Indonesia has so many kinds of folk and culture that can lead us to some beautiful places in this country, including Tangkuban Parahu. This mountain is believed as the result of Sangkuriang’s anger because he did get her mother as a wife. Apart from the story, Tangkuban Parahu is very wonderful. How wonderful is it? Let’s find out.
Tangkuban Parahu is a name of a mountain in West Java. This mountain some active craters around it that release sulfur gas everytime, so maybe for some people it is quite disturbing that is why it is recommended to bring mask or tissue for everyone who cannot stand with this gas. Using private car is the easiest way to reach this place. You can reach it through Setiabudi street until Lembang market. Then take a four junction until you see the gate of Tangkuban Parahu. The price of ticket is various based on what vehicle it is. Visitor should pay 13000 per person and 50000 for foreign tourist. If you take a car, you have to pay 10000/car and 5000/ motor cycle. It opens everyday from 8 am to 6 pm
Besides offering the mountain scenery, Tangkuban Parahu has some craters that have beautiful scenery such as Upas, Ratu and Domas. The hot air around the craters feels so warm in the body even visitor can dip feet in the Domas crater to relax it. One thing that you should be remembered, stay away from the active craters such as Upas and Ratu, especially nowadays when an eruption has happened there, but anyway Tangkuban Parahu still safe to visit in safe zone.