West Java is the western third of the island of Java, Indonesia. West Java used to include Banten Province. This article covers both provinces. Indonesian language, being official, is widely spoken and understood, and is the main language used in big cities and the Jakarta metropolitan area, almost universally understood.
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Jakarta is the capital and largest city of Indonesia, located on the northwest of the island of Java.
Bogor is a city in West Java, Indonesia. Some 60 km south of Jakarta, Bogor is the "bo" of the massive Jabotabek conurbation, with 3,000,000 people or so of its own.
In West Java
Pangandaran is a small town and a subdistrict in southern Ciamis regency, West Java, Indonesia on the southern coast of Java.
Soekarno Hatta International Airport is located on the island of Java and serves Indonesia's capital, Jakarta.
Tangerang is a satellite city of Jakarta in West Java, Indonesia. The head of government in the city of Tangerang is a mayor.
Puncak, literally translates to Peak, is a weekend getaway that has beautiful view of tea plantation.
Ujung Kulon National Park is in West Java, Indonesia. The national park is located in the extreme south-western tip of Java on the Sunda shelf, includes the Ujung Kulon peninsula and several offshore islands and encompasses the natural reserve of Krakatoa.
Sukabumi is a city in West Java. It is located at the south west cape of Java. Sukabumi may refer to two different locations.
Pelabuhan Ratu is a port city in West Java. It is known for surfing spot in West Java.
Bekasi is a city in West Java, Indonesia, not far from the capital, Jakarta. It is part of the "Jabotabek" region that makes up the conurbation around Jakarta.
Depok is a city in West Java and the "de" of the massive Jabodetabek conurbation around Jakarta.
Thousand Islands National Park is a marine national park in West Java, Indonesia, directly north of and easily accessible from Jakarta.
Cimaja is in West Java, Indonesia. Cimaja is a small town west of Pelabuhan Ratu, known as a surfer's destination in west Java.
Cirebon is a city in West Java. It's located near border with Central Java Its name is often said to be derived from the Sundanese words of "Cai" and "Rebon".
Pangumbahan Beach Turtle Sanctuary is in West Java Indonesia. Pengumbahan is a prolific Giant Green Sea Turtle nesting beach.
Tasikmalaya is a city and regency south east of Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. Tasikmalaya is also known as simply Tasik, which means 'sea'.
Anyer Kidul is a city in the province of Banten, on the Indonesian island of Java.
Ciamis is a city in West Java. Since it is located in major south route of Java island, it is pretty easy to go to Ciamis by car.
Carita Beach is in Banten, the western province of West Java, in Indonesia. A 2.5 hour drive from Jakarta.
Garut is a hill resort near Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. In colonial times, Garut was known as "the Switzerland of Java".
Cianjur is a non-touristic city in West Java. Cianjur has around 150.000 inhabitants.
Mount Halimun Salak National Park is in West Java, Indonesia. The national park board offers two Lodging options: Home stay at Citalahab village is a nice way to get right into the heart of the local community.
Rangkasbitung is a city in West Java, Indonesia. It is the capital of Lebak Regency.
Serang is the capital city of Banten province, in West Java Indonesia. the population of the city is 600.000 when it is estimated.