Puncak is about a three-hour drive from Jakarta, in the west of Indonesia’s Java region. In the local language, Puncak means “peak,” and this name is evident in the mountainous landscape and many opportunities to experience the great outdoors while in this city.
The city is usually full of weekenders who make their way from Jakarta to escape the hustle bustle of the big city for a few days in the smaller picturesque city.
Sunshine Bay Waterpark, also known as Taman Wisata Matahari
, is a great place to experience while visiting Puncak. The waterpark is full of many watersports and attractions, as well as areas for picnics and group activities. There are many hotels near the waterpark, making it easy to get to the fun without a lot of travel time. Taman Safari
is a wildlife conservation center and zoo complete with a safari experience, a theme park, and exhibits and animal shows. It’s a full day of fun and activity, especially perfect for those traveling with children. .
There’s much more to see in and around Puncak, and the interactive map on this page is a great way to find out where the attractions and hotels can be found in this interesting city.