December 1, 2022

2 Playgrounds and Children’s Education in Bandung That Must Be Visited

When visiting Bandung, are you confused about where to play and learn for your children?

Calm. Do not be confused. There are many playgrounds in Bandung that can be fun and can educate your children at the same time. Your children are guaranteed not to feel bored while in this playground. Also, your children are guaranteed to get at least one lesson from this playground.

So, what are the 5 playgrounds in Bandung that can empower your children? Here I explain the 5 playgrounds:

Taman Lalu Lintas

The name of this playground is Taman Lalu Lintas also known as Taman Ade Irma Suryani. The name of this playground is taken from the function of this playground itself. If the name of this playground translated into English, literally this playground means a “traffic playground”.

This playground was inaugurated in 1958, and it took 2 years for the construction. There is an accident in 1965 that killed a kid.

The Operational Schedule

Monday                : 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Tuesday                : 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday          : 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Thursday              : 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Friday                   : Closed

Saturday               : 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Sunday                 : 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

I recommand you to come at 10:00 a.m., thus you will spend time here not in a hurry.

The Location

The location of Taman Lalu Lintas is at Jalan Belitung Number1, Sumur Bandung, Bandung City. You can find this playground easily because it is located in the center of Bandung City.

The Entery Ticket

For the visitor, the ticket of the enterence to this playground will cost around IDR 10,000. Both children and adults will be charged the same fee, IDR 10,000. However, it i just an entery ticket. For other rides in Taman Lalu Lintas, aditional fees will becharged.

So, what is in this playground?

  • Train Rides

This rides will cost IDR 10,000. The train will bring you and your children to the whole of this playground. This train will circle the playground. Of course, you and your children are able to see everything in the playground.

  • Traffic Signs

Just like the name of the playground, there are many traffic signs in it. It is equipped with an understanding of the sign itself thus both of you and your children can read it and understand the sign well.

  • Children’s Swimming Pool

This swimming pool is only for children, adults cannot swim in it. The depth of the swimming pool is less than 1 meter. The children wil be safe because this swimming pool is very short. It costs IDR 10,000. Your children can bring or borrow buoys. There is also a slide and fountains.

  • Bicycle Rides

It costs also IDR 10,000. It is only for children. By paying IDR 10,000, your children will get a bicycle, a helmet and other safety rides. In this bicycle track, the children will see a lot of traffic signs that must be followed by them. It will train the children to obey the signs and drive well in the future.

  • Carousel

This carousel can be used for children and adults. But, the horses are only for the children. Adults can sit on the banch on the carousel. It costs same as others, IDR 10,000.

  • Picnic Area

Because of this playground is huge, you can picnic in it. You can sit everywhere you want, but do not disturb the tracks. You can also bring foods and drinks. Do not worry, if you do not bring any, you can buy some at the outside of the playground.

Taman Lalu Lintas is the right choice to play and learn at the same time. Both of adults and the children will learn everything about traffic in Indonesia.

Jendela Alam

When we translate Jendela Alam, it means “The Nature Window” literally. If you want to introduce nature to your children, this playground is the best choice. There are many rides in it which relate to the nature.

The Operational Schedule

Monday                : 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday                : 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Wednesday          : 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Thursday              : 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Friday                   : 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Saturday               : 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Sunday                 : 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

I also recommand you to visit Jendela Alam at 9:00 a.m., because there are a lot of places that should you try.

The Location

Jendela Alam is located at Jalan Sersan Bajuri, Lembang, West Bandung. You can find this playground easily because it is near to some tourist destination in Lembang, Bandung.

The Entery Ticket

On the weekday, you only have to pay IDR 20,000 for each person. If you come on weekend, you have to pay IDR 25,000 for each person. It is not including the rides. You have to pay extra for each ride. It will cost around IDR 15,000 – IDR 60,000. If you come with your family, you also get a guide to lead you from a place to other places at Jendela Alam.

Here are the rides at Jendela Alam:

  • Mini Waterboom

Because of the place of this playgroundi is on the high ground, the water of the mini waterboom will be a little bit cold. It costs IDR 20,000.

  • Ponny Rides

It is only for children because the horses that they use are the little horses. Your children will follow the track while riding the horse. Do not worry, there is a guard for each ponny thus your children will be safed. It costs IDR 20,000.

  • Goats Cage

Both of children and adults can do this thing. You can buy some carrots to feed the goats in its cage. You can also pet them.

  • Cows Cage

Besides goats cage, you can also give cows its food and pet them. If you are lucky, you can also do milking cow.

  • Chicken Cage

There is a chicken cage, too. You can also take some eggs from the chicken if you are lucky. This cage a little bit more stink than the other cage. You will be charged if you take home some eggs.

  • Rabbits Cage

If you have a lot  of carrots, you can also feed the rabbits. There are many rabbits in a room. Each rabbit has its own cage. You can pet them if you want.

  • Tomato Garden

There are also some gardens at Jendela Alam, one of them is a tomato garden. If there is a ripe tomato, you can pick it from the tree directly. But, you will be charged if you want to take the tomatoes home.

  • Paprica Garden

In this gardem you will find a lot of papricas : red paprica, yellow paprica and green paprica. You can also pick it from the tree directly. But again, you will be charged if you want to take the paprica home.

  • Carrot Garden

Besides buy some carrots for the goats, you can also pick some carrots directly. Of course, you will be charged, but it will be fun if you and your children pict it directly from the garden.

  • Flying Fox

There are two kinds of flying foxes: mini flying fox and big flying fox. If your children is under 6 years old, you can choose the mini flying fox. If your children are older than it, you can choose the big flying fox. Actually, adults can ride big flying fox, too. The mini flying fox costs IDR 25,000. However, the big flying fox costs IDR 35,000.

  • Bicycle Rides

Just like at Taman Lalu Lintas Bandung, Jendela Alam also has a bicylce rides. The track is more broad than the track at Taman Lalu Lintas. It costs IDR 15,000. Don’t worry, the track is safe.

  • Segway Rides

The track of segway rides is same as the track of bicycle rides. It costs IDR 25,000. The children who are under the age, they will not get a permission to ride a segway. However, the adults can ride this rides. But, the only thing you have to do before ride this rides is understand how to use a segway. Don’t worry, the guard will teach you first then let you in to the rides.

So, there are the two playgounds and children’s education that must be visited. Taman Lalu Lintas will give you and your children the informations about the meaning of the traffic signs in Indonesia, while Jendela Alam will give you and your children the informations about nature just like animals and plants.

It will be a good decission if you bring your children to those places. Besides they will have a lot of fun, they also learn a lot. Do not forget to bring some foods, so you guys can do a mini picnic while watching your children learn something or maybe do a picnic with your children.

Do not forget to come to Taman Lalu Lintas and Jendela Alam in Bandung, bring the children.

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