BOGOR, AN OLD CITY WITH BEAUTIFUL BOTANICAL GARDEN AND PRESIDENT PALACE

Bogor President Palace inside Botanical Garden

Bogor President Palace inside Botanical Garden

Bogor is a sub district of West Java Province, lying 60 km south of the capital city of Indonesia Jakarta, the town has grown around 18th century, is famous for its Botanical Garden(Kebun Raya) which covers an area of 110 hectares founded in 1817 was conceived by Sir Thomas Stamford Raffless, Botanical Garden were used to research and develop plants and seeds from other parts of the Indonesian archipelago, it is “a museum”which contains more than 15,000 species of trees and plants. The Bogor Presidential Palace was built by the Dutch Governor General in 1745 originally and restored in 1832, it was located inside the Botanical Garden area.

Bogor Botanical Garden & President Palace

Bogor Botanical Garden & President Palace

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