Access to Kawah Putih
Public transportation is available to get to the Kawah Putih tourist spot. From the center of the city of Bandung Tourist can take a public mini van to the Kebon Kelapa or Leuwi Panjang public transportation terminal.
From there take another public mini van to Situ Patengang area. It will take about one hour from Leuwi Panjang to reach the Kawah Putih area.
For those planning to take private cars, you can take the following route as a general guide. From the Husein Sastranegara Airport, drive to the Kopo area, then proceed to the Cibaduyut leather industry center, then to Soreang, and then to Ciwidey.
From the main gate of the Ciwidey District, drive right ahead for about 4 Kilometers to reach the Kawah Putih area.
For visitors driving from Jakarta, you can go through the Cipularang toll road, then take the Kopo exit gate, proceed to Soreang, then drive south to Ciwidey. It will take you about 20-30 minutes.drive from Ciwidey to the Kawah Putih site.
Perhutani provides an accommodation facility called Patuha Resort, which is located about 2 kilometers from the Kawah Putih site.
The resort is located in a forest area at the foothills of Mount Patuha, providing a beautiful night view of South Bandung.
The climate in the resort, which is located 1,200 meters above sea level, is quite chilly with temperature ranging around 14-18 degrees C, thus providing a suitable get way from the hustle and bustle of the city life.
With a wood-based structure and minimalist design, the resort is the closest lodging facility from the Kawah Putih site, and other tourist spots such as the Cimanggu hot springs, and Kampung Cai Ranca Upas camp site.
The resort has a fire place facility, which will Light up your mood during the evening.
The Patuha Resort has 44 bedrooms and two villas, with price range of IDR 525,000 – IDR 1,12 5,000 per evening.