Ciater Hot Spring in Subang Regency, West Java Province - Indonesia

Once enjoying beautiful nature of Lembang Sub-District, travelers should relieve their tiredness at Ciater Hot Spring. The location is in Nagrak Village and it belongs to Subang Regency. As tourists may expect, they can take a bath in such comfy public bath, which is both warm and healthy. The other name is Sari Ater Hot Spring and it has become tourists’ favorite spot when it comes to lessening. Not only it is popular among the locals, the hot spring has lured several outsiders and foreigners who are interested in it.

The Nuance
Where does the hot water come from? According to the locals, the source is located in a nearby volcano, Tangkuban Perahu (which also owns an interesting legend). The locals have built a pond to contain such hot water and mix it with fresh water. As the result, it becomes warm and safe for bathing. The area has the width of about 30 hectares and it features beautiful mountain views as well. Not to mention the pond features unique landscape and ornaments to increase its aesthetic value. No wonder, visitors feel content when spending some time at this site.

Exploring Ciater Hot Spring
The first thing to do in Ciater Hot Spring is to learn its history. According to the locals, the site was once a haunted forest. Plus, lots of big trees grew there! It is said a villager wanted to chop down one of those trees. While chopping, he was startled by the sudden burst of water coming from such tree. Instead of being afraid, he felt grateful to the God. Due to such new source of water, his village suffered drought no more. Despite the legend, the hot spring was inaugurated as a new vacation destination since 1960. Mr. Embos introduced this site to the society. Thanks to him.

Almost all visitors want to get in the hot spring and take a bath in it. After all, the pond is safe for both kids and adults. The locals even believe that the water brings good effects to their health and skin! No wonder, lots of people keep coming to the site in order to conduct therapy and get rid of stresses caused by busy daily routines.

Another great thing about Ciater Hot Spring is the environment. The site is surrounded by lush and clean nature, featuring some tea plantations near to it. Even a beautiful waterfall resides in this area! For those who look for a better privacy, they can rent VIP rooms instead of joining other tourists on the public pond. They need to pay some fee to get such benefit, though.

Nearby Attractions

  • Tangkuban Perahu Mountain
  • Jayagiri Forest Adventure
  • Cimahi Waterfall

How to Get There
From Bandung City, travelers should head to Subang Regency first. The trip may take around 1 hour and 20 minutes as the distance is 29.9 km. Later, their next destination is Nagrak Village where the hot spring resides. For a faster trip, make sure to take Dago Giri Street, though.

Where to Stay

  • Puspa Sari Hotel
  • Saputra Sari Hotel

Latest News

Bogor Botanical Garden Collections

In the Journal of Nature (a scientific journal of high repute), Mounce et al (2017) revealed, widely that Botanical Gardens around the world have collected at least 105,634 species or equivalent to 30% of all known plant diversity worldwide. However, it was also disclosed that there are an estimated 75% of species that have not been conserved in the tropics. Therefore, the Bogor Botanical Gardens which incidentally located in the tropics and are included in the oldest botanical gardens in Southeast Asia, must be able to answer the conservation challenges…

History of Bogor Botanical Gardens

The Bogor Botanical Gardens are the only natural destination in the middle of Bogor city with 87 hectares area. The transportation support capacity is very adequate to access this tourist location. Easy toll access and public transportation access are widely available, which are added values ??for the existence of this tourist location. The existence of the Bogor Botanical Gardens itself cannot be separated from the historical value of the existence of the Dutch in the colonial period, where it is known that the Bogor Botanical Gardens was founded by the…

Ranca Upas, Camping Place in Bandung

Ranca Upas is one of the tourist destinations in Bandung. Here you can camp while looking at the herd of deer and stunning scenery. Ranca Upas is a tourist spot located in Rancabali District, Bandung Regency, West Java. Ranca Upas is also known as campground, which is a favorite place for nature lovers. At Ranca Upas you can camp in the meadow on a hill of about 1700 meters above sea level. The view in the morning really amazes like being abroad. Moreover, the cool air makes the atmosphere more…

3 Most Popular Waterfalls in West Java

Last year, the waterfall or in local language called as ‘curug’, became a very popular tourist destination for tourists. Its presence in remote areas makes tourists more curious and feels challenged to reach it. Local waterfalls are also crowded because at that time Indonesian citizens were hit by boredom due to the Corona virus pandemic which forced them to cancel their vacation plans. West Java is not only famous for its beautiful beaches and mountains. The area, which is divided into 18 districts and nine cities, also has tourism potential…

Hotel Deals of the Day
Interesting Links
Indonesia Map HD
Find Us on :
Find Us on :