John ELLIAS TEYSMANN is a first Curator of Bogor Botanical Garden, He have been there for 50 years to do a big job in collecting all tropical trees from all parts of Indonesia, even from abroad to enriched Bogor Botanical garden with its spectacular trees collection. IN commemorating his efforts, the authority of the region(Bogor) at that time, built a park of John ELLIAS TEYSMANN at one corner of Botanical Garden
Hiking is an exciting exercises, its a chance to see the beauty of nature, find a place for breath taking, increase your blood adrenaline level. WANA WISATA CURUG CILEMBER IN pUNCAK bOGOR, was a good place for beginner, hike as high as you can, tracking up to Water fall No.1 , the highest, but if one can't do this, at least you can go up to level seven , it was a good experience for beginner.
WANA WISATA is a place for week end in Puncak Bogor, nobody know that this is a good place for camping,hiking, and a challenge for whom enjoy jungle tracking. There are Seven Water fall which known by local peoples(Sunda) as CURUG at the slope of a Hill. Wana Wisata is a Jungle in Cilember village, maintained by Ministry of Forestry, here we can also observe a butterfly laboratory, a camping ground, some local Cafetarias for breakfast, lunch or diner and watching Bogor down town from the top of the Hill. The pictures were an Entrance gate and the hill side where we can hiking until the top seen from below as a row of Pine trees
Curug means Waterfall in Sunda Language, Cilember is one place in Puncak Bogor,
it was welknown as WANA WISATA, WANAmeans wood, wisata means travel, situated not far from Bogor, go up to Mega Mendung, it was at the left side
Bogor in the night seen from one point in Puncak is a fabulous, we can see a blinking light in the dark below, a blue sky in the background, and a slope of Gunung Gede, gradually everything become a figure of a beautiful panorama stretching in front of us when the dawn was rising up
Get away from the traffic. Walk alongside one of Bogors canals or rivers or railway tracks. You will enter a world of bougainvillea, flame trees, red roofed shacks, washing lines, goats, fruit bats, boys flying kites, tiny mosques, patches of jungle, and, views of a distant blue volcano.
Not only buy fresh vegetables during the way home from Puncak Pass. You can also have beautiful flowers from traditional market nearby Cipanas Palace.