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Located 300m above sea level and just an hour's train journey south of Jakarta, BOGOR enjoys a cool, wet climate and is home to the famously lush Kebun Raya Bogor or Botanical Gardens (daily 8am–5pm; Rp9500, plus Rp2000 for the orchid house; catch bus #2 from the train station), which were founded by Sir Stamford Raffles in 1811. In the gardens, pathways wind between towering bamboo stands, climbing bougainvillea, a small tropical rainforest, and ponds full of water lilies and fountains. Perhaps the garden's best-known occupants are the giant rafflesia and bungu bangkai, two of the world's …
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