, riding the banana boat, go jet-skying or just...

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  • Gunung Krakatau

    Krakatau volcano lies in the Sunda strait between the islands of Java and Sumatra. In about 416 A.D., caldera collapse destroyed the volcano and formed a 4-mile (7-km) wide caldera. The islands of Krakatau, Verlaten, and Lang are remnants of this volcano. These volcanoes shock the world because of the eruption and collapse of the caldera in 1883...

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  • Pemandian Air Panas Batu Kuwung

    The name of Batu Kuwung came from the name of a stone, which produces hot water continuously. Its heat reaches 70-80 Fahrenheit Degrees. The hot water is iodized but it does not contain any sulfur.

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  • Debus

    Debus had been practiced since the seventeenth century (1651-1682) when the King (Sultan) Ageng Tirtayasa ruled Banten Islamic Kingdom. Debus is a kind of art, combined with dancing, singing, music and mysticism. In the show, it performs a lot of attractions and invulnerability of the body. For instance cutting parts of human body with golok (a big...

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  • Bir Bintang goes well at the beach!

    Laying on the beach with cold beers in ur hands...always gooood! :-)Try the local beer called "Bir Bintang", it's refreshing! FYI, 'bintang' is Indonesian word for 'star'.

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