Sukabumi is a city surrounded by the regency of the same name in the southern foothills of Mount Gede, in West Java, Indonesia. Sukabumi is an area truly worth visited especially by nature adventure seekers. It is cool and scenic and is a favored area for outbond group activities that include camping, mountain trekking, whitewater rafting to adventurous caving that descends deep underground with beautiful stalagtites and stalacmites.
Sukabumi is around 120 kilometers away from Jakarta. By riding a car, the journey takes around 4 hours during the night (as there are less traffic jams in the connecting towns) or 5 hours when there are traffic congestions in Ciawi, Cicurug, Cibadak, and Cisaat area. From Bandung, it will takes you only 3 hours by car at normal speed. Jagorawi Toll road is a common track to Sukabumi from Jakarta. Buses are also available. There are several bus routes among others Jakarta-Sukabumi, Bandung-Sukabumi and Solo-Sukabumi. Few shuttle cars (similar to van) are also operated from Jakarta to Sukabumi. Moreover, the railway transport between Sukabumi and Bogor of 57 kilometres was reactivated.
Sukabumi is not yet well known as a tourist destination. However, areas in West Java has many shades of natural tourist attractions, from beaches to cool temperate mountain areas. In addition Citarik River and Citatih famous as the location for rafting, following several tourist destinations Sukabumi, West Java, interesting to be visited.
Ujung Genteng Beach
Ujung Genteng Beach has fine white sand, waves are quite big, but enough for swimming. One appeal of this tile Ujung beach is the presence of four species of sea turtles that is a magnet for travelers.
The beach is not far from Pelabuhan Ratu and has beautiful scenery, with rocks adorning it. Available around the beach a few cottages directly overlooking the sea, with views of palm trees.
A traditional village with houses typical form. Sukabumi tourist spot is a cultural heritage with the typical atmosphere of the village in the beautiful mountains and beautiful. The village community to uphold the traditions of their ancestors.
Buniayu Cave first part of the seabed up to the surface, because the earth's shifting plates. Not surprisingly, you can see a variety of sea coral fossils in this cave. Buniayu Cave system is reportedly the best in Southeast Asia.
Citarik River Rafting
The river is regarded as the most exciting rafting locations in Java, besides the river Citatih and Elo. Level of difficulty of rafting in Citarik were in class III-IV. Beautiful scenery and cool air into the bonus.
A beautiful lake surrounded by pine forest is located at the foot of Mount Gede Pangrango. In addition to the cool air, Situ Gunung also presents a fascinating natural scenery. You can stay in a villa, or camping if you want.
The natural landscape of ancient rocks with many waterfalls at once is a rare one that can only be found in Ciletuh Geopark. This geopark is in the area will make you feel like in prehistoric times.
Citatih River Rafting
Citatih river has a different character with the river rapids Citarik. Water is pouring down, the river is wider, the track is longer and more exciting challenge. The river is suitable for you who want adrenaline.
Cimaja coast offers beautiful scenery and big waves, and a favorite surfer. Virgin beaches with a coast full of small rocks and the blue sea is said to be no less beautiful to the beaches of Bali.
Selabintana Recreational Park
Selabintana Recreation Park at the foot of Mount Pangrango offers the atmosphere of green mountains, pine forests, fresh air, equipped with various facilities supporting the tour. This place also has a beautiful villa for rent.