Tangkuban perahu montain is located about 30 km north of Bandung. This beautiful place is located in Lembang area, approximately 30 minutes from Bandung using Tangkuban bermotor.Gunung vehicle has an altitude as high as 2084 meters. This mountain became one of the attractive tourist destination in West Java. Natural environment is cool, and hot springs in the legs of the mountain. A row of elongated craters, the main attraction is actually tersendiri.Tangkuban Boat volcano. Tangkuban boat named because its shape resembles an inverted ship.
Boat Tangkuban name itself very closely with a legend who is very famous Sundanese land, namely Sangkuriang. tangkuban perahu montain which from a distance looked like a boat upside down, supposedly caused by a supernatural power that failed Sangkuriang finish its job of making the boat overnight to marry Dayang Sumbi is none other than his own mother. Because so pissed can not finish making the boat, the boat finally kicked Sangkuriang these unfinished. Diataslah legend who became strong link in the naming of thermodynamics Boat.
Boat Enchantment thermodynamics is so amazing, even, when the weather clears, the curve of the soil on the crater walls can be seen clearly, in sharp contrast with the green trees around the volcano. Not only that, the basic crater can we enjoy the beauty that is very admirable. Natural beauty is what makes Tangkuban Perahu become one of the leading natural tourist attractions of West Java province, especially in Bandung.
The road to Tangkuban boat, dikiri right the way you’ll see a green carpet of tea gardens and rows of pine trees. His name is also the mountain, it is definitely very cool air at all times. Because Tangkuban mountain trim the boat is still active to this day, it had always been a lot of eruption which left the remaining crater eruption. Currently Craters have been used as a place wisata.Kawah-crater craters include Queen, Upas, Domas, New, Jurig, Rhino, Jurian, Demon and Pangguyungan Rhino. Among these craters, Crater Queen is the largest crater, followed by Upas Crater which lies adjacent to the crater of the Queen. Some craters remove sulfur smell of smoke, there is even prohibited to descend the crater, because the smell of toxic smoke.
If your visit to Bandung, take the time you visit the Tangkuban boat. Cool weather, beautiful scenery, all of them will make you satisfied. Willingness to visit the boat means that you have been enjoying the natural attractions, tours lagenda, and also shopping. Because in this mountain region we encountered a lot of merchants who sell various sauvenir, food, etc.. On the lip of this crater you can also take a walk with a rented horse, all of which will increase the satisfaction you travel. Come and Enjoy ..!!!